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  1. Abu Dhabi's US$650b investment arm wooed

    Posted Feb 01st 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Hong Kong is hoping the world's largest sovereign wealth fund will set up shop in the city, boosting its profile as an international financial hub. The Abu Dhabi Investment ... assist if necessary, he said. Mr Arculli is part of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's delegation to the Middle East. Its week-long visit includes stops in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Abu ...

  2. News - World

    Briefs, September 26, 2012

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... a deal. Bloomberg   Britain prepares to hand over Abu Hamza LONDON- Britain prepared to hand over radical Muslim preacher Abu Hamza al-Masri to the United States on terrorism charges after ...

  3. Property - International - THE GULF

    Dubai developer to build shopping mall bigger than Hyde Park

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Builders in the UAE have aborted about US$757 billion worth of projects since the crisis, Citigroup said in a report last month. Dubai is the country's second-largest emirate, after Abu Dhabi. ...

  4. Hot job prospects in Emirate nations

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... such as Dubai and Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates were even 'a lot like Hong Kong' said Peter Cheek, an associate at Maunsell Consultants Asia, who, until recently, headed the firm's 'Great Arabian Water City' project, a new satellite city in Abu Dhabi. 'It is a very pleasant place to be based and I enjoyed it,' Mr Cheek said. Summers of course were ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Oct 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... on the streets of Abu Dhabi fell dramatically during last week's BlackBerry blackout. In Dubai, the number of crashes fell 20 per cent on the days BlackBerry users were unable to use its service. In nearby Abu Dhabi, meanwhile, the fall was even more dramatic, with the number of accidents plummeting 40 per cent with no fatal crashes at all, the newspaper reported. Usually there is a traffic ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD

    Left Field: 2023 Asian Games look out of reach for Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 11th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Arab Emirates is an attractive contender. Dubai could share the Games with other cities in the confederation like Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. All these cities already have the facilities in place. ...

  7. Hangzhou chief removed from post

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... neighbour, Abu Dhabi, having to bail it out to the tune of US$10 billion after leading conglomerate Dubai World defaulted on a US$3.5 billion debt payment in November. Many provinces ...

  8. Glittering towers of a desert oasis

    Posted Aug 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'base camps'- including camel-riding, sand-buggy driving and traditional dance performances, accompanied by Arabic cuisine. Further afield, Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, is only 90 ...

  9. Dubai debt scare shows fragility of global rally

    Posted Nov 30th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... statelet would always be bailed out by oil-rich Abu Dhabi next door. Last week's announcement called those certainties into question. Suddenly, financiers woke up to the realisation ... sell-off. And it remains likely that Abu Dhabi will contribute to a bail-out of its brother emirate, albeit reluctantly. But the shiver that ran through global markets last week serves ...

  10. Designers transfer Hong Kong know-how to Dubai's new metro

    Posted Dec 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... on by excessive private development, Hong Kong construction firms will be eyeing tenders for a tram system for the city, Abu Dhabi's transport master plan and plans for a high-speed rail network ...




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