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  1. Dubai overtakes London's Heathrow for title of world's busiest airportRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... time as the world's busiest international air hub. (KAMRAN JEBREILI / The Associated Press) DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The city with the world's tallest building can now boast that it's home to the world's busiest airport for international ...

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  2. The new world's busiest international airport isRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVR Richmond

    For the first time ever, Dubai International Airport has overtaken London's Heathrow as the world's busiest airport for international traffic. For the first time ever, Dubai International Airport has overtaken London's Heathrow as the world's busiest airport for international traffic.

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  3. Rita's Italian Ice expands to Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Trevose, Pa.-based company has signed an international master franchise agreement with Eathos Ltd., a Dubai-based corporation led by Faysal Younes . More than 46 stores are planned in a 10-year timeframe across Bahrain, Egypt, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.

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  4. Dubai downturn looking imminentRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Standard

    Dubai house prices will fall by up to 10 percent in 2015 after rising almost 60 percent in two years, with the emirate's robust economy helping it avoid a repeat of a crash in 2008-9 despite a slump in oil prices, property consultants said. The real estate sector in Dubai, one of seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates, has been among the most volatile globally over the past decade as it turned from boom to bust to boom again.

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  5. Sailing: TU Delft Challenge hope to be third time lucky at SATTRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: TU Delft Challenge, the amateur student team from the Netherlands, are hoping to make it third time lucky in the EFG Sailing Arabia - The Tour 2015. After announcing themselves as title contenders last year with a podium place in just their second attempt, new skipper Wouter Sonnema, a 20-year old Civil Engineering student who took part last year as a crewmember on TU Delft Challenge, has high hopes of improving on past performances and maintaining the positive momentum that saw the team finish fourth in 2013 and third last year.

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  6. Dubai jumps Heathrow as 'world's busiest international airport'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    Dubai has overtaken London Heathrow as the world's busiest airport for international passengers. The change comes as Dubai's status as a global crossroads soars, but also as Heathrow hits capacity limits with no solution in sight.

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  7. Man dies from heart attack before pro-am in DubaiRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Man dies from heart attack before pro-am in Dubai Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1CySwrp DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A founding member of the golf club hosting this week's Dubai Desert Classic has died after suffering cardiac arrest while warming up on the driving range before the pro-am for the European Tour event. The European Tour says in a statement the course at the Emirates Golf Club was closed on Wednesday following the death of Ashok Bakshi, who collapsed on the practice range and was transferred by air ambulance to a local hospital after being treated by the tour's chief medical officer.

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  8. Al Nabooda Racing To Pile On Pressure In Porsche GT3 Cup Title ChaseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Al Nabooda Racing are relishing a quick return to action in Qatar after a dominant display by Clemens Schmid at Losail International Circuit raised their hopes of a third successive team title in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East. The defending champions have reached the half way point in the season with Schmid looking almost unbeatable in the race for the individual drivers' crown and building a healthy partnership with Ahmad Al Harthy.

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  9. Ice to the desert: Rita's plans 46 Mideast storesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Rita's Italian Ice, the Trevose company that calls itself the world's largest water-ice store chain with more than 600 locations, says it has contracted with onetime Starbuck's executive Faysal Younes' Eathos Ltd., Dubai, to open at least 46 stores over the next ten years, in Turkey, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and the smaller Arab nations of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar. "The warm climate makes the Middle East a natural market for Rita's cool treats," Younes said in a statement.

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  10. Duty Free Retailing in Middle East and Africa, 2013-2018 - Market...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    In addition, it highlights fastest growing markets for duty free stores identifying key trends influencing the markets, with an emphasis on innovative retailers in the duty free channel. Also provides market share of key retailers in the region.

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  11. Merck & Co. Kicks Off Its Capacity Advancement Program- CAP In...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Merck & Co. Kicks Off Its Capacity Advancement Program- CAP In Collaboration With Emirates Diabetes Society - EDS For The First Time In United Arab Emirates Merck supports Diabetes Education and Community Awareness as part of its Capacity Advancement Program in UAE Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2015: Merck, a leading company for top-quality high-tech products in the pharmaceutical, chemical and life-science sectors, in collaboration with Emirates Diabetes Society today announces the start of Merck Capacity Advancement Program in Diabetes education for medical, nursing and pharmacy undergraduates and primary healthcare providers so that ultimately they act as Diabetes ambassadors across the UAE.

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  12. Dubai takes top slot as world's busiest airportRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    Final 2014 passenger figures released Tuesday reported that 70.4 million travelers passed through Dubai International Airport last year, up 6.1% on 2013's figure of 66.4 million. Dubai Airports chairman Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum attributed the "historic milestone" to several decades of sustained vision and investment by Dubai's rulers to transform the emirate into a transport hub.

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  13. Dubai takes top slot as world's busiest international airportRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    Final 2014 passenger figures released Tuesday reported that 70.4 million travelers passed through Dubai International Airport last year, up 6.1% on 2013's figure of 66.4 million. Dubai Airports chairman Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum attributed the "historic milestone" to several decades of sustained vision and investment by Dubai's rulers to transform the emirate into a transport hub.

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  14. Islamic banks eye market share in strife-torn IraqRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Baghdad: For all the sectarian violence gripping Iraq, Sharia-compliant banks operating in the nation see opportunities for growth. Elaf Islamic Bank, the 14-year-old Baghdad-based lender, is targeting a 28 per cent increase in profit this year, even as rival Cihan Bank said its income dropped last year as rebels seized parts of the country.

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  15. HotStats MENA Chain Hotels Market Review - " December 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Dubai's four and five star hotels maintained strong performance levels during the month of December with revenue per available room increasing by 2.2% to US$308.26. The growth in rooms revenue was driven by a marginal growth in average room rate which rose by 0.4% to US$375.11, coupled with a 1.4 percentage point increase in occupancy to 82.2%.

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  16. Report Published: "United Arab Emirates Credit Cards: Market Update"Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players in the UAE. "United Arab Emirates Credit Cards: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the Credit Card market in the UAE.

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  17. Golf: McIlroy backs Clarke to captain Europe and defend Ryder Cup in the US in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland plays a shot during the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in the capital of the United Arab Emirates on Jan 16, 2015. Rory McIlroy wants fellow Northern Irishman Darren Clarke to captain Europe's Ryder Cup team in 2016 in what is shaping up to be a battle between the former British Open champion and Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez.

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    8 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has bolstered its operations on its African trade route network with the introduction of a weekly freighter service to Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. Ouagadougou is the 27th African destination to join the Emirates SkyCargo network, further enhancing bilateral trade links already in place between the UAE and Africa.

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  19. Dubai Airport Named World's BusiestRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    For the first time ever, Dubai International airport has overtaken London's Heathrow as the world's busiest airport for international traffic. For the first time ever, Dubai International airport has overtaken London's Heathrow as the world's busiest airport for international traffic.

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  20. O O3O1O O O U O1U...U O O USOaO U Uoeu O U O O U O O O O O Uoe 2021...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    In celebration of the International Customs Day , observed 26th of January every year, Dubai Customs hosted a panel session that brought together some of DC's senior officials. Opening the panel session, His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, said: "Our best efforts at Dubai Customs are dedicated toward meeting the goals of Dubai Plan 2021.

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