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Mideast business confidence drops amid global uncertainty

Business confidence in the Middle East remained subdued in Q4 2016, with 51 per cent of firms reporting that they feel less confident about the future, according to a report. The latest Global Economic Conditions Survey from ACCA

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Global economic growth gathers pace: IMF

The global economic landscape has started to shift in the second half of 2016 and developments since last summer indicate greater growth momentum coming into the new year in a number of important economies, the IMF said. "Our

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Qatar Airways introduces new Economy Class amenity kits

As part of an ongoing upgrade across its portfolio of on-board products, Qatar Airways will introduce new amenity kits to Economy Class passengers from this month. With a focus on simplicity and functionality, the new kits include

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8 men control same wealth as poorest half of world: Oxfam

New estimates show that just eight men own the same wealth as the poorest half of the world and as growth benefits the richest, the rest of society – especially the poorest – suffers, says an Oxfam report. The very des

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8 men control same wealth as poorest half of world: Oxfam

New estimates show that just eight men own the same wealth as the poorest half of the world and as growth benefits the richest, the rest of society – especially the poorest – suffers, says an Oxfam report. The very des

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Thais on a high!

Window cleaners work on the outside of a new building in Bangkok, Thailand, on December 23. Thailand's economy is expected to grow 3.3 per cent in 2016 and 3.4 per cent in 2017, driven by the government's investment in infrastructure pro

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UAE eyes Dubai as Islamic economy hub

The UAE’s Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently signed a MoU with Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre to boost co-ordination on matters related to the strategic plan for ‘Dubai the Capital of Islamic Economy 2017-2021’.

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Emirates mulls new premium-economy class

Dubai's Emirates airline is considering the introduction of a new 'premium-economy class' in the next 12 to 18 months, as declining oil revenues prompt Middle Eastern customers to tighten travel budgets, said a report.

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Tourism ‘to lead ME economic diversification’

More than half of respondents (57 per cent) believe that tourism will become the leading industry spearheading economic diversification in the Middle East, according to a survey of regional business executives by London Business School.

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Qatar ‘offers clear strategy amid global flux’

Qatar offers a positive example of strong leadership and clear polices at a time when the global economy is passing through a period of high instability caused by geopolitical pressures, according to experts. More than 600 senior

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