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Zawya
Big ticket trialsUAEwere down $10 billion on the same period in 2014. The bank predicts reduced con
Big ticket trialsUAE
Zawya / Posted 16 hours ago
were down $10 billion on the same period in 2014. The bank predicts reduced construction activity amid weaker growth in the government-driven project sector, which it expects will slow to three per cent in 2016 from an estimated five per cent in... Read more
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The Economic Times
UN blacklists Indian-flagged cargo vessel carrying Libyan oilpursuant to the resolution as transporting crude oil illicitly exported from Li
UN blacklists Indian-flagged cargo vessel carrying Libyan oil
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
pursuant to the resolution as transporting crude oil illicitly exported from Libya, based on information received from the Government of Libya," the committee said in its reason for the listing. As of April 26, the vessel was north of Al-Bayda,... Read more
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Zawya
Mohammed bin Rashid attends launch of Abdullah Al Ghurair Foundation for educationUAEin the world. The event included a signing ceremony with leading universities,
Mohammed bin Rashid attends launch of Abdullah Al Ghurair Foundation for educationUAE
Zawya / Posted 10 days ago
in the world. The event included a signing ceremony with leading universities, Khalifa University, American University of Sharjah, American University of Beirut and American University in Cairo as well as the announcement of three tailor-made... Read more
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Zawya
Emiratis to make up 17 per cent of insurance workforce by 2020Financial Servicesis expected to grow to 1,007, or 12 per cent of the work force, in [the] insura
Emiratis to make up 17 per cent of insurance workforce by 2020Financial Services
Zawya / Posted 10 days ago
is expected to grow to 1,007, or 12 per cent of the work force, in [the] insurance industry by next year. By 2020, the government plans to increase the Emirati work force in the insurance industry to more than 17 per cent, or 1,184 citizens,... Read more
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Gulf News
FNC to discuss Emiratisation in insurance industrywas passed in 1999 and has subsequently been amended. The law set up conciliati
FNC to discuss Emiratisation in insurance industry
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
was passed in 1999 and has subsequently been amended. The law set up conciliation committees in all the Federal Courts (Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Fujairah). The Abu Dhabi Courts still apply Law No 26 despite having opted out of the federal... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PCB hoping to end isolation by luring West Indiesof the countries involved in the war on terror, Pakistan has become increasingl
PCB hoping to end isolation by luring West Indies
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 17 days ago
of the countries involved in the war on terror, Pakistan has become increasingly volatile in recent years, with the government engaged in fighting Islamic militants. The volatility forced cricket’s governing body, the ICC, to pull the 2009... Read more
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Zawya
Sharjah’s new finance strategy eyes spending efficiency In This Article Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 Dubai: Sharjah said on Wednesday it
Sharjah’s new finance strategy eyes spending efficiency
Zawya / Posted 17 days ago
In This Article Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 Dubai: Sharjah said on Wednesday its new financial strategy for 2016-18 would help to improve government spending efficiency and financial performance,... Read more
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Zawya
Telecom regulator comes under fire at FNCTelecoms & ITlack of freedom of choice, high price of services and weak Emiratisation rates.
Telecom regulator comes under fire at FNCTelecoms & IT
Zawya / Posted 18 days ago
lack of freedom of choice, high price of services and weak Emiratisation rates. Jasem Al Naqbi, a member of the House from Sharjah, said telecom providers in the UAE are just bidding on unique telephone numbers and not competing to deliver quality... Read more
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Tax-News.com
UAE Airports Introduce Exit Taxairport, including transit passengers, will be subject to a AED35 (USD9.5) tax.
UAE Airports Introduce Exit Tax
Tax-News.com / Posted 24 days ago
airport, including transit passengers, will be subject to a AED35 (USD9.5) tax. According to a statement issued by the Government of Dubai Media Office, the Resolution exempts passengers below two years of age and cabin crew from paying the... Read more
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Zawya
UAE’s rich likely to stick with home realtyReal EstateDubai as among their Top Three destinations within the Gulf, while 21 per cent
UAE’s rich likely to stick with home realtyReal Estate
Zawya / Posted 24 days ago
Dubai as among their Top Three destinations within the Gulf, while 21 per cent chose Abu Dhabi and 8 per cent opted for Sharjah. If these deals do pan out, it would be good tidings for the UAE property market after experiencing a sharp... Read more
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Zawya
Dh35 airport fee for Sharjah announced Tuesday, Apr 05, 2016 Dubai: Sharjah is joining Dubai in levying a Dh35 ($9.
Dh35 airport fee for Sharjah announced
Zawya / Posted 25 days ago
Tuesday, Apr 05, 2016 Dubai: Sharjah is joining Dubai in levying a Dh35 ($9.53) “airport facilities fee” on passengers departing its airport, according to a report on Tuesday by state news agency WAM. The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Travel advice: dress code guide for Muslim countriesthe beach and women are advised not to wear short skirts and to keep their shou
Travel advice: dress code guide for Muslim countries
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
the beach and women are advised not to wear short skirts and to keep their shoulders covered. Note that in the emirate of Sharjah, women are prohibited from wearing swimsuits on public beaches." Women should dress modestly when in public areas... Read more

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