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The GCC Is Back, Say Analysts

Despite the global economic uncertainty, the GCC has bounced back, led by the UAE’s thriving service sectors

Experts – ‘Morsi’s Demonstrations May Not Bring About Change’

Egypt may have had democratic elections, but it’s far from a democracy, say US-based experts.

5 Mins With… Peter Payet, Senior VP, Arabian Adventures

The boss of Dubai’s major excursions firm says the UAE’s cruise sector is one to watch.

Abraaj Capital Unit Buys Indian Remittance Firm

Card payment processor Network International has acquired a stake in TimesofMoney for an undisclosed sum.

The Top 100 GCC Companies

Amid continuing global economic uncertainty, GCC stocks faced a mixed outlook.

Emirates, Arsenal Sign $240m Partnership

The deal grants the Dubai-based airline a five-year extension to its shirt partnership with the football club.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House Review

A menu brimming with as much seafood as meat, this is a steakhouse to savour.

What Is The Right Corporate Gift In The Middle East?

Presenting a luxury corporate gift to your business associates can often make or break the working relationship.

$650,000 Juke-R No Joke

The 545-horsepower Nissan Juke-R is perfect for people who have money to burn. And it’s all Dubai’s fault that this car is being built in the first place.

Women Need to Strengthen Networking Skills To Get Top Jobs

Women have less access to the traditional networking spots, such as the Majlis and the golf club.

GFH Capital Signs Leeds United Takeover

The Dubai-based firm has become 100 per cent shareholders of the English football club.

Mashreq CEO: UAE Banks Ready To Lend Again

The local banking sector has ample liquidity and lenders are ready to grow, says Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair.

Deutsche Bank Head: Only 5-6 ‘Global’ Banks To Remain

Few banks will continue to have a global footprint in the future, says Anshu Jain, co-chairman of Deutsche Bank.

Deutsche Bank Expects Euro Zone To Remain Intact

Lender’s Anshu Jain tells business leaders in Dubai chances of Greece leaving have lessened.

UAE Residents Underestimate Home Value By 44 %

Most residents fail to account for accumulated value of possessions over time, and cost of replacing clothing.

Ignition Sparks On UAE’s Car Market

Vehicle sales in the UAE and wider region are reaching 2008’s record levels due to jobs, positive sentiment and a rising population.

JLT Fire Tenants Asked To Sign Waiver To Enter Building

Tenants said they must sign waiver to go inside building; victims offered hotel apartments for one month.

Emirates NBD Looks Beyond Gulf For Growth

Dubai’s largest bank is targeting international revenues of around 20 per cent of its total by 2017.

JLT Fire Victims Facing Insurance And Landlord Costs

A survey shows 86 per cent of UAE residents do not have contents insurance.

JLT Fire: Photo Round Up

Best tweeted pictures of the fire that ravaged Dubai’s Tamweel Tower.

JLT Fire: Municipality Has No Power

Dubai’s government building department will investigate the fire but only for ‘recording’ purposes.

Abu Dhabi Eyes New Airport Terminal By 2017

Etihad Airways’ new home will add capacity for an extra 30 million passengers per year.

Goldman Sachs Buys $40m Warrants In Drake & Scull

The global investment bank can exercise warrants after two years. The lender secured a loan facility for D&S last week.

Preview: Middle East Business Aviation Show

Dubai World Central is set to become the new hub for business aviation.

Kuwait’s Global To Delist Shares From Bourse

The firm’s shares have not traded since last December when it accumulated huge losses.

The GCC Sees Billions In R&D Push

With the GCC countries looking to diversify into knowledge-based economies, foreign firms are pumping billions into regional research and development.

10 Biggest Shopping Malls In The World

Not surprisingly, Dubai Mall, which welcomed 54 million visitors last year, makes it to the list.

Exclusive: Regional Confidence Returned in 2012, Say Experts

The last 12 months saw robust regional spending, consistently high oil prices and the continuation of Obama’s presidency.

Emaar Properties’ Apartment Sale Revenues Up 210% In Q3

The Dubai-based property developer made Dhs567 million from the sale of condominiums in the third quarter.

Swiss Luxury Player Expands In Middle East

Bally opens new store in Dubai; third in the last one year.