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Gold makes run toward $1,300 as risk flares from UK to MidEast

Gold makes run toward $1,300 as risk flares from UK to MidEast

Gold is 13 percent higher in 2017, and a Bloomberg survey this week signals more gains

MidEast set to lead the race in space mining

Most resources would be processed and used in space although it may be economic to ship some commodities, such as platinum, back to Earth

Gold hits 3-month peak on heightened political risk

Political worries spur safe-haven demand for bullion

Oil prices edge up on reports of Saudi supply cuts

Prices for Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil prices, were trading at $53.75 per barrel, up 11 cents from their last close

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Saudi economic potential lures investors

Saudi economic potential lures investors

Comment: Aruba Khalid, senior analyst at The Delma Institute, says Saudi Arabia's reforms have helped its potential inclusion on the MSCI Emerging Market Index

StartUp advice: The importance of choosing your investors wisely

StartUp advice: The importance of choosing your investors wisely

If you’re a startup with big ambition, it pays to do your homework on your prospective investors – just as they’ll do their homework on you, writes Jon Richards, CEO of compareit4me.com

Why we need not fear the cranes in Dubai

Why we need not fear the cranes in Dubai

OPINION: As the Dubai construction industry experiences a reboot, long-term residents may feel pangs of worry. But there are plenty of new angles that suggest a more durable market.

Apple's Genius system is devoid of logic

Apple's Genius system is devoid of logic

Comment: A run-in with the tech giant’s customer support programme suggests there are still benefits to human interaction.

UAE politics can be understood only through education

UAE politics can be understood only through education

Opinion - “It is part of our efforts to create a generation of politically savvy young Emiratis”.

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E-mail and social media etiquette in the modern business world

E-mail and social media etiquette in the modern business world

OPINION: Social media and e-mail may be great communication tools for your business, but thought needs to be given before we send or post anything

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How Ramadan has earned prime spot on Gulf fashion calendar

How Ramadan has earned prime spot on Gulf fashion calendar

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Saudi Arabia's new heir leads revolution of powerful millennials

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Community comes first: CEO of iCare Insure, Leena Parwani Q+A

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Snap to the future: The rise of Evan Spiegel

Live is good for Evan Spiegel. His company went public with a US$33 billion valuation...

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