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Al Jazeera reporter Greste fears Egyptian conviction in absentia
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Al Jazeera reporter Greste fears Egyptian conviction in absentia

Friday, 29 May 2015 9:17 AM

Retrial resumes in Cairo next week after Australian was deported after spending 400 days in Egyptian jail

Kuwait's Agility gets approval to issue long term bonds
Transport»

Kuwait's Agility gets approval to issue long term bonds

Thursday, 28 May 2015 2:29 PM

Chief executive quoted as Agility plans to invest $1 billion into the Egyptian market

Libyan prime minister says survives assassination attempt
Politics & Economics»

Libyan prime minister says survives assassination attempt

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 11:49 AM

Gunmen opened fire as Abdullah Al Thinni as he was leaving a session of parliament

Yahsat eyes further expansion in Africa and Asia
Technology»

Yahsat eyes further expansion in Africa and Asia

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 11:35 AM

The company says it is on track to launch its third satellite in Q4 2016, says CCO

Saudi's Alhokair plans to build Egypt shopping mall
Retail»

Saudi's Alhokair plans to build Egypt shopping mall

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 7:02 PM

Egypt's MNHD approves offer from unit of Saudi retailer to build mall at its Teegan development, east of Cairo

UAE's Gulf Capital says eyeing four deals in Egypt
Banking & Finance»

UAE's Gulf Capital says eyeing four deals in Egypt

Monday, 25 May 2015 2:40 PM

Abu Dhabi-based private equity firm mulls deals in healthcare, oil and gas, petrochemicals and consumer goods

Arabtec project to build a million homes approved by Egypt, says gov't official
Construction»

Arabtec project to build a million homes approved by Egypt, says gov't official

Monday, 25 May 2015 11:11 AM

Dubai-based builder has received Egyptian cabinet approval for $36.7bn deal

UAE foundation completes Morocco campaign to prevent blindness
Healthcare»

UAE foundation completes Morocco campaign to prevent blindness

Sunday, 24 May 2015 2:56 PM

Noor Dubai Foundation says 4,200 eye exams carried out with more than 400 surgeries performed

Kuwait's Burgan mulls UAE, Saudi, Egypt expansion
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's Burgan mulls UAE, Saudi, Egypt expansion

Sunday, 24 May 2015 2:30 PM

Chief executive says Kuwait's third-largest lender is looking to raise share of international operations in its business

Dubai's Abraaj invests $30m in fund to help regional SMEs
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj invests $30m in fund to help regional SMEs

Friday, 22 May 2015 8:50 AM

Company says it is a cornerstone investor in Auvest fund to suppport small businesses in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia

Female African musicians unite in 'Poverty is Sexist' campaign
Politics & Economics»

Female African musicians unite in 'Poverty is Sexist' campaign

Thursday, 21 May 2015 4:17 PM

Part of a global drive to eradicate extreme poverty by 2030

Kuwait's Al Ahli Bank to buy Piraeus Bank Egypt for $150m
Banking & Finance»

Kuwait's Al Ahli Bank to buy Piraeus Bank Egypt for $150m

Thursday, 21 May 2015 3:28 PM

Lender says transaction still requires approvals from the central banks of Kuwait and Egypt

Amnesty International says Morocco 'getting away with torture'
Politics & Economics»

Amnesty International says Morocco 'getting away with torture'

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:02 PM

Human rights body urged gov't to stamp out torture, including the use of mock drownings and sexual violence

Algerian forces kill 22 militants allied to ISIL
Politics & Economics»

Algerian forces kill 22 militants allied to ISIL

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 11:12 AM

Security sources said the strike was against members of the Caliphate Soldiers, an Al Qaeda splinter faction

Dubai's Emaar to float Egypt unit on Cairo bourse
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Emaar to float Egypt unit on Cairo bourse

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 10:14 AM

Burj Khalifa developer did not reveal a timeline, but confirmed it is to retain 87% of its subsidiary after the listing


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