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Istithmar Buys Atlantis Resort Stake from Kerzner

Istithmar Buys Atlantis Resort Stake from Kerzner

Dubai's Istithmar World said on Saturday it has became the sole owner of the Atlantis resort in Dubai after buying a 50 percent stake from luxury resort operator Kerzner International Holdings for $250 million.

April 29, 2012 8:51
 
Cash in before you’re forced out

Cash in before you’re forced out

Dubai’s companies have come a long way since they were surrounded by doomsday predictions and debt last year. But as they start to offload assets, are they jumping or are they being pushed?

December 12, 2010 8:51
 
Stelios Haji-Ioannou

Stelios Haji-Ioannou

The son of a Greek shipping tycoon has been making waves all of his own with his “easy” branded businesses. Now he’s in Dubai, with the region’s first easyHotel.

May 26, 2010 4:13
 
Stelios Haji-Ioannou

Stelios Haji-Ioannou

The son of a Greek shipping tycoon has been making waves all of his own with his “easy” branded businesses. Now he’s in Dubai, with the region’s first easyHotel.

May 26, 2010 4:13
 

Top executive quits troubled Nakheel

Chief commercial officer Manal Shaheen leaves Dubai property developer; PR team reduced amid continuing layoffs.

February 23, 2010 10:53
 
Dubai’s QE2 is just an anachronism

Dubai’s QE2 is just an anachronism

Extravagance, decadence, glamour. All this defined both Dubai, and the 40-year old cruise liner its state investment arm bought in 2007. But not any more.

February 7, 2010 4:06
 

Investors circle Istithmar’s shipping company

Dubai World’s investment unit is looking to sell Inchcape Shipping Services for up to $700 million.

February 3, 2010 12:01
 

Istithmar boss resigns amid debt woes

David Jackson resigns from investment unit of troubled Dubai World.

January 20, 2010 8:45