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      Fifa elite try to put on brave face after shock at dawn raids

      The 700 or so people who run world football huddled in Zurich hotel lobbies and conference rooms on Wednesday, trying to...

    2. 14 hours ago

      Fifa president Sepp Blatter plays a long game

      The scenes from Zurich looked like a revolution, akin to the long-awaited fall of a hated regime. Swiss police, acting on a...

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    1. The World

      20 hours ago

      Fifa's day of reckoning

      Charges of corruption have swirled around Fifa for many years. Now with the arrest of senior officials at football’s world...

    2. FT Alphaville

      21 hours ago

      Short Qatar stocks, long paper shredders

      And so to the US Department of Justice’s indictment on Wednesday of nine Fifa officials, alleging a RICO conspiracy, wire...

    3. May 27, 2015

      US indicts 14 over ‘rampant’ Fifa corruption

      US indicts 14 over ‘rampant’ Fifa corruption Fifa executives took bribes worth well over $150m in a culture of “rampant,...

    4. May 21, 2015

      University College London eyes global closures over cost concerns

      University College London is considering closing down its international campuses as it dismantles its bricks and mortar...

    5. beyondbrics

      May 20, 2015

      Seeking opportunities in post-sanctions Iran

      The least acknowledged economic race is gearing up for the starting line. Politics aside, the potential Iranian nuclear...

    6. May 17, 2015

      Saudi Arabian stock market welcomes foreign investors

      Saudi Arabia’s decision to open its stock market to foreign institutions is being heralded as a “game changer”. Under the...

    7. May 10, 2015

      Middle East: The Iran conversation

      Syria’s misery shows no sign of ending; Libya is torn in half; the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is making gains in...

    8. May 8, 2015

      North Korean workers exploited abroad to pay Pyongyang’s bills

      As the fierce Arabian sun beat down on the construction site in the summer of 2012, pushing the temperature beyond the...

    9. May 4, 2015

      Al Jazeera America shaken by defections

      Al Jazeera America has lost a third top executive in a week as the two-year-old cable television network defended itself...

    10. May 1, 2015

      Fight for Claridge’s boiled down to a battle between two families

      Fight over Claridge’s From the outside, the battle for three of London’s most storied hotels was a tortuous four-year saga...

    11. April 30, 2015

      France to sell 24 Rafale fighter jets to Qatar

      France is to sell 24 Rafale fighter jets to Qatar, the third export order for the aircraft in less than three months after...

    12. 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...

    13. April 23, 2015

      Qatar adds Claridge’s to hotel stable in deal with Barclay brothers

      Qatar has added to its collection of luxury London hotels after buying Claridge’s, The Berkeley and the Connaught from Sir...

    14. April 16, 2015

      IAG pulls out of trade body over Gulf carriers spat

      International Airlines Group has walked away from the European airlines trade body because of a spat over the threat posed...

    15. April 13, 2015

      Syria’s rebels heartened by healing of Sunni Arab rift

      Syria’s rebels are on the offensive once again as their regional backers unite in a Sunni Muslim resurgence and prioritise...

    16. April 12, 2015

      Rich overseas patients help private hospitals beat recession

      With signs in Arabic and English, prayer rooms and minibuses to the local mosque, London’s £1.5bn private hospital market...

    17. March 31, 2015

      Instability and oil price plunge in the Arab world end boom years

      The dual challenges of rising terrorism and falling oil prices hover over the Middle East and north Africa, dashing hopes of...

    18. March 27, 2015

      RBS confirms Coutts International sale to Union Bancaire Privée

      Royal Bank of Scotland has announced the sale of Coutts’s international operation to Union Bancaire Privée, the family-owned...

    19. beyondbrics

      March 27, 2015

      Guest post: South Korea deepens business ties in the Middle East

      By Mohammad Al Tuwaijri, HSBC Over the last half century, the Middle East has been a cornerstone in South Korea’s rapid...

    20. March 26, 2015

      Gulf stocks slide on Saudi action in Yemen

      Gulf stock markets have plunged after Saudi Arabia launched overnight air strikes in Yemen to prop up the struggling...

    21. March 19, 2015

      Libya: A divided land

      This time it was the guards from an Austrian-run gas facility in Libya’s Saharan southwest. They were shown beheaded in a...

    22. 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...

    23. The Exchange

      March 18, 2015

      Salman should take new path on Iran

      Saudi Arabia’s new leader King Salman bin Abdulaziz is rapidly re-energising his country’s stagnant foreign policy with the...

    24. 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...

    25. March 16, 2015

      David Cameron pulls Muslim Brotherhood report

      David Cameron has made an eleventh-hour intervention to postpone the publication of a controversial report into the Muslim...

    26. March 5, 2015

      US airlines seek action against Gulf carriers

      American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines stepped up demands on Thursday for the US to take action against...

    27. February 24, 2015

      Fifa recommends winter 2022 World Cup

      Fifa’s World Cup in Qatar looks likely to be shifted from the summer months of 2022 to November and December of that year,...

    28. February 20, 2015

      Emirates attacks Delta chief’s credibility

      Emirates, the ambitious Dubai airline, has questioned whether Delta Air Lines’ chief executive is fit for his position, in...

    29. February 12, 2015

      St James’s Place targets Gulf expats

      St James’s Place, the fast-growing FTSE 100 wealth manager, is planning to open its first offices in the Middle East by the...

    30. February 8, 2015

      Qatar Airways eyes longer-term aims with IAG stake

      When one airline buys a minority stake in another, it is often hard to fathom what the purchaser expects to achieve. A...

    31. beyondbrics

      February 2, 2015

      Slovenia eyes Qatari investment for ailing airline

      Might another unlikely partnership with a growing Gulf airline save a second ailing national carrier in south east Europe?...

    32. February 1, 2015

      Egypt deports Australian Al Jazeera journalist

      An Australian journalist imprisoned for 400 days on charges of supporting a terrorist organisation and spreading false...

    33. January 30, 2015

      IAG and Qatar Airways: related parties

      How do you know if there’s a pilot at your party? Don’t worry, he will tell you. International Airlines Group, enjoying...

    34. January 30, 2015

      Q&A: Qatar’s swoop on IAG stake

      Qatar Airways has bought a 10 per cent stake in International Airlines Group, owner of British Airways and Iberia. Why?...

    35. FT Alphaville

      January 30, 2015

      Markets Live: Friday, 30th January, 2015

      This is the transcript of the Markets Live session ending at 12:10 on 30 Jan 2015. Participants in this session were:...

    36. January 30, 2015

      Qatar Airways buys 10% stake in BA-owner IAG

      Qatar Airways has bought a 9.99 per cent stake in British Airways’ owner International Airlines Group, in a move that...

    37. January 28, 2015

      Oil price fall leaves Gulf states with difficult reform choices

      Gulf states may have their political differences with Iran but they share a common taste for Persian bread, a staple through...

    38. January 28, 2015

      Qatar and Brookfield win battle to take over Canary Wharf

      East London skyscraper cluster Canary Wharf — one of the world’s leading financial districts — is being bought by Qatar and...

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