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3 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Saudi Arabia Expresses Sympathy To Malaysia Over MH17 Tragedy

KUALA LUMPUR, July 25 -- Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Malaysia, Fahad A. H. Alrashid today expressed sympathy and sadness over the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 aircraft tragedy.

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6 hrs ago | Hillingdon Times

Student's family in plea to killer

The family of a Saudi Arabian woman stabbed to death on a footpath have appealed to the person responsible to hand themselves in.

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10 hrs ago | Sydney Star Observer

Gay Saudi Arabian man sentenced to 450 lashes and three years in jail

A SAUDI Arabian man has been sentenced to 450 lashes and three years in jail for being gay and tweeting "immoral" pictures, according to Gulf News .

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Gay/Lesbian, Middle East

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Long War Journal

AQAP eulogizes Saudi fighter killed in Sa'adah

A Twitter account linked to al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula released a series of tweets today eulogizing a fallen Saudi fighter killed in clashes between AQAP and the Houthi Shi'ite rebels in northern Yemen.

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Related Topix: Twitter, World News, Yemen, Middle East

CNN

Saudi food firm bets on French bread to make the dough

But a bakery opened by a one of the region's foremost gourmet food companies is aiming to change that.

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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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Reuters

Saudi state investment fund to set up new companies

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund aims to establish companies in areas including housing, petrochemicals and technology as it expands its investments locally and overseas, Finance Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf said.

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Al Bawaba

Lebanon sees 90 percent rise in Arab tourism in June

The increase in tourism resulted from Lebanon's "renewed openness to Gulf countries and the new dynamic in the tourism sector that accompanied the security plan The Tourism Ministry said Tuesday the number of Arab tourists increased by 90 percent in June, compared with the previous year.

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Dear Kitty

Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the USA

In March 2011, Saudi Arabian tanks rolled into Bahrain to put down a pro-democracy movement demanding fair elections, freedom of speech and an end to imprisonment without trial.

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Related Topix: Bahrain, World News, Middle East, Prison, Journalism

Wed Jul 23, 2014

AME Info

Jadwa's Food and Beverage Opportunity Fund completes sale of Gulf Union Foods

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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Al Bawaba

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The latest project to be launched by luxury real estate developer, DAMAC Properties, has sold out in just one evening.

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TEFL.com

Saudi Arabia: English Teachers

I/We have read and accept the Terms and Conditions of TEFL Professional Network Ltd. and confirm this acceptance by entering my/our user name and password above and accessing the service.

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Feministing

Maha Almuneef - Breaking stereotypes, reaching goals

Maha Almuneef, a 53-year-old mother of three living in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, is a Board-certified physician with a vision: ending violence against women.

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Bury Free Press

Schools link manager leaves Bury St Edmunds college for exciting new role in Saudi Arabia

Tomorrow will mark the end of a chapter for college worker Carol King who is embarking on an exciting new challenge that could signal 'the emergence of the end of the suppression of women' in Saudi Arabia.

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The Times of Israel

Rebel-held Damascus hit by fierce clashes

Rebel-held eastern Damascus was hit by its fiercest fighting in months Tuesday, as the sacking of a Syrian opposition chief deepened divisions among those bidding to oust President Bashar al-Assad.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Peninsula

Head of Syria opposition govt sacked

BEIRUT: The head of the Syrian opposition's interim government was sacked yesterday, under pressure from Saudi Arabia.

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4 Hoteliers

UNWTO welcomes new Law on Antiquities and Heritage in Saudi Arabia.

UNWTO welcomes the new Saudi legislation aimed at protecting the country's antiquities and heritage as well as to give the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities the mandate to ensure its preservation; Heritage conservation is today fundamental to safeguard cultural legacy but also to promote and preserve key tourism assets which are central ... (more)

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The Daily Star

Qatar emir in surprise Saudi visit: TV

File - Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smiles as he is welcomed upon arriving at Khartoum Airport for an official visit April 2, 2014.

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Xinhuanet

MERS virus detected in air in Saudi camel barn: study

Saudi Arabian researchers said Tuesday that they have detected genetic fragments of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus in the air of a barn holding a camel infected with the virus.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Genetics, Medicine, Microbiology, Biology, Science

Fibre2Fashion

Alhokair to expand M&S's reach in Saudi Arabia

Alhokair Fashion Retail has unveiled plans to significantly grow the Marks & Spencer store portfolio in Saudi Arabia with a pipeline of 10 new store openings by April 2015.

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