Wednesday 1 April 2015

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HOME FOR 100 AIRLINES
Dubai airport Concourse D to open this year

Dubai International Airport's Concourse D is expected to open later this year to become the new $517-million home to nearly 100 airlines that currently occupy Concourse C.

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DEAL ON KEY ISSUES: RUSSIA
World powers, Iran extend nuclear talks

Six world powers and Iran will meet again later on Wednesday in a bid to reach an outline accord reining in Tehran's nuclear programme, after failing to agree crucial details such as the lifting of UN sanctions by a Tuesday deadline.

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OIL PLUNGE BLAMED
Taqa slashes capex plans after big Q4 loss

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (Taqa), the state-owned oil explorer and power supplier, said on Wednesday it would slash its capital expenditure plans and costs after posting big losses in the fourth quarter on lower oil prices.

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ANALYSIS
Basel III ‘will aid Islamic banks' liquidity management’

Liquidity management instrument offerings remain limited in Islamic finance, but Basel III's liquidity coverage ratio is likely to create opportunities for their growth, a Standard & Poor's report said.

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SPECIAL REPORT
Facelift or folly: Belgrade braces for Dubai-style makeover

The vista of rusting boats and drab wasteland that greets visitors passing over river Sava into Belgrade is set to be transformed into Dubai-style forest of skyscrapers under ambitious redevelopment plans that have left Serbs deeply split.

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NEWS IN PICTURES
CSR Label for Al Sharaf

Al Shafar General Contracting Company (ASGC), a leading UAE firm, has been awarded the CSR Label by the Dubai Chamber for responsible business. ASGC CEO Bishoy Azmy receives the award from Hamad Buamim, president and CEO of Dubai Chamber.

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Top Trade News

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Construction & Real Estate

Al Jaber Group suspends CFO

Abu Dhabi's Al Jaber Group, which restructured substantial debt last June, has suspended its chief financial officer ahead of disciplinary action, the conglomerate said on Wednesday.

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Energy, Oil & Gas

Taqa slashes capex plans after big Q4 loss

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (Taqa), the state-owned oil explorer and power supplier, said on Wednesday it would slash its capital expenditure plans and costs after posting big losses in the fourth quarter on lower oil prices.

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Finance & Capital Market

Ahli United plans to raise $4bn in financial instruments

Bahrain-based Ahli United Bank (AUB) Group may raise $4 billion in bonds, loans or any other similar subordinated financial instruments, following shareholder approval for the proposal, it has emerged.

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Analysis, Interviews, Opinions

Basel III ‘will aid Islamic banks' liquidity management’

Liquidity management instrument offerings remain limited in Islamic finance, but Basel III's liquidity coverage ratio is likely to create opportunities for their growth, a Standard & Poor's report said.

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Industry, Logistics & Shipping
IT & Telecommunications
Lifestyle

McLaren unveils all-new 570s coupe

British automaker McLaren has unveiled the first model to be launched in its Sports Series family, called the 570S Coupé, which will debuts at the 115th New York International Auto Show tomorrow (April 1).

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Motoring

Jaguar Mena launches ‘Rapid Drop-Off Service’

Leading manufacturer of premium luxury vehicles Jaguar Mena has launched the Jaguar Rapid Drop-Off Service, underscoring efforts to offer Jaguar owners a five-star customer experience.

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Health & Environment

650 experts for Abu Dhabi environmental summit

More than 650 delegates from government, UN bodies and the private sector will discuss the information gap policy makers face in designing plans for sustainable development at an upcoming conference in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

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Media & Promotion

Qatar 2022 World Cup ‘may not need cooling systems’

A winter World Cup in Qatar may not require cooling systems to lower temperatures in the stadiums as proposed in the bid for a summer tournament, said an executive from the Gulf state's 2022 organising committee.

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Education, HR & Training

Autodesk launches 3D design, printing app for kids

Autodesk, a leader in 3D design and engineering software, has launched Tinkerplay, a free app designed for kids of all ages that introduces creative play through 3D design and 3D printing.

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Miscellaneous

US ends freeze on military aid to Egypt

The United States announced on Tuesday it was lifting its hold on the supply of military equipment to Egypt, which was frozen when the military took power in Cairo nearly two years ago.

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