October 24, 2016 | English | عربي
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October 20, 2016
The upcoming edition of the International Real Estate & Investment Show (Ireis 2016), a leading real estate event in Abu Dhabi, UAE, will include a dedicated Spanish pavilion to highlight the best property investment opportunities in the country.

The eighth edition of the Ireis 2016 is set to run from October 27 to 29 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec).

The 200-sq-m Spanish Pavilion will feature major developers from Spain spotlighting an extensive range of high-end investment opportunities within bespoke and increasingly popular areas of Marbella’s...
Middle East Business Confidence Improves Despite Economic...
October 24, 2016
  • Business confidence in Middle East improves for second consecutive quarter, but remains low amid slumping growth rates
  • 44% of businesses report worsening conditions
  • UAE in stronger position as budget surplus relaxes austerity measures
  • Improving confidence in North America and China driving global uplift in sentiment



October 23, 2016

Airbnb Inc is fighting to stay alive in the biggest rental market in the US.

Hours after New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will fine residents who rent out their apartments for illegal short-term stays, Airbnb responded with a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court.

The fines for those who advertise vacant apartments in a multi-unit building for 30 days or"...

October 23, 2016

The cost of the controversial investigation into alleged historic abuse by British troops in Iraq has soared to £35 million, ministers admitted today.

Critics said the ‘staggering’ cost of the criminal inquiry emphasised the need to shut it down before any more money was wasted.

The Iraq Historic Allegations Team (Ihat),"...

October 23, 2016

Hotels in Abu Dhabi reported a 6.4 per cent year-on-year drop in average daily room rates to Dh400 in September, along with a 6.7 per cent decline in occupancy rates to 68.9 per cent.

The absolute average daily rate (ADR) level is the lowest for a September in Abu Dhabi since 2005. On a month-on-month comparison, however, room rates were higher in September compared to the Dh349 recorded in August.


October 23, 2016

For years, airlines have been mining the personal data of their passengers so that they can improve the on-board experience. Today, it is a common sight to be greeted by a flight attendant with a tablet in hand. That tablet can tell the flight attendant when a passenger last travelled with the airline; whether they have any food allergies and maybe even a bit more if the passenger is a frequent flyer.

But in an industry that is becoming increasingly"...

October 23, 2016

SonicWall, the security branch of Dell, is encouraging CSO’s to embrace the cloud and ‘say yes’ to business initiatives at GITEX Technology Week.

The ‘Department of Yes’ is a new marketing consensus centred around encouraging security professionals in any organisation to accept the latest cloud trends in order to facilitate business development.