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CEO of OCI Nassef Sawiris

OCI reports 51% backlog growth to $7.2bn

Orascom Construction Industries (OCI) reported a 51% backlog growth to $7.2bn, and its earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortisation (EBITDA) amounted to $64m in quarter two (Q2) of 2015


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China’s stocks rout evokes global slowdown fears

The more than 8% plunge in the Shanghai Stock Exchange on Monday, 24 August , is the biggest single-day loss Chinese stocks have seen since the peak of the global financial crisis in 2007


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Qantas soars back into profit one year after huge losses

Australian airline Qantas has reported a healthy profit one year after having posted huge losses. It also announced it will take delivery of eight Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. Qantas posted an Aus$557m (US$409m) annual net profit in the year ending 30 June.


Khalaf Ahmad Al-Habtoor

Security is key to the UAE’s freedom

By Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor “The price of freedom is eternal vigilance,” said the 18th century Irish politician John Philpot Curran. I could not agree more, especially when there are so many unscrupulous people abusing their freedom to create violence and anarchy. Sadly, troublemakers and crazies have succeeded in turning parts of the Middle East …


Basel's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah keeps his eye on the ball during the Europa League semi-final match between Chelsea and Basel at Stamford Bridge in London on May 2, 2013 (AFP/File, Adrian Dennis)Basel's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah keeps his eye on the ball during the Europa League semi-final match between Chelsea and Basel at Stamford Bridge in London on May 2, 2013 (AFP/File, Adrian Dennis)

Mohamed Salah’s crisis with Fiorentina

After Salah’s great goals during the Italian League and the Europa League, and after the outstanding rates he recorded with Fiorentina, suddenly crisis erupted.