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Khaleej TimesME hotel occupancy increases to 62.8%Khaleej TimesFIFA World Cup 2014. -, Indian Republic Day. -, Welcome 2014. -, 2013, The Year That Was. -, Expo2020. -, The Beatles. -, DSF 2014. -, Dubai World Cup. -, Search for MH370. -, IPL 2014. -, Indian Elections 2014 ...and more [...]
Fri, Oct 24, 2014
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Fast Food in the United Arab Emirates - New Report AvailableDigitalJournal.comBoston, MA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/23/2014 -- 2013 saw a large influx of people moving to reside in the UAE, both from Europe due to economic hardships in countries such as Spain and France, in addition to the Middle East, [...]
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
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Select PropertyUAE population rise leads to housing shortageSelect PropertyWith predictions of further population growth and World Expo 2020 on the horizon, property investors are keen to buy further assets in the emirate. In August, the Dubai Land Department released figures that revealed total investment in Dubai property ... [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
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Khaleej TimesMena franchise sector at over $30b, up 27% yearlyKhaleej TimesHe added that Dubai's excellent infrastructure was a key factor in attracting the world's best brands, and forecast that the retail sector was set for a big boom ahead of Expo 2020. He called for extra measures to enhance the [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
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Khaleej TimesUAE has ability to be world's premier business capitalKhaleej TimesA wave of major new development and infrastructure projects ahead of Expo 2020 will position the UAE as the most compelling destination for businesses seeking a gateway to the wider Middle East and Africa through a base that is cost-effective [...]
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
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DIAC and DKV Launches Inaugural Industry and University Partnership Forum (I ...Zawya (registration)... City (DIAC) in partnership with Deloitte, launched a Workforce Planning Study to identify the skill shortage in the industries in the region and those that will require a large number of qualified workers to fulfill economic potential [...]
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
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Khaleej TimesDubai on track with Expo 2020 plansKhaleej TimesSenior officials from the newly created Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau shared preliminary plans, priorities and governance with the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) on Thursday. Reem Ibrahim Al Hashemi, UAE's Minister of State, Managing Director of ...and more [...]
Fri, Oct 17, 2014
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Smartphones buoy MEA Q2 handset sales to 64m unitsKhaleej Times“The growth seen in countries like Egypt is due to ongoing economic and political recovery, while for countries like the UAE and Qatar that are still benefiting from successful bids to host World Expo 2020 and the 2022 Fifa World Cup, [...]
Tue, Oct 14, 2014
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UAE-US business council hosts CEO forum in WashingtonKhaleej TimesDuring the forum, Sebright provided an update on the launch of the 'Expo 2020 US-UAE Standing Committee' set to streamline industry issues and communication between American and Emirati stakeholders leading up to World Expo 2020 in Dubai. [...]
Fri, Oct 03, 2014
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Khaleej Times'Hosting Expo 2020 will require Dh30 billion funding'Khaleej TimesThe UAE's winning bid to host the World Expo 2020 will require a funding to the tune of Dh30 billion, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) chief said on Monday. “It will take ... that much money to develop the infrastructure [...]
Tue, Sep 30, 2014
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