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19 أيلول/سبتمبر 2014


Brent November crude slipped 8 cents to settle at $98.97 a barrel, recovering from an intraday low of $98.51 on Wednesday in London.Brent November crude slipped 8 cents to settle at $98.97 a barrel, recovering from an intraday low of $98.51 on Wednesday in London.
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Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz, Assistant Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources for Petroleum Affairs, dismissed arguments that lower oil prices will cause the collapse of GCC economies.


Qatari capital Doha bid for the 2016 and 2020 Olympics but never made the shortlist, while Dubai was reportedly on the verge of a bid for 2016,
02:10 بتوقيت جرينتش

While major events were once the domain of Europe and North America, Asia is now viewed as a 'safe pair of hands' when it comes to hosting the world's biggest sporting competitions.

18 أيلول/سبتمبر 2014

HealthKit gathers data such as blood pressure and weight from various health apps on Apple devices, and can be viewed by doctors at one place.
14:04 بتوقيت جرينتش

Meanwhile, the California tech giant said a bug in its HealthKit health and fitness application platform prevented its release along with the launch of its iOS 8 operating system for iPhones and iPads.

Middle East investors bought 87 per cent of the Goldman sukuk, while 11 per cent went to Europe and two per cent to Asian investors, a document from lead arrangers showed.
13:57 بتوقيت جرينتش

It was only the second sukuk issue from a conventional bank outside a predominantly Muslim country; HSBC issued $500 million of sukuk in 2011.

Qatar has issued a new law to regulate charities in the Gulf state amid growing concern in the West over funding received by Islamic State militants.
04:55 بتوقيت جرينتش

Qatar has faced growing criticism, as the tiny Gulf state has used its hydrocarbon wealth to back a wide range of Islamists across the region.

Etihad has forged 47 codeshare partnerships with different airlines globally, 21 in Europe alone.
04:55 بتوقيت جرينتش

European airlines have finally opened up to Gulf carriers, forging partnerships and selling stakes, after decades of distrust and allegations of unfair competition.

But Egypt wants long-term investments to improve the country's economy, which has been suffering ever since an uprising toppled President Hosni Mubarak in 2011.
01:23 بتوقيت جرينتش

Egypt's finance minister is predicting growth rates of up to 6 percent within three years, which would mark a major turnaround following three years of political turmoil that has crippled the economy.

17 أيلول/سبتمبر 2014


The Middle East experienced a decline in its billionaire population over the past year.
17:14 بتوقيت جرينتش

The Middle East experienced a decline in its billionaire population over the past year.

Meanwhile Qatar’s emir also asserted that his country does not finance any terrorist organisations in Syria or Iraq and has never done so
17:02 بتوقيت جرينتش

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she expected cooperation with Qatar in the energy sector to grow in the years ahead, saying progress was already being made in the area of liquefied natural gas (LNG)

The foundation work for the state-of-the-art school has begun at a cost of BD4.6 million ($12.2 million), it added.
16:22 بتوقيت جرينتش

The foundation work for the state-of-the-art school has begun at a cost of BD4.6 million ($12.2 million), it added.

Growth, spurred largely by international donor funds, has been decelerating since 2012 and slowed to less than 2 percent in 2013.
16:11 بتوقيت جرينتش

Its report, issued three weeks after a truce, said a strong world response to rebuilding needs could ultimately spur economic growth.

Although housing prices have continued to surge throughout the year, prices have also soared, particularly in İstanbul and other major urban centers.
14:49 بتوقيت جرينتش

İstanbul housing prices shot up 21.65 percent in August year-on-year, according to figures from real estate market analyst Reidin.

Helped by a firmer US economy, China’s exports have picked up recently to be a rare source of cheer in an otherwise gloomy data landscape.
05:55 بتوقيت جرينتش

China’s foreign direct investment in August fell to a low not seen in at least two and a half years, underscoring the challenges to growth facing the world’s second-biggest economy.

 These meetings form part of the mandatory updates required to be provided to the BIE as Dubai prepares for the submission of all requirements to seek formal approval at the next critical registration phase in November 2015.
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The expansive Dubai Trade Centre-Jebel Ali complex features a centrepiece Dubai Expo 2020 gated facility spread across 150 hectares and a surrounding residential, hospitality and logistics zone.

The Suze Canal
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The Suez Canal corridor project planned by a consortium led by Dar Al-Handasah will cost $220 billion over fifteen years, said Ashraf Salman, Egypt's investment minister,