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The government plans to raise electricity prices for mid-to-high household usage by an average of 19 percent. (AFP/File)
July 31, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The government plans to raise electricity prices for mid-to-high household usage by an average of 19 percent.
The Ministry of Economy said the revised fuel prices in the UAE will not have an impact on the price of consumer goods. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 11:50 GMT
The Ministry of Economy said the revised fuel prices in the UAE will not have an impact on the price of consumer goods.
Small businesses have been severely hit by the pile-up as fewer customers enter the establishments. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 11:27 GMT
Small businesses have been severely hit by the pile-up as fewer customers enter the establishments.
Iranian Khodro and German Mercedes-Benz will sign a deal soon for production of cars, Iran's auto manufacturer said.
July 30, 2015 - 09:17 GMT
Iranian Khodro and German Mercedes-Benz will sign a deal soon for production of cars, Iran's auto manufacturer said.
The Lebanese government hopes to enroll 200,000 Syrian students in public schools this year, nearly double the number of last year. (AFP/File)
July 30, 2015 - 06:34 GMT
The Lebanese government hopes to enroll 200,000 Syrian students in public schools this year, nearly double the number of last year.
The country would raise tourism revenues to $26 billion with double the visitors. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 21:46 GMT
The country would raise tourism revenues to $26 billion.
Palestinians ride a horse and cart past the Gazy City power plant in this March 15, 2014. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 21:36 GMT
More fuel is expected to enter Gaza over the next two days to double the amount of electricity for Gaza's power plant.
US soldiers are pictured in May 2010 in front of a Patriot missile battery at an army base in the northern Polish town of Morag. (AFP/Wojtek Radwanski)
July 29, 2015 - 21:26 GMT
The State Department approved sales of US Patriot interceptor missiles and aircraft countermeasure systems.
The program would allow Lebanese exports to the US without paying duties and customs in efforts to boost the economy. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 21:14 GMT
The program would allow Lebanese exports to the US without paying duties and customs in efforts to boost the economy.
Egypt's communications and information technology minister promised the new Internet would be implemented in the country by the first quarter of next year.
July 29, 2015 - 20:45 GMT
Egypt's communications and information technology minister promised the new Internet would be implemented in the country by the first quarter of next year.
The Gaza Strip's only functioning power plant is set to resume operations following a one-week hiatus. (AFP/File)
July 29, 2015 - 17:49 GMT
The Gaza Strip's only functioning power plant is set to resume operations following a one-week hiatus.