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  1. Time to mix business with pleasure

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Diana Danyi

    ... unfortunately, he would be unable to grace the Sevens this year with his presence because of a commitment at the Dubai Racing World Cup on the same weekend, said he first visited the Sevens in 1993 while ... from the glitzy world of finance are expected to descend on Hong Kong from all corners of the globe for what some describe as the party of the year. Each year the list of corporate box sponsors ...

  2. Mainland visitor numbers rise thanks to marketing

    Posted Dec 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Keith Chan Dubai has seen strong growth in the number of visitors from the mainland with the number of hotel guests growing 42 per cent to 152,100 last year and a further 57 per cent ... of its guests were from the mainland. Hong Kong is a more established market for Dubai, although the number of hotel guests from the city was little changed last year at 20,200, and a 22 per cent ...

  3. Shanghai to be 'copied' on Dubai's World island

    Posted Oct 16th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Shanghai One of the 300 artificial islands in Dubai's The World property project will be named Shanghai after a Shanghai-based construction and investment company paid ... last Tuesday in Dubai, Asia Business TV said yesterday. The Dubai-based television network has been appointed spokesman of Zhongzhou. The World is a man-made archipelago of 300 islands ...

  4. Dubai World and Islamic bank launch US$5b funds

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Michael

    ... Clarence Michael in Dubai Dubai World and Dubai Islamic Bank are launching a US$5 billion family of private equity funds to focus on global assets. The funds, to be launched over the next ... and telecommunications. Dubai World is the holding company of Dubai Ports World, Free Zone Corp, Nakheel, Istithmar and Dubai Multi Commodities Centre among others. While Norton Rose and Baker McKenzie will act ...

  5. Banking on success

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Anthony Woo

    ... World Bank and IMF delegates landing in Dubai later this month will arrive to a world-class welcome In a major boost to Dubai's global image, the emirate has been chosen to host ... World Bank president James Wolfensohn, IMF managing director Horst Kohler and Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer. The event - billed Dubai 2003 - will be held at the new Dubai ...

  6. Emirates goes for growth under Dubai World umbrella

    Posted Jul 14th 2006, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... the commercial spectrum would be wise to sit up and take notice. Earlier this month, state business interests in the United Arab Emirates created a new holding company, Dubai World, in a development ... example of the new holding company flexing its commercial muscle, Dubai World signed a memorandum of understanding on July 5 with Qingdao mayor Xia Geng to build a massive commercial complex ...

  7. Dubai Airport boss joins calls for third HK runway

    Posted May 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... will expand the existing airport to 90 million passengers by 2018. It will build the world's largest airport - Dubai World Central - 35 kilometres from the existing airport over the next 20 ... Paul Griffiths, a former senior executive of Dragonair and now chief executive of fast-growing Dubai Airports, warned yesterday that Hong Kong faces losing its leading trade and aviation ...

  8. A tree grows in Dubai- and it's hot property

    Posted Mar 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Foster Wong The Gulf state wants Asians to invest in the so-called eighth wonder of the world Two years from now, passengers flying into Dubai will be greeted with the spectacular sight ... bears the name Palm Jumeirah. The groundwork on what engineers claim is the world's largest manmade island has been completed, and the buying and the selling have already begun. As Dubai ...

  9. Dubai investors pour funds into China

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Michael

    ... Chartered, in a recent report. Last week, Dubai World, the parent company of DP World, signed a deal to develop the Xiaomaidao island in Qingdao, Shandong province, into a tourist and business centre ... development includes a marina with a capacity for 100 boats. Meanwhile, Emaar Properties, which is constructing the world's tallest building, the Burj Dubai tower, will open an office in Shanghai ...

  10. Dubai hub seeks to re-establish Silk Road

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... investments, you come to that part of the world,' said Shahzad Shahbaz, chief executive of the National Bank of Dubai's investment banking arm. Port operator DP World last month said it would ... transfers have replaced camel caravans, mainland wealth is still luring Arab deal brokers to travel the well-worn path in search of a business. The architects of Dubai's newly erected office ...




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