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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: October 23, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. As the operation to retake Mosul from ISIL continues, civilians are fleeing from the city by the hundreds, further stressing the already tenuous humanitarian situation in northern Iraq.
Posted: October 18, 2016
UAE. Written in Arabic and English to aid blind or visually impaired tourists and residents.
Posted: October 15, 2016
QATAR. Located in City Centre Doha, the refurbished club is among the 2 clubs in Qatar and boasts of superior fitness solutions and state-of-art fitness equipment.
Posted: October 14, 2016
UAE. Renowned photographers Dany Eid and Daniel Cheong to conduct workshops.
Posted: September 29, 2016
UAE. Dr Ahmed Samerai: "I encourage business leaders to find the time to make a real difference."
Posted: September 29, 2016
UAE. Meera Kaul Foundation appoints a jury panel to evaluate the nominations; Last day to receive nominations is September 30.
Posted: September 21, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. The male adult-only program is aimed at encouraging members to develop their swimming skills as well as help them go further in achieving their fitness goals.
Posted: September 21, 2016
LEBANON. "The award reflects the Photo London ethos in its dedication to innovative photography, support of emerging artists and sense of discovery."
Posted: September 20, 2016
UAE. 40% of MENA respondents list their financial situation as their number one stress-inducing factor, according to new Bayt.com poll.
Posted: September 17, 2016
UAE. According to a new YouGov survey, 91% of UAE residents are aware of the location-based reality game Pokémon GO, but will Pokémon fever catch on in the Emirates?
Posted: September 15, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Jost Thöne, Stradivari expert and co-owner of VIOLIN ASSETS, offers input on this subject. The company makes high-quality historical and modern string instruments accessible as investments.
Posted: September 8, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Deloitte's Sports Business Group: New Premier League summer transfer window spending record, as clubs exceed 1 billion pounds; New record fee paid for a player by an English club.
Posted: September 7, 2016
UAE. Six pavilions exhibit the work of the region's most exciting curators, designers and studios; This year's theme invited designers to produce work inspired by "The Human Senses".
Posted: September 7, 2016
QATAR. The JV will operate Lusail Multipurpose Arena and Ali Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah Multipurpose Arena and will provide arena management, promotional, and facility maintenance support services for both venues.
Posted: September 5, 2016
UAE. The main stars sporting the luxury ready-to-wear line this season

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 7, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Will this be the year when China exceeds growth expectations, Brexit turns into Bremain, the Mexican peso soars and Italian banks turn out to the best performing equity asset class?
date:Posted: December 7, 2016
UAE. Smart Grids can help lay the foundations for energy and cost-saving applications and renewable energy development in the MENA region.
date:Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Knowledge Summit 2016: "Over 2 billion jobs will disappear by 2030 and that is the hidden results of our rapid technology growth. But, if we understand all these hidden consequences we can create jobs at a much higher rate".
INTERNATIONAL. This is part two of a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, where I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world.
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