Wednesday , April 26 2017

DXB records 7.4% surge in passenger traffic in first quarter

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  Dubai / WAM Passenger traffic at the world’s number one airport for international passenger numbers, Dubai International (DXB) climbed 7.4 percent during the first quarter of 2017 to 22,496,596 compared to 20,948,690 recorded during the same period last year, according to traffic results released by Dubai Airports on Tuesday. The ...

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Sheraa, Air Arabia launch ‘new plan’ for budding entrepreneurs

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  Sharjah / Emirates Business Coming on the heels of its successful inaugural accelerator showcase day, Sheraa – a launch pad for aspiring entrepreneurs in the UAE – is making swift progress to expand the portfolio of industries tapped by its growing community of budding entrepreneurs. The latest addition comes ...

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Sharjah Airport Authority to highlight expansion plans at ATM 2017

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  SHARJAH / WAM Sharjah Airport Authority will highlight the airport’s latest achievements, expansion plans and services during its participation in the Arabian Travel Market Exhibition (ATM 2017) taking place in the Dubai World Trade Centre until April 27. The Arabian Travel Market is the global meeting place for the travel ...

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Russia’s oil cuts won’t be so easy if OPEC deal is extended


  Bloomberg For Russian oil companies, the historic agreement to boost prices by cutting output in conjunction with the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries was an easy win. Extending the deal will be less straightforward. Cuts so far this year came alongside the traditional seasonal stagnation in Russian production, meaning ...

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