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DIFC plans $4.1 billion expansion

The total development cost is 15 billion dirhams and the expansion is expected to be completed in the next 10 years.

October 9, 2013 8:59
 
Abu Dhabi plans a financial free zone to compete with Dubai

Abu Dhabi plans its own financial free zone

One of the country's most successful free zones is the Dubai International Financial Centre.

April 28, 2013 5:33
 
Dubai Financial District

DIFC looks to double number of companies

'Institutions are using Dubai not just as a base for business in the Gulf, but as a base to access a much wider area.'

February 17, 2013 11:07
 
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Dubai’s DIFC investment gets $1.04 billion loan to repay Islamic bond

DIFC Investments signs $1.04 billion loan to fund sukuk repayment; Dual-tranched loan priced at 380 bps over LIBOR; Timely sukuk repayment helps rebuild Dubai's investor image

June 4, 2012 11:06
 
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DIFC investments to sign part government-backed $1 billion loan

DIFC Investments, a unit of the firm that runs Dubai's financial free zone, is set to sign a $1 billion loan partly guaranteed by the Dubai government to help refinance a $1.25 billion Islamic bond maturing in June, two sources said on Thursday.

May 31, 2012 11:52
 
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DIFC investments $1 billion loan near; to help Sukuk REFI

DIFC Investments, the investment arm of the company running Dubai’s financial free zone, is close to securing a $1 billion…

May 22, 2012 9:11
 
Japan’s Nomura sets up Middle East FX team

Japan’s Nomura sets up Middle East FX team

Japanese investment bank Nomura is setting up a foreign exchange trading team in Dubai to meet growing demand among its institutional clients to trade Middle East and North African currencies, the bank said on Monday.

March 5, 2012 1:28
 
Dubai means business…again

Dubai means business…again

Dubai just launched its latest international marketing campaign and it’s all about business. What are Dubai’s chances of success?

February 27, 2012 4:54
 
Arab Firestorm: what 2012 holds for the Middle East

Arab Firestorm: what 2012 holds for the Middle East

Forget the term Arab Spring, DIFC’s Chief Economist Dr Nasser Saidi says the series of events across the Middle East should be called ‘Arab Firestorm’. Here’s a survival guide.

January 22, 2012 3:56
 
Dubai may use sovereign fund to repay debt

Dubai may use sovereign fund to repay debt

Dubai could use the $3.8 billion raised by its sovereign wealth fund to pay for its debts, as Dubai entities still have about $10 billion due next year.

December 6, 2011 3:46