Monday , July 23 2018


Mohamed: UAE will pursue its drive towards further progress, prosperity

ABU DHABI / WAM The UAE, led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, with the aid of Allah Almighty and its highly qualified, educated and determined citizens will pursue its drive towards further development, progress and prosperity, stated His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ...

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Norway to bring maritime expertise to Expo 2020 Dubai

Dubai / WAM Norway will promote its innovations, technologies and further development of the country’s ocean industries to a global audience of millions, after confirming its participation at Expo 2020 Dubai. The country’s participation was confirmed in a letter from Norway’s Prime Minister, Erna Solberg, delivered by Jens Eikaas, Norway’s ...

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Thailand top mall developer mulls retail arm IPO next year

Bloomberg Central Group, one of Thailand’s biggest conglomerates, is studying options including a potential initial public offering of retail assets, people with knowledge of the matter said. The group is working on a restructuring of its retail operations ahead of a possible IPO as soon as next year, the people ...

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China hears rumbles of company discontent in rare open session

Bloomberg The ink had barely dried on the first joint statement between China and the European Union in three years before the complaints began. Following a rare decision to allow reporters inside a session with business leaders in Beijing on Monday, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang heard unfiltered comments from senior ...

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Emerging global markets brace for a trade-war blow-out

Bloomberg It may be starting to sound like a broken record for emerging markets, with the twists and turns of US-China trade tensions likely to dominate investor concerns this week. That’s not to say Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s two-day Congressional testimony and even the outcome of Monday’s meeting between ...

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Trump tells Putin world wants them to ‘get along’

Bloomberg President Donald Trump began his meeting with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on Monday, testing his campaign pledge to revive ties with Russia amid pressure to confront the Kremlin leader over election meddling and growing concern that the US is abandoning the current international order. The highly anticipated event started ...

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