To celebrate HM Sultan Qaboos’ 40 years on the Omani throne, there was a grand equestrian gala on 1 January. Photography by Henry Dallal
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UBS reported a 7 per cent quarter-on-quarter rise in pre-tax profit at its wealth management arm in the three months to 31 March, reaching a figure of SFr645 million (around $729 million), boosted by higher operating income, the Swiss bank said today
Looking at our panorama of the Middle East and North Africa in this issue, it may appear that you are peering not through a tightly-focused telescope but an ever-changing kaleidoscope.
The word on everyone’s lips these days is ’philanthropy’: as fast as people used to want to make money, so do they now want to give it away.