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Money, Money, Money

Every month this year, consumer spending has shown marked increases – with June the largest on record as personal expenditure reached US$ 1.0 billion, with the H1 total at US$ 4.2 billion. Amazingly, this sum equates to all the spending … Continue reading

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Wishin’ and Hopin’

As the real estate sector is fast returning to its pre-GFC levels, it came as no surprise to hear that Emaar’s latest off-plan development sold out on launch day. All 280 units, available in the 55-storey Downtown Residence Fountain Views, … Continue reading

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The End of the Line

Just how diverse the UAE economy has become can be gleaned from the fact that the country is now the leading global hub in the tea re-export market with a massive 60% share, valued last year at US$ 48 million. … Continue reading

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Here Comes the Sun

With temperatures edging towards the 40 degree mark, there is no doubt that summer is on its way and DEWA can look forward to increased revenues! As the mercury climbs and the days get longer, the authorities may even consider … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Better All The Time

Just when the doomsayers were predicting the implosion of local real estate, it has been reported that over US$ 15 billion worth of construction contracts are to be awarded in the UAE in 2012 bringing the country’s total construction work-in-progress … Continue reading

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