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NEWS »

Mubadala losses widened to US$1.14bn in 2011

Abu Dhabi investment firm blames “volatility in global marketplace” and declining real estate values

Syria violence eases as ceasefire begins

Violence halts after President al-Assad pledged to observe UN brokered ceasefire

Saudi Aramco said to double gasoline imports in April, May

Crude exporter will ramp up imports to compensate offline refinery

Kuwait bourse to launch NASDAQ-backed trading system

New system will allow trades of as little as one share a time, says bourse

Arabtec names Aabar chairman, CEO to board

Dubai builder nominates four execs from Aabar in growing sign of Abu Dhabi influence

UAE slams Iran over disputed Gulf island visit

Foreign minister says President Ahmadinejad's visit to Abu Musa is "flagrant violation" of sovereignty

RIM plans flagship Dubai shop in MidEast push

Embattled smartphone maker want to capitalise on high regional demand

Luxury cars makers struggle to meet MidEast demand

Regional dealers say wait-lists for some brands are between five months and two years

New Nakheel Palm project 'complete in 18 months'

Developer says it has already sold US$60m of property in Palma Residences

REVEALED: Where to invest in buy-to-let property

Knight Frank survey reveals the global property markets with the highest average rents in 2011

1/3 of Dubai residents not charged housing fee - poll

ArabianBusiness.com poll revealed huge disparity between people paying

Saudi princess seeks more rights for women

Princess Basma Bint Saud Bin Abdulaziz says constitution, not driving, is big priority

University shut Dubai branch over Iran spy fears

CIA advised Michigan State University to refuse 2009 bailout, incurring US$3.7m loss

REVEALED: Dubai's 20 most popular companies

Arabian Business research reveals the top 20 most traded companies on the Dubai Financial Market over the last month

Passengers in flap after Kuwait Airways drama

Travellers unimpressed as flight to Beirut ends up back in Kuwait via Cyprus

Full steam ahead for UAE investment - Dubai ruler

HH Sheikh Mohammed says Gulf state will continue to invest in citizens' futures

OPINIONS »

Can anyone stop Al Jazeera?

It will be interesting to see how BSkyB copes with Al Jazeera's threat to broadcast Premier League games in Europe

VIDEOS »

Man climbs Moscow skyscraper

A man has posted a video of himself climbing a 577ft building in Moscow, Russia

Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed receives ambassadors

UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum received the new ambassadors of Sweden, Morocco and Australia

North Korea readies rocket launch

North Korea fueled up a rocket Wednesday in preparation for what appeared to be an imminent liftoff

10-year old gives birth in Colombia

10-year-old girl from the Colombian Wayuu tribe gives birth. Mother and baby doing well

Latest Reader Comments

US campaigners lambast Qatar Airways' Las Vegas expansion
James Binding : The Middle East are the largest customers to Boeing currently, the GCC Carriers are in actual fact creating jobs within the U.S. economy, this element is being completely overlooked!

The following is even taken from Boeing's website:

Boeing has forecast that the Middle East will r...
Dubai, UAE. - Tuesday, 6 December 2016 9:21 AM

Dubai 'not ready for Michelin' says Vineet Bhatia
WHJ : @Tony. You raise your hand for 15 mins to get the check?! hmmm...are you raising your hand high enough? Did you try standing up and waving? This is truly a phenomenon that must be closely examined. 15 minutes is way too long. The maximum recorded waiting time for a check is 11 minutes.
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UAE - Tuesday, 6 December 2016 9:21 AM

UAE hotel rates in October slump to lowest level since 2005
Telcoguy : @khalid if you are flying people mostly from Europe and Asia Dubai hospitality is currently great value. Flying with QA makes it usually cheaper, or if you have a meeting in other GCC country and then make a stop over of 2-3 days. It is interesting that this place is more interesting now as a meetin...
Lima - Tuesday, 6 December 2016 9:17 AM

Dubai issues new property marketing regulations for real estate agents
RAK : Next step would be to reduce those fees from 5% to something more realistic (2%?) on both sales and rental transactions!...
KSA - Monday, 5 December 2016 3:13 PM

Six injured in 25-car pile-up on Al Ain-Abu Dhabi road
savio : UAE governments need to address the Road safety issues as soon as possible or death on the road will continue to grow as population grow and cars on the roads by facto. Driving daily from Dubai to Abu Dhabi and the reality of dangers in over speeding, not keeping space between cars is flagrant. With...
dubai - Monday, 5 December 2016 1:08 PM

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Car manufacturers are witnessing a boom in the luxury-loving Gulf

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PHOTOS: Stunning photos of Saudi capital Riyadh
Selection of images shows pace of development in Saudi Arabian capital
PHOTOS: REVEALED: Where to invest in buy-to-let properties
Knight Frank's global survey unveils the global property markets with the highest average rents in 2011
PHOTOS: Qatar and India rulers sign agreements
Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, meets with Indian Prime Minsiter Manmohan Singh in New Delhi on April 9, 2012
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