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51 min ago | Reuters

Exclusive - Bahrain's Ahli United Bank considers sale or merger: sources

Ahli United Bank AUBB.BH, Bahrain's largest lender, is evaluating a sale or a merger with a rival bank in a potential $5 billion deal, several bankers familiar with the situation said.

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5 hrs ago | Washington Times

Filipino positive for MERS virus home from UAE

Philippine officials say a Filipino health worker who tested positive for the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus has arrived home from the United Arab Emirates .

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9 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Canon Middle East trains Young Emiratis for 2014 Emirates Skills Competition

The annual Emirates Skills Competition was launched in 2006 and encourages young men and women to compete in technical and vocational skills categories Canon Middle East, a leader in imaging solutions, is training young Emiratis for the 2014 Emirates Skills Competition taking place from April 14 - 16 at the ADNEC Exhibition Center.

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13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Top five flight tips from the crew

When in Dubai, do as the Emiratis do. And so it was that I found myself sitting in a class with newbie Emirates Airline crew members learning about the effects of flying on the skin.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Vanguard

19-yr-old Pakistani nabbed with N228m heroin at MMIA

A 19-year-old Pakistani, Iftikihar Muhammed Arslan, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, for attempting to smuggle 25 parcels of heroin into the country.

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Roll Call

After Afghanistan, Boehner Heads for Abu Dhabi

John A. Boehner is using social media to document his recess-week overseas trip, posting videos and photos Monday of himself and seven other Republicans in Afghanistan and updating Tuesday with shots from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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Newsday

Briton cleared amid 'torture' claims

A 32-year-old Briton has been acquitted of drug offences in Dubai amid allegations he was tortured by police.

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The Fresno Bee

Iran envoy visits Emirates in sign of warming ties

News agency WAM says Dubai ruler Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed bilateral relations and regional developments Tuesday.

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Eastern Daily Press

Marham Tornado jets swap Norfolk skies for United Arab Emirates on exercise

Aircraft from RAF Marham have taken part in an aerial combat exercise along side the United Arab Emirates Air Force.

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AME Info

Fickle bank shares lower Dubai market

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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Al Bawaba

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Deloitte experts believe that Expo 2020 will be a major "game changer for Dubai" whereby it will create significant changes Deloitte experts weigh in on the changes that will occur as a result of the Expo 2020 Dubai win, as well as the challenges facing senior management in the GCC countries and wider MENA region as the countdown to FATCA becomes ... (more)

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Trinadad Express

Rowley: I'm ready to be next PM

People's National Movement political leader Dr Keith Rowley says his slate is ready to fight the general election, after he wins the May 19 internal election.

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The Cyprus Weekly

President woos UAE

President Nicos Anastasiades gets his official four-day visit to the United Arab Emirates underway today as he looks to open more investment opportunities for the island's beleaguered economy.

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ETaiwanNews.com

Abu Dhabi Police Delegation Assist in Hammer Attack Case in London

Apr 14, 2014--The Court of First Instance in Hammersmith, London has ordered the detaining of the suspects in the case arrested in connection with the hammer attack on three Emirati sisters at a London hotel last week and referred them to trial before the criminal court on Thursday.

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Nerve News

Indians accused of drugging, robbing employer

Three Indian maids in the UAE have been charged with robbing their employer's house of cash worth 35,000 dirhams - along with other valuables.

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Al Bawaba

Jordan Ahli Bank celebrates the women of Jordan, honoring the elderly

Jordan Ahli Bank recently celebrated Mothers' Day with residents of the Golden Age Home for the Elderly.

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ABC News

Spain Eyes Stronger Economic Ties With UAE Visit

King Juan Carlos of Spain has begun a visit to the United Arab Emirates by telling the oil-rich nation that it is at the top of his country's political and economic agenda.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Deadly Virus's Spread Raises Alarms in Mideast

Saudi Arabia on Sunday confirmed a surge of cases of a deadly virus in the kingdom over the past two weeks, even as it tried to counter criticism that it wasn't doing enough to contain the outbreak.

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Al Bawaba

U.S. firm announces collaboration with Dubai to open new theme park in 2017

U.S. based theme park operator Six Flags Entertainment Corporation announced that it has partnered with Dubai based Meraas Leisure and Entertainment to open a new theme park in the emirate.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Wearables shipments set to triple this year: IDC [ITP.net (United Arab Emirates)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The worldwide wearable computing market is finally expanding beyond early adopter status to more functional and stylish lifestyle accessories that are "making their way onto the pages of GQ and Shape as well as Computerworld and Wired", according to global technology industry research firm International Data Corporation ... (more)

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