|Dec 9 2013||UAE - Jumeirah to operate Oman luxury resort ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The Jumeirah Group, the global hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, has signed a management agreement with Saraya Bandar Jissah to operate a luxury resort in Muscat. ...|
|Dec 9 2013||UAE - Etisalat investments gears it to take on evolving industry ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The changes in the industry include the growth of big data and cloud computing, the spread of social networking and increasing prevalence of smart devices.
|Dec 9 2013||Visitor purchases in Dubai expected to reach Dh33b ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Total sales are expected to increase at 5.7 per cent annually over the period 2013-2017,
Future of retail sector is bright in Dubai as visitor purchases in the Emirate is ...|
|Dec 9 2013||UAE - Hospitality picking up ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Dubai's hotel industry is one of the strongest performers in the Middle East and Africa with higher revenues and profitability despite slight decline in occupancy in October ...|
|Dec 9 2013||UAE- Gulf Air launches first flight to Al Maktoum International Airport ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Bahrain's national carrier launched its first flight to the new airport on Sunday.
Gulf Air flight GF578 arriving to a water cannon salute at Al Maktoum International ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Dubai foreign trade crosses Dh1 trillion ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Figures enhance UAE's status as a global trading hub; India still emirate's top export partner.
Dubai's non-oil foreign trade surged nine per cent to cross the Dh1 ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Real estate stocks buoy UAE equities to fresh 5-year high ,Khaleej Times|
|(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The emirate's index so far surged 87 per cent this year, making it one of the best-performing markets in the world.
Dubai's index has so far surged 87 per cent in 2013. - ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - SR4.7m worth of artwork sold at auction ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Second Auction of Arabian Wings (AW) showcasing the artwork of Saudi and Arab artists on Thursday was a runaway success with sales worth SR4.7 million. The artistic pieces ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - Tahlia walkway formally opens ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Jeddawis now have a new long and spectacular walkway.
The 2-km-long Tahlia walkway is considered one of the prestigious pedestrian infrastructures in the Red Sea port city where ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - 'Teachers must transfer sponsorship' ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Ministry of Labor has made it obligatory for female teachers to transfer their sponsorship to the schools they work for.
Ziya Nadwi, an official from an international ...|
|Dec 9 2013||GCC Joint-stock companies register 95 percent rise in capital ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Joint stock companies in the GCC boosted by 95 percent last year compared to only 20 percent in 1985, according to Arab News.
The number of companies reached 644 in 2012 of a capital ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - Nazaha chief threatens to quit ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The head of the National Anti-Corruption Commission (Nazaha), Mohammed Al-Sharief, has warned that he will quit his job if the agency becomes another bureaucratic ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - SR17bn plan to develop Al-Uqair beach ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Hamad Alsimaeel, vice president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA), has announced that the commission is expecting to welcome visitors to Al-Uqair beach ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - Program for pharmacists planned ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Ministry of Health has finished preparing an inventory with the names of pharmacists with BA degrees to involve them in the special government plan for pharmacies.
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - 34 medical facilities closed in one month ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Ministry of Health (MoH) shut down 34 medical facilities, including 10 pharmacies for various health violations, during the month of Muharram, a senior official from the ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - S. African missions swamped with condolence messages ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Senior public and private sector officials, members of the diplomatic corps and people from all walks of life came in large numbers on Sunday to register their condolences at the ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - Jeddah observes World Disabled Day ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The World Disabled Day was observed on Friday under the patronage of Prince Sultan bin Nasir bin Abdul Aziz as part of a campaign to bridge the gap between disabled people and ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - Indian expatriates disappointed by assembly election results ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Indian expatriate community in the Kingdom described the assembly elections results in Indian states, seen as a quasi semi-final stage ahead of the 2014 national elections, ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - OIC session to elect Madani's deputy ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A high-level Saudi delegation led by Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah, vice minister of foreign affairs, will participate in a high-profile ministerial meeting organized by the ...|
|Dec 9 2013||Saudi - Aged expats forced to look for sponsors ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Many expats born in the Kingdom are unable to transfer their elderly fathers to their sponsorship. The elderly expats have retired from work in most cases and need their son's ...|