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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.

October 22, 2014

Samsung Bendable UHD TV
10:21 GMT
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Samsung Gulf Electronics, Co. Ltd. experienced a sales surge at this year’s GITEX Shopper, with total sales doubling on last year’s show.

October 21, 2014

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Samsung Electronics has risen to seventh position in Interbrand’s annual ‘Best Global Brands’ report released recently.

October 19, 2014

During GALAXY Note 4 Event
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(press release)

Samsung Electronics Mobile devices in Jordan, announced the launch of the GALAXY Note 4, during a press conference held recently at the Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel.

October 16, 2014

Black Galaxy Note Edge
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(press release)

Samsung Electronics has revealed a new addition to its flagship Galaxy Note series with the launch of the limited edition Galaxy Note Edge.

October 13, 2014

Kuwaiti logistics firm Agility said on Monday that a wholly owned unit had won an $82.5 million contract from Britain’s Ministry of Defence.
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The contract, secured by Agility Defense and Government Services, will run from October 2014 to April 2016.

Samsung LED lighting
06:00 GMT
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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. has announced the launch of its latest range of LED lighting at GITEX 2014, designed to be affordable, energy efficient and cost effective.

October 12, 2014

Abu Dhabi Golf Club
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The 10th qualifying round of the Xerox Corporate Golf Challenge 2014 will be held on Thursday October 16, 2014, at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club, a 27-hole championship golf course.

Team Samsung Jordan
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Team Samsung athletes from Jordan –Ihab Darwish and Yahia Abu tabeekh and Samsung Social Casters posed with a celebratory cake at a private party held at the skybox of Incheon Asiad Main Stadium on October 4.

October 9, 2014

It was the sixth consecutive slip in the index, which FAO said was the longest period of continuous falls since the late 1990s.
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It was the sixth consecutive slip in the index, which FAO said was the longest period of continuous falls since the late 1990s.

Saudi Arabia, which has taken part in air strikes in neighbouring Syria, may be seeking to bolster the army as a counterbalance to Hezbollah.
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The contract, which was initially agreed in December, has been under intense scrutiny for several months as negotiations between Paris and Riyadh over the deal have proved more complicated than first imagined.

October 8, 2014

SodaStream machines allow consumers to make their own flavoured fizzy drinks at home and counts Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson as its brand ambassador.
00:52 GMT

Shares in Sodastream, the Israeli maker of fizzy drink machines, crashed in pre-market trading after the company reported dismal preliminary earnings for the third quarter.

Consumers within the enterprise are clamoring for devices that will help them work smarter and boost their productivity
05:38 GMT
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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in digital media and digital convergence technologies, will showcase its new business offerings at GITEX Technology Week 2014 which runs from October 12th to October 16th.

Morocco’s marijuana farmers live in a strange limbo in which the brilliant green fields are largely left alone, while the growers face constant police harassment.
04:55 GMT

Morocco is joining many other countries, as well as some U.S. states, in re-examining policies toward drugs and looking to some degree of legalization.

October 2, 2014

The Saudi government had requested the purchase of 202 Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC)-3 missiles -- the most sophisticated version of the Patriot anti-missile weapons.
16:30 GMT

"The proposed sale will help replenish Saudi's current Patriot missiles which are becoming obsolete and difficult to sustain due to age and the limited availability of repair parts," the agency said.

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Canon, as an Official Partner of the IAAF Continental Cup, Marrakech 2014, has supported this athletics event through a range of activities organized by Canon Middle East office.