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June 12, 2017

Counterfeit money is still making its way into the pockets of unwitting consumers. (File photo)
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Sharjah Police have dealt with many cases of fake currency this year.
Before being named the group's new CEO, John Flannery was the president and CEO of GE's healthcare unit. (Bloomberg)
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GE today announced John Flannery as the group's new CEO.
Warren Buffett (C) appears with the bidder who pledged $2.68 million in exchange for a lunch date with the billionaire investor. (UPI)
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An anonymous bidder pledged $2.68 million to a charity in exchange for lunch with billionaire investor Warren Buffett.
The recent rise in cyber security threats are changing some of the job requirements that employers are hunting for. (File photo)
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Employers are increasingly looking for people with skills around cyber security.
Passengers are re-routing their trips via Oman after Saudi Arabia and UAE suspended their flights to Qatar. (File photo)
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Oman is emerging as a key transit hub amid the recent Gulf crisis.
Egypt's oil debts had reached $4.5 billion dollars at the end of December 2016. (File photo)
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The payment led to a decline in Egypt’s oil debts by $4 billion.
An aerial view of the new Al-Jabri Mosque in Hail as per the design of Rome-based firm Schiattarella Associati. (Photos: Design MENA)
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Once completed, the mosque will accommodate about 3,000 worshippers.

June 11, 2017

The new model protects the rights of tenants and landlords by having both parties sign a rental agreement via the Saudi "Ijar" network. (AFP)
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Saudi Arabia has launched a new rental contract model.
The headquarters of QatarGas, the largest LNG producer in the world, in Doha. (Shutterstock)
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Major global firms that receive Qatar’s gas exports said their supplies have not been affected.
China Construction Bank's market capitalization reached $192.6 billion in 2016, the fifth highest of any bank in the world. (Photo: Reuters)
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China Construction Bank celebrated the listing of a $1.2 billion bond on Nasdaq Dubai.
The price of a pack of cigarettes in Saudi Arabia will double from June 11. (File photo)
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The price of a pack of cigarettes in Saudi Arabia will double from June 11.

June 10, 2017

A customer reads the label on a Turkish dairy product at a supermarket in Doha. (The Peninsula)
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Turkish dairy products hit the shelves of supermarkets in Qatar.
Apple made a lot of major announcements at WWDC this year, including the new iOS 11. (Pexels)
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Apple brings new features with the new iOS 11. Here are 10 of these features.
The implementation of VAT in 2018 is expected to increase accounting complexity for businesses in the UAE. (Pexels)
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The UAE is the third least complex jurisdiction in the world for accounting and tax compliance, but things are about to change.
Saudi women are still segregated from men in many walks of life. (Fayez Nureldine/ AFP)
15:14 GMT
An under-representation of women in leadership positions is real in Saudi Arabia, and things need to change.
Saudi Arabia issued a ban against watching the Al Jazeera TV channels in restaurants, hotels and other tourist outlets. (AFP)
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All violators will be fined 10,000 riyals ($2,700).
Gold suffered a weekly loss for the first time in five weeks. (Noah Seelam/ AFP)
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Take a peek at the top 5 things that rocked financial markets this week.
Yahoo employees ring the Opening Bell at NASDAQ MarketSite in New York, on March 2, 2015. (Slaven Vlasic/ AFP)
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The deal is scheduled to close June 13.