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Posted: 03-12-2008
UAE. Liverpool Football Club Captain Steven Gerrard joined forces with ‘Team Azizi’ last night at a VIP launch event for the Dubai-based developer Azizi Investments at London’s Dorchester Hotel. Gerrard gave his seal of approval to his signature tower - the Azizi Crystal at The Palm Jebel Ali - at the launch, which was attended by a host of VIP investors as well as guest speakers from CNN and Bloomberg. Within minutes of launch, the developer said it had achieved sales of more than AED150 million, dramatically bucking overall market trends and indicating continued interest in the
Posted: August 21, 2014
UAE. Even though new malicious samples appear every day, users should have an understanding of the techniques and tools currently being used to target users in the Middle East.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. "Bringing in institutional funds is a key part of the board's strategic capital markets plan," Samir Fancy, Topaz's chairman, said in a statement.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. GITEX Technology Week Cloud Confex to showcase latest cloud security solutions, as cloud computing moves into business mainstream.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. The seminars which are only for investment professionals will take place from 8:30am - 12:00pm: in Riyadh (a mixed event) on August 31st, Bahrain on Sept 1st, Kuwait Sept 2nd, Abu Dhabi Sept 3rd, Dubai Sept 4th, and Doha on Sept 7th.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. Dubai developer clears entire US$2.15 billion bank debt with early repayment, nearly four years before the final loan instalment due in March 2018.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. Over 2100 units across the Aldar portfolio currently leased to corporates; Bulk leases provide long-term income security and visibility.
Posted: August 20, 2014
QATAR. Rising automobile sales, increasing demand for cost effective Chinese tyres and imposition of ban on balloon tyres are key trends emerging in Qatar tyre market.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. The catalogue will be launched simultaneously across the globe in over 46 countries and 345 stores. This will be the 25th edition of the catalogue for the UAE with over 1 million copies printed.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. Palo Alto Networks Unveils Security Risks in Android Internal Storage; New research shows potential for attack in more than 94% of popular Android mobile applications.
Posted: August 20, 2014
UAE. "Smart" technology drivers to transform Dubai into "City of the Future".
Posted: August 19, 2014
UAE. Law enforcement agencies and enterprises need to wake up to cyber stalking, cyber bullying, hacking and new forms of crime arising from mobility trend.
Posted: August 19, 2014
UAE. Mr. Barlow has held various senior management roles with Accor, Hilton and most recently, as President of Carlson Hotels Asia Pacific based in Singapore.
Posted: August 19, 2014
UAE. Sir Bani Yas Island can help boost visitor length-of-stay.
Posted: August 19, 2014
UAE. Globally nearly 55,000 candidates passed Level I, II, and III exams and join the CFA Institute effort to create an environment where investors' interests come first.
Posted: August 19, 2014
UAE. The Middle East region imports most of its value-added steel and Emirates Steel believes it can capitalize by manufacturing these products domestically.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: August 28, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. The Saudi Arabian index is the region's most diverse capital market due to its size and maturity; Jadwa Investment views the opening up of the Tadawul as an overall positive but believes a cautious and considered path to reform is the best way forward, much like the Chinese example.
date:Posted: August 28, 2014
LEBANON. The results of the Byblos Bank/AUB Consumer Confidence Index show a marginal improvement in January and February, picking up pace in March and April, and regressing in May and June 2014.
date:Posted: August 28, 2014
UAE. The Saudi equity market index hits a 6 year high; Fed Chief Yellen's commentary at Jackson Hole summit seen as constructive; India in a sweet spot for emerging market debt investors.
LEBANON. The results of the Byblos Bank/AUB Consumer Confidence Index show a marginal improvement in January and February, picking up pace in March and April, and regressing in May and June 2014.
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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