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Dubai rolls out short selling

LONDON: The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) is set to offer regulated short selling, with seven brokerage firms having already applied for licenses. But experts predict the sector will grow slowly, in line with subdued take-up in Abu Dhabi and Saudi ...

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Arab short films tackle weighty topics at the Dubai International Film Festival

Related Articles DUBAI: The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), which is set to run until Dec. 13, once again brings together a wealth of regional and international filmmaking talent. Aside from the Hollywood and Bollywood blockbusters, DIFF is a place ...

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‘No way to properly’ short bitcoin bubble, expert warns

LONDON: Nassim Nicholas Taleb, an academic and expert on the derivatives market, has tweeted a warning about using future contracts to hedge the rising price of bitcoin.In a Tweet dated Dec. 9, he said: “… there is NO way to ...

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Short of time to form coalition, German parties still apart on migration

BERLIN (Reuters) – German parties meet on Wednesday on the hot issue of immigration with sides divided on whether to limit migrant numbers and with only one day left to conclude exploratory talks for forming a new coalition government. Angela ...

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In Vietnam, Trump blasts critics on Russia as ‘haters and fools’ and appears to call North Korean leader ‘short and fat’

President Trump greeted Russian President Vladimir Putin as they posed for a group photo ahead of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Danang, Vietnam, on Friday. (AFP/ Vietnam News Agency /Getty Images) HANOI — President Trump on Sunday appeared to ridicule North Korean ...

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Catalonia stops short of formal independence declaration to allow talks

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Catalonia’s leader stepped back from a formal declaration of independence from Spain on Tuesday, claiming a mandate to launch secession but saying he would delay doing so to allow time for talks with Madrid on the region’s ...

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Dutch tourist group cuts South Africa visit short after armed bus robbery

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – A group of 36 Dutch tourists were flying out of South Africa on Tuesday after they were robbed at gunpoint on Sunday in a brazen heist while traveling from Johannesburg’s main international airport to their hotel, officials ...

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