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Ithra Dubai marks completion of Waterfront Market

Ithra Dubai, a leading real estate developer in Dubai, UAE, has announced the successful relocation of the traders from Deira Fish Market to the brand-new 104,373-sq-m Waterfront Market on new Deira Corniche. Waterfront Market carries on the legacy of the Deira Fish Market, which

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World's first Robocop joins duty in Dubai

Dubai Police has welcomed a new member to its force and he is super smart. He is ready to engage with Dubai’s residents and millions of tourists across the city’s streets. The world’s first operational robot policeman, officially joined the line of duty today, greetin

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Starbucks launches 3rd drive-thru in Bahrain

Starbucks has launched its third drive-thru store in Bahrain, marking the opening of the 23rd oulet in the kingdom. Starbucks’ new Andalus drive thru, in Isa Town, beside the University of Bahrain, is the first store in Bahrain to offer a face to face video order confirmati

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Nominations open for Bahrain eGovt awards

Nominations have opened for the 9th edition of Bahrain’s eGovernment Excellence Award 2017. The awards are being held under the patronage of Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak AlKhalifa, Deputy Prime Minister and chairman of the Supreme Committee for Information & Communicatio

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Raytheon to set up new company in Saudi Arabia

Raytheon Company, a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence and cybersecurity solutions, has  joined forces with the newly-created Saudi Arabia Military Industries to launch its new company in the kingdom. The new entity, Raytheon Arabia, which will have its

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Saudi Arabia inks massive $110bn US weapons deal

The United States has sealed a massive arms deal with Saudi Arabia, the White House announced on Saturday, a move that solidifies its decades-long alliance with the world's largest energy producer just as President Donald Trump begins his maiden trip abroad as leader of the free world.

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Saudi lands big Blackhawk helicopters deal

A series of US-Saudi arms deals announced on Saturday includes a pledge to assemble 150 Lockheed Martin Blackhawk helicopters in the kingdom, said a report, citing an official statement.   The $6-billion deal for Blackhawks is expected to result in about 450 jobs in Saudi Ara

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Rouhani wins big in Iran's re-election

Riding a large turnout from Iran’s urban middle classes, President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday won re-election in a landslide, giving him a mandate to continue his quest to expand personal freedoms and open the country's ailing economy to global investors. This resoundin

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Saudi forces intercept ballistic missile from Yemen

The Saudi Air Defence Forces last evening intercepted and destroyed a ballistic missile fired from Yemen by the Houthi militia, reported the Saudi Press Agency. Following the attack, the Coalition Air Force targeted the site of the missile launch, stated the SPA report.

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Dubai set to introduce Smart 'Policeman'

Dubai’s new ‘Policeman’ that harnesses Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and Smart Services technologies will be soon on the street. Dubai Police will leverage this month’s Gulf Information Security Expo and Conference (GISEC) and co-located Inte

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