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Posted: 03-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. New York is famed as "the city that never sleeps" but London, reveals a new study, sleeps even less, as do over 30 other cities worldwide. None sleepless than Cairo, the strife-torn capital of Egypt, which is today named the "world's most 24-hour" city by a study of the world's most round-the-clock metropolises. But New York ranks a humiliating 32nd, behind London (17th), Paris (18th), Rome (27th) and an embarrassingly long list of other cities. The first global ranking of the world's "most 24-hour" - or most nocturnal - cities, comes from analysing 120 million online chat
Posted: August 28, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The Turkish Football Federation in a demonstration of the inseparable ties between sports and politics, has effectively declared its support for renewed Turkish-Kurdish hostilities.
Posted: August 28, 2015
MOROCCO. The coming years constitute a critical time for the community, in terms of its demographic, its finances and the care of its heritage, as well as in the broader context of the MENA region and indeed, of global affairs.
Posted: August 21, 2015
UAE. "We have noticed substantial interest for Florida lifestyle opportunities from Dubai, and we want to provide the perfect platform to facilitate the opportunity to invest."
Posted: August 19, 2015
UAE. The Economist's Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Global Liveability Index looks at living conditions in 140 cities across the globe by assigning a rating across five broad categories.
Posted: August 17, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. A condemned Turkish stadium harbours a dark warning of the long-term consequences of ethnic cleansing or what Turks euphemistically call the population exchange.
Posted: August 11, 2015
UAE. Deloitte holds inaugural business seminar on European football finance, and the Middle East influence on European football; Regional leagues need to build their brand to grow.
Posted: July 14, 2015
UAE. Report addresses investment professionals growing concern for global retirement security. The 10 principles are designed to be a foundation for dialogue and debate among the investment profession.
Posted: July 13, 2015
UAE. Masters of Innovation provides insights and inspiration to drive innovation in the GCC and globally.
Posted: July 10, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Prince Saud al-Faisal, who retired in April after serving four decades as Saudi Arabia's foreign minister, died at age 75 Thursday.
Posted: July 2, 2015
UAE. The joint venture of Fortress Capital Investments and Film Clinic targets Middle East visual media production industry.
Posted: July 2, 2015
UAE. Dimension Data set to deliver big data cycling analytics platform for the first time in the history of professional cycling.
Posted: July 2, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The feeling of invisibility among online witnesses "allows for less adherence to societal standards," and may result in antisocial behaviour
Posted: July 2, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. US$32 billion philanthropic pledge will help build bridges to foster cultural understanding, develop communities, empower women, enable youth and provide vital disaster relief.
Posted: June 26, 2015
UAE. The Prize, now in its 8th year, recognizes outstanding global philanthropists; Aman Foundation commended for its unique track record in healthcare and education
Posted: June 25, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. New research reveals fatherhood gives millennial men a new lease of life - making them more confident, more entrepreneurial and more optimistic about the future.


date:Posted: August 30, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Commodities have fallen to the lowest level in 16 years thereby wiping out all the gains that were made during the Chinese boom years during the first decade of this millennium.
date:Posted: August 30, 2015
UAE. Potentially, the ecosystem of Dubai South is expected to generate over a half million jobs and additionally, it hopes to house around a million residents, Research by ValuStrat revealed.
date:Posted: August 30, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Lebanon's protest slogan, 'You Stink,' refers to much more than the piling up of garbage on the streets of Beirut and the lack of an efficient waste management system.
INTERNATIONAL. Every UK region is more affluent than five years ago; There has been a significant 41% rise in the number of millionaires in the UK overall since 2010; 715,000 millionaires now live in the UK, compared to 508,000 in 2010.
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.