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Business News

News about trade, finance, investment trends and issues.

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Groupon continues its run as the darling of the internet shopping and social media realm by announcing its official initial public offering, and releasing...

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The head of Morgan Stanley’s Saudi Arabia Investment Management says the equity fund is heavy on domestic investments in agriculture, commodities, and petrochemicals, and...

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DP World Ltd, a subsidiary of Dubai World, began trading on the London Stock Exchange yesterday.  By the end of the day, they were...

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After creating the Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) in 2009 to spur economic development in the region, Malaysia is pleased to announce that it...

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Tensions are again running high between Chinese and Vietnamese authorities, after a run-in between ships in disputed waters in the South China Sea.  Three...

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Egypt has announced that it will receive a $3 billion emergency loan from the International Monetary Fund to cover a projected budget deficit.  After...

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In a reflection of the unfortunate financial climate still plaguing many investment firms, Abu Dhabi company The National Investor has seen a 92% decrease...

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During a two-day summit of the world’s G8 leaders in France this week, the head of the Middle East and Africa section of the...

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Abu Dhabi based InvestAD and Japanese corporation SBI Holdings have announced a joint venture in which they will partner to invest in Turkey.  They...

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Sabah Energy Corporation Sbd has announced it will contribute an estimated RM5 billion to Malaysia’s RM115 billion realized investment target. The company, a state...

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As the international community attempts to sort through the financial problems created during Egypt’s political revolution earlier this year, Qatar has announced a plan...

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Yandex, the Russian search engine/internet service provider, hit the ground running with an initial public offering giving them a market cap of $11.2 billion. ...

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At this year’s 15th annual Malaysian Banking Summit, the 2nd Minister of Finance Datuk Seri Ahmad Husni Hanadzlah indicated that Malaysia is on track...

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Trade to and from the United States is at an all-time high in the United Arab Emirates.  For the first year ever, the UAE...

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While government growth in Saudi Arabia continues to meet industry targets, private sector growth must increase if the Kingdom hopes to employ its residents. ...

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At the first ever Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council held in New York City, the Prime Minister of Malaysia unveiled plans for their...

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Abu Dhabi conglomerate ATIC (the Advanced Technology Investment Company) has announced plans to take its stake in Globalfoundries, a microchip developer, from 87% to...

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The Westin Resort in Bali is hosting a meeting of the Indonesian and South Korean joint task force on investments and trade expansion between...