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Gulf News
Abu Dhabi committee reviews strategic plansExecutive Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council reviews strategic plans of l
Abu Dhabi committee reviews strategic plans
Gulf News / Posted 2 hours ago
Executive Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council reviews strategic plans of local government entities Abu Dhabi: The Executive Committee of Abu Dhabi Executive Council has reviewed strategic plans of those government entities aligned with the Abu... Read more
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Starmometer
Dubai in 7 Days: Burj Khalifa, Wild Wadi, Miracle Garden, Palm Jumeirah, and More!Since I’ve seen the John Lloyd Cruz movie “Dubai” in 2005, I included this exci
Dubai in 7 Days: Burj Khalifa, Wild Wadi, Miracle Garden, Palm Jumeirah, and More!
Starmometer / Posted 6 hours ago
Since I’ve seen the John Lloyd Cruz movie “Dubai” in 2005, I included this exciting destination in my travel bucket list. This year, that dream became a reality. Considered as the global city and business hub of the middle east, Dubai is one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Lists Buhari's '75 Achievements' After First Year in OfficeThe presidency has released President Muhammadu Buhari's "achievements" in the
Presidency Lists Buhari's '75 Achievements' After First Year in Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The presidency has released President Muhammadu Buhari's "achievements" in the last 12 months, ahead of tomorrow's (Sunday) marking of the administration's first year in office. The list as published by the News Agency of Nigeria contains the... Read more
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Business Insider
This is the 'reckoning point' for a bunch of oil producersBoth West Texas Intermediate and Brent crude are currently around $49 per barre
This is the 'reckoning point' for a bunch of oil producers
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Both West Texas Intermediate and Brent crude are currently around $49 per barrel, well above their lows below $30 per barrel earlier this year. However, that doesn't mean that everything is going well for all of the oil producers. Quite the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
For Cirque, Disney and others, does standing up for LGBT rights require ethical acrobatics?When Cirque du Soleil recently announced that it would join a boycott of North
For Cirque, Disney and others, does standing up for LGBT rights require ethical acrobatics?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
When Cirque du Soleil recently announced that it would join a boycott of North Carolina over the state’s controversial transgender bathroom law, the company received effusive praise from activists on social media. But it also attracted criticism... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBI exploring longer tenure gold loansThe central bank has already held two separate meetings on this issue with jewe
RBI exploring longer tenure gold loans
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The central bank has already held two separate meetings on this issue with jewelers and banks active in gold loans The Reserve Bank of India is exploring whether the gold loan tenure which is 180 days maximum at... Read more
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Zawya
GCC countries lag in institutional strength to push through reformsreforms Thursday, May 26, 2016 Dubai: All GCC countries have initiated a numb
GCC countries lag in institutional strength to push through reforms
Zawya / Posted 2 days ago
reforms Thursday, May 26, 2016 Dubai: All GCC countries have initiated a number of economic and fiscal reforms to counter the impact of decline in oil prices on public finances; however the effectiveness of these reforms will depend on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riya
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, then Crown Prince Abdullah argued that youth unemployment was the kingdom's biggest challenge. Fast-forward 13 years, and the problem remains a pressing... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riya
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, then Crown Prince Abdullah argued that youth unemployment was the kingdom's biggest challenge. Fast-forward 13 years, and the problem remains a pressing... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riya
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, then Crown Prince Abdullah argued that youth unemployment was the kingdom's biggest challenge. Fast-forward 13 years, and the problem remains a pressing... Read more
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Business Insider
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riya
This is Saudi Arabia's 'Achilles' heel'
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
In the aftermath of the 2003 terrorist attacks carried out by nationals in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, then Crown Prince Abdullah argued that youth unemployment was the kingdom's biggest challenge. Fast-forward 13 years, and the problem remains a pressing... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Legitimising the coup?One mechanism the United Nations has to help parts of the world in crisis is to
Legitimising the coup?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
One mechanism the United Nations has to help parts of the world in crisis is to send a special envoy to deal with the various challenges. Jamal Benomar was chosen in 2011 to help promote a democratic transition in Yemen after the Arab Spring. He is a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Hunger is no game!Most people like to eat, and eating makes them feel good. Originally a basic ne
Hunger is no game!
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Most people like to eat, and eating makes them feel good. Originally a basic need, food has now become an important part of our lifestyle. Though most of us enjoy the luxury of having four meals per day, many struggle to get even a single meal.... Read more
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Evening Standard
Broad backs Moeen Ali to star as England consider top-six returnStokes’s absence means either Chris Woakes — the favourite — or Jake Ball will
Broad backs Moeen Ali to star as England consider top-six return
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Stokes’s absence means either Chris Woakes — the favourite — or Jake Ball will come into the XI tomorrow, meaning a reshuffle in the batting order. It was thought originally that Jonny Bairstow would move from No7 to No6 and Moeen from No8 to No7 —... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Love Brewed in Barsand partying. Agnes Akello Muhame was born and raised in Bukedea District. She
A Love Brewed in Bars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and partying. Agnes Akello Muhame was born and raised in Bukedea District. She is a statistician and economist working in the Research Function of Bank of Uganda. She is married to Giles Muhame, the director of ChimpReports, an online media... Read more
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CNET
Dubai unveils world's first 3D-printed office buildingThe use of 3D printing in architecture is still small as logistics are being ir
Dubai unveils world's first 3D-printed office building
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
The use of 3D printing in architecture is still small as logistics are being ironed out, but a new proof of concept has just been unveiled. The 250-square-metre space (2,700 square foot) is what Dubai's Museum of the Future project is calling the... Read more
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Breitbart
Afghanistan: Taliban Birthplace Bans Broadcast of Songs by WomenLocal officials in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar, long considered to
Afghanistan: Taliban Birthplace Bans Broadcast of Songs by Women
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Local officials in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar, long considered to be the birthplace of the Taliban, have reportedly banned radio stations from airing songs performed by women, according to various media outlets in the region. The... Read more
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Zawya
Dubai still remains the go-to place for brandsRetailDubai still remains the go-to place for brands Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Dubai: T
Dubai still remains the go-to place for brandsRetail
Zawya / Posted 4 days ago
Dubai still remains the go-to place for brands Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Dubai: The flavour of Dubai’s high-street offerings is changing... literally. Global F&B brands are giving their retail peers a run for their money in picking up prime locations... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Buy Gold As “Extremely Low-Risk Asset” – Rogoff Advice To Creditor NationsBuy gold as it is an “extremely low-risk asset” is the advice of Professor Kenn
Buy Gold As “Extremely Low-Risk Asset” – Rogoff Advice To Creditor Nations
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
Buy gold as it is an “extremely low-risk asset” is the advice of Professor Kenneth Rogoff to emerging market, creditor nation central banks including the People’s Bank of China (PBOC). Rogoff believes that there is a good case to be made that... Read more
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Hospitality Net
YOTEL Breaks Ground on First Hotel in Dubai, UAE YOTEL, an affiliate company of Kuwait-listed IFA Hotels & Resorts KSCC, broke
YOTEL Breaks Ground on First Hotel in Dubai, UAE
Hospitality Net / Posted 6 days ago
YOTEL, an affiliate company of Kuwait-listed IFA Hotels & Resorts KSCC, broke ground last week on their first property in the Middle East, expected to open in 2018. This follows the technology-focused... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Acropolis Aviation appoints Marshall as prime MRO provider for its Airbus ACJof Europe’s leading luxury air charter companies, announced today that it has c
Acropolis Aviation appoints Marshall as prime MRO provider for its Airbus ACJ
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
of Europe’s leading luxury air charter companies, announced today that it has contracted Marshall Civil Aerospace, part of the Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, as its prime maintenance contractor. It is Marshall Civil Aerospace’s first ACJ... Read more
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The Irish Times
Accelerator programmes help start-ups race to successBonzaQuote and Countr have something in common: all beat stiff competition to w
Accelerator programmes help start-ups race to success
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
BonzaQuote and Countr have something in common: all beat stiff competition to win places on high-profile accelerators in the US and the Netherlands. Accelerator incubation programmes are still in their infancy. The original of the species,... Read more
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International Business Times
OpIcarus: Anonymous hacker reveals inspiration behind latest operation and evolution of hacktivism has made waves with its varied cyberattack campaigns, with targets ranging from
OpIcarus: Anonymous hacker reveals inspiration behind latest operation and evolution of hacktivism
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
has made waves with its varied cyberattack campaigns, with targets ranging from militant outfits to banking institutions. The collective's recent operation dubbed OpIcarus, which is aimed at taking down websites of international banks with DDoS... Read more
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Zawya
UAE a thriving hub for entrepreneurs: study Sunday, May 22, 2016 The UAE continues to serve as a hub for business innova
UAE a thriving hub for entrepreneurs: study
Zawya / Posted 6 days ago
Sunday, May 22, 2016 The UAE continues to serve as a hub for business innovation with a new study showing that the number of LinkedIn members noting entrepreneurship as their core job function nearly... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rainbow Nation can be a lesson for PalestiniansAuthority President Mahmoud Abbas is to meet President Jacob Zuma in Cape Town
Rainbow Nation can be a lesson for Palestinians
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is to meet President Jacob Zuma in Cape Town this week, writes Peter Fabricius. What is the real purpose of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s visit to South Africa this week to meet President Jacob... Read more
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heraldscotland
SNP's Mhairi Black on what life is really like at WestminsterWithin 24 hours, she was on the front of most newspapers in the UK. Within 48,
SNP's Mhairi Black on what life is really like at Westminster
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
Within 24 hours, she was on the front of most newspapers in the UK. Within 48, Black’s face was splashed on news bulletins and newspapers all over the world, from the US to the UAE, Switzerland to Swaziland. Still a student at Glasgow University at... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Japanese-trained Lani shaking things up at PreaknessJust after 5 a.m. Friday, with the sun not yet up and the other horses not yet
Japanese-trained Lani shaking things up at Preakness
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Just after 5 a.m. Friday, with the sun not yet up and the other horses not yet out of their barns, one of Preakness Week's biggest spectacles was all by himself. He rested inside an isolation barn, with a green tarp curtaining him from the outside... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Is Trump's politics killing his hotel business?It’s becoming increasingly difficult to remember that Donald Trump was in fact
Is Trump's politics killing his hotel business?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
It’s becoming increasingly difficult to remember that Donald Trump was in fact of woman born in the 1940s and has since enjoyed a full life of love, laughter and gainful employment, and wasn't, as some seem to presume, sent to us in 69-year-old,... Read more
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Philly.com
Doctors test new device for uterine fibroidsWhen Kelly Hidleburg's confounding case of anemia was traced to heavy bleeding
Doctors test new device for uterine fibroids
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
When Kelly Hidleburg's confounding case of anemia was traced to heavy bleeding due to uterine fibroids, she faced the same tough choice that confronts thousands of American women every year. She could have her uterus or just the fibroids surgically... Read more
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International Business Times
Indian fashion designer celebrates transgender models in new sari campaign has gained worldwide attention after founder Sharmila Nair cast transgender mod
Indian fashion designer celebrates transgender models in new sari campaign
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
has gained worldwide attention after founder Sharmila Nair cast transgender models in her latest sari collection campaign. The designer shot the images for her most recent sari collection called Mazhavi (rainbow in Malayalam) which uses all of the... Read more
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asianage
Credo for an ancient kadaiand turns it into a Kopper Kadai Celebrity chef, TV host, cookbook author and
Credo for an ancient kadai
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
and turns it into a Kopper Kadai Celebrity chef, TV host, cookbook author and multitasker, Chef Akshay Nayyar is a whiz in the kitchen, but what’s most heartening is his aspiration to celebrate authentic Indian cuisine. In the country to open his... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Andrew Strauss all set to popularise TestsLeeds: England and Wales Cricket Board director Andrew Strauss said the sport c
Andrew Strauss all set to popularise Tests
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Leeds: England and Wales Cricket Board director Andrew Strauss said the sport could not afford to have its "head stuck in the sand" as he confirmed a new multi-format 'Super Series' will be in place for England's home series against Sri Lanka and... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and PakistanAn inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sr
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan
Kingston Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board director... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and PakistanAn inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sr
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board director... Read more
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Gazette
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and PakistanAn inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sr
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan
Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board director... Read more
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guardian-series
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and PakistanAn inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sr
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan
guardian-series / Posted 10 days ago
An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board director... Read more
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Harrow Times
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and PakistanAn inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sr
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan
Harrow Times / Posted 10 days ago
An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board director... Read more
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ESPN
Nyquist looks solid in Sunday gallopBALTIMORE -- Kentucky Oaks runner-up Land Over Sea and Kentucky Derby winner Ny
Nyquist looks solid in Sunday gallop
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
BALTIMORE -- Kentucky Oaks runner-up Land Over Sea and Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will be solid favorites in their respective legs of the Black-Eyed Susan/Preakness daily double this weekend at Pimlico. On Sunday morning, trainer Doug O'Neill let... Read more
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Super Sport
'Super Series can develop game' England and Wales Cricket Board director Andrew Strauss said the sport could
'Super Series can develop game'
Super Sport / Posted 10 days ago
England and Wales Cricket Board director Andrew Strauss said the sport could not afford to have its "head stuck in the sand" as he confirmed a new multi-format 'Super Series' will be in place for England's home series... Read more
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give me sport
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and PakistanNews An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take
Andrew Strauss reveals England Super Series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan
give me sport / Posted 10 days ago
News An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board... Read more
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Evening Standard
England plan Super Series format for Sri Lanka and Pakistan fixturesAn inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sr
England plan Super Series format for Sri Lanka and Pakistan fixtures
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
An inaugural cross-format Super Series will be at stake when England take on Sri Lanka and Pakistan this summer. On the eve of the first Investec Test against Sri Lanka, starting at Headingley on Thursday, England and Wales Cricket Board director... Read more
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Horse and Hound
10 polo players to watch this summerReigning world number one for two decades, Cambiaso burst onto Argentina’s polo
10 polo players to watch this summer
Horse and Hound / Posted 11 days ago
Reigning world number one for two decades, Cambiaso burst onto Argentina’s polo scene as a teenager, and proceeded to lift the sport to new heights. Having held a 10-goal handicap since the age of 19 — becoming theyoungest ever to achieve the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dubai Opens Door for Ethiopia in SomalilandThe global giant in port operations takes a 30-year lease on Port of Berbera D
Dubai Opens Door for Ethiopia in Somaliland
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The global giant in port operations takes a 30-year lease on Port of Berbera DP World's landmark deal with authorities in Somaliland to jointly develop the Port of Berbera is a welcome development for Ethiopia, according to a senior Ethiopian... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Empowering mobile health: an interview with Dr Rich Khatib and Dan Vahdatinformation to mobile devices? Medopad is a mobile health technology company.
Empowering mobile health: an interview with Dr Rich Khatib and Dan Vahdat
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
information to mobile devices? Medopad is a mobile health technology company. We focus on developing software within the mobile health industry. Mobile health, from our perspective, is an industry that really was invented with the iPad. Our... Read more
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Zawya
Eros expands brand portfolio to achieve Dh5b in revenueRetailretailer Eros Group is expanding its brand portfolio in a bid to achieve its ta
Eros expands brand portfolio to achieve Dh5b in revenueRetail
Zawya / Posted 11 days ago
retailer Eros Group is expanding its brand portfolio in a bid to achieve its target of Dh5 billion in revenues this year. The company reached Dh4.5 billion last year and sees a flat consumer electronics market this year due to a fall in tourists... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
England's enjoyment helps Vince settle inA new season will start with at least one new face in England's Test line-up as
England's enjoyment helps Vince settle in
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 12 days ago
A new season will start with at least one new face in England's Test line-up as they aim to iron out a few areas of concern and live up to their billing as strong favourites As James Vince hosted his first press conference as a Test player - he is,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Weapons Headed To Libya: Hillary's Interventionist Disaster Continues To Spiral Out Of Controlstandards. Libya has not only failed to evolve into a democracy; it has devolve
Weapons Headed To Libya: Hillary's Interventionist Disaster Continues To Spiral Out Of Control
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
standards. Libya has not only failed to evolve into a democracy; it has devolved into a failed state. Violent deaths and other human rights abuses have increased severalfold. Rather than helping the United States combat terrorism, as Qaddafi did... Read more
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The Economic Times
StayWell Hospitality to open 5 hotels in India this yearCurrently, the group has three operational hotels in India and is planning to o
StayWell Hospitality to open 5 hotels in India this year
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
Currently, the group has three operational hotels in India and is planning to open five new hotels at Hyderabad, Goa, Jodhpur, Mumbai and Greater Noida. "We plan to do five hotel openings in India this year. The hotels will be under both of our... Read more
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Zawya
Gulf reforms to boost M&A, private equity dealsFinancial ServicesM&A, private equity deals Monday, May 16, 2016 Dubai: Massive economic reform
Gulf reforms to boost M&A, private equity dealsFinancial Services
Zawya / Posted 12 days ago
M&A, private equity deals Monday, May 16, 2016 Dubai: Massive economic reforms targeted at economic diversification and the increased participation of the private sector across the Gulf region are expected to boost mergers & acquisitions (M&A)... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Smartworld's expertise set to expand in Gulf2008, Smartworld works closely with government entities, telecommunication oper
Smartworld's expertise set to expand in Gulf
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
2008, Smartworld works closely with government entities, telecommunication operators, SMEs and large enterprises delivering them unique value using its state-of-the-art next-generation infrastructure, efficient processes and a top-notch team. "We... Read more
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