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

2 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

Gulf meeting ends without clear end to Qatar spat

A high-level meeting of Gulf foreign ministers has ended without a clear end to a monthslong diplomatic spat with Qatar, but some envoys are signaling that progress has been made.

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2 hrs ago | ABC News

Gulf Meeting Ends Without Clear End to Qatar Spat

A high-level meeting of Gulf foreign ministers has ended without a clear end to a monthslong diplomatic spat with Qatar, but some envoys are signaling that progress has been made.

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6 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

Sheikh It Up

One of the key principles of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Nahyan, who forged the United Arab Emirates out of seven sheikhdoms, was to portray his small and vulnerable country as a friend to all Arabs.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Africa, Libya, Muslim Brotherhood, Qatar

10 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

Dubai Sheikh plans 16-bedroom Highland mansion

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai and vice-president of the United Arab Emirates, is seeking permission to build a lodge-style home on his 63,000-acre Inverinate Estate in Wester Ross, near the Kyle of Lochalsh.

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Related Topix: Middle East, United Kingdom, Highland County, Scotland

13 hrs ago | AME Info

University of Dubai launches PhD program with 15 Emirati students in first batch

Job Objective: Provide the necessary administrative support to the department by working closely with the Head of Department.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Reuters

Supporters of Operation Dawn protest in Tripoli against recent air strikes

Supporters of Operation Dawn and the General National Congress, protest in Tripoli's Martyrs Square against air strikes they believe were staged by Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Africa, Libya

Customer Interaction Solutions

Raising Productivity [Khaleej Times (United Arab Emirates)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) To many, working from home is a hip corporate perk, which means no long commutes, no need to wear starchy suits, and you get to write the rules .

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Globe and Mail

Canadian Forces plane delivers donated weaponry to Iraqi fighters

Minister of International Development Christian Paradis announces the deployment of relief supplies from Canada's emergency stockpile to northern Iraq on Aug. 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Albany, CA, Stephen Harper,

Yahoo!

Golf - Otto moves into Italian lead as Gallacher battles

South-Africa's Hennie Otto plays a shot during the second round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club in the Emirati capital on January 18, 2013.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Walta Information Centre

Emirates offers up to twenty five percent discount to Ethiopian travellers

Addis Ababa, 29 August 2014 - Emirates, a global connector of people and places, is offering Ethiopian travellers up to 25% discount on Business Class and Economy Class fares to a range of exciting destinations around the world, the company said.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Ethiopia, Asia Travel, Guangzhou, China Travel, Travel, China Travel, Beijing, China Travel, Ethiopia Travel, Africa Travel

Hospitality Net

Hassan Bader has been appointed Sales Manager at Ayla Hotel...

Ayla Hotel Management LLC P.O Box 86990 Al Ain, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971 3 761 0111 Fax: +971 3 761 0333 Visit Website In different capacities at different hospitality brands, Bader has gained a wealth of knowledge in hospitality prior to this appointment.

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DefenceTalk News

UAE Forces Buy Ground Tactical Datalink

Tactical Communications Group , the leading independent supplier of Tactical Data Link solutions, announced a contract award to provide its Ground Tactical Data Link Systems hardware and software components, as well as engineering and operational TDL services, training , and system maintenance, to the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Al Bawaba

flydubai reaches milestone 80 destinations with addition of three new routes in East Africa

Dubai-based flydubai today announced the addition of three new East African routes, bringing the total number of destinations in the carrier's network to 80. With the launch of fights in September 2014 to Bujumbura in Burundi, Entebbe in Uganda and Kigali in Rwanda, flydubai will fly to nine destinations in Africa.

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Related Topix: World News, Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Burundi Travel, Burundi, Africa

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Robots to teach in Abu Dhabi School [XPRESS (United Arab Emirates)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Abu Dhabi: Robots will soon be teaching basic math and other subjects at a private school in Abu Dhabi.

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Foreign Policy

The New Arab Cold War

As the United States steps away from the Middle East, its allies have tried to fill the void -- with disastrous results.

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Related Topix: Cold War, Entertainment, Television, Turkey, World News, Middle East, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak

Metro

United step up hunt for Norwegian wonderkid Odegaard

The attacking midfielder became his country's youngest international, at 15 years and 253 days, after he made his full debut last night during Norway's 0-0 draw with the United Arab Emirates and is being tracked by both Barcelona and Juventus.

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AME Info

Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort boosts summer packages to entice Emirati tourists

The role of the sales coordinator is to manage the overall coordination and sales support activities of projects assigned for the division.

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Related Topix: Middle East, Family, Kids

TechEBlog

A Fascinating Look at the 5 Tallest Buildings in the World

The Petronas Towers are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. According to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat 's official definition and ranking, they were the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004 and remain the tallest twin towers in the world, topping out at 452m .

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Travel, Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Travel, Taiwan, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East Travel

Wed Aug 27, 2014

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du to expand 4G LTE network for better connectivity [Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dubai: Du said that it will expand its 4G LTE network by 25 per cent by the end of the year, in a move that would enable faster connectivity and downloads.

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AME Info

New contact centre opened to support Etihad Airways' guests

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates , has completed the final phase in the development of its Al Ain contact centre facility, with the opening of a second contact centre, bringing to three the number of centres within the UAE, and a total of four worldwide.

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

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