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UAE to Build Over 30,000 Residential Units for Its Nationals by 2025

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UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Dubai Ruler Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid has announced a massive plan under which a total of 34,000 residential units will be built across the country for its local population within the next six years, reported state news agency WAM.Funds worth Dh32 billion ($8.7 billion) have already been allocated for the project which runs until 2025, it stated.

Funds worth Dh32 billion  have already been allocated for the project which runs until 2025. (Shutterstock)

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5 Tips to Help Improve Your Company's Financial Resilience

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The global economy is faltering. Small businesses need to be quick to react. The twin engines of global economy – the US and China – are slowing. As the Brexit talks go down to the wire, the UK economy is stalling. Italy has tipped in to recession. Small businesses are often the first to feel the chill winds of an approaching economic winter. 

Here are five simple ways you can make your small business more financially resilient:

Taking simple steps to reduce costs will help you adhere to that most elemental law of business: earning more than you spend. (Shutterstock)

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Major Saudi-British Energy, AI Initiative Launched in Saudi Arabia

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A major Saudi-British initiative aimed at advancing clean energy and artificial intelligence technologies is now underway in the Kingdom.

Workshops taking place in the capital Riyadh and the city of Dhahran will mark the first step in the project toward developing a long-term energy program.

The UK Science and Innovation Network, in partnership with the Saudi Ministry of Education’s Research and Development Office (RDO), will be running the workshops over three-days from Feb. 25-27 under the title “Clean Energy and Artificial Intelligence.”

The country also aims to invest in artificial intelligence technologies for smart sustainable energy systems. (Shutterstock)

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Middle East Tops Yacht Hubs in Being Home to World's Biggest Superyachts

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The Middle East is officially home to buyers of the world’s biggest superyachts, with the average locally-owned private vessel now measuring 63 metres in length – just 10 metres shorter than an Airbus A380, the world’s biggest passenger plane.

Global analysis compiled by the Superyacht Builders Association with data from SuperYacht Times found that the region tops other major yachting hubs across the US, Europe and Asia in being home to the fleet of most sizeable personal pleasure vessels.

Region tops other major yachting hubs across US, Europe and Asia in being home to the fleet of most sizeable personal pleasure vessels. (Shutterstock)

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Here's What the EU, Arab Leaders Agreed on

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Leaders from European Union and Arab League countries pledged Sunday to boost cooperation in the fight against terrorism and to tackle unauthorized migration at a first-ever summit high in symbolism but likely to yield few concrete results.

Under tight security at the Red Sea resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi opened two days of talks with a speech celebrating what he described as historic cooperation between the two organizations.

European Council President Donald Tusk, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, King Salman of Saudi Arabia and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker pose for a family picture during the first joint European Union and Arab League summit at the International Congress Centre in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, on February 24, 2019. (AFP)

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Will the UAE Markets Recover in 2019?

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The year 2018 witnessed mixed sentiments on the back of unexpected global events but 2019 is likely to be an exciting year for capital markets. The year gone by can be characterised into two halves: the first was aligned with market expectations of another year of solid returns, while the second witnessed a more drastic turnaround in outlook across the global markets.

Equities start year on positive note and this tone is expected to gain further traction. (Shutterstock)

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Iran to Start Construction in Syria

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Tehran province Vice Chairman of Mass-Housing Constructors Association Iraj Rahbar announced the signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Iran and Syria for the construction of 200,000 residential units in Syrian capital Damascus.

Speaking on the occasion of Engineer’s Day on Sun. Feb. 24, he said, “exporting technical and engineering services to neighboring countries is the main aim of the Association, so that this trend should be strengthened.”

Iranian mass-housing constructors to build 200,000 units in Syria. (Shutterstock)

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