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UAE-based private equity firm Abraaj Capital has secured regulatory approval to acquire a stake in Egyptian food producer Bisco Misr

Abraaj Capital wins approval for Bisco Misr deal Subscription

20 November 2014 | By

UAE private equity firm pushes ahead with acquisition plans

Air Arabia raises Islamic loan to fund new aircraft

Air Arabia raises Islamic loan to fund new aircraft Subscription

19 November 2014 | By

$230m deal arranged by Dubai Islamic Bank


Maaden launches $1.5bn rights issue Subscription

18 November 2014 | By

Proceeds will support phosphate mining project

Local developer Nakheel and Souk Residences have reached an agreement over their Palm Jumeirah Golden Mile dispute

Nakheel and Souk Residences reach agreement Subscription

17 November 2014 | By

UAE developer will assume ownership of unsold units on Golden Mile in Palm Jumeirah

Kuwait plans public offerings for Dow Chemical shares

Kuwait plans public offerings for shares sold by Dow Subscription

17 November 2014 | By

Announcement comes as US firm plans to reduce equity position in Kuwaiti joint ventures

DP World

DP World to acquire Jebel Ali Freezone Subscription

16 November 2014 | By

Port operator will also delist from London Stock Exchange

Dana Gas signed revenue-generating agreements with Cairo and Erbil

Dana Gas reports 36 per cent rise in third-quarter profit Subscription

12 November 2014 | By

Sharjah-based company signed revenue-generating agreements with Cairo and Erbil

NBF net profit

UAE infrastructure boom boosts equipment finance demand Subscription

12 November 2014 | By

National Bank of Fujairah CEO eyes opportunities  


Dubai financial markets performance

Investor appetite for Emaar places pressure on DFM Subscription

8 September 2014 | By

Success of Emaar’s mall group listing could herald growth for initial public offerings

Emaar Malls Group's Dubai Marina Mall

Mixed reaction to Emaar Malls Group listing Subscription

1 September 2014 | By

Emaar Malls Group intial public offering sets benchmark for Dubai’s capital markets

Value and number of GCC IPOs

Gulf sees listings spike in second quarter Subscription

14 August 2014 | By

Number of initial public offerings in the Gulf rise in second quarter

Dubai Multi-Commodities Centre

DMCC fuels commodity flows through Dubai Subscription

8 July 2014 | By

Dubai’s diamond and gold trade soars

Arabtec share price has fallen

Arabtec locked in a fight for survival Subscription

26 June 2014 | By

Company’s ability to manage risks will be thrown into doubt following meltdown

integrated solar combined-cycle plant

SEC drives green energy efforts Subscription

1 May 2014

Saudi utility company comes to the rescue to bolster kingdom’s lacklustre renewables programme

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