Dubai Airport to become the world’s second largest international airport from November

A CAPA analysis of forward schedule data has revealed Dubai International Airport (DIA) will take the spot of the world’s second busiest international airport from Nov-2011, leap-frogging Frankfurt, Hong Kong and Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG). Dubai is currently the… Continue reading

Dubai private equity firm Abraaj acquires North Africa business from France’s Amundi

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Mideast investment firm Abraaj Capital says it has bought French asset manager Amundi’s private equity business in North Africa. The Dubai-based private equity house said Sunday the deal includes assuming control of Amundi’s offices in… Continue reading