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Posted: 08-08-2011
UAE. Emirates, Dubai's flagship carrier, said the European Union's planned carbon emission scheme may cost it as much as US$1 billion over 10 years, as it joined others airlines in objecting to the tax. From January, airlines flying to or from Europe will have to buy permits from the EU's emissions trading scheme (ETS) for 15% of the carbon emissions produced during the entire flight. "It (the scheme) will have a very significant impact on Emirates," Andrew Parker, Emirates' senior vice president for industry and environmental affairs, said at a conference in Dubai. "It's safe to assume som
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. ADIB and Barclays will now work closely to ensure the seamless transition of over 110,000 customers onto the ADIB banking platform.
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. The behaviour of other motorists is the biggest distraction on the roads; Mobile phone use remains a leading cause of distraction driving despite being illegal in the UAE.
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. "Our challenge is to manage this growth whilst at the same time ensuring that standards of service, safety and security remain consistently high, helping us achieve our goal to become the world's leading airports group".
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. The research-based online screening service is designed to serve investors and treasuries aiming to balance their portfolios with low risk fixed income instruments yet conform to the mandates defined by their Shariah boards.
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. The 2 day Summit will focus on strategies, opportunities and the challenges affecting the aviation industry in Africa.
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. Next milestone in cognitive computing is accelerating scientific and industrial research.
Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. Installed electrical capacity of 1600 megawatts; Power to help accommodate increasing population and industrial growth.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. Over 80% of Sage and IDG Connect survey respondents say smartphones and tablet usage to rise.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. Alpha Tours bullish about industry prospects amidst government initiatives, mega attractions and anticipation of Expo 2020.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. The question of interoperability will clearly impact how your network and your business will be able to function and evolve in the long-term.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. Emaar Community Management showcases latest initiatives at Cityscape Global.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. Special industry theme for Arabian Travel Market 2015 to focus on family travel segment as new figures reveal annual average growth of 4.75% will value market at $180 billion by 2018.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. Climbing aficionado Rock Republic is officially launching its amazing new bouldering centre - the only one in the GCC - at a special event this week.
Posted: September 1, 2014
BAHRAIN. The number 1 mobile taxi App in the World introduced in Bahrain;Free Taxi Week to be offered as part of the launch.
Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. Developer completes first new project post-restructuring.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: September 2, 2014
UAE. The top ten most influential brands headquartered in the UAE based on engagement among LinkedIn's membership of 313 million professionals; Leading UAE airlines are the top two brands, Etihad Airways tops ranking.
date:Posted: September 2, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. U.S. strategic conception must evolve away from seeing these conflicts as distinct theaters into seeing them as different aspects of the same theater: the Black Sea.
date:Posted: September 1, 2014
UAE. The Middle East's top brands have grown by an average of 38%, according to The Brand Finance Middle East 50; This brings the total value of the top 50 above US$50 billion for the first time; Emirates holds the top spot and remains far ahead of the rest.
UAE. The top ten most influential brands headquartered in the UAE based on engagement among LinkedIn's membership of 313 million professionals; Leading UAE airlines are the top two brands, Etihad Airways tops ranking.
INTERNATIONAL. I think one of the big fallacies in people's thinking about the Iraqi oil sector has been the focus on who's making money producing the oil. The bigger impact is on consumers.
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