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UAE’s non-oil foreign trade falls 16 percent in 2009

The total non-oil foreign trade volume of the country reached AED663 billion in 2009.

March 6, 2010 8:40
Raking up the projects

Raking up the projects

Ras Al Khaimah has said that it is planning to spend heavily on improving infrastructure. The move may provide a big boost to RAK’s strained property sector.

February 17, 2010 4:58

Abu Dhabi house rents to drop further

House rents in the city fell by up to 15 percent during the fourth quarter of 2009, according to landmark Advisory.

February 9, 2010 12:01

Dubai’s population to fall 3.6 percent

Economy will also contract by 0.4 percent in 2010, according to Shuaa Capital.

January 18, 2010 12:01

Regional merger deal values fall 54 percent in Q3

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals announced in…

December 7, 2009 4:19

Abu Dhabi to curtail residential construction

Abu Dhabi will curb housing construction to avoid oversupply…

November 25, 2009 3:40
Divorce during the financial crisis: up or down?

Divorce during the financial crisis: up or down?

While Dubai sees an increase in the number of couples breaking up because of the crisis, couples in other countries are being forced to live together.

October 1, 2009 12:52

Etisalat’s revenue may fall

UAE-based telecom operator, Etisalat, may see revenue drop…

September 30, 2009 3:30

Saudi petrochemical exports fall

Petrochemical exports from Saudi fell…

September 29, 2009 1:35
Dubai’s retailers: down but not out

Dubai’s retailers: down but not out

The financial crisis is squeezing retailers’ profits in Dubai hard, with many now complaining about their high rents. Are new claims that spending in the city will soon pick up again accurate?

June 10, 2009 4:36