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Marriott outlines Residence Inn plans for Middle East
Travel & Hospitality»

Marriott outlines Residence Inn plans for Middle East

Thursday, 24 April 2014 1:48 PM

Hotel giant says it has added seven more extended stay properties to its regional pipeline

New law to lure investors to Egypt could feed corruption, critics say
Politics & Economics»

New law to lure investors to Egypt could feed corruption, critics say

Thursday, 24 April 2014 12:56 PM

Gulf investors have lobbied for more assurances

Dubai's Drake and Scull wins $40m Algeria contract
Construction»

Dubai's Drake and Scull wins $40m Algeria contract

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 11:26 AM

North African state limited the access of foreign companies to its construction market for decades

Kenya seeks Qatar natural gas for power station project
Energy»

Kenya seeks Qatar natural gas for power station project

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 5:07 PM

African country says will negotiate imports from Qatar Gas for Mombasa power station

US jurors hear radical cleric's praise for Sept. 11 attacks
Politics & Economics»

US jurors hear radical cleric's praise for Sept. 11 attacks

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 11:59 AM

"Everyone was happy when the planes hit the World Trade Center," footage showed Abu Hamza Al Masri saying

Satirist Bassem Youssef's TV show suspended for 6 weeks
Media»

Satirist Bassem Youssef's TV show suspended for 6 weeks

Monday, 21 April 2014 1:29 PM

Saudi-owned MBC TV network said decision was “to avoid influencing” Egyptian voters during presidential elections next month

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Ex-army chief, leftist to run for Egyptian presidency
Politics & Economics»

Ex-army chief, leftist to run for Egyptian presidency

Monday, 21 April 2014 11:57 AM

Former army general Sisi expected to win vote easily

Hackers target Algerian president in Oman state news agency attack
Politics & Economics»

Hackers target Algerian president in Oman state news agency attack

Monday, 21 April 2014 10:29 AM

Investigation launched into “inaccurate news” which claimed Sultan Qaboos had called Bouteflika a dictator

Hackers publish offensive photo on Omani gov't website
Technology»

Hackers publish offensive photo on Omani gov't website

Sunday, 20 April 2014 12:39 PM

Faces of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and Mohamed Abdelaziz, head of the Polisario Front and President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, were superimposed on the profile headshot of Bouteflika

High stakes as restive Benghazi votes in Libyan local polls
Politics & Economics»

High stakes as restive Benghazi votes in Libyan local polls

Sunday, 20 April 2014 9:01 AM

Libyan voters went to the polls to elect first municipal council members in 15 cities three years after civil war that toppled Muammar Gaddafi

Dubai's Abraaj buys Moroccan chocolate manufacturer
Banking & Finance»

Dubai's Abraaj buys Moroccan chocolate manufacturer

Saturday, 19 April 2014 1:45 AM

Investor says it will seek to enhance product offerings of Casablanca-based Kool Food

MidEast IPO market expected to pick up despite Q1 slump
Markets»

MidEast IPO market expected to pick up despite Q1 slump

Friday, 18 April 2014 10:08 AM

Ernst & Young exec says strong IPO activity is expected in region for the rest of the year

Egyptian court jails 119 Mursi supporters
Politics & Economics»

Egyptian court jails 119 Mursi supporters

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 4:34 PM

Muslim Brotherhood supporters sentenced to three years in jail related to protests held in October

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Royal Jordanian mulls Libya flights suspension after kidnapping
Travel & Hospitality»

Royal Jordanian mulls Libya flights suspension after kidnapping

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 4:57 PM

Airline says it is closely monitoring situation; will take 'appropriate decision' regarding Libyan ops

Jordan's ambassador to Libya kidnapped after gunmen attack his car
Politics & Economics»

Jordan's ambassador to Libya kidnapped after gunmen attack his car

Tuesday, 15 April 2014 12:28 PM

The driver survived the attack and has been hospitalised


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