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Cocoa, chocolate and sugar confectionery investment increased 10.5 per cent. (YouTube)
August 04, 2015 - 11:13 GMT
GCC combined annual growth rate rises to 14.8 percent, with the strongest increases in animal feeds, dairy products, and drinks.
The Meydan One Mall in the development complex will also feature the world's longest indoor ski slope. (Trade Arabia)
August 04, 2015 - 10:33 GMT
The 711-meter tall Dubai One will be part of a new 3.67 million-sq-m leisure and residential complex scheduled for completion before 2020.
Emirates is flying to Birmingham three times a day. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 10:04 GMT
Emirates is now flying to Birmingham in the UK three times daily.
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier welcomes his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on Jan. 15, 2015, in Berlin. (AFP/Jonh MacDougall)
August 04, 2015 - 09:55 GMT
A German bank will be launched soon in Iran to help trade between the two countries.
A guard outside the Ministry of Finance. (Twitter)
August 04, 2015 - 09:40 GMT
Finance ministry warns that government employees and civil servants may not be paid by the end of September.
Duhail,the world's biggest Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tanker. (Photo bucket)
August 04, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
Norwegian-Singaporean gas shipping behemoth BW Gas will provide Egypt with a floating Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) vessel to help ease the country's energy shortages.
Egypt's market extended its losses Monday. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 09:10 GMT
Egypt's market extended its losses Monday.
French and Lebanese Defense Ministers at the handover ceremony of the first batch of $3B French arms delivery, financed with a Saudi grant. (AFP/File)
August 04, 2015 - 09:01 GMT
Italy's Defense Minister emphasized “intensified” coordination between her country and Lebanon, saying Italy is committed to training Lebanese security personnel in the fight against terrorism.
Beirut is still grappling with a waste crisis that is threatening the health of its residents. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 19:40 GMT
Lebanon’s trash crisis has cast a spotlight on the importance of effective waste management, and inspired new interest in how people can reduce their own environmental impact.
Education Minister Mohammad Thneibat said public schools can't handle any new students. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 14:48 GMT
Education Minister Mohammad Thneibat said public schools can't handle any new students.
Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman chairs the foundation. (Google)
August 03, 2015 - 13:39 GMT
The students were supported by the Prince Muhammad Bin Salman Foundation, as part of his initiative to train the next generation of leaders.