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UAE economy minister cuts 2012 GDP growth outlook

The United Arab Emirates' economy minister cut his forecast for the country's gross domestic product growth this year, predicting expansion of around 3 percent, after a sharp fall in global oil prices over the last several weeks.

June 4, 2012 5:36
 
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Eyeing Luxury Market Growth

Patrick Chalhoub, co-CEO of The Chalhoub Group, talks about the region’s luxury goods market and vision for the future.

May 23, 2012 3:22
 
Don’t bet on big fall in oil—even with slowdown

Don’t bet on big fall in oil—even with slowdown

With debt crises either side of the Atlantic, Europe flirting with recession and Libyan oilfields returning to production, it is tempting to be bearish on oil. Tempting but risky.

November 22, 2011 2:48
 
How positive are you?

How positive are you?

The UAE’s political and business heads are confident that Dubai is still strong and will emerge even stronger after the financial crisis. Do you agree?

March 3, 2009 11:16
 
Using the “financial crisis”

Using the “financial crisis”

Newspapers and magazines around the world are squeezing as many stories as possible from the financial crisis. Here are some numbers.

February 18, 2009 1:05
 
Financing from the financial crisis

Financing from the financial crisis

The economic slowdown is inspiring professionals to create and tap into employment ideas which seem useful during these tough times.

February 10, 2009 11:58
 
A tale of taxis

A tale of taxis

This time, for a change, it’s bad news for Dubai cabbies.

January 7, 2009 4:31
 
10 presents Dubaians may want this Christmas

10 presents Dubaians may want this Christmas

With the economic slowdown, Santa will probably have a larger number of requests to fulfill. Here’s what we think Dubaians will be wishing for.

December 24, 2008 9:28
 
Should you be sending money home?

Should you be sending money home?

Even as the economic slowdown continues, the exchange rates between the UAE dirham and currencies across the world are fluctuating. So which nationalities in the UAE are benefitting the most?

December 4, 2008 1:52