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The report expects that if Qatar loses its hosting right of the World Cup, the infrastructure spending will lose execution focus and face potential delays.
July 18, 2014 - 00:18 GMT
The nominal effect of the World Cup cancellation is credit positive, as capital spending would be lower and more efficient, according to the bank.

January 9, 2013

Samsonite store at Deira City Centre
07:24 GMT
(press release)

Samsonite Group – the worldwide leader in travel solution– recently unveiled its newly-renovated Classic Store at Deira City Centre.

The Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) is facing corruption allegations
04:00 GMT

Jordan's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Monday referred a new file involving alleged corruption related to mining operations at the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company (JPMC) to the prosecutor general.

January 8, 2013

During the event
06:51 GMT
(press release)

Jotun Paints has announced the launch of its ‘Painters Loyalty Program,’ a first-of-its-kind innovative channel incentive program for painters, dealers, contractors and paint users in the KSA.

Lebanon's agricultural industry is facing "disaster" due to  recent storm hitting the country
05:58 GMT

Lebanon's agricultural sector is bracing for extensive damage from the harsh winter storm sweeping across Lebanon, said the Farmers Association Monday, lamenting the absence of any formal compensation framework.

Smart TV
05:02 GMT

LG Electronics will unveil its new CINEMA 3D Smart TV lineup at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

January 7, 2013

Saeed Fadel Al Mazrooei, CEO and president of EMAL at the GAC award ceremony
09:08 GMT
(press release)

EMAL has won a Health and Safety award from the Gulf Aluminium Council for its Environmental, Health and Safety resulting in EMAL’s industry-leading record of 10 million work hours without a Lost Time Incident.

January 6, 2013

During the agreement
12:11 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan signed a new one-year agreement with the General Union of Food Industry Employees on Sunday 23rd December, 2012.

Xerox WorkCentre
07:59 GMT
(press release)

The Xerox WorkCentre 3210 multifunction laser printer brings powerful capabilities to the single user or small workgroup.

January 3, 2013

LG launches OLED TV
10:07 GMT
(press release)

LG Electronics announced that it will begin accepting pre-orders for its eagerly-awaited 55-inch class OLED TV in South Korea this month with deliveries scheduled to begin next month.

Braun Silk-épil 5
06:49 GMT
(press release)

Young women everywhere can now rejoice as Braun launches Silk-épil 5 Young Beauty, which guarantees a gentler epilation experience and short-hair removal for smooth skin confidence all year round.

January 2, 2013

Agostino Renna, President & CEO of GE Lighting Europe, Middle East & Africa
12:01 GMT
(press release)

GE Lighting today announced that Agostino Renna has been named president and CEO of GE Lighting Europe, Middle East & Africa effective immediately.

December 31, 2012

Young Soo Kim President, Samsung Gulf Electronics, in the newly inaugurated Al Watan Showroom
08:53 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics is further solidifying its presence in the Qatari market by inaugurating two new Samsung showrooms.

December 30, 2012

12:07 GMT

The expansion, scheduled to open for business in the second quarter of 2013, extends the quay wall by 400 metres to 3000 metres, allowing the simultaneous handling of six 15000 TEU mega ships.

Tayfun Topkoç, Regional Director for HP Software, Middle East
07:42 GMT

HP announced a new version of HP Business Service Management software.

07:18 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East collaborated with skydivers in the region for the first time at the held World Parachuting Championship 2012 in Dubai.