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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: July 16, 2014
UAE. The new GE9X engines will power Emirates' record 150 Boeing 777X aircraft order.
Posted: July 16, 2014
UAE. SHuaa returns to profit following a net loss of AED4.6 million reported in the first half of 2013.
Posted: July 16, 2014
UAE. New study makes recommendations for comprehensive and comparable bank reporting.
Posted: July 16, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. A Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) portal created exclusively for Arab audiences will deliver vocational & employability skills to women, youth, persons with disabilities and citizens in rural communities.
Posted: July 16, 2014
UAE. OBD testing helps detect electrical issues relating to ABS, airbags and technical faults related to engine and transmission among others.
Posted: July 16, 2014
UAE. MENA Private Equity Association launche its eighth "MENA Private Equity & Venture Capital" Annual Report; Consolidation in the private equity industry limits growth in fund raising; 2014 outlook is positive.
Posted: July 15, 2014
UAE. 81% state finding a job is the biggest challenge, with banking and finance being the preferred industry to work in.
Posted: July 15, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. A net 61% of global asset allocators are now overweight equities; Inflation expectations reach record levels; Exposure to commodities has risen to its strongest in more than a year.
Posted: July 15, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. The appointment of Abdulaziz Al Arifi is part of the firm's continued expansion and reinforcement of its senior management team tasked with leading the firm's new business strategy.
Posted: July 14, 2014
EGYPT. Kenya-Uganda railway operator continues to attract new clients on the back of sustained investment in critical infrastructure in technology and cargo carrying capacity.
Posted: July 14, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. Qatar Airways displays three aircraft at the Show - the A350 (Global Launch Customer), A320 and the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Posted: July 14, 2014
UAE. The CEO search process was exhaustive and far reaching involving leading local and international candidates.
Posted: July 14, 2014
UAE. Award in recognition of J.P. Morgan Private Bank's first-class service in the financial services industry and the highest levels of leadership, innovation and expertise provided to customers globally.
Posted: July 14, 2014
UAE. Investment will help EKI achieve its ambitious growth plans at an exciting time for the GCC' emerging education sector.
Posted: July 14, 2014
UAE. Dubai developer signs agreement with UNEC and Actco; Construction is expected to begin soon.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: August 1, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. The Israelis and Palestinians have been trapped for decades between delusions and denial and both have resorted to ideological and religious dogmas that dismiss with conviction any factual evidence to the contrary.
date:Posted: August 1, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. Long-term infrastructure debt poses a significant pricing challenge with no market prices, private cash flow data scattered amongst originators, and covenant structures creating "embedded options" that are not taken into account in standard valuation models.
date:Posted: July 31, 2014
UAE. Rotate into high-yield bonds which offer better value; Large IPOs could drain money out of stock markets and raise volatility ahead, says Emirates NBD investment chief.
INTERNATIONAL. The Israelis and Palestinians have been trapped for decades between delusions and denial and both have resorted to ideological and religious dogmas that dismiss with conviction any factual evidence to the contrary.
INTERNATIONAL. The future will be decided in a race between global advances in demand for resources, complex technology and biotech innovation, and growing sovereign debt.
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