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  1. 6th World Islamic Retail Banking Conference commences in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AME Info

    The 6th edition of the conference started with a special feature; Fast Fire Session with industry expert, Irfan Siddiqui, President & Chief Executive Officer - Meezan Bank ltd., the feature of this session was; 20 very fast 'Yes'/'No' questions were addressed to the CEO. The Annual CEO Roundtable, Regional Growth vs Global Opportunities, focused on understanding the scope for optimizing regional growth and global opportunities to select correcting strategies.

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  2. Sudan: Govt Asks UN for Exit Strategy From DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Sudan's foreign ministry told western diplomats and international organisations in Khartoum on Friday that it has informed the hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur two weeks ago to begin an exit strategy from the restive region. The move comes in the wake of a crisis between the Sudanese government and UNAMID on investigating mass rape claims in a village in North Darfur state.

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    17 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, joined the fight against diabetes by offering free health checks, in cooperation with MediClinic Middle East, at the property for the hotel staff, guests and mall visitors. The activity, which coincided with the World Diabetes Day , was spearheaded by ABCR's Human Resources Department as part of the property's corporate social responsibility program.

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  4. Sudan rebels claim raids in Blue NileRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Sudanese rebels said on Sunday they attacked two military bases in war-torn Blue Nile state, days after attending a round of peace talks with the government. The Sudan Peoples Liberation Army-North raided the bases in Blue Nile last week "in retaliation for the aerial bombardment" of two towns, SPLA-N spokesman Arnu Lodi said in a statement.

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  5. South Sudanese refugees skeptical of peace dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... killed and more than 1.8 million civilians displaced since violence broke out in the nation last year. Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan ...

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  6. Jonglei: WFP begins food delivery in Twic EastRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudanese government negotiating delegation has called on Darfur rebel groups to engage in discussions to end the 11-year conflict based on the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur , but the latter strongly November 23, 2014 - Sudan said today that the production of gold from January through October amounted to 64 tons compared to 34 tons in 2013.

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  7. Sudan YTD gold production reaches 64 tonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan said today that the production of gold from January through October amounted to 64 tons compared to 34 tons in 2013. Gold has become one of Sudan's largest exports which partially compensated for the loss in oil revenues, which accounted for more than 50% of income until 2011 when South Sudan seceded thus taking with it most of the country's oil reserves.

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  8. Majid Al Futtaim's City Centre malls host 43rd UAE National Day celebrations across nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AME Info

    Following UAE Flag Day earlier this month, Majid Al Futtaim's City Centre shopping malls across the nation: City Centre Ajman, City Centre Deira, City Centre Fujairah, City Centre Mirdif,City Centre Sharjah and My City Centre, Nasseriya are continuing to spread the Spirit of the Union as 43rd UAE National Day draws near. The six malls will host nearly three weeks of patriotic celebrations featuring a host of cultural and arts-themed events that showcase the UAE's proud heritage, in addition to fun, family activities to unite everyone in spirit.

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  9. Celebrate the 43rd UAE National Day at The Ajman Palace HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 23, 2014 - AL BARSHA, UAE -- This year Ajman will be celebrating the 43rd UAE National Day on December 2 with a mega military show. And the perfect place to watch the grand spectacle will be The Ajman Palace Hotel that will offer uninterrupted views of the ceremony.

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  10. UNAMID confirms receipt of verbal request to leave Sudan's DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur has said it received a verbal request from the Sudanese government to put in place a gradual exit strategy from Darfur. UNAMID official spokesperson, Ashraf Eissa, confirmed in statements to Kuwait News Agency on Saturday the mission had "received a note verbal from the government of Sudan referring to the need for an exit strategy".

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  11. S. Sudan's Kiir risks deposition by inner circles, defectors warnRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    A senior South Sudanese official who declared on Friday his defection to the rebel movement led by former vice-president, Riek Machar, has warned that president Salva Kiir risked being deposed by his inner circles unless he quickly moved to conclude a peace agreement with the opposition group. The South Sudanese government under the leadership of president Salva Kiir has been battling to contain an armed rebellion in the country since December 2013 A former envoy to the United Nations, Lumumba Stanislaus Di-Aping called on Kiir to humbly step down in order to save his legacy or risk being forcefully deposed and remembered as the first president of independent South Sudan "who led his country to destruction".

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  12. Egypt & S. Sudan sign water cooperation agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The governments of Egypt and South Sudan signed on Saturday an agreement on technical and developmental cooperation in managing water resources. Egyptian media noted that this is the eighth agreement of its kind signed by Cairo with Nile Basin countries since 1902.

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  13. S. Sudanese security downplay targeting journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    Members of South Sudanese security services have dismissed reports claiming they are political tools used by government to target journalists critical of the current regime. An officer who spoke to Sudan Tribune said security agents protect national interest, regardless of the leadership in power without interference into politics.

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  14. Sudanese civil society groups support African efforts for comprehensive solutionRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    A number of Sudanese civil society leaders reiterated their support to the African Union efforts to hold a comprehensive process aiming to achieve peace and democratic transformation in Sudan. A delegation of Sudanese civil society groups headed by the president of the Alliance of Civil Society Organisations, Amin Maki Madani met in Addis Ababa this week with the African Union chief mediator Thabo Mbeki and the UN special envoy for Sudan Haile Menkerios on the sidelines of the peace talks between the Sudanese government and the SPLM-N.

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  15. South Sudan: UN relief official urges respect for ceasefireRead the original story

    Saturday | Scoop

    In a press release issued today by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs , Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Kyung-wha Kang, noted that while the humanitarian community has reached more than 3.5 million people with assistance this year, the situation in South Sudan remains "bleak" and the number of people who are severely food insecure is projected to increase to 2.5 million in early 2015. "The level of violence experienced by civilians in South Sudan has been devastating," Ms.

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  16. Kiir in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Peninsula

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi and South Sudan's President Salva Kiir reviewing the guard of honour in Cairo, Egypt, yesterday.

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  17. Russian foreign minister to visit SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, will pay an official visit to Sudan on December 3 rd to promote bilateral ties and participate in the meetings of the Arab-Russian cooperation forum in Khartoum. Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov shows the way to his Sudanese counterpart Ali Ahmed Karti during their meeting in Moscow April 30, 2012 The official spokesperson of Sudan's foreign ministry, Youssef al-Kordofani, said in press statements on Saturday that Sudan's foreign minister, Ali Karti, will hold talks with his Russian counterpart on bilateral relations.

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  18. Juba accuses defected diplomat of trying to dodge fraud claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the SPLM/A in Opposition faction led by former vice-president Riek Machar. The move comes one month after South Sudan's foreign affairs ministry ordered the diplomat to return to the capital, Juba, within 72 hours. In an interview with Sudan Tribune ...

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  19. Sudan asks UN mission in Darfur to prepare to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | AlertNet

    ... is hosting about 17,000 people who were displaced by armed conflict, according to the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS). REUTERS/Andreea Campeanu KHARTOUM, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Sudan has asked the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping ...

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  20. Gunmen execute 28 non-Muslims on Kenya busRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | New Vision

    ... olatile Horn of Africa region.... International charities working to stem chronic disease and hunger in war-torn South Sudan are facing increased harassment, surveillance and threats of expulsion from the government....

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