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2010-10-09 00:58:00

DUBAI, UAE, October 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Partners, the leading telecom advisory and investment firm in emerging markets, released its latest White Paper today, "The rise of Saudi Arabian telecoms: Unrivalled promise and opportunity in a vibrant market". The publication discusses Saudi Arabia's telecom market and the next wave of growth drivers based on six 'Promise Pillars'. Over the last 5 years, the Saudi Arabian telecom market has seen phenomenal growth to become a USD...

2010-10-05 07:30:00

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. (Nasdaq: NLCI), a leading operator of private Pre-K through 8th grade schools, and Laurel Springs School, a global online K-12 college prep distance learning school, today announced that its licensee, Al Khaleej Training and Education Corporation, has opened its first school utilizing Nobel Learning's proprietary preschool curriculum, Links to Learning. The Rowad Al Khaleej International School in Dammam, Saudi...

2010-09-23 02:11:00

DUBAI, UAE, September 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In the business of Aircraft Charters a quick response and resourceful attitude are just as important as having industry contacts. Air Charter International, a reputable aviation services provider known to go that extra mile for its customers, proved this very point by efficiently chartering a flight for a group of high net worth individuals in a difficult situation. The flight included the transport of nine Nigerian VIPs from Jeddah in...

2010-08-25 10:44:00

DOHA, Qatar, August 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Original, innovative, modern stadiums are being developed across GCC nations at an unprecedented rate. Each new development will bring fresh ideas and rapidly advancing technologies. http://www.virtualpressoffice.com/eventsSubmenu.do?showId=971&fromShowPage=T Against the odds, it is evident that the Middle East is fast becoming an unlikely hotspot for sports tourism, as it looks beyond oil to diversify its economy. In the last two...

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2010-05-18 06:17:16

Many Gulf nations are hoping science can turn arid desert regions into arable land to boost food security and avoid relying on farming abroad, industry insiders told Reuters on Monday. Gulf farming is tricky, with little water supply, high soil salinity and extreme heat. Many countries in the Gulf region do have the cash to implement expensive solutions that other cannot. The Abu Dhabi Environment Agency has studied the soil to find areas with underground water systems and better soil...

2010-05-05 09:56:00

PRINCETON, N.J., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Until now, detailed, credible data about Iraqi views on Iranian influence on the recent Iraqi elections has been sorely lacking. This gap is now filled by new results from a survey commissioned by the Princeton-based Pechter Middle East Polls, conducted in late March by a prominent Iraqi research center and focusing on a representative national sample of 3,000 Iraqis. The findings of the Pechter survey are contrary to the conventional wisdom regarding...

2010-04-28 12:43:00

DUBAI, UAE, April 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It was generally accepted that the areas with the highest threat of pirate attacked are along the line from the Seychelles to the Maldives and into the Mozambique Channel, but it is now clear that the Arabian Sea is another area in which pirate attacks are now occurring and that the zone within a triangle formed by Socotra, the Gulf of Oman and the northern Maldives is now also a threat area. The coalition of maritime forces is therefore...

2010-04-27 11:53:00

AMMAN, Jordan, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- AllWorld Network, a Boston-based global economic development firm, today released "The Arabia 50|500 Leading Indicators," the first real-time data on the performance of growth companies in the Middle East and North Africa. The release of this previously unavailable information is timed to coincide with President Obama's summit conference to promote entrepreneurship in developing countries. Representatives of 40 countries in Southeast Asia, the...

2010-04-08 03:12:00

DUBAI, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Media are invited to join leaders in bridge engineering at the prestigious Bridges Middle East - Qatar Summit on 11 - 14 April 2010 at the Ritz-Carlton, Doha. Program will be opened by the event's chairman followed by a presentation by His Excellency Dr. Eng. Habib Zein Alabideen, Deputy Minister, Municipal and Rural Affairs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In partnership with the Qatar-Bahrain Causeway Foundation, the Bridges Middle East - Qatar...

2010-03-22 08:20:00

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, March 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- GlobalStar Travel Management - the worldwide travel management company known for its multinational travel management solutions announces the addition of two new partners to its network; ANTA Travel in the United Arab Emirates and Al Bateel Travel in Qatar. With these latest additions GlobalStar continues growing its presence in the Middle East region after the addition of Dadabhai Travel in Bahrain and Travel Point LLC in...


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