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However food waste is not unique to Saudi Arabia, low income and developed countries face problems in waste.
July 9, 2014 - 18:47 GMT
Saudi Arabia is the world’s top food importer, and also rated as one of the worst wasters.

July 9, 2013

Nadia Abdullah Kamali delvers her speech during the ceremony
09:08 GMT

Dubai Customs concluded a training programme qualifying and preparing 2nd and 3rd line managers for future leadership roles by celebrating the graduation of the first batch of such ambitious programme.

July 8, 2013

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10:01 GMT

The discovery means the Jewish state could suck up Lebanese gas through horizontal or vertical drilling

Dubai night skyline (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
07:52 GMT

Emirates NBD appoints new Chief Investment Officer of Wealth Management Division

Azadi Monument, Tehran (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
07:51 GMT

The value of Iranian water projects in foreign countries has risen by 282 percent since the start of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s administration in 2005

(Source: Etihad's facebook page)
07:36 GMT

Indian civil aviation minister Ajit Singh is understood to have threatened to quit in the wake of the contentious Jet-Etihad dead.

(Source: AFP)
07:05 GMT

Measures include reconsidering prices of imported production requirements, promotion of national exports and diversification of the economy base

Dubai skyline (Source: Wikimedia Commons)
06:54 GMT

As many countries across the region face turmoil, Dubai welcomes a slew of luxury home buyers

July 7, 2013

Dubai's twisted Cayan Tower (source: Wikimedia Commons)
13:21 GMT

Experts discussed ways to encourage small and medium businesses in the science and tech arena.

Iran’s cement exports touched 13.5 million tons in the last one-year period. Photo used for illustrative purposes (Source: Wikimedia/Oussama zrafi)
08:39 GMT

Amid crippling economic sanctions, Iran's mineral and industrial exports grow by 23 percent

Photo used for illustrative purposes (Source: Wikimedia commons)
08:28 GMT

A recent Israeli discovery of a new gas field 4 kilometers away from the Lebanese coast means Israel could easily siphon off Lebanon’s gas wealth.

The Saudi stock exchange (Source: AFP file photo)
08:07 GMT

The market capitalization of eight real estate companies listed on Saudi stock market (Tadawul) is estimated at SR 74 billion ($19.73 billion)

Symbol created in the 1930s by the British advisor to the King of Bahrain (then emir) -- updated, with five white "valleys" representing the five pilars of Islam (Source: Wikimedia commons)
07:34 GMT

A luxury apartment development sells out in in only three days, boding well for Bahraini real estate

Symbol created in the 1930s by the British advisor to the King of Bahrain (then emir) -- updated, with five white "valleys" representing the five pilars of Islam (Source: Wikimedia commons)
07:33 GMT

A luxury apartment development sells out in in only three days, boding well for Bahraini real estate

July 4, 2013

Trading on Egypt's Stock Exchange was suspended after President Mursi was ousted by the army
13:53 GMT

The Egyptian stock market suspended trading minutes after the opening on Thursday, after the main index leapt 6.4 percent on hopes for economic and political stability after Wednesday's takeover of the country by the army.

Dubai World Central
12:40 GMT
(press release)

The Business Park organized an educational seminar aimed at highlighting the state-of-the-art facilities and strategic advantages that the Business Park offers to companies from diverse sectors.