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An etisalat retail branch in the Dubai Mall. International earnings of etisalat have started to improve.

Etisalat unveils shared plans for business users

DataShare packs to range from 5GB to 30GB

Workers at a construction site in Dubai. Fifty-four per cent of companies believe that design
engineering skills are lacking among mid-level professionals, followed by civil engineering skills.

500,000 workers needed in Dubai

Construction, real estate sectors face manpower shortfall of up to 500,000


Nakheel awards Dh47m in Deira Islands contracts

Tender documents for the construction of infrastructure are expected to be released around the middle of May

The Department of Economic Development building

DED sees 13% rise in licenses during March 2014

Number of professional activities licensed during the period reached 1,171

Abu Dhabi developers will be looking to be being able to sell properties in special investment
zones as full freehold for nationalities other than UAE and GCC citizens. It would mark a
significant upgrade from the long-term leasehold rights available now.

Abu Dhabi developers finetune off-plan ambitions

Some leading names aiming for ‘freehold’ status for their projects

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