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Dubai duty free wins expanded $1.75 billion loan

Airport retailer Dubai Duty Free has secured a $1.75 billion loan facility that will be used to fund expansion of the emirate's international airport.

July 8, 2012 4:29
 
Flying Shoppers: Dubai hopes airline passengers could ease its debt burden

Flying Shoppers: Dubai hopes airline passengers could ease its debt burden

With its bank credit scarce, Dubai is planning to raise at least $500 million by issuing bonds secured against future revenues of Dubai Duty Free. Will shopping save the day?

March 6, 2012 2:18
 
Dubai plans to securitise airport Duty Free revenues

Dubai plans to securitise airport Duty Free revenues

Dubai plans to raise funds by selling debt based on future revenues at Dubai Duty Free, one of the world's largest airport retailers, according to three sources.

March 5, 2012 1:41
 

Pulling teeth: the unenviable task of getting basic information out of an inhouse PR department

Getting basic information from an in-house PR agency in Dubai can prove a Herculean task. We challenged 10 of them to provide Kipp with some tricky, but not impossible, bits of company information.

June 30, 2008 10:16