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2009-01-13 12:14:00

- 16th Freest Economy in the World - MANAMA, Bahrain, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Bahrain has been ranked as the 16th freest economy in the world and most free in the Middle East and North Africa region in the annual Index of Economic Freedom, published by the Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal. Bahrain was the only Middle Eastern country to be ranked amongst the top 20 freest economies in the world and has been ranked No.1 in the GCC for 15 years, since the launch of the Index...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin