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CV Suvi, newly appoint Blue 449 MENA Managing Director.

Blue 449 launches first network office in the Middle East

Blue 449, part of the ZenithOptimedia group, has opened its eighth network office with the launch of the agency in…

February 5, 2016 4:48
Coffee's free but time is money

Time is money, but coffee is free

Quirky cafe charges for your duration, not consumption.

May 29, 2013 6:31
Hungry hungry Germans run off with Nutella

Nutella thieves on the run – caught sticky-handed?

Have you ever had a craving for 5.5 tonnes of chocolate spread?

April 9, 2013 7:03
Kuveyt Turk

Islamic bank Kuveyt Turk plans launch in Germany

Hopes to apply for full banking licence in October; Will be headquartered in Frankfurt; To target non-Muslims as well as Muslims

September 11, 2012 9:59
Germany’s Centrotherm signs Saudi solar deal

Germany’s Centrotherm signs Saudi solar deal

Saudi-based IDEA Polysilicon Co. has signed an agreement for Germany's Centrotherm Photovoltaics, the world's No.2 maker of solar equipment, to help it build a polysilicon plant in Saudi Arabia.

February 8, 2012 12:31
German funds plan $2B Oman solar project

German funds plan $2B Oman solar project

Private investment funds Terra Nex of Switzerland and Germany's Middle East Best Select (MEBS) plan to build 400 megawatts (MW) of solar power generating capacity in Oman, the European investors said on Sunday.

January 16, 2012 12:49

Etihad snaps up stake in debt-laden Air Berlin

Air Berlin shares jump as much as 12 percent as news of Etihad buying 31.5 million shares at 2.31 euros and a provision of a $255 million loan comes to the fore.

December 19, 2011 3:51
A mobile phone that lasts forever

A mobile phone that lasts forever

A Danish company wants you to stop replacing your gadgets by creating products that will live longer than you ever will.

October 3, 2011 4:25
Up and away—Emirates Airline says no drop in demand yet

Up and away—Emirates Airline says no drop in demand yet

Emirates Airline President has his fingers crossed that demand will stay on course with November bookings already at 70 percent while other carriers report booking drops.

September 25, 2011 12:48

Germany EIH Bank takes legal move to unfreeze assets

German trading bank Europaeisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG (EIH) confirmed on Friday it had filed a suit at the European Court of Justice challenging the EU's decision to freeze its assets after it processed Indian payments for Iranian oil.

September 24, 2011 4:34