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Geography

1956
For a real estate developer such as Mohammad Alabbar, chairmain of Emaar, the Emirati company, there is no time to waste on such trivialities...

2175
Glencore, the world’s largest commodities trader, recently announced a flotation valued at $11 billion.  Now, Aabar (owned by Abu Dhabi’s International Petroleum Investment Company)...

1992
While falling a bit short of government targets for annual growth, industrial, retail, tourism, and oil production have all led to noticeable growth in...

1851
There are 4 recipients of New York University Abu Dhabi’s second round of research funding, totaling Dh58.8 million in grant monies. The first round...

2054
Qatar or Jeddah, Saudi Arabia might soon be the recipients of a new Fairmont Raffles hotel complex.  The Qatari monarchy has invested US$877million in...

1824
The Diamond Exchange of Singapore (DES) has been selected by the World Federation of Diamond Bourses to host the 2014 World Diamond Congress. While...

2060
Iskander Malaysia has been undergoing a series of massive infrastructure, residential, and commercial construction, and has mixed results to boast of.  While the average...

1988
During the Third Annual Swhengtee Property Talk (an international real estate investors conference) on Wednesday, investor Gavin Tee stated that Malaysian property offers great...

1908
Several Gulf Coast countries scored high on a poll run by HSBC about the friendliness of their nations.  Despite recent political unrest, Bahrain scored...

1982
Chinese visitors to Dubai have been increasing exponentially over the past year, due in part to the relaxation of visa restrictions and the increasing...

1911
Bahrain is losing its battle against Dubai as the region’s most inviting financial center due to the political instability in the region.  While Dubai...

2994
Sarawak state is set to host a new joint venture between Chinese and Malaysian investors.  An aluminum smelter plant will be built by the...

2156
China and Malaysia have yet again partnered and strengthened economic ties.  Trade between the two countries has been growing at a rate of 20%...

2101
While many countries have slowed investments in Dubai’s free zones due to the current economic climate and continuing unrest in the Middle East, China...

1858
Asian tourist destinations have been unlikely beneficiaries of the political turmoil and unrest haunting many Middle Eastern and Arab countries.  While wealthy residents of...

1928
Saudi Arabia and Turkey are set to announce a joint partnership to increase food production exports in Turkey to be sent to the kingdom. ...

2069
While overall passenger rosters at Dubai International have increased this year, there has been a clear decrease in travelers to and from Africa and...

2383
Emaar Properties is the leading property development company in the UAE. This Dubai-based company built the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai,...