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AMC Cinemas opens 5th movie theatre in Saudi Arabia

AMC Cinemas, one of the largest cinema chains in the world and a joint venture partner of Saudi Cinema Company (SCC), today (December 3) opened its fifth movie theatre in the kingdom at Azizia Plaza in southern Riyadh.    With this launch, there are now six

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Dubai WTC in video tie-up with Avaya for Gitex

Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has announced a strategic video partnership with Avaya, under which DWTC will use the Avaya Spaces workstream collaboration platform to create blended conference experiences at Gitex Technology Week 2020. Gitex is the only major technology event in

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Unicef, Microsoft upgrade social protection app

Unicef and Microsoft Corp have launched a new version of Primero called Primero X — an open source case management web application that helps social service providers coordinate critical support to vulnerable children.  Key interventions include providing access to lif

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Hamilton tests positive, to miss Sakhir Grand Prix

Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss this weekend’s Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain. The seven-time world champion had mild symptoms when he woke up on Monday morning and at the same time was told someone he came in contact with be

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du marks UAE National Day with special video

du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), is celebrating the 49th UAE National Day by releasing a special campaign video honouring the nation’s fondest memories over the past 49 years and looking ahead to the coming 50 years. The short film is a unique

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Bahrain expo centre on track; 80pc foundation completed

Steady progress is being made on the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Center project at Sakhir region of the kingdom, with nearly 11 per cent of the project construction work completed, reported BNA.   The foundations of the exhibition halls, the

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Saudi falconry festival offers $6m in prize money

The ongoing King Abdulaziz Falconry Festival will offer SR22.7 million ($6 million) for winners, said event organisers the Saudi Falcons Club, according to an SPA report. The third edition of the event, being held in Malham, north of Riyadh, kicked off on December 28 and

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Bahrain F1 restarts after crash halts race

The Bahrain Grand Prix restarted after it was halted for over an hour following a dramatic crash suffered by Haas's Romain Grosjean.    The Frenchman escaped with what are thought to be minor injuries after his car struck a barrier and caught fire, a re

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JGroup, Blis partner for location-based digital advertising

JGroup, a regional group of companies, with a vast portfolio of subsidiaries and investments across the Middle East, Europe, Asia and United States, has announced a strategic partnership with Blis, the trusted leader in location-powered advertising and analytics.   

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Football legend Diego Maradona dies at 60

Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60.   The former Argentina attacking midfielder and manager suffered a heart attack at his Buenos Aires home, reported BBC.  

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