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Dubai

  • >Dubai's retailers enjoy brisk business ahead of 'Eid in Dubai' - Zawya (registration)
    Zawya (registration)Dubai's retailers enjoy brisk business ahead of 'Eid in Dubai'Zawya (registration)It is raining discounts in Dubai - from fashion, to electronic goods, home ware and designer apparel, resulting in the on-going 'Ramadan in Dubai' o…
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  • >Get your Dubai picture on the new RTA Nol card - Emirates 24/7
    gulfnews.comGet your Dubai picture on the new RTA Nol cardEmirates 24/7Have you always wanted to see your creation on a public card? This is your chance: you could have your picture of Dubai printed on the next batch of Nol cards. The Roads and Trans…
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  • >Get your Dubai picture on the new Nol card - Emirates 24/7
    Get your Dubai picture on the new Nol cardEmirates 24/7Have you always wanted to see your creation on a public card? This is your chance: you could have your picture of Dubai printed on the next batch of Nol cards. The Roads and Transport Authority (…
    - 5 hours ago, 26 Jul 14, 9:49am -
  • >Dubai Parks to be made disabled-friendly soon - Emirates 24/7
    Emirates 24/7Dubai Parks to be made disabled-friendly soonEmirates 24/7Dubai will soon see the provision of disabled-friendly parks, as Dubai Municipality has announced its plan to make parks throughout the city more suitable for people with special…
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  • >Dubai's Aramex Q2 Net Profit Up 12% yoy, In-Line With Estimates - Gulf Business News
    Dubai's Aramex Q2 Net Profit Up 12% yoy, In-Line With EstimatesGulf Business NewsDubai logistics firm Aramex reported a 12 per cent rise in second-quarter net profit on Thursday, in-line with analyst estimates, helped by growing revenue in its core G…
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  • >Dubai Airport Traffic Cut By Runway Work In June - Gulf Business News
    International Business Times UKDubai Airport Traffic Cut By Runway Work In JuneGulf Business NewsPassenger traffic through Dubai's main airport dropped 8.5 per cent from a year earlier in June to 5.07 million people, as construction temporarily reduc…
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  • Dubai Insider: Happy Eid - gulfnews.com
    AhlanLive.comDubai Insider: Happy Eidgulfnews.com“There is a certain sanctity in observing Ramadan here in Dubai, which I have not felt anywhere else in the world. Though it has been an intensely hot summer, I felt the support of the entire city wi…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Jul 14, 8:45am -
  • 5 things to do today in Dubai - TimeOutDubai.com
    TimeOutDubai.com5 things to do today in DubaiTimeOutDubai.comZa'abeel Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.ramadannightmarket.com (04 388 5191). Last chance to 'rule the roast': The roast dinner special at Tom & Serg' finishes this…
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  • Dubai delight as memorable Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup comes to end - Bognor Regis Observer
    Dubai delight as memorable Veuve Clicquot Gold Cup comes to endBognor Regis ObserverIt took two chukkas before the final of the British Open Polo Championship between Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha's King Power and Dubai became a fascinating game of high…
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  • 25000 sign up to win gold in Dubai weight loss competition - The National
    The National25000 sign up to win gold in Dubai weight loss competitionThe NationalDUBAI // More than 25,000 people have signed up for the chance to win gold by losing weight – almost three times the number who entered last year's competition. Organ…
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Abu Dhabi

  • >Abu Dhabi SWF says 'ready' to buy more hotel assets - ArabianBusiness.com
    ArabianBusiness.comAbu Dhabi SWF says 'ready' to buy more hotel assetsArabianBusiness.comThe Abu Dhabi Investment Authority is ready to purchase more real estate hotel assets as the right opportunities appear, according to its head of hospitality. AD…
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  • >Abu Dhabi ports see 37% increase in H1 cargo volumes - ArabianBusiness.com
    ArabianBusiness.comAbu Dhabi ports see 37% increase in H1 cargo volumesArabianBusiness.comWhile Abu Dhabi's ongoing economic growth explains some of the increased volumes, ADPC said its work with key customers to consolidate and maximize their supply…
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  • >Abu Dhabi frees Keralite duped into carrying drugs - Gulf Times
    Gulf TimesAbu Dhabi frees Keralite duped into carrying drugsGulf TimesKeralite Shiju Thomas, who was held in a Abu Dhabi prison after drugs were found in his baggage, said he never thought he “would walk free” after being released on Thursday. Th…
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  • >Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed of Abu Dhabi adopts injured Palestinian boy - The National
    Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed of Abu Dhabi adopts injured Palestinian boyThe NationalABU DHABI // Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed, the Ruler's Representative in the Western Region and chairman of Emirates Red Crescent Authority, has adopted a Palestinian child who…
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  • >Keeping Abu Dhabi consumers safe - gulfnews.com
    Keeping Abu Dhabi consumers safegulfnews.comMost residents may still be unaware of it, but the Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC) operates a comprehensive portal to inform consumers about the products that could pose a risk to them. The s…
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  • Abu Dhabi Ascent Highlights (Exclusive Videos) - CleanTechnica
    Abu Dhabi Ascent Highlights (Exclusive Videos)CleanTechnicaI've already posted about the biggest highlights of Abu Dhabi Ascent*, at least from what I saw there. Links to those stories are below. However, aside from those stories, here are videos of…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Jul 14, 1:57pm -
  • Abu Dhabi's TAQA not to buy Jaypee hydel units - Times of India
    Abu Dhabi's TAQA not to buy Jaypee hydel unitsTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: Jaiprakash Power Ventures said on Thursday that Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, or TAQA, has decided to withdraw from the deal to purchase two hydro power plants based in Himac…
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  • Hoss Talk: California and Abu Dhabi dreaming - The Province
    The ProvinceHoss Talk: California and Abu Dhabi dreamingThe ProvincePut together by HH Sheikh Manoor Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates, an ardent lover of horse racing, the race included 10 of the top apprentice jockeys in the world…
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  • Over 122000 people visit Louvre Abu Dhabi display in Paris - The National
    The NationalOver 122000 people visit Louvre Abu Dhabi display in ParisThe NationalABU DHABI // More than 122,000 people from around the world have visited the Louvre Abu Dhabi permanent collection on display in Paris. The announcement comes just days…
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  • Abu Dhabi Crown Prince offers reassurance over health of UAE President - ArabianBusiness.com
    MoodieReportAbu Dhabi Crown Prince offers reassurance over health of UAE PresidentArabianBusiness.comHis Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of UAE Armed Forces, has once again a…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 10:20am -

UAE

  • >Summertime offers in the UAE to save on fees and interest - The National
    The NationalSummertime offers in the UAE to save on fees and interestThe NationalBenefits: Sharjah Islamic Bank has launched a summer loan offer, with personal finance available at a flat rate profit rate of just 2.99 per cent (5.47 per cent reducing…
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  • >UAE customer loyalty programmes: from aisles to air miles - The National
    The NationalUAE customer loyalty programmes: from aisles to air milesThe NationalUAE There are 60 available partners and stores across the UAE available to collect miles. At the supermarket chain Abela, for example, Dh1 is equal to one mile, while at…
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  • >Staycation offers in and around the UAE - gulfnews.com
    gulfnews.comStaycation offers in and around the UAEgulfnews.comUAE residents Summer Escape Package (starting from Dh1,499 per night) includes stay with buffet breakfast and choice of lunch or dinner at one of their five restaurants, traditional Turki…
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  • >New visa fees system to be launched in UAE - gulfnews.com
    ArabianBusiness.comNew visa fees system to be launched in UAEgulfnews.comNew visa fees system to be launched in UAE. Ministry of Interior to announce new fees in August. WAM; Published: 19:02 July 25, 2014; Gulf News. Be the first to comment. Abu Dha…
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  • >New visa fee system to be launched in UAE - gulfnews.com
    New visa fee system to be launched in UAEgulfnews.comNew visa fee system to be launched in UAE. Ministry of Interior to announce new fees in August. WAM; Published: 19:02 July 25, 2014; Gulf News. Be the first to comment. Abu Dhabi: The General Direc…
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Jul 14, 11:36am -
  • >Green diesel arrival aims to ease UAE pollution levels - ArabianBusiness.com
    ArabianBusiness.comGreen diesel arrival aims to ease UAE pollution levelsArabianBusiness.comThe move follows the UAE Federal Cabinet decree aimed at raising the UAE's standards of diesel fuel from 500ppm to 10ppm, whereby all commercial diesel vehicl…
    - 13 hours ago, 26 Jul 14, 2:19am -
  • >UAE study targets accurate data on autism - gulfnews.com
    gulfnews.comUAE study targets accurate data on autismgulfnews.com“At present, statistics from the UAE Ministry of Social Affairs indicate that more than 800 children are enrolled at special centres. But the total number of afflicted individuals cou…
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  • >Eid holidays travel boom takes off in the UAE - The National
    The NationalEid holidays travel boom takes off in the UAEThe NationalABU DHABI // Tens of thousands of people began to leave the UAE for more clement climes as the nine-day Eid Al Fitr holiday began for government employees yesterday. Airports were e…
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  • UAE serves up a new union for hospitality - The National
    gulfnews.comUAE serves up a new union for hospitalityThe NationalDUBAI // Hospitality-sector leaders are establishing an organisation that will develop skills for employees working in the industry. Zaabeel Palace Hospitality is launching the UAE Hosp…
    - 2 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 12:07am -
  • U.A.E. on a Mission to Mars (Op-Ed) - Space.com
    The NationalU.A.E. on a Mission to Mars (Op-Ed)Space.comThe United Arab Emirates has announced plans to launch a mission to Mars by 2021. A first for the Arab world, the mission and accompanying Space Agency are a big deal for the UAE – scientifica…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:48pm -

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UAE Interact

Khaleej Times

  • Focus on relations between UAE, France
    General Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius on Sunday. The Foreign Minister is on a visit to the UAE.
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  • Sharjah Ruler opens students' works exhibition
    His Highness Dr. Shaikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah (UoS), today opened the 8th exhibition of graduates' works at the College of Fine Arts.
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  • UAE Ambassador meets Grand Imam of Al-Azhar
    Mohammed bin Nakheera Al Dhaheri, UAE Ambassador to Egypt and Representative to the League of Arab States has met with the Grand Imam of Egypt's Al-Azhar Al-Sharif, Shaikh Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayyeb.
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  • Govt agencies and students to be rewarded
    Smart mobile applications developed by government agencies and students to speed up public services will be recognised and rewarded, said His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Du…
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  • Cook gets 3 years for abusing two-year-old
    A 55-year-old domestic cook was sentenced to three years in jail followed by deportation for molesting his sponsor's nearly two-year-old girl in his room at the family house.
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  • Worker's life term confirmed in re-trial for murder
    A 26-year-old Bangladeshi worker has had his life term confirmed by the Court of First Instance in a re-trial for a murder charge.
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  • Man stabbed to death over Dh3,000 loan, court hears
    A man stabbed a worker to death over a Dh3,000 loan the latter failed to repay him, a court heard.
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  • Shaikh Hamdan gives go ahead to national heritage revival plan
    Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, who is also the Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, has sanctioned the proposed strategic plan and the organisational structure of the Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Centre fo…
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Yahoo News

  • >Dubai plays a pivotal role in routing relief to Gaza
    According to United Nations World Food Programme, Palestinian Territories country director Pablo Recalde, more than 115,000 people affected by the conflict need emergency food assistance. Mattresses, hygiene kits and sorely needed food sent from Duba…
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  • >Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers
    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts. Lavish buffets and cellphone apps.
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  • >Dubai Intl handles 34.67 million passengers in first half
    Dubai, July 25 (KT): The world’s largest airport handled 8.5 per cent less passengers last month due to runway upgrade and reduced flights operations.
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  • >Four Seasons to open hotel in glittering city of Dubai
    The already saturated luxury market in Dubai is about get more crowded with the opening of a new Four Seasons hotel. As far as luxury hotels go, particularly in the city of superlatives where everyone is frantically trying to one-up each other with t…
    - 24 hours ago, 25 Jul 14, 3:02pm -
  • Former CEO of Dubai's Arabtec trims stake -bourse data
    Dubai construction company Arabtec's former boss has sold about $4 million worth of shares in the group this week, cutting his stake slightly, stock exchange data showed. Arabtec's shares have swung around wildly this year on apparent tensions betwee…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Jul 14, 2:48pm -
  • Dubai Police crack down on firecrackers
    During the Ramadan drive against firecrackers, Dubai Police have seized 733 cartons from warehouses and shops. Colonel Abdulla Al Ghaithy, Director of General Department of Emergency, said the crackdown will continue as firecrackers have a history of…
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  • Dubai Insider: Happy Eid
    It's one of the most awaited days in the calendar - the weekend of Eid Al Fitr, which marks the celebration of the end of Ramadan. Personally, though I did not observe the fast, I feel as much a part of Ramadan and Eid celebrations as anyone else. "T…
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  • Dubai airport soars in rank
    Now that he's had a taste of running the world's busiest air hub for international passengers, Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths is determined to hang on to the honor while setting his sights on an even bigger prize: beating Atlanta for the title of…
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  • Dubai airport traffic cut by runway work in June
    Passenger traffic through Dubai's main airport dropped 8.5 percent from a year earlier in June to 5.07 million people, as construction temporarily reduced its capacity, operator Dubai Airports said on Thursday. Dubai International, one of the world's…
    - 2 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 1:51pm -
  • Syniverse Inaugurates New Dubai Office
    Syniverse announced it has opened a new Dubai office that will consolidate its services in one of the Middle East’s major business centers and deliver a greater breadth and depth of services to customers across the Middle East and Africa.
    - 3 days ago, 23 Jul 14, 5:00pm -

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