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May 16, 2016

More than 45 per cent of respondents consider agency repair to be the most important feature when choosing a new car insurance policy.  (Shutterstock/Mtsyri)
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Avoid unnecessary expenses and select a car insurance policy that meets your needs.
Kuwait’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Jarallah said Saturday the market could not support a production increase from Iran, adding oil exporting countries must freeze output. (File photo)
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As Iran pushes long-term deals with Glencore and Vitol and increases exports to Europe, Kuwait makes a plea for Iran to 'learn from the market'.
With 24 million registered professionals on, there is a wide choice of candidates companies can pick from. (File photo)
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Bayt's CV search contains over 40,000 regional employers and allows you to filter suitable candidates in a faster and more cost-effective manner.
ADNOC is reported to be cutting some 5,000 jobs by the end of this year with 2,000 already carried out.  (ADNOC Groups)
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With staff numbers doubling over the last ten years to 50,000, the slashing of 5,000 jobs at Abu Dhabi's state-owned oil company is a necessary measure.
Apple is considering all reports of the deleted music seriously and encourages anyone with the issue to approach AppleCare. (File photo)
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If you are facing issues with your iTunes, dont worry. Apple has heard you loud and clear and will be working on a new update.
The Department of Economic Development is committed to preserving the Arabic language and its position in the society. (Shutterstock)
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All commercial establishments have to use Arabic while issuing invoices, receipts, menus, price tags and in call centers by 2017.
Given the current budget deficit, the government is expected to continue with a number of reform measures, bearing political risks, so as to reduce expenses according to S&P.  (File photo)
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Standard and Poor's predicts Egypt's currency shortage problems to worsen due to dwindling Gulf aid, soaring debt and the country's 'social fragility'.
Jakarta's Istiqlal mosque, the largest mosque in Southeast Asia. (Wikipedia)
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The Jakarta summit brings together delegates from 56 countries to review a record level of IDB financing in 2015.
Previously known as the Command and Control Center, the new facility will have 18,000 cameras which will be linked to smart applications in future. (File photo)
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Saudi Arabia's new National Center for Joint Security Operations is touted as the Middle East's largest and most sophisticated security center.
The statement quoted Abu Hashima as saying that the channel's acquisition "comes in recognition of the role played by the Egyptian media." (Pinterest)
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Egyptians' Media Company announced that the acquisition of the satellite channel is the "first step" among many media-related projects that will be announced successively.
Once commercially operational in early 2019 the plants will supply approximately 30% of electricity demand in the Sultanate of Oman. (Shutterstock)
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Saudi's ACWA and Japan's Mitsui are the largest investors of the project which includes two natural-gas fired power plants in Oman.

May 15, 2016

A number of EgyptAir pilots had announced on Wednesday that they were on strike to demand higher pay and improved working conditions. (Wikimedia Commons)
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The go-slow had resulted in delayed and cancelled flights over the last five days.
Money management is similar to learning on the job exercises. (Shutterstock)
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As with other life lessons, teens need to learn about consequences of their actions when it comes to handling money.
The TabPro S boasts better laptop credentials than many competitors thanks to the familiarity of Windows 10. (Gulf News)
12:35 GMT
Samsung's latest entrant to the convertible space offers some interesting features but may not justify the price tag.
The American company has launched a product designed to fit up to $250,000 into your wallet. (Euronews)
12:32 GMT
Vult has a solution for that tricky problem of carrying $250,000 in your pocket.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries said in its latest monthly market report it estimated about $290 billion was cut from spending plans across the globe in the last year.  (AFP/File)
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The industry is expected to invest around $40 billion per year in exploration and appraisal, less than half its investments during 2012 to 2014, according to OPEC.
Create a space within your organization with a more relaxed atmosphere, where employees can unwind, brainstorm and discuss ideas. (Shutterstock)
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Applying new ideas to stale methods and processes is essential for business success. Here are six ways to foster innovation at the workplace.
Hilton Al Hamra Beach and Golf Resort, Ras al Khaimah. (Hilton)
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The oft-overlooked emirates of Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah are in a major drive to woo more visitors with new projects in the pipeline.
Refugees make up approximately one third of Jordan's total population. (File photo)
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Jordan will receive a share of a 100 million euro grant for the country's active role in responding to the Syrian refugee crisis.
The deficit in the balance of payments, and which reached $664 million in the first three months of 2016, constitutes a challenge facing monetary stability in Lebanon. (World Finance)
09:12 GMT
Economic stimulus packages will boost the knowledge-economy sector, arts, SMEs and potential home owners, according to Lebanon's Central Bank’s governor.
A slowdown in activity will give organisations the opportunity to prioritise projects and address internal issues,  according to PwC MidEast's capital projects services leader. (AFP/File)
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Persistently low oil prices have led to an increasing number of employment disputes and delays as construction firms and governments struggle with shrinking budgets.

The project is already more than half-completed, with the first turbine monopile installed in early April, and construction of the wind farm’s 1,000-tonne offshore substation underway. (Shutterstock)
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The Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm is under construction off the east coast of England and is being co-developed by Masdar, Statoil and Statkraft.
According to a leaked document, coliform bacteria was found in samples of Nestle Pure Life and Baraka Water bottled water. (Nestle Pure Life)
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Bacteria allegedly found in leading brands Nestle Pure Life, Baraka Water and Aquafina bottled water in Egypt made them “unfit for human consumption.”
According to Moody's, combination of lower growth, higher debt levels and smaller domestic and external buffers leave Saudi Arabia less well positioned to weather future shocks. (AFP/File)
05:21 GMT
The negative outlook for Saudi, Oman and Bahrain follows a Standard & Poor's downgrade three months ago.