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News on United Arab Emirates continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

10 min ago | Nerve News

Iran confirms detention of Washington Post reporter

An Iranian judicial official has confirmed the detention of Washington Post's Tehran correspondent, Jason Rezaian, a media report said Saturday.

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4 hrs ago | AME Info

Tra and Tanmia sign MoU to promote the role of Emirati talents in developing Uae Ict sector

The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority signed an MOU with the National Human Resource Development and Employment Authority.

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5 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

In this Tuesday, July 22, 2014 photo, part of the DKNY Ramadan collection is seen on display at a shopping mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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5 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

ABS-CBN News

TFC, myREMIT bare 20 inspiring OFWs

MANILA Twenty overseas Filipinos, whose inspiring stories of hope continue to make a difference in the lives of their families and communities, have been chosen as winners in the "Pamilya Ko, Buhay Ko" campaign in celebration of The Filipino Channel's 20 years of service.

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UAE establishes a skills union for hospitality.

Hospitality-sector leaders are establishing an organisation that will develop skills for employees working in the industry; Zaabeel Palace Hospitality is launching the UAE Hospitality Union to position the country as a world leader in the sector, it said on Thursday.

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Hispanic Business

United Arab Emirates : DCCC completes first physical delivery of plastics futures contract

DCCC facilitated the delivery of 200 tonnes of polypropylene . Physical delivery of the plastics contract was made at the Approved Warehouses of Steinweg Sharaf FZCO.

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Hispanic Business

Switzerland,United Arab Emirates : United Arab Bank posts net profit of Aed 328 million

Total income increased at 41% to AED 676 million in terms of market capitalisation.

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Ghanamma.com

A Nigerian Wins Holy Quran In Dubai Plus N11Million Cash Prize

I guess this proves the point that it pays to know God, at least Isah is a witness to this proclamation.

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New Vision

I cannot fall for my female clients'

Eryck Mutebi, popularly known as Erycom, is a Ugandan Deejay that has spent eight years in the Ugandan music industry and has established himself as one of the best in the game.

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Counterpunch

Russia Bashing: Hatred, Hysteria and Humbug

Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)

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Wall Street Journal

Taqa Pulls Out of Indian Hydroelectric Venture

United Arab Emirates' Abu Dhabi National Energy Co. has pulled out of a deal to buy two hydroelectric power plants from India's Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd. for $1.6 billion, the Indian company said on Thursday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Acquisition of Shares of Macarthur Minerals Limited

The MMS Shares were issued to the Halliday Family Trust as a private placement from treasury pursuant to a share subscription agreement with MMS.

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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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Mediaite.com

WaPo Iran Correspondent, Three Others Detained in Tehran

Washington Post' s Iran correspondent Jason Rezaian was detained in Tehran Tuesday night, according to "credible reports" that the paper has received.

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Reuters

UPDATE 1-UAE's RAKBANK says in talks to acquire RAK National Insurance

United Arab Emirates-based National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah said on Thursday it was looking to acquire a majority stake in a listed insurance company in the emirate, a rare example of a takeover attempt involving two public UAE firms.

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AME Info

Dubai International passenger numbers up 6.2% during H1

Passenger traffic at Dubai International rose to 34,676,090 during the first half of 2014, up 6.2% from the same period last year despite a runway refurbishment programme that reduced the airport to a one-runway operation and cut flights by over 26% during May and June.

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Express India

Mumbai joins Dubai budget carrier flydubai's growing network

Dubai-based low cost airline flydubai will operate direct flights to Mumbai from October 28, bringing the total number of destinations served by the carrier in India to seven.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

CNN

Gulftainer Company Limited United Arab Emirates Expands Into USA

Gulftainer , a subsidiary of Crescent Enterprises and one of the world's largest privately owned port management and logistics companies, today marked its expansion into the USA, as part of its strategic vision to operate 35 terminals in five continents by 2020.

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Hispanic Business

United Arab Emirates,United States : Upgrades to Juniper Networks DDoS Secure solution announced

As attacks on the network become more complicated and difficult to identify, businesses today seek more advanced protection.

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