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Lenders eye exit as Dubai World seeks to revise $25bn debt deal

Lenders eye exit as Dubai World seeks to revise $25bn debt deal

Economic recovery in Dubai is pushing both creditors and debtors to weigh new strategies in restructuring of state-owned giant

Obama says will be hard to get a new ceasefire in Gaza

Obama says will be hard to get a new ceasefire in Gaza

US president speaks out after the latest truce fell apart in Gaza; defends role of Secretary of State John Kerry

Abu Dhabi hotels see occupancy, RevPAR rises in H1

Abu Dhabi hotels see occupancy, RevPAR rises in H1

New data also shows improve performance for hotels in Jeddah and Doha in first half of 2014

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Man's best friend?

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Why good enough never is good enough

Why good enough never is good enough

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Airbus A350 goes on world tour ahead of Qatar delivery
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Airbus A350 goes on world tour ahead of Qatar delivery

New aircraft in final stage towards certification; set to be deliver to Qatar Airways by the end of 2014

Gulf IPOs dominate Middle East market during Q2
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Gulf IPOs dominate Middle East market during Q2

Ernst & Young says strong performance in regional market is likely to continue for rest of 2014

Saudi king labels Israeli offensive in Gaza a war crime
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Saudi king labels Israeli offensive in Gaza a war crime

King Abdullah criticises international inaction over Israel's offensive in Gaza

Boeing says 55,000 new pilots needed in Middle East
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Boeing says 55,000 new pilots needed in Middle East

US plane manufacturer releases report that also says 62,000 technicians needed in region in next 20 years

Truce crumbles as 40 killed in Gaza, rockets hit Israel
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Truce crumbles as 40 killed in Gaza, rockets hit Israel

Most ambitious attempt so far to end more than three weeks of fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants lasts only hours

Emirates tops world for First Class, Business capacity
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Emirates tops world for First Class, Business capacity

Industry data shows Dubai airline clocks 876 million available seat kilometres in premium capacity

Bahrain sets up panel to pick high-level gov't execs
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Bahrain sets up panel to pick high-level gov't execs

Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa issues edict to help regulate appointments to high positions in public sector

UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia boost Marriott's Q2 earnings
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UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia boost Marriott's Q2 earnings

Strong performances in Gulf states help to offset lower results from Marriott hotels in Egypt in second quarter

Behind the scenes of Mall of Qatar
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Behind the scenes of Mall of Qatar
Living the dream: Jean-Marc Jacot
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Living the dream: Jean-Marc Jacot
Home from home: Ajman Saray
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Home from home: Ajman Saray
Raging bull: Tonino Lamborghini CEO
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Raging bull: Tonino Lamborghini CEO
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Mall talk
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Aston Martin to revive Lagonda exclusively in the MidEast

Aston Martin to revive Lagonda exclusively in the MidEast

British carmaker part-owned by Kuwait will relaunch the model in 2015

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For Sale: London’s iconic $1bn Gherkin tower

For Sale: London’s iconic $1bn Gherkin tower

40-storey office tower's distinctive curved profile has been a feature of the city's skyline for a decade

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A closer look at the BMW X4 sports activity coupé

Launching at the end of July is the latest addition to BMW’s X model range.

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Dubai's Emirates signs deal with Portugal's Benfica football club

Dubai's Emirates signs deal with Portugal's Benfica football club

Agreement will see if become the club's official airline partner

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Dubai-set book nominated for Man Booker Prize

Dubai-set book nominated for Man Booker Prize

Joseph O’Neill’s The Dog set to be released on August 14; tells story of alienation and heartbreak in Dubai

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha images leaked

Samsung Galaxy Alpha images leaked

Images emerge showing brand's next offering, rumoured to be released in August

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US is top destination for Arab tourists, says Marriott

US is top destination for Arab tourists, says Marriott

Hotel group says 56% of bookings through its Arabic language website are for holidays outside the Middle East

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Dubai Mall unveils giant octopus attraction

Dubai Mall unveils giant octopus attraction

Latest addition to be added to Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

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What is the best credit card for Skywards miles?

What is the best credit card for Skywards miles?

Analysing the fees and requirements behind the three most popular choices

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