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2 hrs ago | International Business Times

Water Slide Taller Than Niagara Falls and Dubai's Mall of The...

People are pictured at the Dubai International Financial Centre in this November 10, 2013 file photo.

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4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Gaza unrest fuels Qatar, UAE dispute

DUBAI: Abu Dhabi has accused the Al-Jazeera TV channel and websites close to Qatar of "fabricating" information suggesting UAE supported Israel's attack in Gaza, in the latest tensions between both countries.

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9 hrs ago | Scoop

Gaza: UN issues emergency appeal, begins airlift

The United Nations agency assisting Palestinian refugees has issued an emergency appeal for $60 million to respond to the urgent humanitarian needs of the people of Gaza, including tens of thousands who have fled their homes in the wake of the current Israeli military offensive.

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13 hrs ago | ECNmag

UAE plans first Arab spaceship to Mars in 7 years

Having scaled the heights of Earth with the world's tallest tower, the United Arab Emirates is now aiming for the stars, or just a little bit closer, with an ambitions trip to Mars.

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17 hrs ago | Inhabitat

United Arab Emirates to Launch Unmanned Mission to Mars by 2021

The United Arab Emirates just announced that it's setting up a Space Agency - and it plans to send an unmanned probe to Mars by 2021.

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20 hrs ago | AME Info

Allen & Overy advises investment group Samena Capital on acquisition of stake in RAK Ceramics

Allen & Overy announced that it has advised Samena Capital on the acquisition of 30.58% of the share capital of RAK Ceramics PJSC from His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qassimi, Ruler of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, and one of the founding shareholders of RAK Ceramics.

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Yesterday | Journalgazette.net

Dubai airport soars in rank

Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths, a 56-year-old Briton, is setting his sights on beating Atlanta for the title of busiest airport on the planet.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

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Dubai retail and shopping industry will be 20 years ahead of the...

Dubai retail and shopping industry will be 20 years ahead of the region after the launch of Mall of the World The shopping and retail industries of the UAE are set to be 20 years ahead of the region, with Dubai's launch of the Mall of the World in the run up to EXPO 2020, says the CEO of a leading general trading company based in the UAE.

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The Daily Star

Khaleda, Tarique reunite in Dubai

After three years, BNP chief Khaleda Zia was reunited with her elder son Tarique Rahman, his wife and daughter at Dubai International Airport yesterday.

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ABS-CBN News

Pinoy gets life for selling shabu in UAE

A United Arab Emirates court has sentenced a 35-year-old Filipino to life imprisonment for possessing and selling methamphetamine, the Gulf News reported over the weekend.

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AME Info

Al-Futtaim Engineering wins HVAC maintenance contract from FEWA

Al-Futtaim Engineering's Facilities Management division has won a multi-million dirham contract from the Federal Electricity and Water Authority for annual maintenance of its HVAC units.

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Reuters

Dubai bank ENBD repays final $1.1 bln of 2008 govt support

Emirates NBD, Dubai's largest lender, has repaid the remaining 4 billion dirhams of support which it received from the United Arab Emirates government in 2008, the country's finance ministry said.

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Al Bawaba

Shaikh Zayed Road is one of Dubai's biggest highways, with six lanes in each direction.

Construction work has started on a major diversion coming up on Shaikh Zayed Road for the Dubai Canal project, officials said on Sunday.

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AME Info

Favourite Things ready for franchising

Oracle Technical Consultant will be responsible to design, develop & maintain the custom components for the organization.

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Al Bawaba

Dubai Investments reaches out to the community with Ramadan initiatives

Dubai Investments, the leading investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has lent its support to a number of social and community initiatives to help the underprivileged across the UAE in line with its spirit of sharing and caring during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Al Bawaba

Dubai Customs launches Talent Management Program

The Human Resources, Finance and Administration Division at Dubai Customs has launched "Talent Care Program", a first-of-its-kind initiative at the local, regional and international Customs level.

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I-Newswire.com

Regional Business Increasingly Opt for Greater Office Automation

The increasing trend towards greater office automation and green business practices among businesses in the Middle East region is expected to drive demand for the latest innovations in office equipment at Paperworld Middle East 2014 when it opens in Dubai next month.

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Examiner.com

In backdrop of Gaza War, the intra-Muslim war rages on

Already tagged as The Gaza War, to many Americans the Israeli Defense Force's air, sea and ground attack into the Gaza Strip very well could be nothing more than the latest chapter in the almost three quarter's of a century old battle between Israel and her Arab Muslim neighbors.

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AME Info

DFM Company net profit surges 384% to Dhs 467.6m during the first half of 2014

Dubai Financial Market Company today announced its financial results for the first half of the year ending June 30th 2014, recording a net profit of AED 467.6 Million, compared to AED 96.5 Million during the corresponding period of 2013, a 384% increase.

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Examiner

Whishaw off to flying start with equine career

Camilla Whishaw is back home after two years of study with the International Darly Flying Start Program.

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