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2011-07-28 17:52:00

Iraq's large oil-production potential could put it in a position to vie for leadership with Saudi Arabia in the world oil scene in the coming decades.

2011-07-06 07:38:00

SUGAR LAND, Texas, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabian American Development Co. (Nasdaq: ARSD) today announced that the Arab Mining Company (ARMICO) has invested US $37.3 million, acquiring five million shares, or 10% interest in Al-Masane Al-Kobra Mining Company (AMAK).

2011-06-19 03:00:00

LONDON, June 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BMG Foundation Calls on International Business Community to Follow Her Majesty's Lead in Backing the Our Water, Our Life Campaign H.M.

2011-06-11 08:00:00

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, June 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Anne Habiby, co-founder of AllWorld Network and Atif Abdulmalik, the CEO of Arcapita launched the GCC Fast Growth 100 (GCC100), as a pioneering and prominent program to find and rank the fastest growing private companies of the GCC, the companies creating the next jobs and industries.

2011-03-03 05:23:00

DUBAI, UAE, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Before the dramatic turn of events in Egypt in the last few weeks which resulted in a new era for the country - and the region - an important meeting was held with 300 of the key decision makers in Egypt's financial and infrastructure sectors. The focus of the event was on public private partnerships (PPPs) with a view to finance the country's many large scale energy, housing, urban and utilities development projects.

2011-02-23 08:29:00

DUBAI, UAE, February 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In recent months, Qatar's construction and infrastructure industry has provided a focal point of interest for both regional and international consultants and contractors looking to break into this lucrative market.

2011-01-31 07:56:00

DUBAI, UAE, January 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An innovative collaboration spearheaded by the British Council breaks new ground today by bringing Arabic performances to a global audience online and for free with the launch of http://www.digitaltheatre.com/gulfstage Gulf Stage provides young people who might never have attended a live performance, but regularly use digital media, the opportunity to experience the magic of theatre - taking theatre to them online.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.