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For a wealthy nation like the UAE, which sees Sisi’s Egypt as a bulwark against Islamists, the political value of the project outweighs the economic risks.
December 7, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Experts say that growing wheat in the desert makes no economic sense given the logistical and environmental challenges.

December 8, 2014

Located in the incubator building at Masdar City, the centre is a reconfigurable, multi-purpose facility and will not be restricted to providing only security solutions.
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Earlier this year, reports indicated that Lockheed Martin also held talks with the UAE government for a military deal worth $270 million.

December 7, 2014

During the event
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This year Nestlé Saudi Arabia is celebrating the third successful year of the Nestlé Centre of Excellence in Saudi Arabia.

Hans Nygvist, Country Manager of Ericsson Ethiopia
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Ericsson and the International Rescue Committee announced a multi-faceted partnership aimed at connecting and providing support for those impacted by health, natural disaster and conflict-driven humanitarian crises.

The countries in the Mena region are likely to become important global centres for producing iron and steel in the next five to 10 years, he added.
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The UAE is amongst the highest consumers of iron and steel products (1,309 kg per person), well above the global average of 240 kg per person,

According to this Iranian researcher, HIFU can have many therapeutic uses, the main use of which is for treating cancer, although some HIFU devices are already being used today for cosmetic surgery.
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“What we do is to place the ultrasound in environmental conditions; that will enable us to either remove or alter parts of a tissue for therapeutic purposes,” he explained.

December 4, 2014

Iran was formerly Peugeot's second largest market by volume and one in four cars in the country carries the Lion brand.
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France's PSA Peugeot-Citroen is in "intense" talks about resuming production in Iran, halted since March 2012, a top representative of the automaker said in Tehran on Monday.

December 2, 2014

Bigger is better campaign
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Samsung Electronics Levant, a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, announced the launch of “Bigger is Better” campaign to introduce its new big size TVs.

December 1, 2014

Saudi Arabia has introduced new rules that aim to further liberalise the country’s healthcare sector.
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Saudi Arabia’s healthcare market, although growing steadily, has been largely restricted by local ownership rules

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Hansgrohe SE, the German bathroom specialist has set new standards in price and performance with its innovative Croma Select range, which now features Hansgrohe’s clever Select technology.

November 30, 2014

During the event
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(press release)

Jotun, the leading regional paint manufacturer, has announced today the opening of its 2000th Multicolor Centre in the Middle East, India and Africa market.

85 inch Bendable UHD TV
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The holiday season is a time for giving, but getting the right gift for an endless list of friends and family can be a stressful task in the lead up to December 25th.

November 27, 2014

Bong-suk Kwon, head of the Synergy Division of LG Corp
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(press release)

LG Electronics (LG) today announced the appointment of new executives to lead the LG Home Entertainment and LG Mobile Communications companies.

November 26, 2014

Khalil El-Dalu, General Manager, Epson Middle East
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(press release)

Epson has launched its latest range of projectors with higher Colour Light Output (CLO) in KSA.

LG AC Academy Training
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LG Electronics Academy held a training workshop on the features of the latest iteration of LG’s Multi V4 central air conditioning system, which is known for consuming up to 60% less energy than conventional air conditioners.

During the event
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UAE top steelmaker Emirates Steel today announced that it has been awarded the Gold Category of the prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA 2014).