IHG adds Holiday Inn to Dubai Business Bay portfolio

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a management agreement with Kingston Holdings International Limited to develop a new Holiday Inn & Suites in Dubai Business Bay. Expected to open in 2021, Holiday Inn & Suites Dubai Business Bay will have 350 ... ( read original story ...)

From flying taxis to robocops – Dubai as tech pioneer

Known for its futuristic skyline and artificial islands, Gulf emirate Dubai has carved out a place alongside cities like Singapore as a hub for innovative ideas. At this year's 37th Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX), which runs until Thursday ... ( read original story ...)

Diamonds make case for diversification

It is backed by investors including Temasek, the sovereign wealth fund of the jurisdiction ... whether that is in places such as London, Mumbai, Dubai, Hong Kong or Singapore. There are also a settlement system in place. The difference from the LME ... ( read original story ...)

ICO News: Abu Dhabi Regulators Address Upcoming ICOs

Abu Dhabi regulators are both cautionary and collaborative about their approach to upcoming ICOs. Meanwhile cryptocurrencies are treated as commodities. Abu Dhabi's regulatory body is the latest jurisdiction to issue guidance on upcoming ICOs and virtual ... ( read original story ...)

Japan in advance talks with Abu Dhabi for oil concession

Abu Dhabi: Japanese companies are in the last stage of negotiations ... “We hope that Japanese companies who are involved in the negotiations are successful. We are waiting for good news.” Japan also initiated a strategic dialogue with Andoc for ... ( read original story ...)

WWE returning to Abu Dhabi in December, Sting at WWE 2K18 event

WWE issued the following press release announcing a return to Abu Dhabi and the U.A.E. for live events in December. You can check it out below. ABU DHABI, UAE and STAMFORD, Connecticut, October 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced that ... ( read original story ...)