|Dec 18 2013||Saudi bank loans exceed USD559 b volume in Q3 ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Bank loans and credits exceeded USD559 billion volume in the current year's third quarter, or extra USD6Ù«66 billion over the loans of the second quarter of the current year which was USD485 ...|
|Dec 18 2013||King Abdullah Economic City signs USD319 b contract with ALJ ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) King Abdullah Economic City has signed a USD 319 billion worth deal with Abdul Latif Jameel Group (ALJ) to sell 1.5 million square-meter land in KAEC Industrial Valley phase two, according ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE - Gardener cleared of molesting 3-year-old ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The 35-year-old Pakistani worker was allegedly spotted groping and inappropriately touching the Syrian girl by a student.
A gardener charged with molesting a 3-year-old ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE - Man acquitted of assaulting cop ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Syrian businessman was convicted by the Court of Misdemeanours in June on charges of resisting a police officer and was sentenced to serve three months in jail.
A man ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE - Man in dock for Dh1 million embezzlement ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The accused has been referred to the criminal court by the Abu Dhabi Financial Crimes Prosecution on charges of misappropriating Dh980,000.
A Gulf citizen, employed with a ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE -ChicKing eyes 1,000 outlets by 2020 ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Mansoor A.K., managing director of Al Bayan Group, the holding company of Nas International (the organisation behind ChicKing), said the brand would soon make its debut in ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE -Istithmar sells stake in Miami hotel ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Istithmar World, a unit of Dubai World, has sold its 50 per cent stake in Miami Beach's landmark Fontainebleau hotel back to south Florida developer Turnberry, a source said ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE - Etihad and airBaltic start direct flights ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Etihad Airways and airBaltic have marked the start of direct Riga-Abu Dhabi flights with a ceremony at Riga International Airport in Latvia.
Attended by the Latvian Prime ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Boom time ahead for UAE hospitality ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The UAE hospitality sector, which ranked fifth globally for new hotel openings over the past five years, is set to change fast by adding more rooms and other facilities as ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE -Centurion Star Tower launched in Deira ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The 12-storey office building will have freehold retail spaces and offers views of the creek and Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club. Finance facility on this project is provided ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Dubai Islamic economy boost ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, has issued Law No. 13 ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Emirates NBD's ITM seen to be a game-changing innovation ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The Dubai-based lender - one of the leading financial institutions in the region - has worked with ATM, a leading global ATM manufacturer and service provider, in developing ...|
|Dec 18 2013||India's Videocon makes foray into UAE ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The initiative would enable them to pay for Videocon products in the UAE, and have them delivered to their homes back in India.
Using the initiative, the customers can get ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Stability, economic growth help bring business to UAE ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Political stability, economic growth and a balanced foreign policy are key incentives for the world's leading businesses to establish their regional offices in the UAE, said ...|
|Dec 18 2013||UAE - Majid Al Futtaim in $5 billion expansion plan ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Majid Al Futtaim, a leading shopping mall, retail and leisure group in the Middle East, unveiled on Tuesday an ambitious $5 billion five-year expansion plan that would enable ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Saudi - Bids to smuggle falcons, lion and leopard cubs thwarted ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Customs officials have thwarted attempts to smuggle 25 hunting falcons, leopard cubs and lion cubs out of the Kingdom in three separate attempts.
Al-Bathaa Customs ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Saudi - Indian leader vows to fight communal forces ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The son of the late Indian Muslim leader Ebrahim Sulaiman Sait, and national secretary of the Indian Union Muslim League, has vowed to strengthen his party across India to ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Saudi - 151 sewage sites to be tackled ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Ministry of Water and Electricity has started tackling 151 sewage collection sites across the Kingdom that pose a threat to public health and the environment, a ministry ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Saudi - Ministry OKs new PISJ-ES management committee ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Pakistan International School Jeddah-English Section (PISJ-ES) now has a new school management committee (SMC), Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education announced in a ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Saudi - Private sector lauds Shoura decision for shorter work week ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Private sector employees have hailed Shoura Council's decision on Tuesday to reduce working hours from 45 to 40 per week with a two-day weekend.
"I would be very happy if my ...|