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    Sunday Aug 30 | Al Bawaba

    Zain Bahrain, the most innovative telecom provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain,has launched a series of exciting new services to enhance customer experience across its widespread retail footprint. The company has deployed a state-of-the-art Customer Visit Management system allowing for quicker seamless service and higher levels of care when visiting any of Zain's twenty-two retail experience shops across Bahrain.

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  2. Euro lost 17 pc against Qatari riyal in two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The Euro, which has been losing ground to the US dollar, has depreciated by 17 percent against the dollar-pegged Qatari riyal in the past two years. Qatar Central Bank figures show that the Eurozone currency shed at least 17 percent against Qatari riyal between April 2013 and April 2015.

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  3. Brazilian exports to Qatar grow by 28.89pcRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Brazil exported $5.79bn worth of products to the region during the first half of 2015. Exports to Qatar grew significantly at 28.89 percent from $152m in the H1 of 2014 to $195m over the same period in 2015.

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  4. Saudi King Salman appoints new generation to enter the line to the throne as Abdullah buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Weyburn This Week

    As Saudi Arabia mourned its late ruler, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud quickly set the course for the monarchy's future Friday by naming a second-in-line to the throne from the next generation of princes for the first time. The appointment came as the ultraconservative Sunni-ruled kingdom buried King Abdullah after a subdued and austere funeral attended by Muslim dignitaries from around the world.

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  5. Ottawa studies Saudi power shift as arms deal hangs in the balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Globe and Mail

    King Salman, who took power in January, has ensured the line of succession favours his Sudairi clan, a sea change in the Saudi regime that represents 'a dynastic shift,' according to a memo written by a Canadian diplomat. King Salman, who took power in January, has ensured the line of succession favours his Sudairi clan, a sea change in the Saudi regime that represents 'a dynastic shift,' according to a memo written by a Canadian diplomat.

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  6. Middle East based Restaurant Reservations Start-up seats its 600,000th dinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | PR Leap

    Manama, Wednesday August 12, 2015: In a modern day David and Goliath story with a modern Middle East twist, the innovation and creativity of a Bahrain-based restaurant reservations start-up takes on the big budgets and extensive resources of established global competitors, including OpenTable, with surprising results. While smartphone penetration for some of this region is the highest in the world at 89% , and regional users continue to be one of the fastest adopters of smartphone technology, dissatisfaction is rife among GCC based diners with the ability of local restaurants' to provide online table reservation tools.

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  7. M'sia, Gulf states ready to hire Nepali workers under new ruleRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | Asia News Network

    Despite the recruiting agencies' claim that no companies would be interested to employ Nepali migrants under the free visa and ticket system, several foreign companies have expressed interest to hire workers from Nepal. The Nepali Embassy in Malaysia has received demand for 470 workers since the government made free visa and free ticket mandatory to hire workers.

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  8. Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of making threats to neighboursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Ynetnews

    Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir on Monday accused Iran of making threats against Riyadh's ally, Bahrain, which he said showed that the Islamic republic was harboring hostile designs against its Middle Eastern neighbours. Speaking at a joint news conference with visiting European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Jubeir said Saudi Arabia had raised the issue with her.

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  9. Tourism boom as three million set to visit Qatar this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Tourism Authority's Mid-Year Tourism Performance Report for 2015 shows a seven percent increase in the number of foreign visitors in the first half of 2015 compared to the same period of 2014. QTA data confirms that Qatar is on the path to meeting a milestone of three million visitors by 2015-end and to reaching a targeted seven million visitors by 2030.

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  10. Mobily ranks first in region offering international roaming services for 4G DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | AME Info

    Mobily has announced that it has become the leading operator in the Middle East to partner with over 100 global telecom service providers in the world, offering high-speed data roaming services on 4G networks. Mobily customers take advantage of high speed data roaming in major travel destinations across the US, Europe, Australasia and the Middle East.

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  11. GCC Air Purifiers Market: Rising Pollution Levels & Increasing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Although considered as a luxury, demand for air purifiers is steadily growing in the Gulf Cooperation Council , according to Future Market Insights' new research report, " Air Purifiers Market: GCC Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2014-2020 ". FMI projects the GCC air purifiers market to reach US$ 85.2 Mn by 2020.

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  12. LBC celebrates PHL Independence Day across the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    Though most celebrations for the country's 117th Independence day are held in the Philippines, LBC Express, Inc., the leading courier service, logistics, and money remittance provider has brought festivities to Filipinos across the globe. In celebration and commemoration of Philippine freedom, LBC Express held a series of games, raffles and freebies across the Middle East, Asia Pacific, North America and Europe.

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  13. Bahraini pro-democracy demonstration in London, 2011Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    The march went to the embassies of Saudi Arabia and the United States (both countries have soldiers in Bahrain). The demonstrators also stopped at the embassy of Egypt to express solidarity with pro-democracy Egyptians .

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  14. 'In the Country:' stories of Manila, Bahrain and NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Seattle Times

    In the eight complex tales and one ambitious novella of "In the Country," Filipina-American author Mia Alvar proves herself a tough, sophisticated writer with a canny empathy for the quandaries that confront her intricately layered characters. Her stories are set in Manila , Bahrain and New York City .

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  15. Security remains a big issue with SNS, Internet of ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Did you know that one simple Facebook inquiry takes up one kilobyte multiplied by 930? That's equal to 952,320KB or 952 megabytes that's taken up in the network by simply looking up someone's Facebook profile or clicking on a photo. This is how social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter are eating up traffic in companies' networks.

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  16. Bahrain's VIVA introduces special roaming package for UmrahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | AME Info

    The special promotion offers VIVA customers the convenience to use their Bahrain number in KSA without the hassle of acquiring a local SIM card. VIVA is introducing a special promotional roaming package for customers who will be traveling to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during this season.

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  17. Bahrain declares 6-month amnestyRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Illegal Bangladeshi migrants in Bahrain can legalise their stay taking advantage of a six-month general amnesty that comes into effect from tomorrow. Simultaneously, undocumented Bangladeshis staying in the country would be able to return home without facing punishment during the amnesty period.

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  18. GCC construction in major growth phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    The GCC construction industry foresees growth for the next three years, encouraged by factors such as favourable macroeconomics, positive demographics, and rising tourism activities, said an industry expert. "Higher budget allocation towards construction sector, as part of the strategic vision of the member nations, lends an added push to the industry," added Sameena Ahmad, managing director, Alpen Capital Limited, a leading provider of investment banking advisory services, commenting on the new GCC Construction Industry report published by Alpen.

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  19. WikiLeaks exposes pork-smuggling Chinese diplomat in Saudi and booze...Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Standard

    WikiLeaks' publication of more than 60,000 Saudi documents has set pens racing across the Middle East with disclosures about the secretive Arab monarchy's foreign affairs. But lost amid the torrent of revelations are offbeat memos showing the underbelly of Riyadh's diplomacy, including candid accounts of booze runs and pork smuggling.

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  20. WikiLeaks exposes Saudi liquor runs, Clinton's passportRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    WikiLeaks' publication of more than 60,000 Saudi documents has set pens racing across the Middle East with disclosures about the secretive Arab monarchy's foreign affairs. But lost amid the torrent of revelations are offbeat memos showing the underbelly of Riyadh's diplomacy, including candid accounts of booze runs and pork smuggling. 2 comments