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Egypt gets $23bn from Gulf states since Mursi ousting
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Egypt gets $23bn from Gulf states since Mursi ousting

Monday, 2 March 2015 2:40 PM

Investment Minister reveals extent of aid from Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait in past 18 months

Dubai's Abraaj leads $200m healthcare investment in North Africa
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj leads $200m healthcare investment in North Africa

Monday, 2 March 2015 2:07 PM

Private equity firm announces partnership to enhance quality and accessibility of healthcare in Egypt, Tunisia

Sheikha Lubna retains top spot in female power list
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Sheikha Lubna retains top spot in female power list

Monday, 2 March 2015 9:33 AM

Amal Clooney, Lebanese-British lawyer, activist and author, was the highest new entry this year

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Revealed: 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2015
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Revealed: 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2015

Monday, 2 March 2015 9:31 AM

Welcome to CEO Middle East’s fifth annual list of the world’s most powerful Arab women — our yearly look at the most important female influencers across the Arab world.

Abu Dhabi's NBAD says not interested in Citi's Egypt assets
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Abu Dhabi's NBAD says not interested in Citi's Egypt assets

Sunday, 1 March 2015 7:47 PM

National Bank of Abu Dhabi chief executive is targeting organic growth in the UAE and globally

Egypt's Sisi meets new Saudi King to discuss Middle East crises
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Egypt's Sisi meets new Saudi King to discuss Middle East crises

Sunday, 1 March 2015 6:05 PM

Meeting aims to strengthen bilateral ties, as well as discussing the crises in the region

Abu Dhabi developer said to plan new $80bn Egyptian city
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Abu Dhabi developer said to plan new $80bn Egyptian city

Sunday, 1 March 2015 2:10 PM

Alabbar-linked Eagle Hills is reportedly building new city near Egyptian capital of Cairo

Saudi Arabia to host Turkish, Egyptian, Pakistan leaders
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Saudi Arabia to host Turkish, Egyptian, Pakistan leaders

Sunday, 1 March 2015 12:47 PM

King Salman will be busy this week, with the leaders of three regional states scheduled for talks in Riyadh

Libyan PM criticizes US, UK and EU for failing to supply weapons
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Libyan PM criticizes US, UK and EU for failing to supply weapons

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 12:42 PM

Tough comments come a day after Libya's elected parliament, allied to Abdullah Al Thinni suspended its participation in UN-sponsored talks to try to end the power struggle between the two rival administrations

Kuwait's Zain seeks to repatriate $280m from Sudan
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Kuwait's Zain seeks to repatriate $280m from Sudan

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 7:05 PM

Telecom operator has long faced difficulties changing revenue earned in Sudanese pounds into other currencies

Egypt's Sisi calls for joint Arab military
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Egypt's Sisi calls for joint Arab military

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:30 PM

Egyptian soldier-turned-president says the need for a unified Arab force is ‘growing and becoming more pressing every day’

Ooredoo Kuwait blames FX losses as Q4 profit is wiped out
Technology»

Ooredoo Kuwait blames FX losses as Q4 profit is wiped out

Monday, 23 February 2015 6:53 PM

Subsidiary of Qatari telco says restructuring costs in Tunisia also contribute to drop in Q4 net profit

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ISIL militants claim attacks on Iranian ambassador's residence in Libya
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ISIL militants claim attacks on Iranian ambassador's residence in Libya

Monday, 23 February 2015 12:24 PM

Attack came two days after the group claimed responsibility for a double suicide bombing that killed more than 40 people in the eastern town of Qubbah

Etihad steps up recruitment drive amid expansion plan
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Etihad steps up recruitment drive amid expansion plan

Sunday, 22 February 2015 3:49 PM

Abu Dhabi airline says to hold 11 recruitment days in six cities around the world during March

MENA M&A activity increases by 6% in 2014 but values fall
Banking & Finance»

MENA M&A activity increases by 6% in 2014 but values fall

Saturday, 21 February 2015 10:06 AM

Ernst & Young report says 468 deals were announced during quarter although deal value falls by 11%


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