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Abid Ali

Business Editor

Abid Ali has more than a decade of experience covering global business.

Before joining Al Jazeera as business editor in 2008, he edited and copyedited business news at CNN - both on air and online. He has also covered markets and big industry as a reporter for Bloomberg News.

Latest posts

<div>Creditors will be praying&nbsp;they get something back from their investments and will go along with the Dubai&rsquo;s request for a standstill on debt repayment.&nbsp;But as&nbsp;prices decline more than 50 percent,&nbsp;prospects are bleak.</div>

Last Modified: 27 Nov 2009 13:14

<p>General Motors' decision to abandon the sale of its European business Opel should come as no surprise. It would appear that GM and German Chancellor Angela Merkel are the winners in this chess game.</p>

Last Modified: 4 Nov 2009 10:01

<p>Nasa&rsquo;s plans to send men back to the moon &ldquo;appears to be on a unsustainable trajectory&rdquo;. The cost of the Constellation programme has soared to $44bn from the original $28bn.</p>

Last Modified: 28 Oct 2009 14:49