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49 min ago | GlobalNews

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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5 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

WaPo Iran Correspondent, Three Others Detained in Tehran

Washington Post' s Iran correspondent Jason Rezaian was detained in Tehran Tuesday night, according to "credible reports" that the paper has received.

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7 hrs ago | Reuters

UPDATE 1-UAE's RAKBANK says in talks to acquire RAK National Insurance

United Arab Emirates-based National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah said on Thursday it was looking to acquire a majority stake in a listed insurance company in the emirate, a rare example of a takeover attempt involving two public UAE firms.

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11 hrs ago | AME Info

Dubai International passenger numbers up 6.2% during H1

Passenger traffic at Dubai International rose to 34,676,090 during the first half of 2014, up 6.2% from the same period last year despite a runway refurbishment programme that reduced the airport to a one-runway operation and cut flights by over 26% during May and June.

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14 hrs ago | Express India

Mumbai joins Dubai budget carrier flydubai's growing network

Dubai-based low cost airline flydubai will operate direct flights to Mumbai from October 28, bringing the total number of destinations served by the carrier in India to seven.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

CNN

Gulftainer Company Limited United Arab Emirates Expands Into USA

Gulftainer , a subsidiary of Crescent Enterprises and one of the world's largest privately owned port management and logistics companies, today marked its expansion into the USA, as part of its strategic vision to operate 35 terminals in five continents by 2020.

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Hispanic Business

United Arab Emirates,United States : Upgrades to Juniper Networks DDoS Secure solution announced

As attacks on the network become more complicated and difficult to identify, businesses today seek more advanced protection.

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JD Supra

Employment Issues in the United Arab Emirates

Prior to commencing any work in the UAE, all non-UAE nationals must obtain a work permit and residency visa which enables them to live and work in the country.

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Examiner.com

First look at the decadently opulent Four Seasons Dubai Jumeirah Beach

The investment company, Dubai Holding recently announced its plans to build the "world's largest mall and indoor park" that will cover 48 million square feet.

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Hospitality Net

Middle East Investment in Europe rises by 25% H1 2014 - Colliers Reports

Colliers International - Hotels Al Shafar Tower 1 - 14th Floor, Suite 1401, Tecom, Al Barsha Dubai, United Arab Emirates Phone: +971 4 453 7400 Fax: +971 4 453 7401 Visit Website Middle East investment in Europe rose by 25 per cent year on year in the first half of 2014 to a 5.9 billion, while the total cross border investment in Europe rose by ... (more)

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Al Bawaba

Gold trading expansion to spur demand in Kingdom

The Middle East's share of gold consumption was 6 percent last year, compared with 7.8 percent in 2010 The Middle East will take a bigger share of gold demand as buyers from Kuwait to Saudi Arabia to the United Arab Emirates diversify investments and Dubai nears offering a contract for immediate delivery bullion.

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Al Bawaba

Dubai International to be the world's busiest airport in 2014

Dubai International Airport is expected to maintain its position as the world's busiest airport in terms of international passengers at the end of 2014 and afterwards for at least a decade as its year-on-year growth is far above its closest competitors.

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AME Info

Emirates REIT Limited reports strong progress at both financial and operational levels

Emirates REIT Limited 'Emirates REIT' or the 'REIT', the first Shari'a compliant regulated real estate investment trust incorporated in the Dubai International Financial Centre , today announces its interim results for the six month period ended 30 June 2014.

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AME Info

Nakheel celebrate profits rise with announcement of Dhs2.5 billion villa complex

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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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 1-First Gulf Bank's profit up 16 pct, in line with expectations

Abu Dhabi-based First Gulf Bank matched analyst expectations by reporting a 16 percent rise in second-quarter net profit on Tuesday, with earnings growth propelled by lending income.

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Star Tribune

Saudi Arabia to open stock market, Arab world's largest, to foreigners

The Capital Market Authority will publish rules next month for participation by qualified foreign financial institutions in the market, the regulator said in a statement on its website.

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New Vision

Katikkiro Mayiga to take Ettoffali drive to London

Baganda and well-wishers in the UK are set to receive the Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga, as part of his ongoing campaign to collect funds dubbed Ettoffali for the reconstruction of Kasubi tombs, Masengere House and other development projects in Buganda .

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AME Info

Tejar Dubai creates networking opportunity for Emirati entrepreneurs

PRIME RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: This is a newly created position, working closely with the Managing Partner of Rethink .

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SBWire

MarketResearchReports.Com: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement...

The UAE's healthcare market has significant potential for growth, driven by an increasing burden of lifestyle-related diseases, medical tourism, straightforward regulatory guidelines and a preference for branded imported products.

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Canada NewsWire

A Luxurious Oasis in the Urban Excitement: A Preview of the New Four...

International Airport, the first thing guests will notice are eight ancient olive trees, evoking a Mediterranean vibe and perhaps hinting at the pleasures of the palate to come.

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