UDC mulls new link road to Pearl Qatar


United Development Company (UDC) is considering building a new road to connect man-made island, The Pearl, Qatar with the rest of Doha in bid to ease traffic congestion. The developer has launched an engineering More...

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Adoption of bankruptcy law to boost competitiveness of national economy


The Cabinet’s adoption of the bankruptcy law was timely and would make the national economy more competitive and investment environment more attractive, Rashid Al Balushi, CEO More...

DIFC posts Strong growth in first half of 2016


Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading financial hub for the US$7.8 trillion Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, today announced the successful More...

QIA Acquires USD 622 Million worth Shares in Empire State Realty Trust


Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has acquired USD 622 million shares in the interest in the Empire State Realty Trust, said QIA in a statement on Tuesday. Empire State Realty More...


Eurozone Inflation Remains at 0.2% in August

Eurozone inflation remained at 0.2% in August, a new estimate by the EU statistics agency Eurostat showed Wednesday, according to the (dpa). The figure is far below the European More...

UAE Banks Federation begins implementation of mWallet

The UAE Banks Federation has announced that the MoU regarding the ownership and operation of the mWallet platform has been signed by all 16 UAE equity partner banks in the entity. The More...

The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City Officially Opens For Business


Westin Hotels and Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels and Resorts, Inc., has offically opened the 1000+ room hotel, The Westin More...

Nakheel launches twin-tower residences at Ibn Battuta Mall


Master developer Nakheel has launched Ibn Battuta Residences, a twin-tower complex with 531 luxury apartments to More...

Microsoft, Etisalat sign global framework agreement Microsoft makes USD1 million software donation to Al Jalila Foundation

Al Jalila Foundation, a global philanthropic organization dedicated to transforming lives through medical education and research,...

intel Intel to Cut 12,000 Jobs from Global Operations

US tech giant, Intel, is shedding 12,000 jobs as it seeks to cut reliance on the...

GX85 Camera_Panasonic Panasonic launches LUMIX GX85 Camera

Panasonic has announced its new DSLM (Digital Single Lens Mirrorless) camera DMC-GX85, in the LUMIX G...

Qatar Airways Increases Flights By 40% In Saudi Arabia


Qatar Airways will now operate 20 flights per week to and from Riyadh, increasing its services by more than More...

SAIF Zone hopes to attract more investors from Sri Lanka

The Sharjah Airport International Free Zone, SAIF Zone, has recently participated in a business event entitled, ‘International Business Forum – Expanding..

Passenger Traffic At DXB Exceeds 6.9 Million In April

Dubai International (DXB) welcomed more than 6.9 million passengers in April 2016 according to the monthly traffic report issued by operator..

Ooredoo ICT Workshop Tackles Issues Facing Small Businesse

Ooredoo Warns Customers about Phone Scams from Local Numbers

Ooredoo hosted a workshop for small and medium enterprises in Qatar recently, as the company strives to ensure More...

Mohamed Hamaki named HTC Social Media Ambassador

HTC, has named Egyptian singer Mohamed Hamaki, as its social media brand ambassador, working with the consumer electronics brand to establish..

Ooredoo Myanmar in $300 Million Funding Deal with Asian Bank and IFC

Qatar-based Ooredoo Group’s fully owned subsidiary Ooredoo Myanmar has announced a US $300 Million funding deal with the Asian Development Bank..

Doha to Host IHF Super Globe from September 5 to 8

Doha will host the 10th International Handball Federation (IHF) Super Globe Championship, which will be held at Qatar Handball Association (QHA)..
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Mohammed bin Rashid tours IMG Worlds of Adventure, hails role of private sector

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, said today that the..

Doha to Host IHF Super Globe from September 5 to 8

Doha will host the 10th International Handball Federation (IHF) Super Globe Championship, which will be held at Qatar Handball Association (QHA)..