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Saudi drives GCC hotel revenue growth in Sept

The hospitality sector in the GCC witnessed solid growth in September with Saudi Arabia dominating the region with a 49.2 per cent increase in Revenue per available room (RevPAR) followed by Qatar with a 18.9 per cent growth. Its neighb

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Wealth growth in the GCC outpaces global increase

Wealth growth in the GCC has outpaced global growth since 2000, a report said, highlighting that aggregate wealth per adult in the GCC grew by 236 per cent against 125 per cent for the world. Wealth per adult in the GCC has grown

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Boom time for green construction in GCC

There are enormous opportunities in the Gulf region for suppliers of energy saving and green products, including lighting, kitchen and bathroom fittings and natural stone fittings, said a report. Green buildings witnessed a slow t

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Gulf Care widens US network for GCC patients

Gulf Care International, a provider of global patient services, has expanded its network of world-class healthcare partners from the Midwest to the West Coast of the US. It is part of a major development that will broaden the heal

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GCC food imports to top $53bn by 2020

Food import bill of GCC region will rise to over $53 billion by 2020 as soaring population and up to 90 per cent reliance on imported products foster long term supply concerns, according to a study. GCC governments must focus on s

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GCC food imports to top $53bn by 2020

Food import bill of GCC region will rise to over $53 billion by 2020 as soaring population and up to 90 per cent reliance on imported products foster long term supply concerns, according to a study. GCC governments must focus on s

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GCC upbeat on hiring, but young talent ‘a concern’

GCC employers looking to hire hundreds of thousands of new recruits in the next 12 months are also projecting an average 9 per cent increase in salaries, but a new study says they face a major challenge with young talent. The firs

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New GCC joint energy projects planned

Bahrain could partner with other GCC countries to build power plants abroad, which will feed energy back into the power grid. A shared GCC power grid has been active for five years and until now has primarily been used to guarante

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GCC major player in $3.8 trillion petchem market

More than 10 per cent of the global petrochemical and chemical production worth over $3.8 trillion came from Gulf nations, said a top industry expert. "During 2012, the Gulf’s production capacity of petrochemicals and c

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GCC housing shortage to top 1m units by 2018

The young demographic structure of the GCC region is creating a surge in demand for housing that could lead to a shortage in excess of one million units by 2018, a report said. With the GCC region set to face a massive shortage of

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