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Saudi Weddings 2014, is the perfect one-stop wedding festival for future weds to see, touch, hear, compare wedding jewelry, dresses, cosmetics and fragrances according to the latest trends.
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The exhibition considered the biggest family gathering in the field of weddings and fashion as it involves more than 80 companies around the world

Dimian noted that the annual meeting between Egypt and the IMF will be scheduled after the presidential elections, slated to take place in May.
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The interim government is currently preparing a new economic stimulus package that will focus on the industrial, housing and construction, communication and tourism sectors.

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 The kingdom's banking sector remains very resilient and requirements to enhance the liquidity and reserves under Basel III will further bolster it, Rasheed Al Maraj was quoted as saying.
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Bahraini banks will be fully ready to implement the Basel III international banking standards on new capital requirements by next year, the governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) said

The growth rate is more than double a recent estimate from the International Air Transport Association, or Iata, that passenger demand will increase 5.8 per cent this year on a global basis
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The national airline of the UAE racked up $1.4 billion in revenues as it transported 3.2 million passengers, higher by over 14 per cent year-on-year

Economic situation improving: Confidence grows as lifestyle and family life gets better in Abu Dhabi (File/AFP)
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Consumer Confidence grew by 10 percent in 2013 according to the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development.

The rise in green building will see an increase in demand for materials in Qatar (File/AFP)
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The Qatari government has pledged an estimated $182 billion into infrastructure, focussing on eco-friendly green building over next five years.

In 2012, over 485 Pakistanis were deported from Oman for illegally entering the country (File/AFP)
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The six-month ban on expat workers, which was due to expire as been extended according to a source at the Ministry of Manpower.

The World Bank aims to promote better use of public resources in Lebanon (File/AFP)
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The World Bank has agreed to support Lebanon's Finance Ministry with a $5.2 million loan.

The next two years will see a surge in car sales with a 75 percent hike (File/AFP)
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A new study by consumer group Nielson says that car sales in the Middle East will go up in the next two years.

The Iranian official also pointed to nuclear negotiations between Tehran and the major powers and said that the talks will not threaten the interests of any countr
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The expansion of relations with the Islamic Republic, which enjoys high status in the region, is one of the UAE’s priorities, said Sheikh Mohammad.

On average the emirate recorded 7 percent quarter-on-quarter growth for apartment rentals, and a strong year-on-year figure of 38 percent
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“Budget-conscious Dubai residents are now relocating to Sharjah in a flight to affordability,” said John Stevens, managing director, Asteco.

Renewed exports will restore much-needed revenue stream for Libya's weak central government following the 2011 overthrow of Moamer Kadhafi.
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Libya prepared to resume oil exports Tuesday following a break of more than eight months, after autonomy-seeking rebels agreed to lift their blockade of ports in the country's east.

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High demand: Halal food imports alone are set to increase to $53.1 billion by 2020 (File/AFP)
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Food, lifestyle and products manufactured under Islamic law are expected to be worth $2.48 trillion in the next four years due to increasing demand and a growing Muslim population.

One hundred charging stations will be installed initially across Dubai in 2014 (File/AFP)
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Charging stations for electric cars will soon pop up all over Dubai to enhance grid efficiency.

Big move: Oman government and BP in a joint collaboration (FIle/AFP)
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Oman's government and BP signed a contract to develop the Khazzan gas field of Block 61 and will be completed by 2017.