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Financial consumers review 2013: brakes on to stop economic recklessness in UAE
With UAE stock markets surging and a revival in property, taking risks looks all too tempting. But a series of measures this year are aimed at protecting banks – and their customers – from a repeat of Dubai’s financial crisis.
December 23, 2013
Bank chief warns of economic stagnation caused by aid to transitioning Arab states
Aid from the Arabian Gulf to countries affected by the Arab Spring must be accompanied by pressure to reform economies if new democracies in countries such as Egypt and Tunisia are to succeed in improving living standards, the EBRD has warned.
November 21, 2013
Despite having seen the effects of the property crash that followed the last boom, buyers are hoping that recent rises in real estate values could signal a resumption of the 2006-07 property bull market.
September 28, 2013
Rise of the mortgage middlemen as UAE homebuyers look for a better deal
Mortgage middlemen are cashing in as property transactions boom with homeowners hoping to negotiate better terms on property deals.
September 15, 2013
Banks still wary of giving mortgages to overseas buyers of Dubai property
Financial literacy: As the Dubai property market heats up and prices surge by the most in the world, international investors are eager for a piece of the action. But there is just one small problem: getting a mortgage.
September 10, 2013
Barclays puts UAE retail arm up for sale
Barclays Bank has put its UAE retail banking franchise up for sale, in a move that will impact around 280 full-time staff.
September 4, 2013
Plain talk with a dollop of crassness
The Life: Business leaders are not known to be shrinking violets, at least if they aspire to greatness.
September 4, 2013
Standard Chartered chief gives warning over UAE asset bubbles
Standard Chartered's chief executive has warned that preventing asset bubbles will be the biggest challenge facing UAE authorities as the local economy expands.
September 1, 2013
Investors flee Middle East markets amid fears of US strike on Syria
Investors dumped stocks across the Middle East amid mounting speculation of a planned US military strike in Syria.
August 28, 2013
Nice design, but not fit for purpose
The Life: The career-saving benefits of a spare battery pack are not to be sniffed at. However, the trade-off between design and utility is crucial in choosing a charger.
August 27, 2013