Dubai, April 2 (IANS) Fullerton Fund Management Co, a fully owned subsidiary of Singapore's Temasek Holding, has announced the launch of a $160-million MENA Asia Fund in association with EFG-Hermes Asset Management.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 6:22:53 PM
Dubai, April 2 (IANS) UAE's second national carrier, Etihad Airways, achieved a record-breaking first quarter performance and is on track to achieve its 2008 target of carrying six million passengers, the airline said.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 6:22:11 PM
Dubai, April 2 (IANS) The inflation rate across the Gulf nations is likely to touch 8 percent this year, up from 7 percent in 2007, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 6:21:45 PM
Cairo, April 2 (DPA) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said after talks with Egyptian President Hosny Mubarak Wednesday continuing efforts to de-escalate the situation in the Gaza Strip have yielded no tangible results.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 6:21:13 PM
Dubai, April 2 (IANS) The relative value of wages of Indian expatriates in the Gulf is likely to fall further with the Reserve Bank of India expected to announce interest rate hikes April 29, which in turn will raise the rupee value.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 6:13:17 PM
Baghdad, April 2 (DPA) Ten policemen were killed and five injured in twin bombings Wednesday in Iraq's restive Diyala province while senior defence ministry officials survived a bomb blast in the southern city of Basra.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 5:03:52 PM
Dubai, April 2 (IANS) India's leading private airline Jet Airways will launch daily flights between Oman's capital Muscat and Mumbai effective April 22.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 3:45:14 PM
Amman, April 2 (DPA) King Abdullah II of Jordan Tuesday inaugurated the Special Operations exhibition SOFEX 2008 with the participation of more than 300 companies from 60 countries.
Wednesday, April 02, 2008 1:06:33 AM
Baghdad, April 1 (DPA) Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki ordered the Iraqi forces to enter ports of the Iraqi city of Basra to maintain security against criminal gangs, media reports said Tuesday.
Tuesday, April 01, 2008 10:31:16 PM
Jerusalem, April 1 (DPA) The World Health Organization (WHO) sharply criticized Tuesday Israel's strict security screening of seriously ill Palestinians who seek medical treatment in Israeli hospitals, calling the policy 'inhuman'.
Tuesday, April 01, 2008 10:30:55 PM
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