|Dec 5 2013||UAE's Arabtec wins USD1.2b hospital deal ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Dubai-based Arabtec Construction has been awarded with a USD1.2 billion contract to construct a hospital in Abu Dhabi, Arabian Business reported.
Al-Ain Hospital will be spread over a ...|
|Dec 5 2013||ICD acquires Dubai World's Atlantis hotel ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Investment Corp of Dubai (ICD) has announced its acquisition of the Atlantis hotel, previously owned by Dubai World, Arabian Business reported.
Deputy chief executive officer of ICD said: ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Nakheel awards USD47m contracts to build 2 projects ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Dubai-based Nakheel announced that it awarded USD47.3 million worth of contracts for two new beachfront construction projects, Arabian Business reported.
The developer said that it hired ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Business activity in UAE at record high ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The UAE's non-oil private sector's business activity has accelerated last month to hit a record high, The Peninsula reported.
A purchasing managers' survey revealed that both output of ...|
|Dec 5 2013||QC receives approval for its USD549 firm ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Qatar Chamber's (QC) plan for a USD549 million private company received preliminary approval from authorities, The Peninsula reported.
The new firm is expected to be instrumental in ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Dairy product sales boost 50 percent in GCC countries ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Food and drink consultancy Zenith International reported that dairy products market flourished after the 50 percent growth in the Gulf region in 2012 since 2007, according to Saudi ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- QA to fly directly to Dallas from July 1 ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Qatar Airways yesterday announced a new destination in the US by adding its seventh gateway to Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW). The service will commence on July 1, 2014.
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- Building materials, pricing under watch ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Qatar plans to set up a committee that will be tasked with monitoring the availability of primary building raw materials and their pricing.
The Cabinet, at its weekly ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- National Diabetes Center offers insulin pump option ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) National Diabetes Center is offering some patients the option of using an insulin pump to help manage diabetes.
Experts caution that ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- Demand for gold low despite falling prices ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Gold prices have been sliding for the past week but local bullion traders say demand remains low mainly because the rush for the precious metal among Indians is on a decline ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Doha International Book Fair opens ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The 24th Doha International Book Fair opened yesterday, featuring 22,000 books and 360 publishers from 29 countries.
The UK is this year's guest of honour, bringing over ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- One Love: Communities all set for National Day ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Several expatriate communities and schools will take part in the National Day celebrations on December 18 in a big way, with a wide range of activities lined up for them in ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- Erdogan inaugurates new Turkish Embassy building ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated yesterday the new building of his country's embassy in Doha.
He was accompanied by the Minister of Municipality ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Qatar- New book explores changing media trends in the region ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) A newly released book titled Arab Media in a Turbulent World explores the changing media trends in the region. The book is authored by a group of journalists, academics and ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Leading Sudanese dissident forms 'Reform' party ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The leading dissident who was expelled from Sudan's ruling party last month said yesterday he has launched a new "Reform" party which has attracted thousands of ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Arafat's widow rejects French report ,The Peninsula|
|(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The widow of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat said yesterday she was still convinced he was poisoned, after French experts ruled out the theory that he had been ...|
|Dec 5 2013||LG launches G Pad 8.3 tablet in UAE ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The global leader and technology innovator launched all-new LG G Pad 8.3 tablet, which boasts the first Full HD display on an eight-inch class device, a unique ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Acrobats to create splash at Sharjah Water festival ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The world renowned Aqua Circus, performing high dives and mind-boggling acrobatics over the water, is just one of the several new, world-class attractions that will highlight ...|
|Dec 5 2013||Yemen too hosts Syria refugees ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Two shrouded black figures sit in the middle of the road, barely moving. One of the figures is holding a small child. Cars approach, some toot, but the niqabed figures do not ...|
|Dec 5 2013||UAE- Dh17 million allotted for new parks and squares in Dubai ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Dubai's green lungs will expand to five areas that lacked public gardens, with the civic body announcing five projects of residential parks and public squares at an estimated ...|