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Under the Patronage of the Dubai Crown Prince, HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Ripe is pleased to announce the return of the Ripe Food & Craft Market, on Friday 10th October at Zabeel Park, Dubai.
Gulf banks have shown healthy earnings growth over the last year and a half despite historically low interest rates, said Standard & Poor's Ratings Services in a new report published today, titled "Economic Recovery Spurs Solid Growth For Gulf Banks." Banks in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have experienced lower net interest margins, but improving asset quality and falling credit losses have generally offset this. We believe declining credit losses will continue to support GCC banks' earnings throughout 2014, although we expect this effect to be less visible in 2015.Read
India is forecasted to be the UAE's top export and import destination by 2030, according the latest HSBC Trade Forecast. In addition to India, the fastest growing export markets for the UAE will be China, Malaysia, Turkey - each of which will see the fastest growth rates between 2017 and 2030. Asia and Turkey will also remain the most important trade partners in terms of imports. Import growth will be fastest for goods originating from China, India, Turkey and Vietnam.Read
Nearly two-thirds (59%) of luxury spenders in the MENA region are now choosing to spend more of their money on enriching experiences rather than goods, according to the new American Express Middle East Spending Survey*. This is markedly different from the results of a similar survey carried out by American Express Middle East in 2012, which showed respondents were most likely to spend their disposable income on tangible items such as high-end fashion, electronics and the latest cars.Read
The Government of Hong Kong has announced plans to list its first successful offering of US$1 billion (AED3.68 billion) Sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai as part of its Government Bond Programme. Commissioned with the implementing the initiative of transforming Dubai into a capital of Islamic finance, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum welcomed the decision to list the Hong Kong sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai.Read
Agency @ Madinat Jumeirah
The Agency is synonymous with refined good taste - fine grape beverages served in a style conscious ambience, where media types mingle with the who's who of the socially active. The ambience at The Agency is informal, yet people dress to expect. It's a place to meet and make friends. Expect a largely upmarket western expat crowd.
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