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Deyaar Development raises foreign ownership Subscription

21 April 2014, 8:49 GMT | By

Developer has received approval to raise limit to 25 per cent

Sabic reports first-quarter profits of $1.71bn Subscription

20 April 2014, 14:24 GMT | By

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation’s net income down by 1.9 per cent year-on-year, but up 3.7 per cent quarter-on-quarter

Global Telecom sells 51 per cent stake in Djezzy Subscription

20 April 2014, 9:17 GMT | By

Sale puts an end to four-year dispute with Algeria

Jebel Ali Port’s Terminal 3 to be operational by July Subscription

15 April 2014, 13:23 GMT | By

Terminal will add 4 million TEUs of capacity to mega port

Drydocks’ North Sea rig to be delivered by June Subscription

15 April 2014, 12:40 GMT | By

Dubai World unit Drydocks World will also deliver wind power platform in the third quarter

QNB Bank reports first quarter profit increase Subscription

14 April 2014, 8:15 GMT | By

Bank expected to support Qatar’s World Cup infrastructure building programme

Drake & Scull wins new contracts in Kuwait Subscription

13 April 2014, 10:31 GMT | By

Projects include a cultural centre and healthcare facility

UAE retailer Marka opens initial public offering Subscription

13 April 2014, 10:08 GMT | By

Marka’s subscription opening marks the first Dubai initial public offering by a greenfield company since 2008


Hussain Sajwani, founder, chairman and chief executive, Damac  Properties

Interview: Hussain Sajwani, founder, chairman and chief executive, Damac Properties Subscription

4 December 2013, 6:17 GMT | By

Damac’s listing on the London stock market suggests international investors are not yet convinced by Dubai’s recovery story

Monthly performance of the Tadawul

Saudi stock exchange rises after Kerry visit Subscription

7 November 2013, 5:25 GMT | By

Tadawul increases after US says ties with Saudi Arabia are ‘enduring’

London Stock Exchange

Damac's planned listing could set precedent for local developers Subscription

5 November 2013, 11:56 GMT | By

First time UAE property developer eyes London bourse listing

Local talent: King Abdullah University for Science & Technology is training R&D specialists in Saudi Arabia

Economic diversification through knowledge Subscription

15 August 2013, 13:21 GMT | By Oliver Klaus

Developing innovation-led economies is the key to a future beyond oil for the GCC

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