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Cash under the mattress: a new chapter for regional banks

Cash under the mattress: a new chapter for regional banks

Everyone’s got a theory about where best to keep money. And even though banks used to be the go-to alternative, its future remains uncertain. That is, if they don’t change.

March 25, 2012 3:55
 
Egypt to sell land to citizens abroad to get cash

Egypt to sell land to citizens abroad to get cash

Egypt's cash-strapped government has approved a plan to raise $3 billion by selling state land to Egyptians living abroad, a government minister told reporters on Wednesday.

February 2, 2012 1:30
 
UAE residents prefer cold, hard cash over other gifts

UAE residents prefer cold, hard cash over other gifts

Looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? Fret no further, their joy is just inside your wallet, according to one study.

December 22, 2011 3:26
 

Oman has cash to spare

Budget surplus for first quarter of the year hits almost $2.4 billion on high oil prices.

June 14, 2010 3:59
 

UAE Central Bank may offer infusion of funds

The country’s banks are offering interest rates on deposits of up to 7 percent in efforts to attract funds.

June 14, 2010 10:53
 

Summer vacations leave many heavily in debt

The lure of vacations abroad is leading many people into debt they can't repay.

June 12, 2010 10:37
 
Euros woes payoff in dirhams

Euros woes payoff in dirhams

With some analysts predicting euro-dollar parity by the first quarter 2011, expats in the UAE are anticipating a handsome payoff when it comes to sending cash home.

June 10, 2010 5:27
 
How to lose 100 bucks really fast

How to lose 100 bucks really fast

Be warned: From Prague to Beirut and beyond, a fool and his money are easily parted. Here are some stories shared with Kipp about supremely wasteful behavior.

June 4, 2010 4:52
 
Money magic

Money magic

A gang of three arrested by the police claimed that they could double money by using witchcraft.

November 9, 2008 2:45
 
Saudi tourism train chugging too slowly

Saudi tourism train chugging too slowly

The Kingdom’s tourism officials say they don’t have enough cash to promote the country’s travel industry. And good luck getting that visa.

September 10, 2008 9:09