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2 hrs ago | Asia News Network

Nepalese government prepares to lift Gulf ban for female workers

The Nepalese government is preparing to lift the ban on Nepali women travelling to Gulf countries to serve as domestic workers.


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10 hrs ago | The Nation

S.Arabia, Iraq,UAE, other Middle East, Gulf states to celebrate Eid today

For news details visit : For news details Read on : S.Arabia, Iraq,UAE, other Middle East, Gulf states to celebrate Eid today Riyadh- The Shawwal moon has spotted in the night skies of Middle East as Eid al-Fitr will be celebrated in ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Middle East, World News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Tehran Times

Iranian goods dominate Iraqi market since occupation of Mosul

An official of the Iraqi Ministry of Planning has said that Iran has become Iraq's most important trading partner since the security crisis in Anbar province deteriorated.


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The Daily Star

Expats face MRP trouble

Several lakh Bangladeshi migrants in Saudi Arabia will be considered illegal workers if they fail to obtain machine readable passports before November 24, 2015, said officials at the Bangladesh Embassy in Riyadh.


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A Kiwi lad's death by drone

Suddenly Daryl and his younger brother Nathan, who grew up in a strong Christian house, were sporting beards, learning Arabic and wearing flowing robes.


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AME Info

31 NCB branches and 2400 ATMs ready for customers during Eid al-Fitr

The National Commercial Bank announced that 31 branches will be operating during Eid al-fitr vacation to serve customers through the Kingdom.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, World News,

Fri Jul 25, 2014


TFC, myREMIT bare 20 inspiring OFWs

MANILA Twenty overseas Filipinos, whose inspiring stories of hope continue to make a difference in the lives of their families and communities, have been chosen as winners in the "Pamilya Ko, Buhay Ko" campaign in celebration of The Filipino Channel's 20 years of service.


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Russia Taday

NSA partnering with Saudi regime - Snowden leak

The National Security Agency has increasingly been working hand-in-glove with the repressive Saudi Arabian government since 2013, sharing intelligence and assisting with surveillance, according to the latest Snowden leak.


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The Daily Star

Riyadh hastens reform push with open bourse

File - A broker monitors stock prices on a screen at the Saudi Investment Bank in Riyadh in this file photo taken September 5, 2013REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser DUBAI: Saudi Arabia's decision to open its bourse to foreign investors is part of an accelerating series of economic reforms that may culminate in the most far-reaching change yet: higher ... (more)


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Weather History: July 25: Record temps, storms, tropics, fog, wind & tornadoes

In the desert southwest, the average high temperature at Yuma, AZ in July reaches to nearly 108A and Death Valley California's average high temperature in July is an unbearable 116A .


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Malaysian National News Agency

Saudi Arabia Expresses Sympathy To Malaysia Over MH17 Tragedy

KUALA LUMPUR, July 25 -- Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Malaysia, Fahad A. H. Alrashid today expressed sympathy and sadness over the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 aircraft tragedy.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Middle East, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Hillingdon Times

Student's family in plea to killer

The family of a Saudi Arabian woman stabbed to death on a footpath have appealed to the person responsible to hand themselves in.


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Sydney Star Observer

Gay Saudi Arabian man sentenced to 450 lashes and three years in jail

A SAUDI Arabian man has been sentenced to 450 lashes and three years in jail for being gay and tweeting "immoral" pictures, according to Gulf News .


Related Topix: Prison, World News, Gay/Lesbian, Middle East

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Long War Journal

AQAP eulogizes Saudi fighter killed in Sa'adah

A Twitter account linked to al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula released a series of tweets today eulogizing a fallen Saudi fighter killed in clashes between AQAP and the Houthi Shi'ite rebels in northern Yemen.


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Saudi food firm bets on French bread to make the dough

But a bakery opened by a one of the region's foremost gourmet food companies is aiming to change that.


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What's going on in Iran's Kerman Province?

Since mid-May there have been five confirmed MERS cases in Iran's Kerman Province, the first reported in the country since the virus first emerged in 2012.


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Saudi state investment fund to set up new companies

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund aims to establish companies in areas including housing, petrochemicals and technology as it expands its investments locally and overseas, Finance Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf said.


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Al Bawaba

Lebanon sees 90 percent rise in Arab tourism in June

The increase in tourism resulted from Lebanon's "renewed openness to Gulf countries and the new dynamic in the tourism sector that accompanied the security plan The Tourism Ministry said Tuesday the number of Arab tourists increased by 90 percent in June, compared with the previous year.


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Dear Kitty

Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the USA

In March 2011, Saudi Arabian tanks rolled into Bahrain to put down a pro-democracy movement demanding fair elections, freedom of speech and an end to imprisonment without trial.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

AME Info

Jadwa's Food and Beverage Opportunity Fund completes sale of Gulf Union Foods

Based: Doha, Qatar Salary : Monthly QAR 35,000 to QAR 40,000 Working Days: 5 & half day a Week Company Industry: Construction Responsibilities: - Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all current IT systems - Communicate regularly with executive management and all users of information services and ... (more)


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