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21 min ago | AlertNet

Saudi Arabia announces jump in new cases of deadly MERS virus

Saudi Arabia has confirmed seven new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome , adding up to 36 infections in five days, a sudden increase of a disease that kills about a third of the people infected and has no cure.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, Health, United Arab Emirates, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

1 hr ago | PR-inside.com

Saudi Arabia to generate 41 GW of solar power by 2032

Over the next two decades, the government plans to establish energy generation projects, which runs on photovoltaic cells with a capacity of 16 GW.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Juan Cole

Saudi Arabia arrests Thinker for Encouraging Dissent

Saudi authorities have repeatedly harassed Abu al-Khair for his human rights work, and now they've suddenly jailed him without letting him notify his family.

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Related Topix: Activism, World News, Middle East, Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch, US News, Liberal Political News

The Kansas City Star

Variety is key in new performing arts season at Johnson County Community College

For years, Frazier Glenn Miller Jr. was a man of many angry words as he spewed his hatred of Jewish people.

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Related Topix: Johnson County, MO, Kansas City, MO, Vienna, MO, World News, Middle East

New York Post

a We are hostagesa : A Saudi princess reveals her life of hell

The princesses are seen with their father, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz in an undated photo.

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AME Info

Sunsilk empowers women throughout Saudi Arabia

Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

AME Info

Naqsh Gallery participates in Hotel Show in Saudi Arabia

Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Arts, Interior Design

AME Info

The 19th Saudi food, hotel and hospitality attracted 18000 visitors

The nineteenth edition of The Saudi food, hotel & hospitality Arabia Fair concluded on Wednesday at Jeddah Center for Forums and Events.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

The Daily Star

Lebanon's Arabic Press Digest - Apr. 19, 2014

Yesterday's political developments failed to predict what next week's parliamentary session would be like.

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Related Topix: Middle East, Iran, World News

Fri Apr 18, 2014

411mania.com

WWE House Show Results 4.18.14 - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

WWE House Show Results 4.18.14 - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 04.18.2014 See what went down on the overseas house show... Credit: Jason M. & PWInsider I am stationed here in Saudi Arabia so I was able to attend the WWE show here.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Russia Taday

Report indicates that US aligned regimes are preparing for war

Caleb Maupin is a political analyst who lives in New York City, and is an activist with the International Action Center and Workers World Party.

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Related Topix: Prison, Activism, Occupy Wall Street, World News, Middle East, Iran, Opinion

ABS-CBN News

Foreign woman dies of MERS in Saudi

A foreigner has died after she contracted MERS in the Saudi capital, the health ministry said on Friday, bringing the nationwide death toll to 73. The health ministry said five other people living in Riyadh were infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, two of them foreigners.

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Reuters

Women edge into Gulf boardrooms as economies, societies shift

Amina al-Rustamani, a member of a prominent UAE family, raised eyebrows among friends and relatives when she started her career in Dubai 13 years ago as an electrical engineer, becoming one of few females in the Middle East to enter the profession.

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Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, George Washington University, Saudi Arabia Travel, Middle East

Today.Az

President Ilham Aliyev received delegation from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - PHOTOS

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received a delegation led by General Director of Border Guard of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Zamim Al-Sawwat.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Azerbaijan, Asia, Ilham Aliyev

Al Bawaba

Ever feel like you're banging your head against a 'productivity' ...

Employees in Saudi Arabia are hitting a "productivity wall" as only six out of 10 employees believe they have the necessary tools and resources to achieve performance and even fewer feel they have access to the training needed for them to be productive, The Global Workforce Survey 2013 conducted by Towers Watson revealed.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Al Bawaba

Can Saudi Arabia revive the waning Syrian opposition?

There are signs that the opposition's foreign backers are trying to reverse the tide and salvage what is left of the waning insurgency.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Terrorism

Greenwich Citizen

WWE wrestlers in Saudi Arabia for live matches

In this Sunday, April 6, 2014 file photo, John Cena celebrates his win during Wrestlemania XXX at the Mercedes-Benz Super Dome in New Orleans.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Randy Orton, Atlanta, GA

Fox News

Gulf Arab states strike deal with Qatar in Saudi Arabia to heal rifts after ambassadors row

A statement by the Gulf Cooperation Council says the bloc has agreed on the mechanisms to implement a security pact, marking a possible first step toward bridging deep rifts among its six energy-rich Arab states.

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Related Topix: Qatar, Middle East, World News

Jurist

Saudi Arabia detains prominent human rights lawyer

Abu al-Khair, founder and chief of the human rights group Saudi Arabia Monitor of Human Rights, faces charges [AP report] that include inciting public opinion.

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Related Topix: Activism, World News, Middle East

The Baltimore Sun

Yemen's foreign minister says will push donors for promised billions in aid

The Yemeni foreign minister said on Thursday he would use a meeting in London this month to push donor countries to release billions of dollars in promised aid that Yemen desperately needs to address its ailing economy and volatile security situation.

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