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Malaysian tycoon adds satellite firm to asset mega-sale

Malaysian tycoon adds satellite firm to asset mega-sale

Malaysia's second-richest man Ananda Krishnan plans to sell satellite operator MEASAT Global Bhd, Singapore's Straits Times newspaper reported, soon after initiating the sale of $3 billion worth of power assets that signal a move to cast off risky operations.

February 29, 2012 1:15
 
NASA captures Dubai’s ‘insane’ 11-year urbanisation

NASA captures Dubai’s ‘insane’ 11-year urbanisation

Ever had a feeling someone’s watching you? Well NASA’s been stalking Dubai for 11 years now. And here’s a compilation of their photos.

January 25, 2012 4:16
 
Diamond in the sky, Part II

Diamond in the sky, Part II

The UAE is set to launch it first satellite into space this month. And when it does, the region will never be same again. Part II in a series

November 6, 2008 9:39
 
Diamond in the sky, Part I

Diamond in the sky, Part I

The UAE is set to launch it first satellite into space this month. And when it does, the region will never be same again. Part I in a series

November 5, 2008 1:21