INTERNATIONAL. The report ranks Dubai as the 13th most important city in the world, and 8th in terms of growing in importance to HNWIs; For HNWIs from the Middle East and Africa, in terms of fastest growing in importance, Dubai is overshadowed by only London.
INTERNATIONAL. Syria will miss a major deadline next week in the program to destroy its chemical weapons production facilities, sources at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said.
INTERNATIONAL. A catastrophic disaster can - and will - happen again if the lessons of Macondo and other similar incidents are not learned and shared routinely; Change required to prevent future disasters, industry warned.