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Retail

Most People Plan to Start Their Black Friday Shopping at 3:29...

Groupon finds that most people plan to start their Black Friday shopping at 3:29 p.m. on Thanksgiving! Surprisingly, the survey also found that people...

Hospitality

Meet the Top 5-Star Hotel Brands in Middle East

Forbes Middle East, a region-specific version of one of the most popular business publications in the entire world, recently named its list of the...

Tourism

International Tourism Highest in Seven Years; Expected to Grow

International tourist arrivals grew by a remarkable 7% in 2017 to reach a total of 1,322 million, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism...

Aviation

Emirates Resumes Service to Sabiha Gokcen Airport

Emirates today announced the resumption of flights between Dubai and Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen Airport, starting 8th June 2018. The resumption of services on the route...

Middle East Airline Passenger Numbers to Climb 7% in 2018

Middle East passenger numbers are forecast to grow by 7% in 2018 according to the International Air Transport Association, despite a strong headwind of...

Energy

The “Amazon Effect” Is Coming to Oil Markets

While OPEC mulls over further steps to once again support falling oil prices, tech startups are quietly ushering in a new era in oil...

Why the Middle East Is Betting on a Solar Future

Just how cheap has solar energy gotten? To give you an indication, Middle Eastern countries from Saudi Arabia to the United Arab Emirates are...

Hitachi offers solutions for the energy needs of expanding cities

From the food we eat to the health system that keeps us well, to the many electronic devices that keep us connected and entertained...

Trade

Designated Zones in UAE for VAT Exemption Revealed

The Ministry of Finance has clarified the details of Cabinet Decision No. (59) of 2017 on Designated Zones for the purposes of the Federal...