Tuesday 30 June 2015

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LAUNCH BY YEAR-END
Abu Dhabi finance zone gears up for opening

Abu Dhabi's new financial free zone, which aims to become a top banking centre for the region, took a step towards opening for business by issuing draft laws covering fund management and market operations.

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TERMINAL EXPANSION
Hochtief wins $1.5bn Riyadh airport upgrade deal

Hochtief has won a €1.3 billion ($1.46 billion) contract to upgrade two terminals in King Khaled International Airport at Riyadh.

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BORDER ATTACK INTENSIFIES
Yemeni forces fire Scud missile at Saudi Arabia

Yemeni forces launched a Scud missile at a missile base in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, Yemeni state news agency Saba quoted the military's spokesman as saying.

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SPECIAL REPORT
Second quarter M&A close to record amid mega deals

Mergers and acquisitions worldwide in the second quarter (Q2) of 2015 almost matched the record set during Q2 2007.

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SPECIAL REPORT
Children in conflict zones need $2.3bn to go to school

The 34 million children who are out of school in conflict-affected countries need $2.3 billion to get them all schooling, ten times the amount education currently receives in aid, the United Nations' education agency Unesco said on Monday.

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IMAGE OF THE DAY
On top of the world

The Eastern Mangroves Suites by Jannah in Abu Dhabi, UAE, was announced the winner in the category of the Best Hotel Apartment in the Middle East Awards.

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Top Trade News

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Industry Sectors

Construction & Real Estate
Energy, Oil & Gas

Alstom in deal to boost Saudi power infrastructure

Alstom Grid, a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission, has signed a long-term deal with National Grid SA of Saudi Arabia to develop the electricity infrastructure in the kingdom.

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Finance & Capital Market
Industry, Logistics & Shipping

Intertek gears up for increasing demand in food services

Intertek, a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, is expecting the demand for its food services business to increase in the Gulf region during Ramadan.

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Travel, Tourism & Hospitality

UAE anticipates 45m visitors by 2021

The UAE can expect to see visitor numbers almost top 45 million by 2021 as the emirate gains momentum in its move towards becoming a world-class leisure and entertainment (L&E) destination.

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IT & Telecommunications

Turkcell buys key stake in Euroasia for $100m

Leading Turkish mobile phone company Turkcell said it had signed a deal to buy the remaining 44.96 per cent of its Netherlands-based unit Euroasia Telecommunications Holding for $100 million.

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Lifestyle

Watch Gallery opens new store in Abu Dhabi

Luxury watch retailer Watch Gallery, owned by the UAE-based Paris Gallery Group of Companies, has opened a new store at Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi as part of its regional expansion plans.

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Motoring

Land Rover unveils special Ramadan offers

Euro Motors, the exclusive dealer of Jaguar and Land Rover in Bahrain, has launched its Ramadan campaign on selective Land Rover models.

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Health & Environment

Beco invests in medical insurance technology startup

Beco Capital, a regional venture capital firm focused on technology investments in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, has invested in Bayzat, a UAE-based medical insurance technology startup.

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Media & Promotion
Education, HR & Training

ADIB launches 'women in leadership' programme

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top tier financial services institution, has launched the Tamkeen Women in Leadership Programme, a leadership training programme dedicated to female bankers.

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