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  1. Disputed Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem reopened for prayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Israel Friday allowed thousands of Palestinians to offer prayers by granting partial access to Jerusalem's highly disputed Al Aqsa mosque, a day after the contested site was closed amid tensions over the shooting of a controversial rabbi and subsequent killing of a Palestinian suspect. The access for special weekly midday prayers was allowed to men over 50 and women of all age groups.

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  2. Saudi Arabia finds six new MERS cases as outbreak growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... a protective mask examines a patient in the emergency department at Al-Noor Specialist Hospital in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed RIYADH, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said late on Wednesday it had detected six new ...

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  3. No to dual citizenshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Arab Times

    After the liberation from Saddam's heinous occupation in 1991, Saudi's Middle East Newspaper, Sharq Al-Awsat, published a report that around 120,000 Kuwaitis were living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. I asked myself at the time about the identities of those Kuwaitis whom we didn't know, because the ones we know are Kuwaitis who own properties in Makkah or in the town of Prophet Mohammad in Madina Al-Munawwah.

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  4. Scones and tea won't help Theresa Rebeck's 'Zealot' at SCRRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    "Zealot," Theresa Rebeck's new play at South Coast Repertory, is ostensibly set in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, at the start of the Hajj, the annual holy pilgrimage that able adult Muslims are required to make at least once in their lifetime. But like most unconvincing dramas, its real locale is the land of theatrical generalities, where details are glossed over and credibility is in short supply.

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  5. 9 Famous Americans You Probably Didn't Know Were MuslimRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... publicly about being a Muslim, but in 2010 he did reveal he intended to take the Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, known as the Hajj. The Saudi government bars all non-Muslims from visiting the city of Mecca. The Indian-born journalist ...

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  6. 13.23 billion Riyal of new business generated for the global travel industry at the preceding WTMRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | PR Log

    Elaf Group to throw the spotlight on its contributions towards the development of Saudi tourism at this year's WTM PRLog - Oct. 27, 2014 - October 27, 2014 The 2013 edition of the World Travel Market , the leading global event for the travel industry, successfully resulted in the generation of over SAR 13.23 billion worth of new businesses for the global travel industry. The positive response affirms the event's role as a strategic platform for travel and tourism based-businesses, organizations and government agencies to explore potential business opportunities- connecting them with the right buyers and increase return-on-investment .

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    Oct 27, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    The 2013 edition of the World Travel Market , the leading global event for the travel industry, successfully resulted in the generation of over SAR 13.23 billion worth of new businesses for the global travel industry. The positive response affirms the event's role as a strategic platform for travel and tourism based-businesses, organizations and government agencies to explore potential business opportunities-connecting them with the right buyers and increase return-on-investment .

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  8. Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 10/26/2014Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Broadway audiences. Click Here for More Information ZEALOT South Coast Repertory 10/17-11/16/2014 Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The British consul pours tea for the American undersecretary of state, avoiding her questions-with answers to ones she hasn't even ...

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  9. True meaning of Islam hijacked by extremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | News Times

    ... about a month ago, a larger gathering of more than 2 million people from around the world packed into Mecca, Saudi Arabia, for one of the world's largest annual gatherings -- the Hajj. To put things into perspective, that's about 20 Dallas Cowboy ...

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  10. Polio vaccine is safe, harmless for children: scholars : October 24, 2014,Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Muslim physicians, scientists and ulema from various schools of thought have said that polio vaccine is safe, effective and harmless for "Muslim children". Addressing a press conference, the representatives of the Federation of Islamic Medical Associations and Pakistan Islamic Medical Association on Thursday said that Muslim communities should stand together for polio eradication on a priority basis and make all possible efforts to achieve this goal.

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  11. Ellis eyes export growth with market research appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | York Press

    ... recent overseas contracts including the Novo Rail project in Sydney, Australia; the Shamiya Haram in Mecca, Saudi Arabia; and the Areva EPP nuclear power plant in Taishan, China. Ellis's export sales team ranks every country in the world by market ...

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  12. 5 Bangladeshis killed in Saudi bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Daily Star

    This photo, grabbed from youtube video that has been uploaded around 16:00pm, shows victims lay on the road after a head-on collision between two passenger vehicles near Al Hijra Street in Mecca this morning. Photo: Youtube Grab Five Bangladeshi workers were killed and two others injured in a road accident in Saudi Arabia's Makkah yesterday.

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  13. The 16th International Forum for Tourism and Umrah to strengthen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | AME Info

    "The 16th International Forum for Tourism and Umrah", which will be held on 22nd & 23rd October 2014 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai, is looking to reinforce relations and open new opportunities in tourism for religious goals with potential tourists in the Middle East region, particularly local Emirati clients. The event is set to gather international corporate buyers and travel agencies from across the Gulf region to meet with regional and international suppliers.

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  14. Sara International Travel Prepares For 2015 Umrah SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | PRWeb

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Saudi Arabia has announced the start of the 2015 Umrah season from the end of December 2014. Sara International Travel enlightens Muslims on the spiritual significance of undertaking Umrah and provides travel packages to suit the diverse needs of devotees.

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  15. Turkey improves screening measures for MERS virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    ... to Eyup State Hospital late on Monday. She had recently returned from the Islamic Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It is currently unconfirmed if she was infected with the virus. Another elderly woman in Istanbul was admitted on Monday into ...

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  16. Research and Markets: Saudi Arabia Faucet Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Wire

    With booming construction and real estate market, the demand for faucets in the country is expected to increase at an exponential rate over the next five years. Region wise, central Saudi Arabia is dominating the faucet sales with major contribution coming from Riyadh, the capital city and major industrial hub of the country.

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  17. Carlson Rezidor Announces 30 Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson Agreement for Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    Carlson Rezidor and Al Hokair Group, a leading hospitality and entertainment group in Saudi Arabia, have signed a long-term country development agreement: Across the Kingdom, Carlson Rezidor will operate around 30 new and existing hotels, resorts and serviced apartments under the core brands Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson . Carlson Rezidor and Al Hokair Group, a leading hospitality and entertainment group in Saudi Arabia, have signed a long-term country development agreement: Across the Kingdom, Carlson Rezidor will operate around 30 new and existing hotels, resorts and serviced apartments under the core brands Radisson Blu and Park Inn by Radisson .

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  18. Q3 2014 Rezidor Hotel Group Development UpdateRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    In Q3 2014, Rezidor signed five hotels with 1,300 rooms - bringing the company's signings from January to September 2014 to a total of 22 hotels with 4,500 rooms which is in line with last year. Further pursueing its asset-light and geographically diversified emerging markets strategy, Rezidor accelerated its growth in key focus countries and regions.

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  19. STC and Huawei sign strategic partnership MoU to broaden value-based cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | AME Info

    The Saudi Telecommunication Company and Huawei signed a Memorandum of Understanding as part of STC's strategic drive to enhance its networks and operations management capabilities while developing new business models for future growth. The signing ceremony took place during GITEX Technology Week in Dubai, UAE, being held from October 12-16 and was attended by Mr. Abdulaziz Alsugair, STC Chairman and Managing Director, as well as Mr. Ali Shi, President of Huawei ME Region.

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  20. The Rezidor Hotel Group concludes further asset management agreements ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Hospitality Net

    Pro-active asset management Rezidor, one of the most dynamic hotel companies worldwide and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, further drives its pro-active and strategic asset management approach with the conclusion of two major agreements in Western Europe in Q3 2014: A restructured contract will result in a a 2.3M improvement in EBITDA as from 2014. A further contract was extended by seven years and equally restructured - leading to a a 0.9M rent reduction in 2014 and 2015 and a 0.7M thereafter.

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