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Saudis poll supports forcing women TV presenters to cover-up
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Saudis poll supports forcing women TV presenters to cover-up

Monday, 5 January 2015 10:19 AM

A newspaper poll in the conservative kingdom shows two-thirds support a proposal to force female newsreaders to wear the black abaya, minimal makeup

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Launch of Alwaleed's Alarab news channel delayed to Feb 1
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Launch of Alwaleed's Alarab news channel delayed to Feb 1

Monday, 15 December 2014 3:06 PM

Saudi billionaire's new 24-hour news channel was due to begin transmission before the end of 2014

Prince Alwaleed claims victory in Forbes libel case
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Prince Alwaleed claims victory in Forbes libel case

Thursday, 27 November 2014 11:11 AM

Saudi royal sued US magazine over claims he dishonestly manipulated the share price of Kingdom Holding

More TV channels could be shut down in Saudi Arabia
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More TV channels could be shut down in Saudi Arabia

Sunday, 9 November 2014 4:38 PM

Wesal TV office in Riyadh closed down for promoting violence, hatred and sectarian division

Alwaleed-backed News Corp sees revenue up 4% on the back of higher book sales
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Alwaleed-backed News Corp sees revenue up 4% on the back of higher book sales

Thursday, 6 November 2014 4:59 PM

Revenue at the news and information unit, which includes Wall Street Journal and New York Post, fell about 3%

Saudi Arabia closes offices of religious TV channel
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Saudi Arabia closes offices of religious TV channel

Wednesday, 5 November 2014 9:02 PM

Wesal TV has long been accused of broadcasting programmes against Shi'ite Muslims

Saudi Arabia jails three lawyers for tweets criticising judiciary
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Saudi Arabia jails three lawyers for tweets criticising judiciary

Monday, 27 October 2014 7:45 PM

Sentences of between five and eight years handed down by Saudi court for messages on Twitter

Power and profits
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Power and profits

Sunday, 26 October 2014 9:21 AM

The most influential members of the Gulf’s largest expatriate community

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InPicture: The GCC’s 100 Most Powerful Indians 2014 - Media

Sunday, 26 October 2014 9:21 AM

We present the most influential men and women of Indian origin who are making a difference in the GCC’s business and industry today.

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InPicture: The GCC’s 100 Most Powerful Indians 2014

Sunday, 26 October 2014 9:21 AM

We present the most influential men and women of Indian origin who are making a difference in the GCC’s business and industry today.

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Indian power means UAE power
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Indian power means UAE power

Sunday, 26 October 2014 9:19 AM

We present the most influential men and women of Indian origin who are making a difference in the UAE’s business and industry today.

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US producer in talks to stage live Disney shows in Saudi Arabia
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US producer in talks to stage live Disney shows in Saudi Arabia

Thursday, 23 October 2014 10:05 AM

Feld Entertainment is the largest live family entertainment company in the world and produces Disney on Ice

Saudi telco inks deal to launch Man Utd TV in Middle East
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Saudi telco inks deal to launch Man Utd TV in Middle East

Saturday, 18 October 2014 9:24 AM

Saudi Telecom Co has exclusive rights to broadcast football club's MUTV channel in the region

Studios ready for Alarab news channel launch in Q4
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Studios ready for Alarab news channel launch in Q4

Friday, 17 October 2014 9:57 AM

Qvest Media says it has completed delivery and implementation of all production, broadcast and distribution facilities

Qatar Airways to sponsor Saudi football club
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Qatar Airways to sponsor Saudi football club

Sunday, 12 October 2014 7:00 PM

Agreement with Al-Ahli Football Club comes just months before it starts domestic flights in the kingdom

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