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Twitter stock hits 7-month high on takeover rumours

Microblogging firm reportedly rebuffed advances from two suitors

Abu Dhabi bourse suspends trading in three stocks

Shares in Dana Gas, RAK Ceramics and Gulf Cement suspended on Sunday over 'technical problems'

Damac shares surge on Dubai market listing

Developer is up 14% from its London close last Friday

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
AD NATL ENERGY AED 0.70 0.06 9.38 %
NATL BK OF AD AED 11.00 0.35 3.29 %
AGTHIA GROUP AED 7.43 0.18 2.48 %
ALDAR PROPERTIES AED 2.72 0.06 2.26 %
FIRST GULF BK AED 15.20 0.25 1.67 %
AD COMMERCIAL BK AED 7.69 0.11 1.45 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
RAK CMT & CONST AED 1.36 -0.15 -9.93 %
NATL MARINE DRDG AED 4.77 -0.52 -9.83 %
AD SHIPBLDG CO. AED 2.40 -0.23 -8.75 %
EM DRIVING CO AED 5.50 -0.50 -8.33 %
GULF CEMENT CO AED 1.02 -0.06 -5.56 %
METHAQ AED 0.68 -0.03 -4.23 %
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Opinion: S&P's flawed guesstimates on Dubai property, by Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor

Opinion: S&P's flawed guesstimates on Dubai property, by Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor

The leading Dubai business leader says the property price slump predicted by credit ratings agency Standard & Poor’s is "unfounded speculation" and "risks denting investor confidence and becoming a self-fulfilling prophecy, unless it is challenged by people [who]... have a real understanding of trends"

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Five reasons your marketing strategy is no longer working

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Big things have small beginnings

Big things have small beginnings

Abu Dhabi’s Takamul initiative has the potential to change the entrepreneurial landscape in the UAE, says Ed Attwood

Helal Almarri: the man who can

Helal Almarri: the man who can

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Ramadan: Think twice before you invest

Ramadan: Think twice before you invest

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The DIFC finally becomes king of the castle

The DIFC finally becomes king of the castle

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Fraud, corruption, leaks or security threats? This is the man Gulf firms call when they really need help

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