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Kuwait finds tonnes of rotten food in largest ever raid
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Kuwait finds tonnes of rotten food in largest ever raid

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 11:55 AM

During the two-day operation inspectors found workers had changed expiry date labels on food boxes

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Tobacco giants join e-cigarette market

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 12:08 PM

The big tobacco companies have launched an assault on the emerging so-called e-cigarette market, as their sales for traditional leaf products go up in smoke, at least in mature western markets.

ENOC says self service now available at all Dubai fuel stations
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ENOC says self service now available at all Dubai fuel stations

Monday, 21 April 2014 2:54 PM

Service is offered from midnight to 6am but retailer says keen to extend facility to regular operational hours

Saudi retailer sees 40% surge in quarterly net profit
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Saudi retailer sees 40% surge in quarterly net profit

Monday, 21 April 2014 1:28 PM

Alhokair, which holds franchise for brands such as M&S and Zara, makes more than $50m in three months to March 31

Saudi Savola Group Q1 net profit rises 43%
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Saudi Savola Group Q1 net profit rises 43%

Sunday, 20 April 2014 1:54 PM

Saudi retail company posts $112.3m profit in the first three months of 2014

German car maker says MidEast sales up 18% in Q1
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German car maker says MidEast sales up 18% in Q1

Saturday, 19 April 2014 10:41 AM

BMW delivers more than 7,400 vehicles during first quarter; UAE remains biggest market in the region

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Bond St most expensive for shopping in Europe

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 12:41 PM

Old Bond Street in London has been named as the most expensive shopping street in Europe. A report by property advisers Colliers International listed the popular destination as the most expensive, with rents of £839 ($1,400) per square foot per year.

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Emirates launches first A380 simulator in the Middle East
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Emirates launches first A380 simulator in the Middle East

Monday, 14 April 2014 2:28 PM

New attraction has opened alongside airline's 10th Emirates Official Store at The Dubai Mall

Al Ghurair Centre boss pans marketing of Dubai malls
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Al Ghurair Centre boss pans marketing of Dubai malls

Monday, 14 April 2014 1:19 PM

David Thurling brands marketing 'typical and predictive' as Al Ghurair embarks on large-scale street events

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UAE food suppliers could face up to 3yrs jail, fines for selling rotten produce
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UAE food suppliers could face up to 3yrs jail, fines for selling rotten produce

Monday, 14 April 2014 10:27 AM

A new draft law will be debated by the Federal National Council on Tuesday

Interview: Axiom Telecom CEO Faisal Al Bannai
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Interview: Axiom Telecom CEO Faisal Al Bannai

Sunday, 13 April 2014 7:07 PM

For Faisal Al Bannai, CEO of Axiom Telecom, adaptability is key to success in a rapidly changing mobile phone sector

UAE's Lulu to invest $200m in Malaysian hypermarkets
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UAE's Lulu to invest $200m in Malaysian hypermarkets

Sunday, 13 April 2014 2:35 PM

Abu Dhabi-based retail firm inks deal with Malaysian gov't to expand footprint over the next few years

Saudi Arabia mulls shorter shopping hours to boost jobs
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Saudi Arabia mulls shorter shopping hours to boost jobs

Sunday, 13 April 2014 1:39 PM

Gulf kingdom said to eye change in opening hours in move aimed at making sales jobs more attractive

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Work starts on Audi workshop as part of $245m UAE expansion
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Work starts on Audi workshop as part of $245m UAE expansion

Friday, 11 April 2014 9:49 AM

Audi dealer Al Nabooda Automobiles says new facility is slated for completion by the beginning of 2015

Yas Mall tenants accelerate fit-outs for November opening
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Yas Mall tenants accelerate fit-outs for November opening

Friday, 11 April 2014 9:47 AM

Aldar Properties says key anchor stores are now on site to prepare for mall opening during Abu Dhabi F1 weekend


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