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Virgin Megastore opens Saudi Arabia's biggest Apple store
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Virgin Megastore opens Saudi Arabia's biggest Apple store

Saturday, 29 August 2015 12:49 AM

1,900 sq m shop opens at Red Sea Mall in Jeddah as retailer targets Saudi's growing youth population

Saudi mall starts work on $53.3m expansion project
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Saudi mall starts work on $53.3m expansion project

Saturday, 29 August 2015 12:48 AM

Red Sea Mall in Jeddah will create 4,000 sq m outdoor shopping area as part of development

UAE says set to cut retail petrol, diesel prices in September
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UAE says set to cut retail petrol, diesel prices in September

Thursday, 27 August 2015 1:47 PM

Ministry of Energy announces drop in prices for all fuel categories as new policy linked to global levels continues

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Opportunities for Indian jewellers

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:41 PM

Jewellers in India are preparing for the forthcoming Varalakshmi Vratham festival, worshiping the goddess Varalakshmi.

Dubai stands firm over UK boarding pass row
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Dubai stands firm over UK boarding pass row

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 10:25 AM

Airport passengers are only asked to show boarding passes “a few times a year”, it has been claimed

Kuwait consumer boycott forces down price of 'king of fish'
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Kuwait consumer boycott forces down price of 'king of fish'

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 8:49 PM

Boycott is a sign of the difficulties which Gulf gov'ts may face as they try to save money by cutting food subsidies

Gulf private equity firms battle for Saudi supermarket chain
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Gulf private equity firms battle for Saudi supermarket chain

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 6:23 PM

Sources say deal for Al Raya for Foodstuff Co is likely to be worth as much as $300m

Saudi Arabia to get cinemas
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Saudi Arabia to get cinemas

Monday, 24 August 2015 2:22 PM

Contrary to popular belief, cinemas are not banned in the conservative kingdom and businessmen are being sought to launch the first public movies

Apple store openings ‘delayed’ - reports
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Apple store openings ‘delayed’ - reports

Sunday, 23 August 2015 2:21 PM

Planned launch of outlets in Mall of the Emirates and Yas Mall has been pushed back by up to two months

No special treatment for tech giant Apple, says UAE official
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No special treatment for tech giant Apple, says UAE official

Thursday, 20 August 2015 7:49 PM

Ministry of Economy responds to reports that US firm is receiving exemption from foreign ownership laws to encourage it to open stores in the UAE

New UAE fuel price policy to raise public transport use - survey
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New UAE fuel price policy to raise public transport use - survey

Thursday, 20 August 2015 2:06 PM

More than 20% of people polled say they will increase their public transport use following deregulation of petrol prices

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Apple said to win exemption from UAE foreign ownership laws
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Apple said to win exemption from UAE foreign ownership laws

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 4:37 PM

US tech giant reportedly gets green light to open first Middle East stores in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

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Abu Dhabi Int'l says commercial sales top $192m in H1
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Abu Dhabi Int'l says commercial sales top $192m in H1

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 3:37 PM

Operator Abu Dhabi Airports says sales rise nearly 11% to set new half-yearly record

ADNOC says drivers paying too much by using wrong fuel
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ADNOC says drivers paying too much by using wrong fuel

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 2:31 PM

CEO says drivers who have been using the incorrect, higher fuel Octane level do not gain on performance

Dubai's MAF to open 12th City Centre mall on Sept 1
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Dubai's MAF to open 12th City Centre mall on Sept 1

Tuesday, 18 August 2015 2:04 PM

Majid Al Futtaim says City Centre Me’aisem will open in Dubai's International Media Production Zone


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