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Iran Says U.S. Criticism of Election Is Meddling

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran accused the United States on Tuesday of interference for saying its presidential election on Friday was neither free or fair...
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#Dubai's investment arm ICD records full year loss of 15.50 billion dirhams | Reuters

Dubai's investment arm ICD records full year loss of 15.50 billion dirhams | Reuters Investment Corp. of Dubai, the Dubai government’s main investment arm, on Tuesday reported a loss for last year as the coronavirus pandemic impacted its portfolio companies.The firm reported a loss of 15.50 billion dirhams ($4.22 billion) for 2020 after a profit of 25 billion dirhams a year earlier, according to a regulatory filing.ICD said the pandemic crisis significantly affected its operations and said its...
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Dubai's Investment Arm ICD Records Full Year Loss of 15.50 Billion Dirhams

DUBAI (Reuters) - Investment Corp. of Dubai, the Dubai government's main investment arm, on Tuesday reported a loss for last year as the...
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Palm Jumeirah, Dubai's iconic man-made islands, turns 20

Two decades after construction first began in Dubai, the man-made islands of the Palm Jumeirah are celebrating 20 years with a new observation deck.
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Expat Health Insurance in Dubai

A place like Dubai, where everything including medical fees are very expensive, it has become a requirement of every expat to own an expat health insurance in Dubai. So before moving to Dubai you must have a complete knowledge about the expat health insurance in Dubai. How will you benefit from an expat health insurance […] The post Expat Health Insurance in Dubai appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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2 gorgeous new games are the best examples yet of how video games are looking noticeably more realistic and detailed than ever before

A screenshot from upcoming Xbox game, "Microsoft Flight Simulator." Microsoft With new game consoles boasting more power than ever, modern video games can be especially beautiful. The recent debut of "Forza Horizon 5" highlighted as much, as did "Microsoft Flight Simulator." Both games feature rich, sweeping environments and ultra-detailed vehicles. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. During the video game industry's annual E3 trade show last week, one message was...
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Most major Gulf bourses in red; Egypt outperforms | Reuters

Most major Gulf bourses in red; Egypt outperforms | Reuters Dubai’s main share index eased 0.1%, hit by a 0.4% fall in Emirates NBD and a 2.2% slide in budget airliner Air Arabia.The Dubai Airshow, this year’s biggest aerospace trade show and a spectacle for business deals worth billions of dollars, will be held under capacity restrictions in November due to the coronavirus pandemic, its organiser said.In Abu Dhabi, the index dropped 0.5%, weighed down by a 1.2% fall in the largest lender Firs...
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Princess Latifa: Photo appears to show Dubai ruler's daughter in Spain

An Instagram image allegedly shows the daughter of the ruler of Dubai on "holiday" in Spain.
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Tabby Buy Now Pay Later #Dubai Fintech Gets Debt Financing for Expansion - Bloomberg

A Dubai-based buy-now, pay-later company secured one of the largest debt facilities for a fintech startup in the Middle East and North Africa.Underscoring the growing interest from international investors in the regional fintech sector, Silicon Valley-based Partners for Growth will provide $50 million in debt financing to tabby to help expand its business. The size of the facility may increase as the company becomes larger over time, according to a statement. “tabby is one of the faste...
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Raisi Says He Should Be Rewarded for Defending People's Rights and Security

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian President-Elect Ebrahim Raisi said on Monday that he should be rewarded for defending people's rights and security,...
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President-Elect Raisi: Iran's Priority Is Improving Ties With Gulf Arab Neighbours

DUBAI (Reuters) -President-elect Ebrahim Raisi said on Monday Iran's foreign policy priority would be improving ties with Gulf Arab neighbours,...
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Dubai's Latifa Appears to Have Degree of Freedom, Says Lawyer for Campaign Group

By Michael HoldenLONDON (Reuters) -Sheikha Latifa, one of the daughters of the ruler of Dubai, appears to be enjoying an increasing degree of...
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Exclusive-Dubai's Latifa Seems to Have Degree of Freedom, Says Lawyer for Campaign Group

LONDON (Reuters) - Sheikha Latifa, one of the daughters of the ruler of Dubai, appears to be enjoying an increasing degree of freedom and is...
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Iran's Raisi Says U.S. Violated Nuclear Deal, EU Failed to Fulfil Commitments

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian President-Elect Ebrahim Raisi said on Monday that the United States violated the 2015 nuclear deal and the European Union...
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Princess Latifa: Instagram image appears to show Dubai ruler’s daughter in Spain

Princess, who was seized trying to flee the sheikhdom in 2018, has appeared in several social media posts in recent monthsA Dubai princess who has been the subject of concern from a United Nations panel after being seized trying to flee the sheikhdom in 2018 has appeared in a social media post that described her as being in Spain on a “European holiday.”An Instagram image published by a woman identified in British media as former Royal Navy member Sioned Taylor shows Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed...
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Dubai's Latifa Seems to Have Degree of Freedom - Lawyer for Campaign Group Says

LONDON (Reuters) - Sheikha Latifa, one of the daughters of the ruler of Dubai, appears to be enjoying an increasing degree of freedom and is...
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Iran Set to Stay on Hardline Course After Raisi Win, Saudi Commentators Say

DUBAI (Reuters) - The election of a hardline Iranian president has so far been met with silence from Saudi Arabia, but commentators in...
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United Arab Emirates: Mistakenly Carrying Drugs In UAE? - Hassan Elhais

The facts of the case as described by Criminal Lawyers of Dubai presents that an accused was arrested on the grounds that he received a shipment which contained narcotics substances.
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Photo Shows Dubai Princess, Focus of UN Concern, in Spain

A Dubai princess who has been the subject of concern from a United Nations panel after being seized trying to flee the sheikhdom in 2018 has appeared in a social media post that described her as being in Spain on a “European holiday.”.
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Iran's Bushehr Nuclear Power Plant Temporarily Shutdown - State TV

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant has been temporarily shutdown for technical overhaul, Iranian state TV said on Sunday."It has...
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#Saudi Stocks Slump as Valuation Concerns Mount: Inside EM - Bloomberg

Saudi Stocks Slump as Valuation Concerns Mount: Inside EM - Bloomberg Middle Eastern stock markets were mixed as investors reconciled concerns of high valuations with more positive economic indicators.Saudi Arabia’s Tadawul All Share Index led losses in the Gulf, dropping as much as 0.8% on Sunday. The kingdom’s equities have climbed for six straight weeks, their longest winning streak since September, with the key gauge hovering near its highest in almost seven years amid optimism on oil pric...
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MIDEAST STOCKS #Saudi bourse underperforms major Gulf markets, #Qatar gains | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Saudi bourse underperforms major Gulf markets, Qatar gains | Reuters Most major stock markets in the Gulf ended lower on Sunday, with the Saudi index leading the losses, although Qatar bucked the trend to close higher. The benchmark index  (.TASI)  in Saudi Arabia, fell 0.6%, with Al Rajhi Bank  (1120.SE)  and petrochemical firm Saudi Basic Industries  (2010.SE)  dropping 1.8% each. The kingdom's April crude oil exports fell to their lowest level since June 2020, official ...
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Iran, World Powers Adjourn Nuclear Talks, Resumption Date Unclear

By Francois Murphy and Parisa HafeziVIENNA/DUBAI (Reuters) -Negotiators for Iran and six world powers on Sunday adjourned talks on reviving their...
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#Dubai Airport to Reopen Terminal This Week - Bloomberg video

Dubai Airport to Reopen Terminal This Week - Bloomberg Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, discusses this week's reopening of Dubai International's Terminal One and Concourse D as the passenger hub prepares for a rebound in global travel. He speaks with Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East" in an exclusive interview. (Source: Bloomberg) [Author: [email protected] (Rupert Neil Bumfrey)]
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Middle Eastern Markets Mixed, High Valuations Eyed: Inside EM - Bloomberg

Middle Eastern Markets Mixed, High Valuations Eyed: Inside EM - Bloomberg Middle Eastern stock markets were mixed as investors attempted to reconcile concerns about high valuations with more positive economic indicators.Saudi Arabia’s benchmark Tadawul All Share Index fluctuated, dropping as much as 0.8% on Sunday before trimming losses.“The macro story in Saudi Arabia is much more interesting than the micro story,” said Tarek Fadlallah, the chief executive officer of Nomura Asset Management’s...
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#Dubai Airports Capacity to Hit 90% of Pre-Virus Levels by Autumn - Bloomberg

Dubai Airports Capacity to Hit 90% of Pre-Virus Levels by Autumn - Bloomberg Dubai Airport, the world’s largest by international passenger numbers, expects to recover up to 90% of its pre-pandemic capacity by autumn and will reopen a terminal as demand picks up.“We’re anticipating a huge surge in inbound and outbound demand over the next few months,” Dubai Airports Chief Executive Officer Paul Griffiths said in an interview with Bloomberg TV on Sunday.Air travel will get a boost as countries s...
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Damac Hires Advisers to Assess $599 Million Offer to Go Private - Bloomberg

Damac Hires Advisers to Assess $599 Million Offer to Go Private - Bloomberg Damac Properties PJSC hired advisers to assess an offer to take the Dubai-based real estate developer private after backlash from investors.An independent valuer and financial adviser have been appointed to help the board determine the financial fairness of the offer from the perspective of shareholders, Damac said in a statement to the stock exchange on Sunday.Billionaire Hussain Sajwani offered to take the rest of Da...
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MIDEAST STOCKS Major Gulf markets mixed in early trade | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Major Gulf markets mixed in early trade | Reuters Major Gulf stock markets were mixed in early trade on Sunday with the Abu Dhabi index leading gains boosted by top lender First Abu Dhabi Bank.The benchmark index (.TASI) in Saudi Arabia, fell 0.3%, with Al Rajhi Bank (1120.SE) losing 0.9% and petrochemical firm Saudi Basic Industries (2010.SE) easing 0.7%.The kingdom's April crude oil exports fell to their lowest level since June 2020, official data showed on Thursday. OPEC and ...
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Dubai Airport Targets 28 Million Passengers This Year, CEO Says

By Alexander CornwellDUBAI (Reuters) -Dubai's state airport operator is hoping for a "flood" of travelers as the coronavirus pandemic eases,...
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Dubai Airport Terminal 1 to Reopen This Week, Operator Says

DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai's state airport operator on Sunday said it would reopen Terminal 1 at Dubai International Airport on Thursday after a 15...
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