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‘70 per cent of residents believe Dubai will win World Expo 2020’

People more likely to invest, open businesses and encourage family and friends to move to the UAE.

November 17, 2013 4:34
 
Lyon-in-France

Dubai represents ‘openness’ to the world

France’s second-largest city, Lyon, supports Dubai Expo 2020 bid.

November 10, 2013 3:36
 
Canadian-flag

Canada supports Dubai’s bid for World Expo 2020

Minister of foreign affairs says emirate is ‘best placed’ to host the event.

November 6, 2013 3:57
 
Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways

Etihad says it will partner with Air Canada

The United Arab Emirates reinstated a visa waiver for Canadian citizens in April which it withdrew amid a dispute over landing rights more than two years ago.

April 28, 2013 8:51
 
porter airlines

Canada’s Porter Airlines partners with Qatar Airways

Porter Airlines, a small, short-haul Canadian airline, said on Wednesday it has signed an interline partnership agreement with Qatar Airways, Porter's first such venture. Porter's chief executive said it would seek more such deals.

August 9, 2012 11:08
 
UAE economy grew 3.3 percent in 2011

UAE economy grew 3.3 percent in 2011

The United Arab Emirates' economy grew an estimated 3.3 percent in 2011, the economy minister was quoted as saying on Sunday, slower than analysts had expected but still more than double the pace seen in the previous year.

March 11, 2012 1:29
 
US eyes V-22 aircraft sales to Israel, Canada, UAE

US eyes V-22 aircraft sales to Israel, Canada, UAE

The US government is eyeing Israel, Canada and the United Arab Emirates as possible initial foreign buyers of the V-22 Osprey, a tilt-rotor aircraft built by Boeing Co and Bell Helicopter, a top US Marine Corps official told Reuters.

February 27, 2012 1:08
 

UAE’S TAQA to sell some Canadian oil and gas assets

TAQA North to sell oil and gas assets in southeast Saskatchewan; Sale expected to close in March 2012

December 18, 2011 11:26
 
Canada bankruptcy may hurt Islamic Finance in North America

Canada bankruptcy may hurt Islamic Finance in North America

The insolvency of an Islamic mortgage lender in Canada may hinder the growth of Sharia-compliant finance in North America, where it is already struggling in the absence of regulation.

December 5, 2011 2:30
 

US Apache plans $1.5B Egypt investments in 2012

American oil and gas company Apache Corp plans to increase investments in its Egypt operations by $1.5 billion starting in 2012, Egypt's General Authority for Free-zones and Investments (GAFI) said on Saturday.

October 30, 2011 2:57
 
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