Travel News Dubai: Emaar Plans 6 New Hotels

Travel News Dubai: Emaar Plans 6 New Hotels

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties, today unveiled six new hotel projects as part of its regional and international expansion plans, at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2017. The new hotels and serviced residences in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Egypt add to a portfolio of upcoming properties under the three […]

GAC Motor at the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition

GAC Motor at the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition

GAC Motor has hosted the first launch of new cars in China at the 17th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (Auto Shanghai 2017) hosted from April 19 to 28 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). GAC Motor’s exhibition themed “Ingenuity in Mind, Excellence in Pursuit” will take stage in pavilion 2.1. A total […]

Politicking a Risk to Global Economy

The political environment in Washington poses the biggest threat to the U.S. economy over the next six months, according to a new Bankrate.com report. 38% of Americans chose that response, followed by political/economic instability overseas (19%), terrorism (14%), rising interest rates (10%) and a decline in the stock market (9%). Back in September, amid the […]

Euro (€) Possible Continuation On Trend

Euro (€) Possible Continuation On Trend

Euro (€) Possible Continuation On Trend Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.10. The projected lower bound is: 1.07. The projected closing price is: 1.09. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the […]

Singapore Dollar (SGD) ⇨ US Dollar ($)

Singapore Dollar (SGD) ⇨ US Dollar ($)

Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.40. The projected lower bound is: 1.38. The projected closing price is: 1.39. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been […]

Australian Dollar (A$) Progressing

Australian Dollar (A$) Progressing

Australian Dollar (A$) Progressing Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 0.76. The projected upper bound is: 0.77. The projected lower bound is: 0.74. The projected closing price is: 0.76. Candlesticks A black body occurred […]

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) Clouding

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) Clouding

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) Clouding Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 4.42. The projected upper bound is: 4.41. The projected lower bound is: 4.38. The projected closing price is: 4.40. Candlesticks A white body occurred […]

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) Downgrading

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) Downgrading

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) Downgrading Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 13,328.30. The projected upper bound is: 13,363.44. The projected lower bound is: 13,268.60. The projected closing price is: 13,316.02. Candlesticks A black body occurred […]

Thai Baht (THB) – Volatility Is Extremely Low

Thai Baht (THB) – Volatility Is Extremely Low

Thai Baht (THB) – Volatility Is Extremely Low Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 34.60. The projected lower bound is: 34.09. The projected closing price is: 34.35. Candlesticks During the past 10 bars, there have been 2 white candles […]

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Big Bang Coming for China’s forex ambitions

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Big Bang Coming for China’s forex ambitions

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Big Bang Coming for China’s forex ambitions Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 6.91. The projected lower bound is: 6.86. The projected closing price is: 6.88. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because […]

Japanese Yen (¥) No Longer Top Performer Against US Dollar ($)

Japanese Yen (¥) No Longer Top Performer Against US Dollar ($)

Japanese Yen (¥) No Longer Top Performer Against US Dollar ($) Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 111.26. The projected upper bound is: 111.23. The projected lower bound is: 108.09. The projected closing price […]

World War 3: China Key to Peace

World War 3: China Key to Peace

World War 3: China Key to Peace Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, is not ruling out a U.S. strike against North Korea if Pyongyang tests another nuclear device. In several television interviews today, Haley praised China’s involvement in trying to pressure North Korea to cease missile testing and criticized its leader, […]

China Banks: Bad Debts Bite

China Banks: Bad Debts Bite

Non-performing loans at Chinese banks remained a concern last year, when NPL ratios increased across the board to an average of 1.67 percent from 1.61 percent the previous year, a survey shows. The NPL balance increased by 16.80 percent year-on-year to reach 1.15 trillion yuan, the survey also found. These were among key findings of […]

HEFFX Update

HEFFX Update

HEFFX Update Online Presence Livetradingnews.com and HEFFX.com are undergoing rebuilds. LTN will focus on research in the USA and the Emerging Markets of Asia and the Middle East. HEFFX will expand it’s growing business in consulting Ecommerce Ecommerce remains a focus of our developments, Ecommerce in Emerging Markets will be a primary objective over the […]

Travel News: Dubai is Booming

Travel News: Dubai is Booming

Dubai’s tourism sector sustained momentum in its strong start to 2017 with the emirate’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing, known as Dubai Tourism, reporting a stellar 11 percent increase in overnight visitation in the first three months of the year compared to the same period in 2016. January to March 2017 saw 4.57 million […]

Fake News Creates Fear of Russia in USA

Fake News Creates Fear of Russia in USA

A ridiculously high 31% of Americans said Russia currently represents the “greatest danger” to the US, according to a new poll. It is the highest percentage of Americans expressing this sentiment in nearly three decades. The new Pew Research Center survey  found that Russia is by far the number one national threat in the eyes […]

Stupidity Not Islam is the Problem

Stupidity Not Islam is the Problem

Stupidity Not Islam is the Problem The anti-islamic rhetoric increases after every terror attack but the reality is the biggest issue in the western world with Islam is not the religion but the stupidity of politicians and governments. ISIS, Al Qaeda, Al Nusra etc were born out of Western stupidity, funded out of western stupidity […]

Is Emmanuel Macron The Man that Will Destroy France?

Is Emmanuel Macron The Man that Will Destroy France?

Is Emmanuel Macron The Man that Will Destroy France? Emmanuel Macron by his own admission a Social Liberal, he is a former Rothschild employee and failed miserably as Economy Minister of France, now he might be President. The French establishment and leading EU politicians, including Francois Hollande and Federica Mogherini, have rushed to praise Emmanuel […]

Thailand Remains an Attractive Investment Destination

Thailand Remains an Attractive Investment Destination

Thailand Remains an Attractive Investment Destination Over the last four decades, Thailand has made remarkable progress in social and economic development, moving from a low-income country to an upper-income country in less than a generation. As such, Thailand has been one of the widely cited development success stories, with sustained strong growth and impressive poverty […]

HEFFX Initiates Coverage on Airports of Thailand PCL (BKK:AOT)

HEFFX Initiates Coverage on Airports of Thailand PCL (BKK:AOT)

HEFFX Initiates Coverage on Airports of Thailand PCL (BKK:AOT) HEFFX Rates AOT a Buy: Highlights AOT is on track for yet another record year as tourism in the country continues to rise Passenger growth will contribute to solid net profits AOT is continuing to expand capacity Chinese tourists number are significantly on the rise Strong […]

Global Trade War is About to Begin: Reading Between the Lines at the IMF

Global Trade War is About to Begin: Reading Between the Lines at the IMF

What the IMF did not say is the key here Member countries of the International Monetary Fund on Saturday pledged to work to reduce global imbalances but failed to repeat their past pledge to resist all forms of protectionism. The International Monetary and Financial Committee, the IMF’s steering body, also repeated its past commitments on […]

Etihad Airways Impresses at Arabian Travel Market

Etihad Airways Impresses at Arabian Travel Market

UAE’s national carrier Etihad Airways said it will launch the world’s first mobile exhibition unit at the Arabian Travel Market, ATM, the premium travel and tourism show in Middle East, which opens in Dubai on 24th April. The innovative mobile exhibition will provide delegates with a first-hand experience of its award-winning cabin products and inflight […]

Travel Abu Dhabi: Arabian Travel Market

Travel Abu Dhabi: Arabian Travel Market

Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) is leading its largest ever delegation to the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) later this month to capitalise and increase on the record numbers of guest arrivals into the emirate. The authority will be joined by 67 stakeholders representing 115 products at the region’s largest travel and […]

Time to Bomb North Korea

Time to Bomb North Korea

Time to Bomb North Korea Over the last week North Korea has repeatedly threatened South Korea, Japan the USA and Australia with a Nuclear strike. Should that happen the parties involved now only have themselves to blame. The world has to stop entertaining the threats like this from countries like Iran and North Korea. It […]

Europe wants More Terrorists?

Europe wants More Terrorists?

Europe wants More Terrorists? The EU is demanding Turkey relax its strict anti-terrorism laws in a bizarre twist in EU-Turkish relations. If Turkey does not relax it’s anti-terrorism laws the EU wants to stop visa free travel. In other words if Turkey continues to crack down on terrorists the EU will punish them!!! Speaking on […]

ISIS Murders More Muslims in Mosul

ISIS Murders More Muslims in Mosul

ISIS Murders More Muslims in Mosul A hospital near western Mosul is struggling to operate again after the devastation left behind by retreating Islamic State fighters. The Qayyara hospital is located in a small town some 60km south from Mosul. It was fully liberated from IS (formerly ISIS/ISIL) in August 2016, but the Islamists made […]

A Nuclear World War III Possible

A Nuclear World War III Possible

The threat of a “nuclear weapon detonation event,” be it accidental or deliberate, is now the highest it’s been since the end of the Cold War, 26 years ago, a UN agency has warned, saying the risk is rising as relations between nuclear powers deteriorate. With over 15,000 nuclear weapons possessed by nine states, the […]

Oman Oil May Go Public

Oman Oil May Go Public

Oman’s state-owned energy producer Oman Oil is thinking about selling some of its assets and listing on the local stock market. This follows the planned initial public offering (IPO) by Saudi Aramco. Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C. (OOC) is a commercial company wholly owned by the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. The Company was incorporated […]

America Became a 3rd World Nation Under Obama

Growing income inequality is turning the US into a dual economy, with one economy for the rich and another for the poor, according to an MIT professor, who warns that the middle class is vanishing. In his new book, “The Vanishing Middle Class,” Peter Temin, professor emeritus of economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, warns […]

Travel Tahiti: Crusing in Paradise

Travel Tahiti: Crusing in Paradise

Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, is pleased to announce that celebrity Chef Massimo Capra will join The Gauguin’s September 23, 2017, Tahiti & the Society Islands voyage, for a lecture and culinary demonstration, along with meet-and-greet photo […]

Hollywood News: Rajeev Jacob and Mia Matthews Star in The Lonesome Whippoorwill

Hollywood News: Rajeev Jacob and Mia Matthews Star in The Lonesome Whippoorwill “THE LONESOME WHIPPOORWILL” is an “indoor western” Written & Directed by Matt Pye & Josh Mitton. The Lonesome Whippoorwill is the strange but charming story of an indian-cowboy and a lady of the night — sharing a romantic but awkward evening together in […]

Putin a Hero in Syria

Putin a Hero in Syria

Syrian parents are naming their children after the Russian President as a sign of gratitude, while millions of students, including Bashar Assad’s own children, are learning Russian, Syria’s Ambassador to Moscow Riad Haddad said. “Thanks to the efforts of the Moscow embassy, and with the approval of President Assad, Russian is the second language taught […]

Travel Thailand: Spa Botanica Bangkok

Travel Thailand: Spa Botanica Bangkok

Travel Thailand: Spa Botanica Bangkok Spa Botanica is unique to Bangkok in its setting – surrounded by the soothing harmony of nature found in The Sukhothai Hotel’s lush green gardens. It is a place of indulgence, but also a place for perfecting your everyday lifestyle, as you explore some of the wellness therapies that our […]

World War III: Japan Navy Joins US Navy to Threaten North Korea

World War III: Japan Navy Joins US Navy to Threaten North Korea

World War III: Japan Navy Joins US Navy to Threaten North Korea Two Japanese Navy destroyers have joined the carrier strike group ‘USS Carl Vinson’ heading towards the Korean Peninsula for a massive show of force as North Korea prepares to mark the 85th anniversary of the foundation of its military. The Japanese warships, destroyers […]

Putin Building Ties with UAE

Putin Building Ties with UAE

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has discussed with Russian President Vladimir Putin, friendship, cooperation, regional and international issues of mutual interest. This came when the Russian President received His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed and accompanying delegation at […]

Aquis Farm Teams Up With Emirates Park

Aquis Farm Teams Up With Emirates Park

Leading Hunter Valley thoroughbred breeding facility Emirates Park and Queensland’s Aquis Farm have today announced a new joint venture that will see Aquis Farm take over management of Emirates Park’s Murrurundi property, facilities and stallion roster. Hussain Lootah, son of His Excellency Nasser Lootah, Founder and Chairman of Emirates Park, said the joint venture between […]

U.S. Open Polo Championship at the International Polo Club Palm Beach

U.S. Open Polo Championship at the International Polo Club Palm Beach

The United States Polo Association® (USPA), the governing body for the sport of polo, and its official apparel brand, U.S. Polo Assn., will host the U.S. Open Polo Championship® at the International Polo Club Palm Beach (IPC). Spanning a three-week period with six teams vying for the most prestigious trophy in U.S. polo competition, the […]

Only Le Pen Can Save France

Only Le Pen Can Save France

Only Le Pen Can Save France Marine le Pen has called on the French government to immediately reinstate the country’s borders and expel foreign nationals being monitored by intelligence services in the aftermath of yesterday’s terrorist attack in Paris. “I call upon this ephemeral government, worn out by inaction, for immediate restoration of our national […]

Travel Thailand: Bangkok Luxury Shopping Hits a New High with Central Embassy

Travel Thailand: Bangkok Luxury Shopping Hits a New High with Central Embassy

Travel Thailand: Bangkok Luxury Shopping Hits a New High with Central Embassy Central Embassy is Bangkok’s newest luxury mall located on the most exclusive intersection where the prestigious Wireless Road meets Ploenchit Road. Its grandeur is awe-inspiring, with contemporary architecture displaying influences of Thai art and culture whilst reflecting the cosmopolitan features of the country’s […]

ItalKraft & Poliform at Zaha Hadid’s 1000 Museum

ItalKraft & Poliform at Zaha Hadid’s 1000 Museum

ItalKraft & Poliform Has Been Selected To Create and Install Kitchens, Bathrooms, and Closets At Zaha Hadid’s 1000 Museum Park ITALKRAFT, the leading full-service kitchen, bathroom and closet wholesaler, designer, manufacturer and installation company, joined forces with Poliform, an Italian furnishings manufacturer, to create the ultra-premium kitchens, bathrooms and closets in the Miami skyscraper, One Thousand Museum. […]

In Fear of the Truth America Ready to Arrest WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

In Fear of the Truth America Ready to Arrest WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

In Fear of the Truth America Ready to Arrest WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Officials reportedly claim the Department of Justice is ready to file arrest charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Press advocates warn that if the US goes after the pro-transparency publisher, they could go after other news outlets as well. In a recent […]

Asia is Still a Growth Story

Asia is Still a Growth Story

Growth is forecast to accelerate in two-thirds of the region’s economies and in all of the subregions except East Asia. The external environment generally supports growth. A projected mild rise in commodity prices will help oil and gas exporters but not at the expense of importers. Average growth in developing Asia slows, upstaging higher projections […]

Meeting Asia’s Infrastructure Needs

Meeting Asia’s Infrastructure Needs

Developing Asia will need to invest $1.7 trillion per year in infrastructure until 2030 to maintain its growth momentum, tackle poverty, and respond to climate change. This report examines developing Asia’s infrastructure—defined as transport, power, telecommunications, water supply and sanitation. It examines how much the region has been investing in infrastructure and what will likely […]

Hong Kong Horse racing: European Horses Head to Hong Kong

Hong Kong Horse racing: European Horses Head to Hong Kong

High-class raiders from Britain and France will take on Hong Kong’s prodigious stars in two fascinating Group 1 features at Sha Tin racecourse on Sunday, 7 May, the $16 million Champions Mile (1600m) and the HK$14 million Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m). Hong Kong’s brilliant four-year-old Rapper Dragon tops the bill in the eight-runner Champions Mile. […]

Travel News: Hanoi La Siesta Spa

Travel News:  Hanoi La Siesta Spa

Travel News: Hanoi La Siesta Spa Welcome to Hanoi La Siesta Spa – The Secret of Relaxation! With several years combined experience in the Vietnamese Spa industry, a skilled and knowledgeable spa management team have partnered with one of Hanoi’s leading boutique hotel chain of Elegance Hospitality. La Siesta Spa invite you to enjoy one […]

Another Muslim Terrorist Attack in Paris

Another Muslim Terrorist Attack in Paris

Another Muslim Terrorist Attack in Paris One police officer has been killed and two were seriously injured in a shooting incident in central Paris, the French Interior Ministry has said. President Francois Hollande said the shooting was of “terrorist nature” as Islamic State claimed responsibility. The shooting took place on the central boulevard of Champs […]

Earth Day 2017: Population is the Problem

Earth Day 2017: Population is the Problem

A devastating oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara inspired Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson to create the first Earth Day in 1970. Twenty million Americans participated in events as Nelson and other conservationists noted that “every environmental problem is a population problem.” Since that first Earth Day, the U.S. population has soared from 203 […]

World War III: North Korean Plans to Nuke USA

World War III: North Korean Plans to Nuke USA

World War III: North Korean Plans to Nuke USA World War III moved a step closer today as North Korea directly threatened to attack the USA. “In the case of our super-mighty preemptive strike being launched, it will completely and immediately wipe out not only US imperialists’ invasion forces in South Korea and its surrounding […]

Real Estate Dubai Dubai, One Za’abeel and Deira Enrichment Project

Real Estate Dubai Dubai, One Za’abeel and Deira Enrichment Project

Real Estate Dubai Dubai, One Za’abeel and Deira Enrichment Project Ithra Dubai, a real estate developer and asset manager, announced today that work has commenced on two of its landmark projects in Dubai, One Za’abeel and Deira Enrichment Project. Ithra Dubai is wholly owned by Investment Corporation of Dubai, and was established to develop real […]

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Euro (€) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.09. The projected lower bound is: 1.06. The projected closing price is: 1.08. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During […]

Singapore Dollar (SGD) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Singapore Dollar (SGD) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Singapore Dollar (SGD) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 1.41. The projected lower bound is: 1.38. The projected closing price is: 1.40. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). […]

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 0.76. The projected upper bound is: 0.76. The projected lower bound is: 0.74. The projected closing price is: 0.75. Candlesticks […]

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 4.43. The projected upper bound is: 4.41. The projected lower bound is: 4.38. The projected closing price is: 4.40. Candlesticks […]

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Indonesian Rupiah (IDR) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 13,328.59. The projected upper bound is: 13,370.20. The projected lower bound is: 13,274.68. The projected closing price is: 13,322.44. Candlesticks […]

Thai Baht (THB) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Thai Baht (THB) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Thai Baht (THB) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 34.60. The projected lower bound is: 34.09. The projected closing price is: 34.35. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). […]

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 6.90. The projected lower bound is: 6.86. The projected closing price is: 6.88. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). […]

Japanese Yen (¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Japanese Yen (¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

Japanese Yen (¥) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 111.34. The projected upper bound is: 110.80. The projected lower bound is: 107.68. The projected closing price is: 109.24. Candlesticks […]

British Pound (£) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

British Pound (£) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update

British Pound (£) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Update Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 1.25. The projected upper bound is: 1.31. The projected lower bound is: 1.26. The projected closing price is: 1.28. Momentum […]

Trump Turns Focus to ASEAN

Trump Turns Focus to ASEAN

Trump Turns Focus to ASEAN US President Donald Trump will attend three summits in Asia in November, Vice President Mike Pence said in Jakarta during a visit to the headquarters of Association of Southeast Asian Nations on Thursday. Pence said after meeting the secretary general of Association of Southeast Asian Nations that Trump would attend […]

Trump Takes on China and North Korea

Trump Takes on China and North Korea

Last month while on a trip to Asia, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced that the White House “policy of strategic patience” was over. “We are exploring a new range of diplomatic, security, economic measures,” Tillerson said. “All options are on the table.” In order to get Beijing to cooperate on North Korea, Trump hinted […]

FDI in Dubai

FDI in Dubai

Dubai succeeded in attracting 247 new foreign investment projects, standing third behind London and Singapore in new investment initiatives in 2016, said Fahad Al Gergawi, CEO of Dubai Investment Development Agency, an agency of Dubai Economy. Dubai attracted AED25.5 billion in foreign direct investment, FDI, in 2016. The city also maintained its position among the […]

Aga Khan Studs Well Represented at Inglis Yearling Sales

Aga Khan Studs Well Represented at Inglis Yearling Sales

Aga Khan Studs Well Represented at Inglis Yearling Sales A quintet of yearlings out of beautifully bred Aga Khan Studs broodmares feature in the catalogue for the forthcoming Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale to be held from 4th – 6th April. In a continuation of the joint venture between the Aga Khan Studs and Arrowfield, […]

Al Rayhi Claims Fourth Annual Chengdu Dubai International Cup at Jinma Lake Racecourse

Al Rayhi Claims Fourth Annual Chengdu Dubai International Cup at Jinma Lake Racecourse

Sunday’s fourth running of the Chengdu Dubai International Cup presented by Longines was won by the Ali Rashid Al Rayhi-trained Skygazer under Royston Ffrench, while the meeting’s inaugural jockeys’ challenge went to the international raiders, 28-20. Ffrench, who was claiming his second Chengdu Dubai International Cup after his victory in the same race in 2014, […]

Trump Plans Surprise Attacks on ISIS

Trump Plans Surprise Attacks on ISIS

A representative of Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR) confirmed to Sputnik that “routine” troop deployment announcements will stop under Donald Trump as US forces want the Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorists to be the “first to know about any additional capabilities the Coalition or our partner forces may present them on the battlefield.” The Pentagon […]

Godolphin a Big Winner in Australia

Godolphin a Big Winner in Australia

Godolphin a Big Winner in Australia from J A McGrath at Godolphin It was a fateful day for Godolphin in June 2014, when chief executive John Ferguson announced in Newmarket (UK) that the stable would hand-pick suitable horses internally for export, to be trained by John O’Shea in Australia. The intention was that they would […]

Dubai Trade Volumes on the Rise

Dubai Trade Volumes on the Rise

Dubai’s trade performance has shown steady and sustainable growth over the last five years, with non-oil trade volumes in metric tonnes registering a compound growth rate of 6.1% according to figures from Dubai Customs. Despite a challenging macroeconomic environment which impacted global trade, Dubai’s trade volumes grew a healthy 8.2% in 2016, compared to the […]

Abu Dhabi: Saadiyat Island Turtle Nesting Season

Abu Dhabi: Saadiyat Island Turtle Nesting Season

Abu Dhabi: Saadiyat Island Turtle Nesting Season The Environmental Services team at the Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC), master developer of major tourism, cultural and residential destinations in Abu Dhabi, has concluded preparations on Saadiyat Island for the Hawksbill sea turtle nesting season. The critically endangered turtles are due to begin returning soon, and […]

Travel News: EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI

Travel News: EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI

Travel News: EMIRATES PALACE ABU DHABI A lavishly imagined dream, Emirates Palace offers you a magical location to enjoy the quintessence of award-winning 5-star luxury hospitality and authentic local experiences. From 394 luxurious rooms and suites, to our award-winning culinary cuisine, Emirates Palace is the definition of an unrivaled and Arabian fantasy. Located in the […]

International Forum for the Aftercare of Racehorses (IFAR)

International Forum for the Aftercare of Racehorses (IFAR)

The International Forum for the Aftercare of Racehorses (IFAR) will hold its first conference in Washington, D.C., on May 17 and 18, 2017, coinciding with the Pan American Conference. “This aftercare conference provides horse racing representatives from around the world with the opportunity to discuss the aftercare of our Thoroughbred racehorses,” said James L. Gagliano, […]

Chengdu Dubai International Cup

Chengdu Dubai International Cup

The countdown to Sunday’s fourth annual Chengdu Dubai International Cup has begun and for the first time the meeting will feature a jockeys’ challenge pitting Chinese riders against visiting international jockeys. Members of the Chinese media met Dubai Racing Club horsemen at Jinma lake Racecourse early on Thursday morning as the final preparations were put […]

The Next Big Thing: Industrial Internet of Things

The Next Big Thing: Industrial Internet of Things

Industrial companies are planning to commit approximately $907 million annually to their Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) initiatives, according to a new PwC report launched in coincidence with the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) in Abu Dhabi. The Chief Information Officer’s (CIO’s) role in defining a company’s strategy has become more important than ever, […]

Big Names Caught in Cellos Singapore Share Scandal

Big Names Caught in Cellos Singapore Share Scandal

Big Names Caught in Cellos Singapore Share Scandal Recently the Cellos Board of Directors fired up the printing press, they have openly admited to having issued over 300 million new shares to selected investors, and explained the shareholders who suffered severe dilution and drop in share price that “there was no requirement for the Company […]

UAE Optimistic on Growth

UAE Optimistic on Growth

Business owners of small- and medium-sized enterprises in the UAE remain optimistic about their growth prospects this year, according to a survey conducted by Meed, a business intelligence service provider in the Middle East. ”Of the 138 SMEs that participated in the survey, 74 said they expected to grow their business in 2017 by 10 […]

Dubai World Cup: Godolphin Claims the UAE Derby, Ready for Kentucky Derby

Dubai World Cup: Godolphin Claims the UAE Derby, Ready for Kentucky Derby

Dubai World Cup: Godolphin Claims the UAE Derby, Ready for Kentucky Derby Thunder Snow shot to the lead in Kentucky Derby points yesterday with an impressive win in the UAE Derby It was a battle to the finish for the UAE Derby Sponsored By The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group but in the end […]

2017 Dubai World Cup “Best Horse I’ve Ever Seen” Baffert Says of Arrogate

2017 Dubai World Cup “Best Horse I’ve Ever Seen” Baffert Says of Arrogate

2017 Dubai World Cup “Best Horse I’ve Ever Seen” Baffert Says of Arrogate Arrogate might be the best horse any of us have ever seen. After missing the start and being last in the early stages, the Saudi owned Arrogate (USA) came from last to win in one of the most spectacular performances in the […]

HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein Takes a Look at the Dubai World Cup Contenders

HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein Takes a Look at the Dubai World Cup Contenders

HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein Takes a Look at the Dubai World Cup Contenders “Dubai World Cup Contenders” is the title of the latest in a series of articles penned by HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein, wife of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al […]

Dubai World Cup: Sharp Azteca and the Godolphin Mile

Dubai World Cup: Sharp Azteca and the Godolphin Mile

Dubai World Cup: Sharp Azteca and the Godolphin Mile Ask Jorge Navarro about the left-front foot injury Sharp Azteca (USA) sustained and you will probably be treated to a series of gruesome cell-phone images. There is no recognisable horse anatomy, just an abstract mass of hair and blood. The trainer does not show off these […]

Dubai World Cup: Bentley And Limato Ready To Motor

Dubai World Cup: Bentley And Limato Ready To Motor

Dubai World Cup: Bentley And Limato Ready To Motor Limato attempts to add another big prize to jockey Harry Bentley’s trophy cabinet By Martin Kelly Harry Bentley has been the star turn in Qatar over the last couple of seasons and the youthful Englishman is looking to Limato (IRE) to provide him with a first […]