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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Rumors

Personal loans limit may be removed soon

New rules could allow loans of up to 50 times an applicants’ monthly salary The draft of a new system for approval of personal...

Malicious SMS rumours about short in supply of medicines and blood...

The Ministry of Health today warned members of the public against heeding malicious SMS rumours about short in supply of medicines and blood in...

Probe into ‘Slumdog’ child star sale to Dubai couple

Police investigate whether the father of a "Slumdog Millionaire" child star tried to sell her. India's child-rights watchdog has sought a report from police investigating...

Emaar Properties considers cutting 250 jobsaccording media sources

Property developer Emaar Properties is considering cutting 250 jobs as the real estate sector in the emirate suffers a severe downturn, said Bloomberg. The company...

The number of abandoned-leased cars increased

A report in The National yesterday (10 January, 2009) said that in 2008, the number of abandoned-leased cars increased by 123 per cent and...

“Rumours abound and this is one of many”

Suggestions have emerged over the past few days that the United Arab Emirates carriers could be considering tighter forms of co-operation. Rumors between Emirates...

Would you buy a Publishing House?

Rumor has it that ITP, the Dubai's publisher with TimeOut.com and ArabianBusiness.com on it's portfolio (among many others), is up for sale. The hinted...

Have you heard that secondary mortgages are temporary suspended?

"Dubai Bank today suspended all approvals of mortgages for secondary market purchases. Until further notice they will only lend for off plan developments. Several...

The largest private developer may soon rebrand…

The largest non-listed private sector property developer, DAMAC, may soon treat it's self to a luxurious re-branding and logo makeover. Sources said that the cost...

Who charges highest for parking in Dubai?

Not so long ago, in much happier and careless times, all over Dubai parking was free and available. But within the last few years...