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    1. June 29, 2015

      Arab region expected to bounce back

      The worldwide slump in oil prices has had an immediate impact on the hydrocarbon-dependent economies of the Gulf. To make...

    2. June 29, 2015

      Aramex aims to disrupt the logistics industry

      It has been more than two years since Hussein Hachem took over as chief executive of Aramex, the Dubai-based logistics...

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    1. Arab World: Banking and Finance

      The Arab world has been experiencing a period of buoyant financial activity. However, ...
    2. New Trade Routes: Middle East-Africa

      Barriers to business between the Middle East and Africa are led by corruption and red ...
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    1. June 26, 2015

      Six high-end homes for tennis lovers

      Prospect House, Wimbledon, London, UK, £16.5m Where On the edge of Wimbledon village, southwest London. Heathrow airport is...

    2. June 16, 2015

      Singapore leads global city ranking for greenfield FDI

      Singapore is sitting atop the world as the best city for FDI, ranking first globally in 2014 for the amount of greenfield...

    3. June 11, 2015

      WS Atkins signals confidence by proposing 8.1% dividend rise

      WS Atkins, the UK engineering consultancy, on Thursday signalled confidence in its prospects by proposing to raise its...

    4. June 4, 2015

      Real estate and China dominate FDI flows

      Despite a slowdown in emerging markets and a commensurate decline in foreign direct investment flows across many developing...

    5. June 3, 2015

      Saudi conglomerate Ahab pledges bulk of assets to creditors

      Ahmad Hamad Algosaibi & Brothers has pledged 87 per cent of its assets to creditors in an attempt to secure agreement from...

    6. June 2, 2015

      Warren Buffett adds new billionaires to ‘giving pledge’

      Warren Buffett forecast that US-style philanthropy is catching on among billionaires in other countries, as he unveiled the...

    7. May 28, 2015

      Chicago’s ‘two city’ tale comes with a warning

      They call Chicago the city of big shoulders. Much like Dubai’s emergence from virtually nowhere in the last 20 years to...

    8. May 27, 2015

      DP World warns over Melbourne port rent increase

      DP World has become embroiled in a bitter row with an Australian state government over a proposed sevenfold rental increase...

    9. May 22, 2015

      Emaar Misr IPO seen as sign of Egyptian resurgence

      The announcement this week by Emaar Misr, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gulf developer Emaar, that it planned to float a 13...

    10. May 18, 2015

      Saudi conglomerate improves deal for creditors

      The Saudi conglomerate at the centre of one of the region’s largest corporate collapses has proposed a more generous...

    11. May 15, 2015

      Maurice Flanagan, aviation executive, 1928-2015

      When Maurice Flanagan arrived in Dubai in 1978, the 49-year-old from northwest England already had 25 years of airline...

    12. FT Photo Diary

      May 12, 2015

      Jetmen over Palm Island

      Swiss pilot and original Jetman Yves Rossy and Vince Reffett flying over Dubai’s Palm Island, Dubai, United Arab Emirates on...

    13. May 7, 2015

      Iran releases seized container ship

      The Maersk Tigris, the container ship seized on April 28 in the Strait of Hormuz, was making its way to Dubai on Thursday...

    14. May 1, 2015

      Party pads

      Hacienda Palancar, Reserva de la Biósfera Sian-Ka’an, Tulum, Mexico, $30m Where On the Yucatán Peninsula in the southeast of...

    15. April 30, 2015

      The strange case of Oaktree and Iran’s revolutionary guards

      A 10-year-old cargo dispute prompted the Iranian military to seize a vessel owned by Oaktree Capital this week, in the...

    16. April 28, 2015

      Libya Holdings bets on reconstruction

      Libya Holdings Group is making a big bet on the country’s reconstruction — even as a civil war rages and jihadi militants...

    17. April 27, 2015

      Gulf states feeling the pinch as oil prices remain low

      Gulf states are beginning to feel the pinch from the slump in crude prices. The region’s governments, cushioned by large...

    18. April 26, 2015

      UAE publishes code to end ‘shocking’ fees

      Regulators in the United Arab Emirates have published a new code of conduct aimed at improving standards among financial...

    19. April 24, 2015

      Flash crash trader at centre of web of offshore accounts

      The west London trader charged with contributing to a sudden crash in US equity markets five years ago set up companies in...

    20. April 23, 2015

      Dubai signs deal with AFC to tap hydrogen fuel-cell technology

      Dubai on Thursday signed an agreement with London-listed AFC Energy aiming to install the largest single deployment of fuel...

    21. The World

      April 20, 2015

      Smart Reads 20 April 2015

      Despite being accused of naivety in his foreign policy, Barack Obama is showing qualities associated with Henry Kissinger –...

    22. April 19, 2015

      Dubai poised to act as bridgehead for Iranian investment

      When a Dubai-based financier tried to entice a US food manufacturer to set up a joint venture to produce and distribute...

    23. April 19, 2015

      Dubai airport chief backs Heathrow runway expansion

      The head of Heathrow’s biggest rival has criticised the political deadlock over building another runway in ­Britain’s...

    24. MBA blog

      April 15, 2015

      A poster team for diversity

      Right after a grueling two weeks, I packed my bags and left on a trip to Dubai. It was a perfect way to end the term:...

    25. April 10, 2015

      Design Days Dubai: a showcase for the UAE’s creative scene

      Design Days Dubai Dubai, with its towering glass edifices and its focus on entertainment, shopping and business, is perhaps...

    26. FT Photo Diary

      April 2, 2015

      Camel race

      Camels race during Al Marmoom Heritage Festival at the Al Marmoom Camel Racetrack in Dubai, United Arab Emirates ...

    27. March 29, 2015

      Swiss banking model is ‘dead’, says Abu Dhabi finance centre chief

      Abu Dhabi intends to set itself up as a new hub for wealth management, with the head of its nascent international financial...

    28. March 29, 2015

      Parking sensors to go on trial in Berlin and Dubai

      Traffic wardens will have a new ally from this summer when trials of a scanner system that gathers data about parking spaces...

    29. March 26, 2015

      London Stock Exchange:goodbye, Dubai

      All that stuff about selling shovels in a gold rush might have some truth to it. Just look at Borse Dubai’s investment in...

    30. March 20, 2015

      My First Million — William Buick

      William Buick, whose father was a champion jockey and mother a dressage rider, came to prominence when he won the Lester...

    31. March 20, 2015

      Mara Group ebulliently positive about the outlook for business in Africa

      Ashish Thakkar is wearing large sunglasses as he swings open the doors to his 73rd floor penthouse in Dubai’s financial...

    32. March 18, 2015

      Stop trying to ground the Gulf airlines

      Nicole Kidman looks very relaxed in Etihad Airways’ new advertisements, as she floats gently down on to a bed in its...

    33. March 17, 2015

      Talks urged in US-Gulf airlines’ dispute

      US airlines and their fast-growing Gulf rivals should work out their differences through dialogue and the “appropriate...

    34. March 16, 2015

      Emirates urges Airbus to take decision on A380 relaunch

      Airbus’s most important customer for the A380 superjumbo is demanding the manufacturer decide this month on the case for...

    35. March 12, 2015

      Egypt to unveil plans for new administrative capital

      Egypt is set to unveil ambitious plans to build a new administrative capital on the outskirts of Cairo, to be funded by Gulf...

    36. March 3, 2015

      Dubai property price slide deepens

      A decline in Dubai residential property prices is steepening as foreign interest dries up, new research says. The emirate’s...

    37. March 3, 2015

      Dubai to build $1bn financial zone development

      Dubai’s sovereign wealth fund is to build a $1bn development in the heart of the emirate’s financial district, the first new...

    38. February 23, 2015

      Heathrow rules out IAG using Dublin as a third runway

      Heathrow has dismissed suggestions that Dublin could act as a so-called third runway for International Airlines Group, a key...

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