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  1. Taxi plate holders in Dubai to get bonus paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | AME Info

    HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, in his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, has ordered the payment of a bonus of Dhs26,608,000 to Emiratis whose taxicab number plates are operated by the Dubai Taxi Corporation and Taxi Franchise Companies at the Roads & Transport Authority . RTA's Public Transport Agency will start distribution of the 2014 bonus to the entitled recipients, over and above their annual financial dues starting from April 1st.

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  2. The Hive conference to enable aviation sector to reach new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | AME Info

    OAMC is responsible for the management and operation of Muscat International Airport, Salalah Airport, Sohar Airport and Al Duqm Airport. Under the auspices of HE Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Salem Al-Futaisi, Oman's Minister of Transport & Communications, the Oman Airports Management Company the First International Operational Readiness and Airport Transfer Conference 'The HIVE' concluded at the Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa.

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  3. Yemena s president calls Shiite rebels a stooges of IranaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KDWN

    ... ress writers Lou Kesten in Washington, Maamoun Youssef and Jon Gambrell in Cairo, Aya Batrawy in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Hamza Hendawi in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, and Munir Ahmed in Islamabad contributed to this report.

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  4. Saudi Arabia blames - technical failure' for Yemen jet crashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... ress writers Lou Kesten in Washington, Maamoun Youssef and Jon Gambrell in Cairo, Aya Batrawy in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Hamza Hendawi in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, and Munir Ahmed in Islamabad contributed to this report.

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  5. Dubai Courts participates at 3rd Dubai Government Achievements ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AME Info

    Dubai Courts has announced its participation at the upcoming 3rd edition of the Dubai Government Achievements Exhibition which will be held under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. Under the theme 'Local Governments and International Achievements,' the event will feature the accomplishments of 32 leading government entities in the emirate.

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  6. Jordan Insurance Company holds 63rd General Assembly meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AME Info

    The company employs its extensive experience in the insurance industry to continuously develop its services for customers in Jordan and abroad. On Thursday, March 26, Jordan Insurance Company held its 63rd annual General Assembly meeting, during which attendees discussed the 2014 Annual Report issued by the company's board of directors.

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  7. Uae Dewa, Acwa Power led consortium sign PpaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AME Info

    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority signed the 25-year Power Purchase Agreement with a consortium of ACWA Power and TSK, for the 260 MWp solar photo-voltaic independent power project under Phase II of the Middle East's largest renewable energy park viz. the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, Dubai.

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  8. Kylie Minogue goes Arabian in Dubai with some shisha smoking and a camel ride in the desertRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    And on Friday Kylie Minogue's adventurous streak continued with the pint-sized pop princess getting behind the reins to ride a horse at the Meydan Racecourse in Dubai. Clearly thrilled to be on such a majestic animal, the 46-year-old confessed via Instagram she'd always wanted to own a horse.

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  9. The Dubai Marriott Business Council recognises outstanding associatesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AME Info

    The Dubai Marriott Business Council held a recognition reception on the 19th of March at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre to celebrate thirty outstanding associates from The Ritz-Carlton and Marriott properties in the city who delivered outstanding service to their guests and colleagues in 2014. Marriott's company value is to always put associates first, and whilst they had already been recognised within the individual hotels as associates of the year, it was the first time that Marriott organised a celebration that brought together the winning associates across all its hotels.

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  10. Dubai Chamber reviews the emirate's economic landscape with diplomatic corpsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AME Info

    Achievements and future directions in the Chamber's 50th year highlighted during the annual Diplomatic Circle Dinner hosted by the Chamber. As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations and to introduce its partners and members to its future plans as well as to inform them about the economic landscape of the emirate, the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised Diplomatic Circle Dinner for ambassadors and members of the Arab and international diplomatic corps in the UAE as well as media representatives on Sunday, March 22, at Four Seasons Hotel in Dubai.

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  11. RTA to activate the "Al Masar" violation from 1st April in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AME Info

    RTA's Public Transport Agency announced that as of 1 April 2015, the rules would be enforced against vehicles misusing theBus & TaxiOnly Lanes where a fine of AED600 will be reported against violators. Dr. Yousef Mohammed Al Ali, CEO of RTA's Public Transport Agency said: "The system would be implemented in the initial phase on the Bus & Taxi Only Lane extending one kilometer of Naif Road, which is used by 20 routes involving more than 300 RTA's public buses per day .

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  12. Diverse Performing Arts School Partners with Afterschool.aeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR.com

    The leading dance and theatre school in the Middle East teams up with Dubai's top online after-school activities portal. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 28, 2015 -- -- Diverse Performing Arts School, is bringing its popular and groundbreaking, all-under-one-roof dance and theatre tuition to Afterschool.ae.

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  13. Saudi navy evacuates diplomats from Yemen's Aden - Saudi TVRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Saudi Arabia's navy evacuated dozens of foreign diplomats from the southern Yemeni port city of Aden, state television reported on Saturday. DUBAI: Saudi Arabia's navy evacuated dozens of foreign diplomats from the southern Yemeni port city of Aden, state television reported on Saturday.

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  14. Dubai Courts reveal increase in cases filed in Commercial Court of First Instance in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AME Info

    The Dubai Courts Annual Report has shown that the total number of commercial cases filed in the Commercial Court of First Instance in 2014 increased by seven per cent as compared to the total number of cases filed in 2013. The report reveals that a total number of 2,368 cases were filed in 2014 while 2,224 cases were filed in 2013.

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  15. Middle East struggles with obesity epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KOAT-TV

    In a video seen around the world, a Saudi Arabian man weighing some 600 kilograms was shown being forklifted from his apartment in 2013, so he could get medical treatment. His may have been an extreme case, but it shone a spotlight on the obesity epidemic spreading through the Middle East.

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  16. UAE's AZIZI Developments to showcase at IPS 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AME Info

    AZIZI Developments, a leading UAE property developer, has announced its participation in the 11th International Property Show 2015, taking place from March 30 to April 1, 2015 at the Dubai World Trade Center . During its presence at the show, the developer will showcase all its current and upcoming projects in Dubai to potential investors and end-users.

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  17. Cayan Group signs agreement with SHUAA CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AME Info

    Cayan Group to create a Real Estate Fund for AED 1 bn Residential and Hospitality Project in Dubai managed by SHUAA Capital . Cayan Group, a leading property developer and real estate investment group, and investment firm SHUAA Capital today announced that they have signed an agreement to set up a Real Estate Development Fund.

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  18. Ready for the rodeo: Popstar Kylie Minogue wears double denim...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Meredith was my friend': Amanda Knox makes tearful statement outside her Seattle home after she and Raffaele Sollecito were CLEARED by Italian court of murder and adds 'I'm the lucky one' 'I'm planning a heinous act that will be remembered forever': Killer pilot's ex-girlfriend says he shared chilling prophecy before Alps crash and woke up from nightmares shouting 'We're going down' Depressed pilots on medication for mental illness should not be flying passenger planes.

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  19. NY Times Reporter Stalked by PI After Criticizing NYU's Mideast CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    Apparently, writing about hazardous work conditions in the United Arab Emirates is a dangerous decision these days: New York Times journalist reported that she was being tailed by a private investigator after she wrote about human rights abuse in the building of NYU's new campuses in Dubai. It all stems from a story the Times wrote last year , covering the dangerous and harsh conditions for the migrant workers building NYU's new campus in Dubai.

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  20. Dubai World Cup: Does money still talk for the world's richest race?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    With a purse of $10 million it's the world's richest race, but this year's Dubai World Cup is perhaps a case who's not rather than who's who of the nine-strong field. A few weeks ago, the field had the makings of a truly stellar one before Toast of New York, the UAE Derby winner, and last year's Breeders' Cup Classic champion Bayern were among the withdrawals.

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