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  • Bangladesh get temporary suspension

    Entry visas on temporary suspension – UAE

    Kipp wonders whether the local government will soon add any other countries to the ‘temporarily suspended’ list...

    October 4, 2012 11:15
  • Dubai builders announce new projects

    Dubai builders dust shelved plans off

    Developer Nakheel, whose extravagant projects helped trigger Dubai's 2009 debt crisis and which has written off about $21 billion from its portfolio since the crash, pitched its third new project this year.

    October 3, 2012 4:28

    Deyaar sees profit, upbeat about Dubai – CEO

    "We are currently selling around 400 units, some of which were owned by Deyaar and never sold. Around 60 percent of these units were forfeited from clients who could not pay," Qatami said.

    October 2, 2012 6:07

    Middle East Telcos want to fight Facebook

    A single operator, even one with tens of millions of subscribers can't create this platform on its own, says Osman Sultan, chief executive of du.

    September 27, 2012 9:32

    Is the UAE a Fast Food Nation on steroids?

    Once dominated by the US, the GCC is getting a reputation in the fast food industry for developing disturbingly unusual creations.

    September 25, 2012 6:01

    Banks in UAE in the dark and waiting

    With the exact reasons for the central bank's silence a mystery, some bankers have speculated that the possibility of changes to key personnel may be responsible.

    September 25, 2012 11:31

    UAE in need of Kindle-d Spirit

    If Amazon is serious about developing a presence here in the UAE-it must first develop a much-needed support system.

    September 25, 2012 10:29