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  1. September 17, 2014

    Qatar Airways takes delivery of first A380 superjumbo from Airbus

    Qatar Airways has taken delivery of its first A380 from Airbus, promising “class” not butlers for passengers travelling from...

  2. beyondbrics

    September 16, 2014

    Turkey facing winter gas shortage

    Poor forward planning and political manipulation of energy prices look likely to leave Turkey facing gas shortages this...

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  1. Qatar 2011

    The task of turning Qatar into a well-functioning diversified economy has only just begun...
  2. Islamic finance 2011

    The cheap cost of funds and Islamic branding have put Saudi Arabia’s Al Rajhi Bank amo...
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  1. September 15, 2014

    Qatar National Bank increases stake in African lender Ecobank

    Qatar National Bank has become the dominant shareholder in pan-African lender Ecobank Transnational after increasing its...

  2. September 15, 2014

    Think Lebanon rather than D-Day in campaign against Isis

    From US air power above to the grassroots intelligence contacts of Turkish, Kurdish and Iranian security apparatus on the...

  3. September 14, 2014

    Qatar urges west to back Syrian moderates against Assad

    Qatar’s foreign minister is seeking to refocus the world’s attention on the “terrorism” of the Syrian regime, urging the...

  4. September 14, 2014

    Qataris sued for £10m over former US embassy deal

    A Qatari developer is being sued for £10m by its partner on the redevelopment of the US embassy in London because the...

  5. September 12, 2014

    Sheikh Ahmed: the man who put Dubai on the global aviation map

    In 1985 Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al-Maktoum, a Denver University graduate, was selected to start up Dubai’s Emirates Airline...

  6. September 11, 2014

    Japan to fire up first LNG trading hub

    Japan is launching its first trading hub for liquefied natural gas, as it seeks to chip away at the rigid price-setting...

  7. September 10, 2014

    Could Phillips be a game changer?

    “This isn’t very different from Doha!” jokes Edward Dolman, as he dons a high-visibility jacket and hard hat for a visit to...

  8. September 8, 2014

    Sepp Blatter declares candidacy for Fifa presidency

    Sepp Blatter is primed to remain as Fifa president until 2019 after saying he would officially declare his candidacy for a...

  9. September 4, 2014

    Goldman Sachs to issue its first Islamic bond

    Goldman Sachs is reviving its plan to tap the growing market for Islamic bonds, by aiming to become the second global...

  10. August 31, 2014

    Israel shoots down drone in Golan as security worsens

    Israel’s air force shot down a drone that entered its airspace from Syria on Sunday, in another sign of deteriorating...

  11. August 19, 2014

    Telenor uncovers child labour among Myanmar suppliers

    Telenor of Norway has found child labour at suppliers helping it build Myanmar’s first national mobile phone network, in a...

  12. Nick Butler

    August 10, 2014

    The two faces of Qatar

    Flames from a gas well 40km north of the Qatari capital Doha (KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images) Global trade in liquefied...

  13. beyondbrics

    August 8, 2014

    Book review: Five key EM insights to elucidate "the East"

    “When eating an elephant, take one bite at a time”, US Army officer and Vietnam veteran Creighton Abrams once said. In his...

  14. FT Photo Diary

    July 31, 2014

    Glorious Goodwood

    Dan Kitwood/Getty Images Horses finish the Qatar Bloodstock Richmond Stakes race on Ladies Day at Goodwood in Chichester,...

  15. The World

    July 31, 2014

    Gaza: four end-game scenarios

    Israel’s Operation Protective Edge entered its 24th day on Thursday, and is now one of the longest-running conflicts for a...

  16. July 30, 2014

    Doubts raised over Qatar interest in VTB bond issue

    Sanctions imposed on the Russian bank VTB have thrown into doubt interest from one of the institution’s key shareholders in...

  17. July 29, 2014

    Israeli push deeper into Gaza set to attract condemnation

    Israel appears to be preparing to push troops and vehicles deeper into the Gaza Strip, in a move that would uproot tens of...

  18. July 26, 2014

    Israel extends Gaza ceasefire until midnight

    Benjamin Netanyahu’s inner circle of security advisers were due to discuss extending a temporary ceasefire in the Gaza Strip...

  19. July 25, 2014

    Middle East visitors are UK’s top spending tourists

    Tourists from the Middle East are Britain’s most zealous international shoppers, says Visit Britain, the national tourism...

  20. July 25, 2014

    Saudi Arabia opens market to direct investors

    Saudi Arabia is opening its equity market to overseas investors, putting the largest country in the Middle East on the radar...

  21. July 22, 2014

    FA chairman tackles MPs’ questions

    Many of English football’s problems – World Cup failure, manager Roy Hodgson’s ability, a dearth of homegrown players in the...

  22. July 20, 2014

    Gaza ceasefire efforts hampered by Arab divisions over Hamas

    Qatar launched a round of diplomacy on Sunday in an attempt to lay the groundwork for a ceasefire in Gaza as the death toll...

  23. July 11, 2014

    The Proms: global and diverse?

    It started with the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra of Moscow Radio in 1966. Until that point, the Proms, London’s annual...

  24. July 9, 2014

    United Arab Emirates detains two Qatari citizens on spying charges

    The United Arab Emirates has detained two Qatari citizens amid accusations of spying, in a move that threatens to sour...

  25. July 2, 2014

    Macau overtakes Switzerland in income tables

    Macau has leapfrogged Switzerland to become the world’s fourth richest territory per person, according to the World Bank,...

  26. June 29, 2014

    Heavy spending helps to redraw Arab region’s economic geography

    The oil price boom of the past decade has triggered heavy spending on infrastructure in the hydro­carbon-rich monarchies of...

  27. June 29, 2014

    Gulf states forge links with Asia as building boom drives imports

    At the crossroads of Eurasia and Africa, the Middle East has long been an important trading hub. But the emerging markets of...

  28. beyondbrics

    June 23, 2014

    New York morning espresso

    ** FT News ** * Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt | Cairo trial delivers guilty verdict to three journalists working...

  29. June 23, 2014

    International outrage as Egypt jails Al Jazeera journalists

    A Cairo court has provoked international outrage and concerns over freedom of expression in Egypt after handing harsh prison...

  30. FT Alphaville

    June 20, 2014

    That was nuts. Is this the Dubai crash?

    Dubai stocks went bonkers last year, along with Qatar, distorting the performance of the (anyway tiny) frontier markets...

  31. June 16, 2014

    Royal Ascot breaks tradition with Qatari sponsorship

    Royal Ascot has chosen a company owned by members of the Qatar ruling family as the first sponsor in its history, untroubled...

  32. June 13, 2014

    Fifa bans Beckenbauer from football for 90 days

    German former World Cup winning coach and captain Franz Beckenbauer was provisionally banned for 90 days from football for...

  33. June 13, 2014

    Cold wind hits Qatar art scene as Gulf state cuts back

    It is difficult to exaggerate the importance of the state of Qatar on the art market as the biggest, if also the most...

  34. June 12, 2014

    Michel Platini withdraws support for Sepp Blatter

    Michel Platini, head of the European football federation, Uefa, has turned his back on Sepp Blatter, announcing he would not...

  35. June 11, 2014

    Fifa investigator says he has seen Qatar 2022 allegations

    Fifa investigator Michael Garcia has rejected claims his investigation would not be examining recent allegations over the...

  36. June 11, 2014

    Kuwaitis protest against state corruption

    Thousands of demonstrators gathered in Kuwait City on Tuesday to protest against government corruption, as the Gulf state’s...

  37. June 10, 2014

    Garcia to report on Fifa corruption probe

    Pressure on Michael J Garcia is growing by the day. The former US attorney will on Wednesday step up to the podium to update...

  38. June 10, 2014

    FA’s Greg Dyke leads Uefa criticism of Fifa head Sepp Blatter

    Senior members of European football’s governing body Uefa launched a sustained attack on the leadership of Sepp Blatter,...

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