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1 hr ago | Crofs Blogs

Saudi Arabia: Jeddah doctors resign over MERS scare

Via the Saudi Gazette , a report evidently written before today's new cases were announced: Doctors resign over coronavirus scare .

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5 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

American Oil Reserves Now Top Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Energy Information Agency just reported that United States " proven reserves " of crude oil in 2012 jumped by 15.4% to 29.2 billion barrels.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Saudi Arabia Travel, Middle East, Prison, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries), Iraq Travel, United Arab Emirates, Middle East Travel

7 hrs ago | CBS 47

Prominent human rights lawyer detained in Saudi Arabia

Activists say Waleed Abu al-Khair was taken into custody on Tuesday after attending a court hearing in Riyadh where he faces charges that include inciting public opinion.

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10 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Malaysia reports first Asian death from MERS virus

Saudi medical staff leave the emergency department at a hospital in the center of the Saudi capital Riyadh on April 8, 2014.

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11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Al Hilal Takaful Discusses Industry Growth Drivers & Innovation at...

Al Hilal Takaful, an affiliate of Al Hilal Bank, has joined a global gathering of 'Takaful' leaders, experts and decision-makers to discuss the challenges, potentials and future of Islamic insurance at the 9th World Takaful Conference which began on Monday, April 14, 2014 and runs until April 15, 2014 at the Dusit Thani Dubai hotel.

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15 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Inside the House of Saud: Saudi's rules of succession

Prince Salman's poor health recently motivated King Abdullah to appoint Prince Muqrin as the successor to the throne.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

Kuwait, Saudi Arabia deny ties with Israel

Officials in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia categorically denied on Tuesday claims by Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman that Jerusalem was forging ties with governments in the Gulf states.

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OpEdNews

Rationality much Needed in Relations with Saudi Arabia

Recently, cordial relations between Islamabad and Riyadh were much discussed by the domestic media in Pakistan.

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Northern Daily Leader

Joyce goes live to Saudi Arabia

NEW England MP Barnaby Joyce has controversially flagged relaxing rules governing live animal exports in a bid to gain access to the lucrative Saudi Arabian market.

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The Daily Star

U.S. to confirm arming opposition in Syria: sources

File - In this undated picture released on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, and posted on the Facebook page of a militant group, a member of Mujahidin, who fight with Syrian rebels groups against the Syrian government forces, poses for a picture standing next to a missile at an unknown place in Syria.

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Lincoln Daily News

Rebel Videos Show First U.S.-Made Rockets In Syria

Online videos show Syrian rebels using what appear to be U.S. anti-tank rockets, weapons experts say, the first significant American-built armaments in the country's civil war.

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Reuters

Concerned for stability, Saudi Arabia tightens curbs on dissent

Saudi Arabia, rattled by regional turmoil that has destabilized the Middle East, is intensifying a crackdown on domestic dissent, raising fears that a more open space for public debate that emerged in recent years is under threat.

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The Nation

PIA refutes news appeared in media regarding plane land

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/15-Apr-2014/pia-refutes-news-appeared-in-media-regarding-plane-land For news details Read on : PIA refutes news appeared in media regarding plane land Karachi- PIA refutes a news item appearing in section of Media regarding PIA plane lands at wrong airport in Saudi Arabia.

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Bloomberg

Saudi Arabia Seeks to Ease Concerns After New MERS Cases

The government of Saudi Arabia is trying to reassure its citizens that the most recent outbreak of a respiratory virus isn't a cause for alarm following 16 new cases, including two deaths, reported in the last nine days.

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The Baltimore Sun

Saudi Arabia: reported poison gas use by Syria is challenge to world

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal on Tuesday said the "grave news" that President Bashar al-Assad 's forces had carried out two poison gas attacks last week was a challenge to "international will".

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The Daily Star

Saudi Arabia renews demand for 'stern' world action on Syria

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud bin al-Faisal drinks water during a joint press conference with his Algerian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra following their meeting in Riyadh, on April 15, 2014.

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Al Bawaba

GE and Saudi Aramco Launch Global Innovation Challenge to Find Renewable Energy Solutions

Current desalination techniques are typically very energy intensive: energy consumption can account for up to 70 per cent of the desalination costs GE ecomagination and Aramco Entrepreneurship, today launched an open global technology challenge to accelerate the development of solutions focused on improving energy efficiency of seawater ... (more)

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The Daily Star

Lebanon's Arabic press digest - Apr. 15, 2014

The following are a selection of stories from Lebanese newspapers that may be of interest to Daily Star readers.

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Trend

Saudi religious police urges crackdown on blackmailers of women

The head of Saudi Arabia's religious police called Monday for tougher measures against blackmailers of women in the kingdom and noted the rising number of cases of the crime on the internet Al Arabiya reported.

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AME Info

Saudi Arabia mulling compensation for MERS-hit medical staff

NKY is an Engineering and Project Management Consultancy Company. We are seeking electrical engineers in different years of experiences for our large scale construction and project management consultancy project in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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