Daily Archives: April 1, 2012

DFM General Index decreased by 4.7% in March

Dubai Financial Market General Index decreased by 4.7% to 1648.9 points at the end of March compared to 1730.4 points at the end of...

Dubai population tops two million

Dubai-based population increased by more than 22,000 people, according to official data. The emirate’s population totalled 2,000,113, according to the population clock of the...

Dubai residential sales up in Q1 of 2012

Mortgage lenders are competing to offer the most attractive packages The Lakes, the Springs and the Greens have all seen price gains from Q3 2011 The...

Gold range trading pattern likely to persist

 Gold investors and traders remain focused on the prospect for further US quantitative easing. Ben Bernanke continues to talk about the need for sustained accommodative...

Dubai to host Middle East Schools International Rugby Festival

Dubai Set To Host Emirates Airline Middle East Schools International Rugby Festival Event held at 7he Sevens 5th-7th April  The inaugural Emirates Airline Middle East Schools...

Underlying outlook for silver remains constructive

  Last week, silver had posted the first positive quarterly performance since Q1 2011. The silver market is  up 16.18% on the quarter and while January...

Dubai saves record 216MW during Earth Hour

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) said the Earth Hour 2012 celebrations drew overwhelming support from all sectors of the community in the emirate...

Global Village Tremendous Commercial Success

 Global Village, the largest outdoor family entertainment venue in the region and member of Tecom Investments, brings its 16th and longest season ever to...

Christian Louboutin expands in the Arabian Gulf

Ladies, ready your credit cards to splash some cash on a new collection. Christian Louboutin joined the never-ending list of boutiques at the Dubai Mall...

Internet marketing can top traditional models

Marketing Effectiveness: Getting the right returns from brand investments Results of a Nielsen study looking at marketing of products in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East...

Where are the world’s wealthiest people buying homes?

Most of the world’s richest people are opting primarily to invest in established property markets rather than buy homes in emerging destinations, a new...

Emirates launches new global brand platform

 Emirates airline is to launch its new global brand platform tomorrow as the airline continues its “evolution from a travel brand to a global...