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Trump’s rant on Opec output deal is unlikely...
April 23, 2018

Crude oil prices fell nearly US$1 per barrel on Friday following President Trump's tweet that it: 'Looks like OPEC is at it again. With record amounts of Oil all"...

Etisalat ranked Middle East's most valuable brand
April 23, 2018

Etisalat is now the Middle East's most valuable brand with its brand value surging 40 per cent to $7.7 billion, according to the latest report by Brand Finance, the"...

 

 
April 23, 2018

Two years ago, Sergio Marchionne dubbed the notion of a Ferrari that can run without the aggressive growl of its 12-cylinder engines “obscene.”

Today, it’s a reality.

Mr Marchionne, Ferrari’s chief executive officer, says the supercar manufacturer has been quietly - very quietly - testing a petrol-electric hybrid car “you could run silently” at a track near its headquarters in the northern Italian town of Maranello.

A"...

April 23, 2018

Walmart is close to finalising a deal to buy a majority stake in India’s leading e-commerce company for at least $12 billion and may complete the agreement in the next two weeks, according to people familiar with the matter.

All the major investors in Flipkart Online Services are now on board with the Walmart purchase, after an earlier debate over an Amazon.com acquisition, said the people, asking not to be named. Tiger Global Management will sell nearly all its 20 per cent stake in Flipkart, while SoftBank Group will offload a substantial part of its 20 per cent-plus"...

April 23, 2018

Global demand for smartphones will continue to be slow until 2022 when 2.02 billion phones are forecasts to be sold, CCS Insight predicts.

The telecom industry is banking on 5G devices to reignite sales, but momentum will only begin from 2021. CCS Insight expects over 600 million 5G-enabled mobile phones will be sold in 2022.

With new smartphones offering little more than an incremental update on previous models, the research firm fears"...

April 23, 2018

Qatar-based United Development Company (UDC) has launched its new 400,000-sq-m luxury project, Gewan Island, featuring residential units, entertainment facilities, retail outlets, restaurants and cafes within a vibrant, modern and integrated community.

The island, which is located adjacently to The Pearl-Qatar, a man-made island developed by UDC in Doha, will be completed in 2021, said a statement from the company.

The Qatari developer recently signed a letter of intent with country's major bank QNB to work on providing future financing required for the development of Gewan Island project.

The signing"...

April 23, 2018

The National Vaccination Days campaign kicked off on Sunday targeting all children under the age of five via health centers, medical points, and mobile teams.

The campaign is launched by the Health Ministry and will last till April 30.

Over 8,000 health workersdistributed among 911 health centers, 71 medical points, and 714 mobile teams spread across the country are providing vaccinations as part of this campaign.

The"...