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Swissinfo
Turkey delivers aid across border as Syrian forces step up Aleppo assaultto tens of thousands of people fleeing an escalating government assault on Alep
Turkey delivers aid across border as Syrian forces step up Aleppo assault
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
to tens of thousands of people fleeing an escalating government assault on Aleppo, as air strikes targeted villages on the road north to the Turkish border. Russian and Syrian forces intensified their campaign on rebel-held areas around Aleppo... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey delivers aid across border as Syrian forces step up Aleppo assaultto tens of thousands of people fleeing an escalating government assault on Alep
Turkey delivers aid across border as Syrian forces step up Aleppo assault
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
to tens of thousands of people fleeing an escalating government assault on Aleppo, as air strikes targeted villages on the road north to the Turkish border. Russian and Syrian forces intensified their campaign on rebel-held areas around Aleppo... Read more
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Daily Star
Mile-high skyscraper to DOUBLE height of world's tallest buildingMILE HIGH CLUB: The 1,700-metre Sky Mile Tower will be built in Japan Japan is
Mile-high skyscraper to DOUBLE height of world's tallest building
Daily Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MILE HIGH CLUB: The 1,700-metre Sky Mile Tower will be built in Japan Japan is planning to build a futuristic hexagonal super-structure called the Sky Mile Tower in a new "mega city" dubbed "Next Tokyo". Sky Mile Tower will stand at 1,700m – more... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey delivers aid across border as Syrian forces step up Aleppo assaultto tens of thousands of people fleeing an escalating government assault on Alep
Turkey delivers aid across border as Syrian forces step up Aleppo assault
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
to tens of thousands of people fleeing an escalating government assault on Aleppo, as air strikes targeted villages on the road north to the Turkish border. Russian and Syrian forces intensified their campaign on rebel-held areas around Aleppo... Read more
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Sunday Observer
The return of Emil KanthanThe former LTTE fugitive facing a plethora of charges is expected to arrive in
The return of Emil Kanthan
Sunday Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
The former LTTE fugitive facing a plethora of charges is expected to arrive in SL after February 11: by Manjula Fernando Emil Kanthan with Namal Rajapaksa There was commotion in the newsroom on Wednesday afternoon when rumours spread that Emil... Read more
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The Star
Taking the fight to IS onlinemessages need to have substance and relevance, say experts. “AVOID conversatio
Taking the fight to IS online
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
messages need to have substance and relevance, say experts. “AVOID conversations with unknown people on Telegram.” “Don’t open links unless you know the source.” Wise advice from Malaysian authorities to keep our young people safe from militant... Read more
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Business Insider
An Arab billionaire shares his explosive views on Obama, Iran, ISIS, and what falling oil prices will do to the Middle EastLast year, the investor agreed to answer our questions, but only if we redacted
An Arab billionaire shares his explosive views on Obama, Iran, ISIS, and what falling oil prices will do to the Middle East
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Last year, the investor agreed to answer our questions, but only if we redacted his name and only refer to him as an "Arab" investor and billionaire. We went with the same set up this year so we could get the most honest outlook on what's happening... Read more
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Zawya
Summit in Dubai to 'shape future of governments' WAM - Dubai: The fourth edition of the World Government Summit, themed 'Shapi
Summit in Dubai to 'shape future of governments'
Zawya / Posted yesterday
WAM - Dubai: The fourth edition of the World Government Summit, themed 'Shaping Future Governments', under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime... Read more
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Khaleej Times
In the frameThe work of renowned Peruvian photographer Mario Testino will be exhibited for
In the frame
Khaleej Times / Posted yesterday
The work of renowned Peruvian photographer Mario Testino will be exhibited for the first time in the Middle East this Spring in a collaboration with UAE based GINZA Fashion and curated by Simon and Michaela de Pury, of de Pury de Pury. Housed in a... Read more
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The Washington Times
LARK GOULD: Airline travel secret: free stopoversOne super secret of flying these days, as noted in a recent issue of Business T
LARK GOULD: Airline travel secret: free stopovers
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
One super secret of flying these days, as noted in a recent issue of Business Traveler, is the free stopover. Those are the cities between Point A and Point B where you can actually get out of the plane and even out of the airport without suffering a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawal - Nigerian Airlines Need Consolidation to Benefit From Economies of ScaleChairman of Ashton and Dave Limited, a travel agency, Abiola Lawal, in this int
Lawal - Nigerian Airlines Need Consolidation to Benefit From Economies of Scale
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Chairman of Ashton and Dave Limited, a travel agency, Abiola Lawal, in this interview with Chinedu Eze, evaluates the potential of the air travel market in Nigeria, positing that the country has to brace up to fully exploit and benefit from the huge... Read more
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Khaleej Times
The ultimate firefighter challengeGot what it takes to be a firefighter? Here's your chance to put your money whe
The ultimate firefighter challenge
Khaleej Times / Posted 2 days ago
Got what it takes to be a firefighter? Here's your chance to put your money where your mettle is! The UAE World Firefighter Challenge 2016, organised by the Ministry of Interior and 911 Challenge event management, is opening its doors to the public... Read more
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Daily Mail
Will you help rebuild our country? Syrian refugee pleads with leadersJohn Kerry warns the Russians to stop bombing civilians in Syria as a conferenc
Will you help rebuild our country? Syrian refugee pleads with leaders
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
John Kerry warns the Russians to stop bombing civilians in Syria as a conference in London raises more than £7BILLION for refugees displaced by the fighting Talks with UK Foreign Secretary happened on the fringe of London summit Prime Minister... Read more
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Daily Star
Saudi Arabia EXPOSED: Sex, drugs and booze in Islamic KingdomUNCOVERED: A Saudi woman in traditional dress, a couple at the beach and a man
Saudi Arabia EXPOSED: Sex, drugs and booze in Islamic Kingdom
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
UNCOVERED: A Saudi woman in traditional dress, a couple at the beach and a man smuggling booze Booze is outlawed, men are banned from mixing with the opposite sex and women are forced to cover themselves from head to toe in public in the Muslim... Read more
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soccernews
Atletico trio linked with China switchstriker Jackson Martinez made a big money move to Asia few days ago, with Fredy
Atletico trio linked with China switch
soccernews / Posted 3 days ago
striker Jackson Martinez made a big money move to Asia few days ago, with Fredy Guarin, Gervinho and Ramires the other high-profile footballers to have made the same switch this winter. And it appears that the Atletico Madrid trio... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Amazing experience: KhurramAfter having stood like a Colossus in UAE cricket for more than two decades, Kh
Amazing experience: Khurram
Khaleej Times / Posted 4 days ago
After having stood like a Colossus in UAE cricket for more than two decades, Khurram Khan is now happy to be sharing a dressing room with global superstars in MCL. The 44-year-old player is a member of the Sagittarius Strikers. Led by the peerless... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
SA and England target short-form gainsEoin Morgan and AB de Villiers with the one-day trophy February 3, 2016 Start
SA and England target short-form gains
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 days ago
Eoin Morgan and AB de Villiers with the one-day trophy February 3, 2016 Start time 1330 local (1130 GMT) In an act of typically perverse scheduling, the limited-overs leg of England's tour of South Africa includes five ODIs and just two T20Is,... Read more
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Zawya
Lulu Group to invest Dh1.1b on 11 hypermarkets in GCCRetailLulu Group to invest Dh1.1b on 11 hypermarkets in GCC Monday, Feb 01, 2016 Ab
Lulu Group to invest Dh1.1b on 11 hypermarkets in GCCRetail
Zawya / Posted 5 days ago
Lulu Group to invest Dh1.1b on 11 hypermarkets in GCC Monday, Feb 01, 2016 Abu Dhabi: Lulu Group, the Abu Dhabi-based retail chain, said it plans to invest Dh1.1 billion on opening 11 new hypermarkets across the GCC this year — three of which will... Read more
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Zawya
Mohammad unveils Dh1b libraryUAElibrary Monday, Feb 01, 2016 Dubai: Dubai will build a Dh1 billion library wh
Mohammad unveils Dh1b libraryUAE
Zawya / Posted 5 days ago
library Monday, Feb 01, 2016 Dubai: Dubai will build a Dh1 billion library which will house millions of books and will be the largest cultural centre in the region, it was announced on Monday. The Mohammad Bin Rashid Library will benefit 42... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE takes responsibility to stand with allies very seriously: Yousuf Al Otaiba‘Ours is an Islam that empowers women, embraces others, encourages innovation a
UAE takes responsibility to stand with allies very seriously: Yousuf Al Otaiba
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
‘Ours is an Islam that empowers women, embraces others, encourages innovation and welcomes global engagement’ ABU DHABI: Yousuf Al Otaiba, UAE Ambassador to the US, has made a speech at the Washington DC based Center for Strategic and International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oracle to Open a New Cloud Data Centre in Abu DhabiOracle announced its intent to open a new Cloud data center in Abu Dhabi. The n
Oracle to Open a New Cloud Data Centre in Abu Dhabi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Oracle announced its intent to open a new Cloud data center in Abu Dhabi. The new Abu Dhabi data center will enable Oracle to better deliver high performance Cloud computing services to customers throughout the UAE and to keep pace with growing... Read more
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Zawya
Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum ranks 4th in annual global ranking of World Leaders on TwitterUAEon Twitter Washington/Dubai - His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Makto
Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum ranks 4th in annual global ranking of World Leaders on TwitterUAE
Zawya / Posted 6 days ago
on Twitter Washington/Dubai - His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, jumped two positions to rank as the fourth most popular global leader last year, according to the... Read more
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Zawya
Majid Al Futtaim reports resilient growth on the back of mall expansions and new developments in 2015UAEMajid Al Futtaim reports resilient growth on the back of mall expansions and ne
Majid Al Futtaim reports resilient growth on the back of mall expansions and new developments in 2015UAE
Zawya / Posted 6 days ago
Majid Al Futtaim reports resilient growth on the back of mall expansions and new developments in 2015 In This Article Note: The following information is a trading statement based on unaudited management accounts for Full Year ended 31 December... Read more
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Zawya
Al Habtoor Group Acquires Hilton Hotel Wembley in International Expansion PlanUAEHilton Hotel Wembley in International Expansion Plan In This Article Khalaf A
Al Habtoor Group Acquires Hilton Hotel Wembley in International Expansion PlanUAE
Zawya / Posted 6 days ago
Hilton Hotel Wembley in International Expansion Plan In This Article Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor said, "I am delighted with the addition of the Hilton London Wembley. I have been looking at the London market for some time. The hotel is in an ideal... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle cool on Cheick Tiote's future but player could still leave after 11pm deadline todayThe Ivory Coast international still wants a move to the Chinese Premier League,
Newcastle cool on Cheick Tiote's future but player could still leave after 11pm deadline today
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
The Ivory Coast international still wants a move to the Chinese Premier League, despite seeing a move to Shanghai Greenland Shenhua fall through earlier this month. And with Newcastle focusing on trying to bring in a striker and a left-back on... Read more
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Khaleej Times
How singer Balqees Fathi makes a difference to societyEmirati-Yemeni�singer Balqees Fathi is one of the Arab world's biggest names in
How singer Balqees Fathi makes a difference to society
Khaleej Times / Posted 6 days ago
Emirati-Yemeni�singer Balqees Fathi is one of the Arab world's biggest names in music. Since entering the limelight over ten years ago, following in her composer father Ahmed Fathi's footsteps, the artist has put together an impressive collection of... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Heirs and (His) GraceA firm favourite�in Dubai's social calendar, the eighth Royal Salute UAE Nation
Heirs and (His) Grace
Khaleej Times / Posted 6 days ago
A firm favourite�in Dubai's social calendar, the eighth Royal Salute UAE Nations Cup culminated its weeklong tournament on Friday at an unusually chilly Per Aquum Desert Palm Resort. As the clouds, wind and unseasonably brisk temperatures rolled in... Read more
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International Business Times
Emirates launches world's longest regular non-stop flight from Dubai to Panama Dubai-based Emirates have announced it will begin operating the world's longest
Emirates launches world's longest regular non-stop flight from Dubai to Panama
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
Dubai-based Emirates have announced it will begin operating the world's longest non-stop regular flight path. The daily direct service from Dubai, in the UAE, and Panama City, on the Pacific Coast of Central America is set to begin on 1 February,... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
'Before a game started, my job was to look for bombs'started, my job was to look for bombs' An Afghan and an Australian talk about
'Before a game started, my job was to look for bombs'
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 8 days ago
started, my job was to look for bombs' An Afghan and an Australian talk about moving to United States and rediscovering their love for cricket there Subash Jayaraman: The guests today are Edward Fox, who is an Aussie who moved to the US 24... Read more
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BBC News
How has Rouhani's Europe visit been perceived in Iran?visit been perceived in Iran? - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation
How has Rouhani's Europe visit been perceived in Iran?
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
visit been perceived in Iran? - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America How has Rouhani's Europe visit been perceived in... Read more
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Zawya
Al Futtaim in joint venture to launch RobinsonsRetailAl Futtaim in joint venture to launch Robinsons Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 Dubai:
Al Futtaim in joint venture to launch RobinsonsRetail
Zawya / Posted 9 days ago
Al Futtaim in joint venture to launch Robinsons Thursday, Jan 28, 2016 Dubai: Two UAE based retail groups have come together to launch the first Robinsons fashion department store in the region. The first of the Singapore-based brand will open in... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Improving Egypt-Turkey relations?“In spite of the good diplomatic intentions, the rift between Cairo and Ankara
Improving Egypt-Turkey relations?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
“In spite of the good diplomatic intentions, the rift between Cairo and Ankara is just too wide,” Al-Sayed Amin Shalaby, director of the Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs, told Al-Ahram Weekly recently. “To be fair, Egypt did not play any role in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Crude Oil Price Nears 17-Year Low As Senators, Reps Prepare to Discuss BudgetCrude oil price slipped further closer to a 17-year low on Thursday as members
Crude Oil Price Nears 17-Year Low As Senators, Reps Prepare to Discuss Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Crude oil price slipped further closer to a 17-year low on Thursday as members of the National Assembly prepared to open debate on the 2016 federal budget, amid reports the document was missing. The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries'... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Meliá Hotels International extends its presence in Qatar with the new Innside DohaIt will be the third hotel for the company in the country, along with the Meliá
Meliá Hotels International extends its presence in Qatar with the new Innside Doha
Hospitality Net / Posted 10 days ago
It will be the third hotel for the company in the country, along with the Meliá Doha and future ME Doha Meliá Hotels International has made further progress in its... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lovisa slumps 40pc on bleak outlookLovisa chief executive Shane Fallscheer. The company's shares slid as much as 4
Lovisa slumps 40pc on bleak outlook
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
Lovisa chief executive Shane Fallscheer. The company's shares slid as much as 40 per cent on Thursday. Photo: Anu Kumar The glitter has come off budget jewellery retailer Lovisa, which was floated by Brett Blundy's BB Retail Capital 14 months... Read more
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Hospitality Net
A masterpiece of innovation - another first for the world's most luxurious hotel Burj Al Arab Jumeirah Burj Al Arab Jumeirah pushes the boundaries of innovation with its revolutiona
A masterpiece of innovation - another first for the world's most luxurious hotel Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
Hospitality Net / Posted 11 days ago
Burj Al Arab Jumeirah pushes the boundaries of innovation with its revolutionary island leisure concept – to be delivered by ship from Finland A... Read more
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Evening Standard
‘New centre will speed up discovery of cures for childhood diseases'The world’s first centre dedicated to research into rare childhood diseases is
‘New centre will speed up discovery of cures for childhood diseases'
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
The world’s first centre dedicated to research into rare childhood diseases is to open in London after a record donation to Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity. The family of the founder of the United Arab Emirates gave the charity £60... Read more
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Zawya
World’s largest wellness centre to open in DubaiHealthcareWorld’s largest wellness centre to open in Dubai In This Article Monday, Jan
World’s largest wellness centre to open in DubaiHealthcare
Zawya / Posted 12 days ago
World’s largest wellness centre to open in Dubai In This Article Monday, Jan 25, 2016 Dubai: Shaikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, inaugurated the 41st edition of Arab Health Exhibition and... Read more
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Hospitality Net
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to Debut on Dubai's Palm JumeirahScheduled to open in 2018, The St. Regis Dubai, The Palm will Feature a 360-Deg
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to Debut on Dubai's Palm Jumeirah
Hospitality Net / Posted 13 days ago
Scheduled to open in 2018, The St. Regis Dubai, The Palm will Feature a 360-Degree Infinity Swimming Pool on the 50th Floor with Panoramic Views of the Gulf St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Looters' Dubai Haven Slams ShutCrooked Nigerian public officials and crooked businessmen searching all over th
Looters' Dubai Haven Slams Shut
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Crooked Nigerian public officials and crooked businessmen searching all over the world for safe havens where they can launder stolen wealth and escape from their homeland's laws suffered a major setback last week when their most prominent hideout... Read more
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Business Wire
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to Debut on Dubai's Palm JumeirahDUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwi
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts to Debut on Dubai's Palm Jumeirah
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the signing of The St. Regis Dubai, The Palm, which is slated to open in 2018. Owned by Dubai master developer Nakheel, the hotel will... Read more
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Gulf News
ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi to challenge world’s best Abu Dhabi: With the dawn of 2016, the year of Rio Olympics, Abu Dhabi will on
ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi to challenge world’s best
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
Abu Dhabi: With the dawn of 2016, the year of Rio Olympics, Abu Dhabi will once again find itself the focus of the triathlon world as the first leg of the ITU World Triathlon Series returns to... Read more
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Sporting Life
Weekend Betting Review We round-up the Sky Bet reaction to a weekend which saw the Mullins juggernau
Weekend Betting Review
Sporting Life / Posted 13 days ago
We round-up the Sky Bet reaction to a weekend which saw the Mullins juggernaut roll on and Leicester top the League. Premier League. Click here to bet. It was all about Willie Mullins once more at the weekend and bookmakers... Read more
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New Kerala
Sheikh Mohammed most 'liked' GCC leader on FacebookDubai, Jan 25 : Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai, is the m
Sheikh Mohammed most 'liked' GCC leader on Facebook
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Dubai, Jan 25 : Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai, is the most popular leader of the Gulf Cooperation Council on Facebook -- with 3.1 million 'likes' on the social platform, said a new study. Sheikh Mohammed, who joined the... Read more
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Business Wire
Jumeirah Group Appointed By Select Group for Marina GateJumeirah Group will bring its luxury hospitality experience to the third and fi
Jumeirah Group Appointed By Select Group for Marina Gate
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Jumeirah Group will bring its luxury hospitality experience to the third and final tower within the Marina Gate development under its Jumeirah Living brand. The design-led luxurious living destination will include 104 serviced apartments, 389 branded... Read more
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Zawya
Dubai Year in Review 2015UAEDubai Year in Review 2015 Looking ahead, Dubai's drive to create a knowledge-l
Dubai Year in Review 2015UAE
Zawya / Posted 13 days ago
Dubai Year in Review 2015 Looking ahead, Dubai's drive to create a knowledge-led economy is set to gather further steam, bolstered by legal reforms and project rollouts that took place in 2015 against the backdrop of the UAE's "Year of... Read more
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Press Release Network
Sheikh Mohammed most liked GCC leader on FacebookMohammed most 'liked' GCC leader on Facebook Sheikh Mohammed joined Facebook i
Sheikh Mohammed most liked GCC leader on Facebook
Press Release Network / Posted 14 days ago
Mohammed most 'liked' GCC leader on Facebook Sheikh Mohammed joined Facebook in 2009 and has over 5 million followers on the social network, according to Burson-Marsteller Survey. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice... Read more
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Zawya
RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Iran set to be hooked up to global banks in weeksIranset to be hooked up to global banks in weeks In This Article A nuclear deal b
RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Iran set to be hooked up to global banks in weeksIran
Zawya / Posted 14 days ago
set to be hooked up to global banks in weeks In This Article A nuclear deal between world powers and Iran led to the removal of the curbs on Tehran's banking, insurance and shipping sectors last weekend, as well as restrictions on oil... Read more
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ESPN
Fury-Klitschko rematch could be in Middle EastTyson Fury's highly anticipated rematch with Wladimir Klitschko could take plac
Fury-Klitschko rematch could be in Middle East
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
Tyson Fury's highly anticipated rematch with Wladimir Klitschko could take place in the Middle East, according to the heavyweight world champion's trainer. Unbeaten Fury outpointed Klitschko in Germany last November to claim the WBA, WBO, IBF and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economic Issues Top Agenda As African Leaders MeetPresident Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon
Economic Issues Top Agenda As African Leaders Meet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon will be some of the key speakers at the Africa 2016 investment forum, hosted by President of Egypt, H.E. Abdel Fateh El-Sisi. The two-day meeting tagged Africa 2016 will... Read more
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