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Egypt approves long-awaited VAT law, set at 13%
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Egypt approves long-awaited VAT law, set at 13%

Monday, 29 August 2016 6:36 PM

Parliament had been debating the law for weeks with several lawmakers opposing the initial proposal

Saudi Telecom, Lebara in talks on Egypt 4G mobile licence
Technology»

Saudi Telecom, Lebara in talks on Egypt 4G mobile licence

Monday, 29 August 2016 1:50 PM

Representatives from telcos are in Egypt to discuss possibility of obtaining fourth-gen mobile phone licence

UAE agrees to provide Egypt central bank with $1bn deposit
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UAE agrees to provide Egypt central bank with $1bn deposit

Tuesday, 23 August 2016 12:44 AM

Egypt has previously also secured pledges from the UAE and Saudi Arabia for about $4.5bn

UAE's Masdar says Mauritania solar project 50% completed
Energy»

UAE's Masdar says Mauritania solar project 50% completed

Sunday, 21 August 2016 12:53 PM

Abu Dhabi’s future energy company is building a 16.6MW solar power plant network in the Islamic Republic of Mauritania

UAE's Midcom plans major Mstore brand expansion in Africa
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UAE's Midcom plans major Mstore brand expansion in Africa

Sunday, 21 August 2016 9:16 AM

Company says to enter new markets to grow Mstore from 300 shops to over 2,000 by 2020

Emirates says to upgrade services on Khartoum route
Transport»

Emirates says to upgrade services on Khartoum route

Thursday, 18 August 2016 1:58 PM

Dubai airline to add 100 seats on flights by replacing A340 aircraft with larger Boeing 777-300

Egypt says to receive $2bn deposit from Saudi Arabia
Politics & Economics»

Egypt says to receive $2bn deposit from Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 18 August 2016 1:58 PM

Egypt inked a raft of agreements with Saudi Arabia during a visit by the Saudi king in April

Former Barca star Keita signs for Qatar's El Jaish SC
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Former Barca star Keita signs for Qatar's El Jaish SC

Wednesday, 17 August 2016 5:19 PM

Mali midfielder Seydou Keita inks six-month deal after leaving AS Roma as a free agent

Kenya's Rudisha retains 800m title with devastating final-lap sprint
Sport»

Kenya's Rudisha retains 800m title with devastating final-lap sprint

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 10:51 AM

Nicknamed 'King David' in Kenya, Rudisha hit top gear in the final 300 metres to surge ahead of his rivals with his trademark finishing kick

Emirates says to resume flights to Guinea capital in October
Transport»

Emirates says to resume flights to Guinea capital in October

Friday, 12 August 2016 12:26 AM

Dubai airline previously suspended services to Conakry in August 2014 after review of operations

Abu Dhabi Global Market signs deal with South Africa
Banking & Finance»

Abu Dhabi Global Market signs deal with South Africa

Tuesday, 9 August 2016 2:01 PM

Agreement with South Africa’s Financial Services Board aims 'to strengthen cross-border ties'

Emirates says to launch A380 flights to Johannesburg
Transport»

Emirates says to launch A380 flights to Johannesburg

Friday, 5 August 2016 1:21 AM

Dubai airline set to upgrade one of its four daily flights to South African city from February 2017

Dubai firm inks deal to acquire Guinea, Liberia diamond mines
Commodities»

Dubai firm inks deal to acquire Guinea, Liberia diamond mines

Friday, 5 August 2016 1:20 AM

Citigate Commodities Trading Limited inks agreement as part of expansion push in West Africa

Tunisia lawmakers pass vote of no confidence in prime minister
Politics & Economics»

Tunisia lawmakers pass vote of no confidence in prime minister

Sunday, 31 July 2016 9:53 AM

President Beji Caid Essebsi had been under fire for a lack of progress on a financial reforms package to create growth and jobs

Saudi Arabia's power construction projects pipeline worth $275bn
Energy»

Saudi Arabia's power construction projects pipeline worth $275bn

Saturday, 30 July 2016 10:05 AM

Gulf kingdom leads power generation construction projects pipeline, with focus on nuclear energy


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