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  1. Singapore and Bahrain mark 30 years of diplomatic relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Mr Masagos Zulkifli visited Bahrain from Apr 20 to 22 to commemorate the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom and Singapore. Bahrain's Minister of Foreign Affairs Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and Minister Masagos at the reception to commemorate the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and Bahrain.

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  2. The new online index ranks more than 100 passports from around the world.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Al Bawaba

    A new online index, put together by financial company Arton Capital, ranks more than 100 passports from around the world based on the number of countries that holders can visit without getting a travel permit in advance. Ranked 47th globally, the UAE passport fares best in the Arab region .

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  3. Stage set for Oman Imagine Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Times of Oman

    The three national champions will represent the Sultanate in the Imagine Cup 2015 Pan Arab Semi-Finals which will take place in Manama, Bahrain end of May.-Supplied photo Muscat: Nine teams are set to compete in Imagine Cup 2015 Oman's local finals announced Microsoft, Omantel and Information Technology Authority . A total of 29 projects were submitted setting a new record for team participation in the Microsoft Imagine Cup Oman for the first time since 2012.

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  4. Kanoo Machinery launches new Hyster and UTILEV technologies in the UAERead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | PR Log

    The purpose of the Materials Handling Event was to reveal Kanoo Machinery's range of premium, standard and utility Internal Combustion Engine forklifts into the Middle East PRLog - April 22, 2015 - United Arab Emirates - Kanoo Machinery , a member of The Kanoo Group hosted a Materials Handling Event at its Abu Dhabi and Dubai premises on 14th & 16th April 2015 respectively, to demonstrate a new range of HysterA and UTILEVA forklift trucks equipped with the latest innovations and accessories, into the UAE and GCC market. The purpose of the Materials Handling Event was to reveal Kanoo Machinery's range of premium, standard and utility Internal Combustion Engine forklifts to guests, suppliers and customers in the region.

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  5. Paris Gallery is at the forefront of luxury shopping, offering many international brandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | South China Morning Post

    Mirroring the Middle East's wealth and continuing economic growth is its luxury retail industry, which has helped buoy the region's economy amid various global financial challenges. An expanding population base, high income, growing aspirations and consistent inflow of tourists, among other factors, have enabled the sector to recover and become even stronger than before the crisis.

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  6. Tourist Inflow to Qatar Rises 11% in first quarter of 2015Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | The Peninsula

    DOHA:The number of tourists visiting Qatar in the first quarter of 2015 increased by 11% to 841,025 and hotel occupancy rates by 8% compared to the same period in 2014, Qatar Tourism Authority said Monday. In the first quarter period January-March performance report released here today, QTA said, "Main tourism indicators show higher growth compared to the same period last year."

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  7. Mideast Conflicts Fuel Demand for Advanced US WeaponryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | News Max

    The U.S. has sold billions of dollars worth of weapons over the years to oil-rich Arab states. Now, some of those aircraft and munitions are actually being used in combat against Iranian-back Shiite Houthi militias in Yemen, the Islamic State group in Syria, and ISIS-affiliates in Libya, The New York Times reported.

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  8. Yemen's premier sworn in as vice president in exileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Star

    RIYADH: Yemen's Prime Minister Khaled Bahah was sworn in as vice president Monday at the country's embassy in Riyadh, as a Saudi-led coalition pressed on with its air campaign against Yemeni rebels. Bahah was sworn in in front of exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi, a day after his appointment, Saudi official state news agency SPA reported.

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  9. Save up to 15 percent on Emirates flights with MasterCardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Al Bawaba

    MasterCard and Emirates Airline have launched a priceless promotion for the month of April 2015. Between 10th-28th April, all MasterCard cardholders will save up to 15 percent on economy and business class flights to all destinations in the Emirates Airline network when booking online.

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  10. Graham Poll: Uefa have set a dangerous precedent with this bizarre...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Daily Mail

    Have UEFA just triggered a landmark moment for football? Final 18 seconds of England match to be replayed after ref disallowed penalty for encroachment... and gave indirect free-kick instead LIVE: Tackle Keown - Does Diaby deserve a new Arsenal deal? Is there still a place at Manchester United for Van Persie? And just how good is red-hot Ronaldo? MARTIN SAMUEL: Don't fall for the charm at Augusta... Golf's nasty. Golf's mean.

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  11. Hot links: The week in Middle East retail propertyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | PressReleasePoint

    In particular, the developer is adding a 6.5 million-square-foot residential, retail and hotel expansion to its Dragon Mart, which will bring the total size of the complex to about 11 million square feet. The developer also will build a 4.7 million-square-foot complex at Ibn Battuta Mall, which will include a mall, cinema, hotel and car park.

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    Tuesday Apr 7 | Al Bawaba

    Nissan unveiled the all-new Nissan Maxima during a press conference at the New York International Auto Show. Making the presentation was Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn, who addressed a range of topics including Nissan's $10.1 billion investment in the U.S. in the past three decades.

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  13. .com | ISIS teen: Can a 15-year-old girl fly abroad alone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | News24

    Following news that a 15-year-old girl was taken off a British Airways flight in Cape Town after a failed attempt to join ISIS, News24 made enquiries at the airline's OR Tambo office to find out just what is required for a minor to fly alone. On Monday, State Security Minister David Mahlobo confirmed that a Cape Town teen that ran away from home to join the Islamic State was taken off a British Airways flight about to leave the city.

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  14. HMH to present at Saudi Aramco Travel Fair 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | AME Info

    Ten years in running the hugely popular show will be held at Saudi Aramco's worldwide headquarters in Dhahran and will bring together more than 100 hospitality exhibitors. HMH CEO Laurent A. Voivenel said, "We are delighted to participate in the Saudi Aramco Travel Fair that offers us an excellent opportunity to showcase our products to the company's employees and their families.

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  15. GCC Beach Games kick off in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Peninsula

    Minister of Youth and Sports, H E Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser Al Ali and President of the Organising Committee and Secretary-General of Qatar Olympic Committee Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman Al Thani along with the heads of delegations of participating nations during the opening ceremony of the GCC Beach Games in Doha, yesterday. Doha: The second edition of the GCC Beach Games begun with a spectacular opening ceremony yesterday at the beach basketball courts in Al Gharafa Club, one of the host venues of the Games.

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  16. Dubai sandstorm: Flights cancelled at world's busiest airport ahead of Easter weekend travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Independent

    Flights have been cancelled and further delays are expected in Dubai and across the Middle East after the Gulf was hit by a major sandstorm on Thursday. The fine dust filling the air significantly reduced visibility for motorists and made breathing outside a challenge, as hospitals reported an increase in patients suffering from respiratory problems.

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  17. Four Qatar CEOs feature in Top 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Twenty-one Chief Executive Officers of companies in Qatar have featured in the Top 100 CEOs ranked by Trends and Insead Business School while four CEOs from Qatar are among Top 25. The awards, a celebration of the very best in GCC business leadership, recognised the region's 100 best CEOs in a ceremony in Dubai on Monday. Top five CEOs among the Qatari companies were from Gulf International Services, Gulf Warehousing Company, Qatar National Bank, Masraf Al Rayan and Qatar Electricity and Water Company.

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  18. Shopping around: Kuwait considering a new outlook on mallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Al Bawaba

    It is just about impossible for a mall developer from one of the other Gulf states to try and do something new in Dubai or Abu Dhabi. It is just about impossible for a mall developer from one of the other Gulf states to try and do something new in Dubai or Abu Dhabi.

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  19. Sultan bin Tahnoon receives Bahrain's ICC Board of Trustees Vice ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | AME Info

    The visit comes in light of the historical ties and the brotherly relations between the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Bahrain, and aims to expand cultural cooperation between the two countries HE Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, the Chairman of Abu Dhabi Tourism & Cultural Authority , received in his office in Abu Dhabi, Dr. Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, the Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Isa Cultural Center in Manama, Bahrain, and the accompanying delegation including Sheikh Rashid bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Director of ICC's Historical Documents Center.

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  20. U.S. backing another potential quagmire in Yemen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | CBS News

    Saudi Arabia n and allied warplanes continued to pound purported positions of the Houthi Shiite rebellion sweeping across Yemen on Friday. Iran's foreign minister said fighting in Yemen will only worsen the crisis in the country and that these are "dangerous steps" for the Saudi-led ... Aircraft from Saudi, the United Arab Emirates and have Bahrain dropped hundreds of bombs already in the three-day old assault, dwarfing the air campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

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