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  • Abu Dhabi builds new port

    Abu Dhabi launches new port to compete with Dubai?

    In shipping, Abu Dhabi's obvious challenge to its growth comes from Dubai, whose much larger Jebel Ali port is only about 40 km (25 miles) north along the coast.

    September 1, 2012 9:49
  • BP oil with Gulf

    BP irritated over ‘spilled’ UAE relationship

    Three other sources close to the matter said BP had been frozen out from the pre-qualification stage for the onshore fields in part due to "tensions" between the UAE and London.

    September 1, 2012 9:43
  • Dubai recruiters positive but worried

    Dubai executives worry about talent deficit

    Executives in Dubai, particularly in the finance sector, are positive about the year ahead but worries about finding the talent to fill the demand continue to grow...

    August 30, 2012 12:50
  • oil

    ENOC, ENOC, knocking on Saudi’s door

    Eva Fernandes thinks the recently announced ENOC-Aldrees partnership marks the beginning of many more such tie-ups for Dubai's troubled petrol pumps.

    August 29, 2012 3:56
  • daily deal

    The Daily Deal Dilemma

    Even if you forget about the 20 other daily deal websites active in the Emirates, does launching a luxury daily deal website make good business sense asks Kipp.

    August 27, 2012 5:36

    Face-off: e-communication versus face-to-face?

    Kipp's a little startled by the findings of recent study by Ipsos finds 4 out of 5 people prefer face to face contact, though they may not always use it.

    August 27, 2012 5:29
  • Dubai Land Department

    Dubai tenants still unprotected?

    Ejari and Tawtheeq are aimed at ensuring rental protection but many unknowing tenants continue to fall victim to fraud...

    August 22, 2012 11:19