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  • The great fares rip-off?

    The great fares rip-off?

    Ever noticed how cheap it is to get to Dubai – and how expensive it can be to get away? Kipp investigates the forces at work behind Emirates’ fares to and from Dubai.

    September 2, 2010 4:00
  • Stand up stands up

    Stand up stands up

    Ashraf Khalil explores how home-grown stand-up comedy could become a big business in Egypt. But will any of the aspiring comics be able to turn it into a career?

    August 22, 2010 3:40
  • Special Report: Super Yachts

    Special Report: Super Yachts

    As a way of measuring the global economy, this has got to be the coolest. From Abramovich’s Eclipse to a simple $250,000 a week charter, Kipp looks at the industry.

    August 8, 2010 12:36
 
  • A nation and Islam

    A nation and Islam

    It’s five years since bombs rocked London’s transport system. Preoccupied by two wars, has the British government overlooked a poisonous tide of anti-Muslim sentiment developing at home?

    July 7, 2010 4:26
  • Mobily launches Saudi computing ‘cloud’

    Mobily launches Saudi computing ‘cloud’

    Company aims to utilize infrastructure in a more ‘green IT’ manner.

    June 27, 2010 2:05
  • Special report: Ferreting out fakes

    Special report: Ferreting out fakes

    Counterfeit wristwatches and handbags used to be restricted to back alleys. But these products are now swamping the Internet on a massive scale.

    June 20, 2010 11:38
 
  • Are UAE banks broke?

    Are UAE banks broke?

    Despite government bailouts, tight liquidity persists throughout the Emirates.

    May 7, 2010 10:18
  • Special report: Carbon capping

    Special report: Carbon capping

    The Middle East’s cap and trade system could mean big money for regional companies, but first both they – and governments – need to embrace it.

    May 7, 2010 9:54
  • The expat dilemma: ‘Should I stay or should I go?’

    The expat dilemma: ‘Should I stay or should I go?’

    Analysts are bullish on the UAE economy. But for many expatriates, the decision to stay or head home depends on complex cultural and personal issues, and not just financial concerns.

    April 27, 2010 3:44
 
 
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