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  • Good for Abu Dhabi

    Good for Abu Dhabi

    Businesses may be wining, but tough luck. Abu Dhabi’s forceful stance on new accommodation for laborers deserves praise. Are you watching, Dubai?

    September 19, 2010 3:07
  • Twenty most expensive cities for expat rents

    Twenty most expensive cities for expat rents

    Dubai escapes the top 20 thanks to ‘spectacular decreases’ but Abu Dhabi remains and Beirut storms in. Here’s the list.

    September 8, 2010 1:42
  • Oh dear British women…

    Oh dear British women…

    A new survey has named British women the ugliest in the world. Not very nice, if you ask Kipp. But also bad news for their careers, apparently.

    September 6, 2010 5:57
  • Pay rises! (For management)

    Pay rises! (For management)

    If you’re running the show, congratulations on your bonus! If you’re anyone else, sorry but you don’t get a thing.

    September 6, 2010 2:16
  • Predictable real estate

    Predictable real estate

    According to some of the latest news in the real estate industry, prices are down in Dubai and growing supply means more options, but tenants should be cautious. Plus ça change…

    September 5, 2010 3:50
  • Let women work too

    Let women work too

    Abdullah Abu Al-Samh of Arab News writes in favour of moves to employ female cashiers in supermarkets in Saudi Arabia. Kipp agrees.

    September 5, 2010 3:41
  • It beats work… Kipp spent the morning playing on an Xbox Kinect

    It beats work… Kipp spent the morning playing on an Xbox Kinect

    Normally it’s hard to get Kipp out of the office. But if you promise computer games in a nicer office, we’ll probably bite.

    September 5, 2010 3:33
  • Police chief savages bankers

    Police chief savages bankers

    UAE Economy Minister says things are looking up, while Dubai police chief says things are still tough and it’s all the banks’ fault. That’s why we love him.

    August 31, 2010 2:02
  • Up in the air

    Up in the air

    As companies scale back on business travel, Kipp asked readers how often they’re allowed out of the office. Not very, is the answer.

    August 30, 2010 1:50
  • The Business of… 3D

    The Business of… 3D

    Yes – it’s cool again. Three dimensions are spelling out big bucks for movie makers, TV manufacturers, gaming firms, and publishers, as people fall in love with 3D again.

    August 29, 2010 4:41