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09:04 am | Tunisia could be exporting electricity to the United Kingdom by 2018 with the help of the solar energy generated in its Sahara desert. It is claimed that when the project is accomplished, it…

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Kuwait targets 4million barrels by 2020 »

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09:42 am | The controversial and unpopular draft civil retirement bill that was voted by the Jordanian parliament has been rejected by…

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Bahrain pushes for closer economic cooperation with Thailand »

10:49 am | His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa of Bahrain is in Thailand where he held talks with his Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-o-cha. The two have raised the need to activate the diverse bilateral agreements between them as well as share their know-how in areas of interest. They are also considering serving…

Oct 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Saudi Arabia Seeks to Buy US Air Defense System for $1.7 Bln »

03:34 pm | The Saudi government is seeking to purchase from the United States “Patriot Air Defense System” with enhancements and associated equipment. The $1.7 billion deal includes spare parts, training and logistic support. The Congress has been notified of this contract of arms sale which includes 202 Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC) -3 Missiles, 1 Guidance Enhanced Missile…

Oct 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Tunisia to supply UK with energy »

09:04 am | Tunisia could be exporting electricity to the United Kingdom by 2018 with the help of the solar energy generated in its Sahara desert. It is claimed that when the project is accomplished, it would provide the UK with 2gigawatts of electricity which could provide two and half million UK homes with power. Legislative reforms are…

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Bahrain pushes for closer economic cooperation with Thailand »

10:49 am | His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa of Bahrain is in Thailand where he held talks with his Thai counterpart Prayut Chan-o-cha. The two have raised the need to activate the diverse bilateral agreements between them as well as share their know-how in areas of interest. They are also considering serving…

Oct 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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IMF hails Lebanon despite regional challenges »

10:39 am | Governor Riad Salameh of the Lebanese Central Bank has stated that the country’s financial and economic outlook is stable despite the turbulences that are marring the Middle East. He gave such assurances after a meeting with officials of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the United States. Governor Salameh also held meetings with World Bank officials.…

Oct 15 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Saudi Arabia Seeks to Buy US Air Defense System for $1.7 Bln »

03:34 pm | The Saudi government is seeking to purchase from the United States “Patriot Air Defense System” with enhancements and associated equipment. The $1.7 billion deal includes spare parts, training and logistic…

Oct 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Kuwait targets 4million barrels by 2020 »

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10:30 am | State-run Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) is planning to develop new oilfields as part of the government’s plan to produce 4 million barrels…

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UAE : Dubai eyes major African investments »

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01:15 pm | The Dubai government has revealed some of its intentions of investing in Africa during the Africa Global Business Forum held in Dubai.…

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Bahrain-Saudi 2nd causeway estimated around $5bn »

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09:25 am | Bahrain and Saudi Arabia have been linked by a causeway for more than two decades but plans to build a new one…

Sep 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

MENA: Goldman Sachs plans return to Islamic finance »

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11:01 am | Conventional banks are racing into the Middle East and North Africa to tap the money within the region through Sukuks, Islamic bonds.…

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IMF hails Lebanon despite regional challenges »

10:39 am | Governor Riad Salameh of the Lebanese Central Bank has stated that the country’s financial and economic outlook is stable despite the turbulences that are marring the Middle East. He gave such…

Oct 15 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

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