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10pc Arab CEOs use private jets for leisure travel

Nearly 10 per cent of chief executive officers (CEOs) in the Arab world use private jets for leisure travel, compared to 30 per cent in the US, according to Private Jet Charter, a leading independent private jet charter consultant.

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New US curbs 'against spirit of nuclear talks'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday new US sanctions on some Iranian and foreign banks and businesses were "unconstructive" and against the spirit of Tehran's nuclear negotiations with world powers. But

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Emirati writer’s novel on sale at Amazon

The 'City of Stars,' an English fiction written by a young Emirati student Sara Galadari, is currently on sale online at Amazon.com. Galadari’s book, targeted at young adults, is about the tale of a young woman who f

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Saudi king warns of terrorism threat to US, Europe

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah said terrorism would soon spread to Europe and the US unless it is quickly dealt with in the Middle East, the Saudi state news agency reported late on Friday. The king made the statement during a r

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Tesla to build car charging outlets in China

US electric carmaker Tesla Motors said that it would partner with China's No.2 mobile carrier China Unicom to build charging outlets across the country to push sales in the world's biggest auto market. The companies have s

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US sends arms to bolster Lebanon army

The United States has begun delivering nearly $20 million of arms including assault rifles, anti-tank missiles and mortars to bolster Lebanon's army after Islamist insurgents seized a border town for several days this month, US officials sai

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Oil higher on Ukraine tensions, US data

Crude oil prices posted their second straight monthly losses, despite rising on Friday on worries that the intensifying Ukraine crisis may trigger more sanctions and as US economic data portended strong demand in the world's largest oil cons

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Bahrain dismisses US diplomat’s claim

Bahrain has denied reports that a senior US diplomat, who was expelled from the country for meddling in domestic affairs, will be allowed to return. Foreign Ministry Under-Secretary Abdulla Abdullatif Abdulla said a statement made

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US economy rebounds as demand drives growth

The US economy rebounded more strongly than initially thought in the second quarter with more of the growth being driven by domestic demand and less by restocking by businesses. Gross domestic product (GDP) expanded at a 4.2 per c

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US mother pleads to Islamic State for son's release

The mother of an American journalist held captive by militant group Islamic State released a video on Wednesday appealing directly to the group's leader for his release. "I am sending this message to you, Abu Bakr al-Bagh

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