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Dubai means business…again

Dubai means business…again

Dubai just launched its latest international marketing campaign and it’s all about business. What are Dubai’s chances of success?

February 27, 2012 4:54
 
Arab Firestorm: what 2012 holds for the Middle East

Arab Firestorm: what 2012 holds for the Middle East

Forget the term Arab Spring, DIFC’s Chief Economist Dr Nasser Saidi says the series of events across the Middle East should be called ‘Arab Firestorm’. Here’s a survival guide.

January 22, 2012 3:56
 
A taxing delay for GCC firms

A taxing delay for GCC firms

The introduction of a value-added tax could be a financial blow to companies that are slow to update their contracts.

May 7, 2010 9:39
 

Hawkamah hosts Forward-Looking Forum on Islamic Finance Industry at DIFC

Experts from Across the World Discuss Key Commercial, Legal, and Regulatory Issues Facing the Industry

May 4, 2010 12:46
 
The UAE’s not happy

The UAE’s not happy

The nation has expressed ‘reservation’ on the choice of Riyadh for the location of the GCC’s central bank.

May 6, 2009 11:22