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Dubai theme park firm to create over 1,000 jobs for Emiratis

Dubai theme park firm to create over 1,000 jobs for Emiratis

Dubai Parks and Resorts announces launch of three initiatives to hand one third of its total jobs to locals

Key currency fluctuations 'linked to Dubai's H1 property price drop'

Key currency fluctuations 'linked to Dubai's H1 property price drop'

New report reveals relationship between Dubai prices and moves of Indian, British and Pakistani currencies

Rising oil output boosts Saudi economic growth in Q2

Rising oil output boosts Saudi economic growth in Q2

Data suggest that growth looks likely to slow in coming months as low oil prices make themselves felt

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The real 'Trump effect'

The real 'Trump effect'

How The Donald’s US presidential candidacy could affect...

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Europe and its public buildings selfie stupidity

Who owns the copyright to a national view?

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Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

Keeping food waste in check for Ramadan

A recent study by the UN showed that 32.7% of food...

Sometimes it's not all about the bass

Sometimes it's not all about the bass

Imagine a world where the music suited the venue and...

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Dubai Burj2020 masterplan set to be revealed next month
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Dubai Burj2020 masterplan set to be revealed next month

Architect Adrian Smith to unveil details of tallest commercial building at Cityscape event in September

UAE residents to get access to credit report by Q4
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UAE residents to get access to credit report by Q4

Al Etihad Credit Bureau CEO says almost all banks are now using date from credit bureau

Emirates announces fare discounts across global network
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Emirates announces fare discounts across global network

Economy Class fares from Dubai to the Middle East start from $183 under new pricing campaign

Technical issue forces Dubai-Sydney flight to divert to Perth
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Technical issue forces Dubai-Sydney flight to divert to Perth

Qantas A380 develops a problem with a fuel pump; airline says no emergency landing involved

Saudi family 'beaten up at Istanbul airport'
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Saudi family 'beaten up at Istanbul airport'

Woman and teenage sons were reportedly standing in a disabled area at time of attack

MidEast funds more positive on stocks as valuations improve
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MidEast funds more positive on stocks as valuations improve

Reuters survey reveals upbeat verdict on equities after plunge in markets reduced valuations

Global aviation boss Tony Tyler to retire
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Global aviation boss Tony Tyler to retire

Head of the International Air Transport Association, which represents majority of airlines including the big three Gulf carriers, will step down in June

MENA professionals are a happy bunch, new poll finds
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MENA professionals are a happy bunch, new poll finds

93% say they have a positive outlook on life, while 97% claim they’re healthy, new survey of 6,800 professionals revealed

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10 apps every businessman should have

10 apps every businessman should have

In 2015, technology goes hand in hand with business so here is your handy guide to the best apps

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InPics: Dubai royals visit Yorkshire during summer holidays

Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan also visited the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy.

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Big motorbikes rev up again under Iranian reforms

Big motorbikes rev up again under Iranian reforms

Special permission is needed to ride just one weekend per month and the cruise is limited to specific streets during daylight hours

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Cars & Boats»
Exclusive: Plans for Titanic replica ship to be delayed two years

Exclusive: Plans for Titanic replica ship to be delayed two years

Titanic II Australian backers claim UAE firms were in talks for partnerships, to bring the ship to Dubai during maiden voyage

Gadgets»
Former Apple CEO launches Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5

Former Apple CEO launches Obi Worldphone SF1 and SJ1.5

Firm says phones are high quality and budget-friendly

Gourmet»
Dubai's oldest licensed restaurant to reopen

Dubai's oldest licensed restaurant to reopen

Der Keller opened in 1997, with the revamped outlet set to be unveiled on Sept 1.

Videos»
Style»

Is David Gandy the best dressed gentleman in the world?

British model David Gandy always looks like he stepped out of a 1960s party – here are 10 of his best fashion looks.

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Top athletes in Dubai to promote city's action sports

Top athletes in Dubai to promote city's action sports

Professional surfer Sally Fitzgibbons and Olympic gold snowboarder Jamie Anderson were paddle boarding, desert hiking, and partaking in wind tunnel inflight.

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

Virgin Megastore opens Saudi Arabia's biggest Apple store

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

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