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In general, investment in R&D and HT exports are positively related since R&D eventually leads to more technologically intensive production capabilities.
August 10, 2014 - 14:25 GMT
The countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are a special case amongst high income economies.

August 20, 2014

LG IPS 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor
07:39 GMT
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LG Electronics (LG) will be unveiling its newest IPS 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor (model 34UC97) and other compelling monitor offerings at IFA 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

August 19, 2014

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Sony’s commitment to delivering products that move people emotionally, also known as ‘Kando’, has been recognised with a record six awards from EISA (European Imaging and Sound Association).

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro
05:58 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo announced the launch of its smartphone portfolio for the first time in Oman, carefully designed to fit every style, personality and budget.

05:25 GMT
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A number of Honeywell Aerospace products contributed to the certification of Embraer’s newest midsize jet, the Legacy 500, offering a new level of comfort and reliability in business aviation.

The new arrests came as security authorities weigh options to issue tickets to both illegal workers and their employers instead of arresting them, reported.
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The Interior and Labor ministries have stepped up their campaign to drive out residency and labor rule violators across the Kingdom after arresting nearly 8,500 foreigners in the Makkah region over the past two months.

August 18, 2014

Emrill ascents to 380 meters with 23 Marina
08:36 GMT
(press release)

Emrill, the leading Facilities Management provider in the UAE, today announced the signing of a one year facilities management contract for 23 Marina Residences.

Sony’s new compact portable wireless speakers
06:02 GMT
(press release)

Sony announced the expansion of its compact portable wireless speaker line-up with four new light weight speaker additions that could serve as perfect holiday companions for both indoor and outdoor use.

August 17, 2014

Samsung Galaxy Alpha
06:03 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. unveiled its new design approach with the Galaxy Alpha.

Jewelry remains the biggest component of gold demand, representing more than half of all demand at 510 tons.
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Global jewelry demand, which represents more than half of total global demand, was unsurprisingly down 30 percent year-on-year to 510 tons.

August 14, 2014

Dell Precision Tower 5810
10:16 GMT
(press release)

Dell announced new mainstream and performance tower and rack workstations, the Dell Precision Tower 5810, Tower 7810, Tower 7910, and Rack 7910.

Rabih Dabboussi, General Manager for Cisco UAE
05:25 GMT
(press release)

Cisco announced today it will showcase its world-class Smart and Connected Communities (S+CC) technology solutions, aligning with the Dubai Smart City goals, at GITEX Technology Week 2014.

August 12, 2014

Advanced economies, represented by the US, Europe and Japan, have imported goods at the fastest rate in more than two years in the last three months.
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Advanced economies, represented by the US, Europe and Japan, have imported goods at the fastest rate in more than two years in the last three months.

Samsung Galaxy Tab
10:29 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics is offering students across the UAE a chance to win up to $10,000 in tuition fees, as well as an instant 10 percent discount on select tablets.

August 11, 2014

Dubai-based brokerage Arqaam Capital last year valued OSN at $4.3 billion.
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The TV company has operations across Mena, and posted earnings of 139.5 million dinars ($494 million) in 2013.

In 2007, Hyundai Engineering & Construction and Doosan Engineering won the 1.8 billion dinar ($1.5 billion) contract to build and operate the power plant,
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Libya is facing the worst violence since the fall of former ruler Muammar Gaddafi three years ago