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Emirates says in-flight medical emergency can cost up to $600k

Emirates delivered nearly 23,000 hours of medical training for cabin crew and pilots last year as th...

Man tries to set himself alight at Makkah Grand Mosque

A man tried to set himself alight with gasoline beside the Kaaba, the black-clad building towards wh...

Qatar Petroleum joins consortium to develop Pakistan LNG project

State-owned energy company Qatar Petroleum (QP) has joined an international consortium of major US, ...

Dubai says 14.9m tourists visit during 2016, up 5%

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) said on Tuesday that the emir...

Saudi Aramco said to borrow up to $1.6bn with domestic sukuk

A planned domestic sukuk issue by oil giant Saudi Aramco is likely to be in the region of 3 to 6 bil...

Amruda Nair, CEO of Aiana Hotels, on 'Indian Hospitality'

Botswana's high court agreed on Tuesday to delay the provisional liquidation of state-owned BCL Mine...

UAE firm said to make offer for Botswana's struggling miner BCL

Botswana's high court agreed on Tuesday to delay the provisional liquidation of state-owned BCL Mine...

Saudi Arabia foils attempts to smuggle more than 2kg of heroin

Customs officers at Jeddah's international airport have said they have foiled plans to smuggle more ...

Qatar committed to Volkswagen, says board representative

Qatar is committed to its investment in Volkswagen, Hessa al-Jaber, Qatar's representative on the ca...

Snapchat firm opens first Middle East office in Dubai

The company behind the popular photo and video app Snapchat has opened its first Middle East office ...

Qatar's QNB declares IMF forecasts 'over-optimistic'

Qatar National Bank (QNB) has dismissed recent economic growth forecasts from the International Mone...

Dubai's stock market sees 406% jump in Q4 net profit

Dubai Financial Market (DFM), the Gulf's only listed stock exchange, reported a 3 percent fall in fu...

Top Omani hotel reveals plan for major revamp

Muscat's Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, has revealed plans for extensive restorations, whic...

Singapore bourse 'in talks' with Saudi Aramco over IPO listing

Singapore Exchange has held talks with Saudi Aramco on a secondary listing, two sources familiar wit...

New luxury holiday firm launches in Ras Al Khaimah

Safarak, a new luxury destination management company has been officially launched in Ras Al Khaimah ...

Dubai said to finalise $3bn loan for Al Maktoum Int'l expansion

Dubai is finalising a $3 billion, seven-year syndicated loan needed to back the expansion of Al Makt...

Rezidor signs deal to run two new Dubai hotels

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the signing of two new Radisson Blu hotels in Dubai, to be loc...

UAE economy on the up in 2017, but late payments still an issue

The UAE’s economic growth is expected to pick up in 2017 to reach 2.5 percent, but delayed payment...

NBAD, FGB finalise second-tier management ahead of merger

National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) and First Gulf Bank (FGB) have picked the second level management ...

UAE approves new visa scheme to lure top foreign execs

The UAE Cabinet has approved an integrated entry visa scheme to attract more qualified and highly ta...