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 nation of two million residents, of whom merely 280,000 are citizens, Qatar’s football history is virtually non-existent.
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June 12, 2014

09:43 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East, a global leader in imaging solutions, has announced a new partnership with Forefront Technologies that will cover the UAE, Qatar and Oman.

Samsung Galaxy K zoom
09:18 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, announced the Samsung Galaxy K zoom today, the only smartphone in the world with a “true optical zoom” camera.

June 11, 2014

During the event
10:15 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic has launched an innovative new 2 in 1 Smartphone that enables users to make and receive land line calls on their mobile phone while relaxing at home or answer a landline call with the smartphone nearby.

Local authorities in Indonesia, Laos, Philippines and Vietnam announced over 1.6 billion dollars’ worth of investment projects, according to a conference press release.
04:55 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s Saline Water Conversion Corporation announced plans for what would be the world’s largest desalination plant using a technique called reverse osmosis.

June 10, 2014

During the event
10:14 GMT
(press release)

Emrill won the most coveted industry award for ‘Overall FM company of the Year’ for a second consecutive year at the Facilities Management Middle East Awards.

08:41 GMT
(press release)

Jotun, the No.1 paint manufacturer in Saudi Arabia, has further strengthened its portfolio with the introduction of two innovations to its Jotashield range of long lasting, high protection exterior paints.

June 9, 2014

During the event
07:41 GMT
(press release)

PepsiCo-Jordan has received Pepsi-Cola International’sglobally-renowned DonaldM.Kendall (DMK)Award, under the category of Small Emerging Beverages Market, for the fourth time in six years.

Swarovski for Samsung
06:10 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics, the global leader in mobile technology, announced the launch of “Swarovski for Samsung,” an exclusive collection of Swarovski crystal accessories for the Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit.

June 8, 2014

The recent Corolla sales is a further reflection of it being the international face of Toyota touching millions of people across the globe on daily basis
14:31 GMT
(press release)

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) today announced that global sales of the Corolla, the world’s most popular car, has reached 1.22 million units in 2013 according to the company’s internal data based on individual vehicle sales reporting from its distributors.

During the meeting
11:06 GMT

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomed a high-profile delegation of 30 Slovak ministers and private sector representatives.

June 4, 2014

Jason Ruehland, Managing Director, Emrill
12:30 GMT
(press release)

Emrill, the leading integrated facilities management provider in the UAE, today announced the appointment of Jason Ruehland as Managing Director, Emrill.

Rafiah Ibrahim Ericsson new president and head of region Middle East and North East Africa
09:29 GMT

Ericsson today appointed Rafiah Ibrahim as the new president and head of region Middle East and North East Africa.

Eco Picture Diary
05:25 GMT

Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) is once again collaborating with Dubai Municipality and Environment Centre for Arab Towns (ECAT) to create awareness of environment conservation.

June 2, 2014

But the prospect of large job cuts at Alitalia and the airline’s debt of at least €800 million have been major hurdles in the talks.
15:47 GMT

Etihad Airways on Sunday said it is pressing ahead with a plan for an equity investment in the struggling Italian carrier Alitalia.

June 1, 2014

Samsung Food ShowCase refrigerator
08:49 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. launched its new Food Showcase refrigerator.