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Revealed: Top 10 world's richest women

Monday, 2 March 2015 9:28 AM

The female power players with big bank balances to match

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Revealed: Top 10 world's most powerful women

Monday, 2 March 2015 9:27 AM

Female leaders across a variety of sectors helping to crack the glass ceiling

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The 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2015 in Politics and Law

Monday, 2 March 2015 9:25 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.

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The 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2015

Monday, 2 March 2015 9:22 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.

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Kuwait celebrates 54th National Day

Sunday, 1 March 2015 3:49 PM

The Kuwaitis celebrated the country’s 54th Independence Day and the 24th anniversary of the end of the Gulf war with the liberation of Kuwait from Iraqi occupation, in Kuwait City on February 26, 2015.

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Dubai unveils sculptures as part of Expo 2020 awareness campaign

Sunday, 1 March 2015 11:54 AM

The 21 pieces of art will be erected around the UAE this week as part of a public awareness campaign for Expo 2020 Dubai, entitled ‘For Everyone’

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Steady growth of Singapore’s economy

Thursday, 26 February 2015 12:28 PM

According to the latest data, Singapore’s economy grew more than initially estimated – gross domestic product grew 4.9 percent in the first three months 0f 2015.

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Saudi Arabia’s shield from ISIL

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 12:53 PM

Inaugurated last September, the double-fence system and its complementary high-tech surveillance tools have become a front line for the kingdom trying to protect itself from ISIL extremists who have seized parts of Iraq and Syria.

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Qatari Emir meets Obama in the Oval Office

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 12:53 PM

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani met with the US president Barack in the Oval Office of White House in Washington, DC, February 24, 2015. The two leaders expressed commitment to defeating Islamic State, and also discussed the unrest in Yemen and Libya.

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In pics: IDEX 2015 in Abu Dhabi

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:03 PM

More than 150 firms from 55 countries are attending International Defence Exhibition and Conference (Idex) 2015, which was officially inaugurated by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. During the five day event held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec), the companies are expecting to bag lucrative deals.

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US defence chief travels to Middle East

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:03 PM

The United States is considering slowing a planned withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan to ensure that 'progress sticks' after more than a decade of war, new Defense Secretary Ash Carter said during an unannounced visit to Kabul on Saturday.

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Palestinian president Abbas visits Saudi Arabia

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 1:03 PM

During an official visit of Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Monday, the new King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud affirmed the kingdom’s fixed position in support of the Palestinian issue and the Palestinian people’s right to establish their own independent state.

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Reaction as euro zone gives Greece four-month extension

Monday, 23 February 2015 12:51 PM

Greece obtained a provisional deal from euro area finance ministers intended to keep aid flowing to the country in return for oversight on fiscal measures.

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Australian prime minister announces changes in national security

Monday, 23 February 2015 12:51 PM

Tony Abbott announces changes to anti-terror laws based on the recommendations of a counter-terrorism review.

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Qatar's Sheikh Tamim visits Japan

Sunday, 22 February 2015 12:43 PM

Qatar's Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani arrived in Tokyo on Thursday for a two-day official visit to Japan.


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