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Adel Al Ali, CEO of the region’s first low-cost airline, Air Arabia, talks expansion plans and dealing with increasing competition.

June 27, 2012 11:15
Abu Dhabi's Etihad Q1 Revenue Rises 28 Pct

Abu Dhabi's Etihad Q1 Revenue Rises 28 Pct

Etihad Airways, Abu Dhabi's flagship carrier, said quarterly revenues rose 28 percent on the back of increased passenger numbers and the expansion of its global network.

April 3, 2012 4:18
Casino’s Qatar Geant Partner mulls finance options

Casino’s Qatar Geant Partner mulls finance options

Al Meera Consumer Goods Co , which recently struck a deal to franchise French retailer Casino's Geant hypermarkets in the parts of the Gulf, will explore financing options to fund its expansion plans.

February 21, 2012 4:49

Dubai’s airport freezone to expand

Leasable area to almost double in size at a cost of AED 1.3 billion.

June 1, 2010 3:50

Al Faisaliah Hotel Marks 10th Anniversary with New South Wing Opening

$50 million investment in renowned Riyadh hotel brings unmatched luxury hospitality to the region.

May 4, 2010 12:36
Calling new numbers

Calling new numbers

Mobile operator du has entered into an agreement with global operator Vodafone to share technologies and develop products.

October 29, 2009 10:50
Ringing it in

Ringing it in

Telecom operators in the UAE have weathered the crisis well, and now seem set for further growth.

October 19, 2009 1:34

UAE’s population doubles in 20 years

The population of the UAE has nearly…

September 26, 2009 10:10

AirAsia will open Abu Dhabi route in November

Malaysian budget airline AirAsia announced it will launch flights to the UAE capital on...

August 19, 2009 1:03
Destination Africa, Part II

Destination Africa, Part II

One benefit of the global recession is that it may encourage GCC multinationals to become major investors south of the Sahara, Part II.

April 30, 2009 7:15