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Mideast Stocks: Saudi inches up after index inclusion, Egypt hits 3-month low

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Yanbu Cement's fourth quarter earnings drop but beat estimates on better cement prices

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Indian-Omani group strikes $3.85bln deal to build Sri Lanka oil refinery

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MENA banks' fintech spend not matched by compliance, says banking chief

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UAE, Saudi Arabia emerging as regional ‘tech powerhouses’

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Economists raise concerns over India's slowdown with RBI chief - sources

Economists see weak growth, muted inflation... read more

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Saudi king launches $23bln entertainment projects in Riyadh -state TV

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Germany's Merkel ready to fight to last minute for orderly Brexit

Merkel said she wants to have very good relations with Britain even after Brexit... read more

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IMF urges South Sudan to stop taking oil-backed loans

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Merkel: If no global deal on digital tax by H2 2020, Europe should go ahead

Merkel expressed optimism that a global solution would be reached... read more

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UK employers defy approach of Brexit with hiring spree

Employment growth smashes forecasts in Reuters poll... read more

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Zulekha Hospital Dubai opens new cardiac centre

Cardiac center offers valve repair and replacement, repair of septal defects - holes in the heart and complex treatments such as Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting to improve blood flow to the heart... read more

 Zawya UAE6 hours ago
Goldman Sachs upgrades India to 'overweight' amid pre-election rally

Investors have started to place their bets for a stable government... read more

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Emaar Entertainment makes Dubai getaways more memorable

Guests staying at any one of the best luxurious destinations will receive a pass that entitles two people free admission to Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo as well as two VR Park Theme Park Super 7 passes... read more

 Zawya UAE7 hours ago
Hospitality group sbe signs $550mln property project in Dubai

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U.S. says Iran missile programme destabilising Middle East

A senior U.S. arms control official said on Tuesday that Iran's missile programme is destabilising the Middle East and increasing the risk of a "regional arms race".... read more

 Zawya UAE7 hours ago
Islamic State loses big part of enclave, SDF sees defeat "very soon"

Baghouz is last populated area jihadist group holds... read more

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Saudi FTSE inclusion to attract up to $7bln of passive inflows by March 2020: index provider

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Saudi German Hospital to open new facility in Ajman

Spanning over 41,062 sq m, the 200-bed hospital will have 46 OPD clinics and over 20 specialities... read more

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MENA data center spend ‘to hit record $5bln in 2019’

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Park Regis Kris Kin Dubai welcomes new team member

Samy Kamal Abd El Hammed has been appointed as senior development manager... read more

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UAE's Bee’ah opens new wastewater treatment plant in Sharjah

New plant will be one of the UAE’s first dedicated full-cycle treatment facilities for industrial and oil-contaminated wastewater... read more

 Zawya UAE7 hours ago
Libyan El Sharara oilfield pumps around 270,000 bpd-engineer

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 Zawya UAE8 hours ago
Egypt targets budget deficit of 7.2%, GDP growth of 6.1% in FY 19/20 -minister

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Abu Dhabi's Tadweer launches landfill entry e-permits for environmental service providers vehicles

Tadweer has replaced the Aabir Pass with e-permits that customers can obtain online without having to visit one of the centre’s branches... read more

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New central nursery for local plants established in Abu Dhabi

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Dubai TRA launches free online course on "e-Participation"

e-participation course will address the concept and tools of e-participation, and the new conceptual framework for e-participation from the UN perspective... read more

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Saudi consumer prices fall for second straight month in February

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Saudi consumer prices fall for second straight month in February

The CPI index for February fell 2.2% from a year earlier... read more

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IMF mission to visit Tunisia next week to discuss fifth review of loan

The visit comes two months after the government raised the wages of about 670,000 public employees,... read more

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Lebanon's president: No immunity for the corrupt

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EIU sees Lebanon’s GDP growth at 2.4% in 2020

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Etihad is strapped in too tightly at Jet Airways

Etihad is holding out on a bank-led rescue plan that would convert Jet debt into a controlling stake to address a funding gap of $1.2bln... read more

 Zawya UAE10 hours ago
New Algerian group urges Bouteflika to step down, and army not to interfere

In a statement titled "Platform of Change", the National Coordination for Change also pushed the government to resign... read more

 Zawya UAE10 hours ago
Australia's central bank walks an economic tightrope between jobs and growth

Policy makers expect a further fall in the unemployment rate to around 4.75 percent... read more

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China says played 'constructive role' in reducing Pakistan, India tension

China is willing to work with the international community... read more

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Brexit hits ability of UK fintech to lure top talent - report

Fintech employs 60,000 people and investment grew by 154 percent in 2017... read more

 Zawya UAE11 hours ago
Kuwait tax authority placing greater focus on compliance

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Asia firms spend less and save more as China economy slows

Corporate spending in Asia likely fall for first time in three years... read more

 Zawya UAE12 hours ago
UAE, India working to make air travel to the UAE cheaper for tourists and visitors

Indians now second largest ethnic group of visitors to Dubai in terms of hotel room occupancy... read more

 Zawya UAE13 hours ago
Dubai's Emaar Malls appoints new chairman for Namshi

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Brexit campaigner Matthew Elliott says May's deal will pass by March 29

"MPs will see sense and approve the Meaningful Vote before the 29th March."... read more

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School buses, patients held up by Indian roadblocks on main Kashmir highway

India's crackdown in Kashmir disrupting life, say locals... read more

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26% Saudis engaged in domestic trade activities

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2,258 Saudi graduates offered on-job training

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Dubai property developer Damac on hunt for land in Saudi Arabia

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 Zawya UAE13 hours ago
School buses, patients held up by Indian roadblocks on main Kashmir highway

India's crackdown in Kashmir disrupting life, say locals... read more

 Zawya UAE14 hours ago
Malaysia trade event to take halal to the next level

16th edition of Malaysia International Halal Showcase to be held from April 3-6 to reflect maturity of event as a world-class platform... read more

 Khaleej Times18 hours ago
How finance empowers women in the Middle East

Positive effects on employment and economic development could be considerable... read more

 Khaleej Times18 hours ago
Fast fashion forward, with the sense of sustainability

Gomathy Ramaswamy's firm provides design and manufacturing solutions to established and upcoming local and regional designers... read more

 Khaleej Times18 hours ago