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Retrial verdict for Al Jazeera journalists in Cairo adjourned
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Retrial verdict for Al Jazeera journalists in Cairo adjourned

Thursday, 30 July 2015 1:40 PM

Qatar-based TV network says it is 'extremely angry' that the verdict has been delayed again

Malaysia almost certain debris found off Madagascar is from a Boeing 777
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Malaysia almost certain debris found off Madagascar is from a Boeing 777

Thursday, 30 July 2015 10:36 AM

Search efforts led by Australia have focused on a broad expanse of the southern Indian Ocean off Australia, roughly 3,700 km from France's Reunion Island

Fifth of Libya’s wealth fund untraced since Gaddafi
Politics & Economics»

Fifth of Libya’s wealth fund untraced since Gaddafi

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 12:16 PM

The Libyan Investment Authority plans to identify any corrupt investments made by the Gaddafi regime following an audit by Deloitte

Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights
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Qatar's beIN wins 2018-2024 Olympic Games broadcast rights

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 2:02 PM

Rights cost broadcaster a reported $150m as the International Olympic Committee hands out contracts

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Kuwait's Jazeera to resume Assiut flights after airport revamp
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Kuwait's Jazeera to resume Assiut flights after airport revamp

Monday, 27 July 2015 3:11 PM

Airlinne says it will restart flights to Egyptian city from September 10, more than a year after suspension

Ships cross Egypt's New Suez Canal in first test-run
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Ships cross Egypt's New Suez Canal in first test-run

Sunday, 26 July 2015 11:16 AM

Three cargo ships successfully pass through new canal ahead of formal opening on Aug 6

Kuwait's Al-Salam gets nod to list on Egyptian stock market
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Kuwait's Al-Salam gets nod to list on Egyptian stock market

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 4:06 PM

Investment firm already lists on Kuwait and Dubai bourses; has tried unsuccessfully to offer depository receipts in Egypt since 2013

Emirates says to launch flights to Mali capital in October
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Emirates says to launch flights to Mali capital in October

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 2:37 PM

Bamako will be linked to Emirates’ current four times weekly service to Dakar, Senegal from Oct 25

FIFA meet to set date for vote on Blatter's replacement
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FIFA meet to set date for vote on Blatter's replacement

Monday, 20 July 2015 12:44 PM

Meeting will also discuss early plans for reforms in response to corruption scandals which have rocked FIFA.

Emaar's Egyptian unit says H1 net sales grow by 20%
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Emaar's Egyptian unit says H1 net sales grow by 20%

Monday, 13 July 2015 5:15 PM

Emaar Misr reports sales of nearly $500m during the first half of this year

Arab acting legend Omar Sharif dies, aged 83
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Arab acting legend Omar Sharif dies, aged 83

Friday, 10 July 2015 6:33 PM

Egyptian-born actor was best known for his title role as Doctor Zhivago in the Oscar-winning film

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Dubai's Abraaj sells stake in African insurance company
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Dubai's Abraaj sells stake in African insurance company

Friday, 10 July 2015 9:12 AM

Private equity firm announces exit from UAP Holdings; sells 13.6% to London-listed Old Mutual plc

Moroccan PM's appeal against 'scantily' clad J-Lo rejected by regulator
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Moroccan PM's appeal against 'scantily' clad J-Lo rejected by regulator

Thursday, 9 July 2015 11:46 AM

The Prime Minister had called for sanctions against the public TV channel that broadcast images of Jennifer Lopez in “suggestive poses” during a concert in the country

7 yoga retreats just a stretch from Dubai
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7 yoga retreats just a stretch from Dubai

Thursday, 9 July 2015 11:24 AM

Whether you want to relax, detox, surf, dive, be in nature or immerse yourself in yoga, we’ve picked 7 unique retreats in the Middle East and Africa

Egypt no longer lowest paying country in region
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Egypt no longer lowest paying country in region

Thursday, 9 July 2015 10:48 AM

Pay scales on the rise in line with improved performance in Q1 2015


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