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  1. Malaysian-Trained Makkah Metro's Saudi Arabian Employees Will Take Over Operation Next YearRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Hafizah Kamaruddin MAKKAH, Sept 4 -- Next year, Saudi Arabian employees of the Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro are set to take charge of the modern electric train service for haj pilgrims here in stages. Trained in Malaysian work ethics emphasising on the importance of discipline and security, the Saudi Arabian personnel will take the bull by the horns when handling the southern line of the metro line, better known as the Makkah Metro.

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  2. HDC To Penetrate GCC Market Through Saudi ArabiaRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 4 -- The Halal Industry Development Corp aims to expand halal export products to the Gulf Cooperation Council from below RM2 billion now to RM10 billion soon, said chief executive officer, Datuk Seri Jamil Bidin. He said the corporation was confident of achieving its target through the penetration into Saudi Arabia, which played an important role among the GCC countries, with a population of 500 million.

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  3. Pos Malaysia Aims To Manage 200,000kg Of Haj Pilgrims Baggage This YearRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Noor Soraya Mohd Jamal KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 4 -- Pos Malaysia Bhd targets to manage 200,000 kilogrammes of Malaysian pilgrims' baggage during the haj season this year. Poslaju chief operating officer Ahmad Najmi Mahfodz said the service started from August 27 and would be available until November 7. He said besides baggage, Pos Malaysia also managed the delivery of some 15,000 bottles of zam zam water every year.

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  4. A look at dangers posed by the Islamic State groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... out ambitious expansion plans that include targets such as Baghdad, Damascus and Islam's holiest city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The Islamic State group controls oil fields, power plants, dams and factories in Iraq and Syria. Charles Lister, an analyst ...

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  5. How To Improve Educational Opportunities For Saudi WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Forbes.com

    Mr. Abdel-Raheem is a contributor to the Jerusalem Post, and a former lecturer at Al-Lith College for Girls in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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  6. Tabung Haji Hires 2,422 Individuals For Haj Badal On Behalf Of Deceased, InvalidsRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Hafizah Kamaruddin MAKKAH, Sept 3 -- Tabung Haji has hired 2,422 individuals to perform the Haj on behalf of the deceased or those who are chronically ill or handicapped for this year's Haj season.

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  7. Is the Islamic State a threat to the West?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... out ambitious expansion plans that include targets such as Baghdad, Damascus and Islam's holiest city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Charles Lister, an analyst who closely tracks jihadist groups at the Brookings Doha Centre in Qatar, estimates the group is ...

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  8. Saudi embassy denies visa to thousands of Haj pilgrimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Times of India

    ... Travels. Masjid al-Haram, the largest and oldest mosque surrounding Islam's holiest place the Kaaba in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. (Getty Images) City garment trader Iqbal Shekhani, along with four members of his family, is scheduled to travel on September ...

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  9. ISISRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... out ambitious expansion plans that include targets such as Baghdad, Damascus and Islam's holiest city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The Islamic State group controls oil fields, power plants, dams and factories in Iraq and Syria. Charles Lister, an analyst ...

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  10. Islamic State Threat: The Dangers ExaminedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... out ambitious expansion plans that include targets such as Baghdad, Damascus and Islam's holiest city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. WHAT RESOURCES DOES THE ISLAMIC STATE GROUP HAVE? The Islamic State group controls oil fields, power plants, dams and ...

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  11. Fellow Pilot Recalls Treasured Moments With MH17 Pilot In Holy LandRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The treasured moments he had shared with the late Capt Wan Amran Wan Hussin, one of the pilots of the ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, drew fellow MAS pilot Capt Abu Samah Yahya to attend the ceremony honouring MH17 tragedy victims at the Bunga Raya Complex of the KL International Airport here.

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  12. U.S. Muslims Appeal To John Kerry For Protection On Mecca PilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Switched

    JULY 24: Muslims perform prayer at the Masjid al-Haram, the largest and oldest mosque surrounding Islam's holiest place, the Kaaba, during the Laylat al-Qadr in the holy month Ramadan in Mecca, Saudi Arabia on July 24, 2014.

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  13. Saudi women in educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    I recently received a phone call from one of my former students, a second-year student in the mathematics department at Al-Lith College for Girls of Umm Al-Qura University in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.

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  14. Top Saudi cleric warns against 'deceitful' jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Saudi Arabia's top cleric Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-AsShaikh has given a call to Muslim youth against following "deceitful" claims of jihad by shadowy groups with deviant principles. 1 comment

  15. 'Snub jihad calls'Read the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Arab Times

    RIYADH, Aug 28, : Saudi Arabia's top Sunni cleric warned Muslim youths to steer clear of "calls for jihad" issued on "perverted" grounds, the official SPA news agency reported Thursday.

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  16. Haj Menu Has Been Planned Since Early This Year - AdlyRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    From: Hafizah Kamaruddin MADINAH, Aug 28 -- Serving more than 22,000 pilgrims from different parts of Malaysia for more than one month is not any easy task, especialy in deciding what menu is appealing to the whole group.

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  17. Saudi Government Gearing Up To Receive 1435 Hijrah Haj Pilgrims - Consul General Of MalaysiaRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    From Hafizah Kamaruddin MADINAH, Aug 27 -- The government of Saudi Arabia has made various improvements for this year's haj pilgrims, including expanding the haj arrival area at its international airport and providing air conditioning for the comfort of the pilgrims.

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  18. Saudi five-day week for private sector scrappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    A plan by Saudi Arabia's labour ministry to give two days off a week in the private sector is being shelved following tremendous pressure from investors and the business community.

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  19. Oxford Business Group launches 2014 guide to Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    Saudi Arabia's drive to create a more open business environment and broaden its economic base had generated a new audience of investors looking for information and data on the Kingdom, the global publishing, research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group regional director Jana Treeck said in unveiling "The Report: Saudi Arabia 2014" on ... (more)

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  20. Cleat firm's Chinese successRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Advertiser

    ... year, Ellis revealed a deal to send cleats to The Shamiya Haram, which is part of the holy mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The company has also supplied fire-proof cleats to secure cabling in the 23-storey BP4 Tower, in London's Canary Wharf. Ellis ...

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