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News on United Arab Emirates continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

UAE lays out tougher penalties for terror-related crimes

ABU DHABI: The United Arab Emirates has toughened anti-terrorism laws, local media reported Thursday, as concerns mount worldwide about increasing violence being committed by radical Islamist groups.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Middle East

6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Sideswipe: August 22: Political party support

A reader writes: "We must all watch our parents as they become elderly and vulnerable to such tactics.

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11 hrs ago | Engadget

EE expands 4G roaming to 14 more countries, but the USA's still MIA

EE has today announced a fresh batch of countries its customers can take advantage of 4G roaming in, after starting out in France and Spain earlier this year .

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15 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Etihad Airways' new schedule provides more choice to and from South Africa

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates , today announced changes to its schedule between Abu Dhabi and Johannesburg, effective 26 October 2014.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

19 hrs ago | KIII

Some see Qatar's hand in collapse of Gaza talks

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The explosions rocking the Gaza Strip may seem far removed from the flashy cars and skyscrapers of ultra-rich Qatar, but efforts to end fighting between Hamas and Israel could hinge on how the tiny Gulf Arab state wields its influence over a Palestinian militant group with few friends left.

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Related Topix: World News, Qatar, Middle East, Israel, Palestinian Territories,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Times of Oman

Destination Dubai: Fun and festivities for the family

While over 260,000 people have flocked to Salalah to enjoy the cool khareef so far this year, Dubai has been busy promoting itself as the region's other summer destination with its Dubai Summer Surprises event.

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Related Topix: Travel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel, World News, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East Travel, Oman, Middle East, Oman Travel

Greenwich Citizen

Dubai's Nakheel to pay $2.1 billion in debt early

In this file photo taken Monday Oct. 5, 2009, a visitor looks at the Palm Jumeirah model at the Nakheel stand at the Cityscape exhibition in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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WTMA-AM North Charleston

Standard Chartered Bank to Pay $300 Million as Part of Settlement for ...

The New York State Department of Financial Services announced new consequences on Tuesday related to Standard Chartered Bank's failure to resolve anti-money laundering compliance problems in connection with a 2012 settlement.

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ABC News

UAE Ruler Approves Sweeping Counter-Terrorism Law

The ruler of the United Arab Emirates has approved a sweeping new counter-terrorism law that strengthens existing laws against money laundering, while also expanding penalties to include the death penalty, life imprisonment and fines of up to $27 million.

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AME Info

Intertek expands its AeroCHECK network into UAE

Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety services to a wide range of industries around the world, is expanding its global network of AeroCHECK laboratories into the United Arab Emirates .

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

MacRumors

Apple Reportedly Building 'World's Largest' Apple Store in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Last week, Apple posted retail job listings for a future retail store to be located in the United Arab Emirates, hinting that the company will soon open its first store in the Middle East.

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Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Indian Drives

Lamborghini Murcielago On Discount In Dubai

Though, many of us had seen various creations laid out on discount, but anyone had seen the brand new Lamborghini going on discount? Apparently, the one who could be travelling frequently to Dubai may have.

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India.com

Emirates Airlines Starts Non-Stop Service to Chicago

Emirates, a global connector of people, places and economies, has commenced a daily nonstop passenger service to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

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Related Topix: World News, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Rahm Emanuel, US Governors, Pat Quinn, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777

Squamish Chief

Norway selects 15-year-old for friendly against UAE, making him Norway's youngest ever

In this undated but recent file photo showing 15-year old Martin Odegaard, in Kristiansand, Norway, who has been selected for Norway's national soccer team, becoming Norway's youngest player ever in the national football team.

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Hospitality Net

Andre Saade has been appointed General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Dubai Green Community, United Arab Emirates

In 2013, after successfully opening Renaissance Tlemcen, Marriott's first property in Algeria, Andre Saade has been appointed to the position of General Manager of the Courtyard by Marriott Dubai Green Community, a position which also oversees the Marriott Executive Apartments Dubai Green Community.

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Rock Hill Herald

15-year-old Norwegian to play UAE friendly

Born Dec. 17, 1988, Odegaard has already represented the U-17 side, including appearances against the United States, France and Scotland.

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AME Info

Emirates Steel unfolds new branded products

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Methods Engineer to join this leading contracting and construction group in Jeddah.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Cebu Pacific to launch US operations through Guam

The airline of taipan John L. Gokongwei will soon serve the Filipino market in the United States, an aviation think tank said, as it aggressively expands its long-haul operations to compete with rival flag carrier Philippine Airlines .

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A330

Express India

Air India Express to lease 8 planes, to up capacity 4 pc by winter

Summary The next expansion phase of Air India Express will focus on markets other than the South, besides launching the routes that are financially viable.

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Related Topix: World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

Times of Oman

UAE's visa norm to spur tourism

The multiple permit system for cruise passengers will have a significant impact on tourism in the Gulf region-File photo Muscat: Recent regulatory changes to the United Arab Emirates' visa system will have a transformative effect on Dubai and Oman cruise sector and will boost tourism in the region.

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Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, Oman Travel, Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Oman Travel, Oman

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