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UAE is the Middle East’s top country to live and work in

Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah top the list of Middle East’s best cities to live and work in.

July 24, 2012 11:33
 

UAE condemns attack on its Damascus Embassy

The UAE condemned an attack on Wednesday on its embassy in the Syrian capital, the state news agency WAM reported.

November 17, 2011 3:22
 

EU to ban EIB investments in Syria

European Union governments agreed on Wednesday to stop Syria accessing funds from the European Investment Bank, diplomats said, in their latest bid to press Damascus to stop its violent crackdown on pro-democracy protesters.

November 10, 2011 10:57
 

Syria bans imports to save foreign currency

Syria says it wants to preserve foreign reserves, boost local industry; Businessmen say ban damages already hard-hit confidence; EU sanctions hit Syria's main mobile operator and its largest company

September 25, 2011 9:52
 

Hariri in Damascus, signs 17 bilateral agreements

It is Hariri’s fourth trip to Damascus since taking office.

July 19, 2010 8:57
 
Best of the Web: 2 July

Best of the Web: 2 July

10 tips to find happiness at work; Twitter musings in Syria elicit groans in Washington; Want to lose weight? Try sex and shopping

July 2, 2010 2:31
 
The great escapes

The great escapes

Are you desperate to avoid the World Cup? Kipp has had a look around for some iconic destinations where you could get away from it all.

June 7, 2010 4:34
 

Lebanon: Israeli Scud allegations divert attention from peace negotiations

Israeli threats at issue in talks between Hariri govt and French and Turkish officials.

April 27, 2010 8:56
 
Dubai, Damascus and Beirut top the region’s chart

Dubai, Damascus and Beirut top the region’s chart

According to a survey by Cushman and Wakefield, these cities are the most expensive locations to own or rent office space in the Middle East.

March 16, 2009 3:48