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Bahrain steps up coastal patrols

Rapid response teams are patrolling Bahrain's coastline on speedboats to combat illegal fishing practices that are believed to have caused the recent deaths of rare marine species. According to the Supreme Council for the Envi

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Gaza farms devastated by fighting: UN food body

The conflict in Gaza has caused serious damage to crops, herds and fishing as well as greenhouses and irrigation systems, bringing food production to a halt and sending prices sharply higher, the United Nations food body said on Thursday.

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Insurance firm in Bahrain eyes tie-ups

Bahrain-based LIC (International), a regional subsidiary of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), is in advanced negotiations with financial institutions to be part of its distribution channel. The official announcements regarding

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Oil gains $1 on plans for US air strikes in Iraq

Brent crude oil rose by more than $1 towards $107 on Friday after the United States approved air strikes against Islamist militants in Iraq, raising concerns over the security of oil supplies from Opec's second largest producer. Pre

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Toyota gains up 4pc, US market drives profits

Toyota Motor’s reliance on the US market to drive record profits is deepening this year, its latest outlook showed, with strong sales of refurbished SUVs and Camry sedans expected to offset weakness in Thailand and other emerging markets.

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China's oil imports from Iran rise 50pc

China's crude imports from Iran in the first half of the year were up nearly 50 per cent, although shipments in June dropped nearly a third from May to the lowest level in four months. &nb

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Abu Dhabi hotels see 29pc rise in guest numbers

More than 300,000 guests checked into Abu Dhabi’s 153 hotels and hotel apartments in April, a 29 per cent rise on the same month last year, according to latest figures.   The figures released by Abu Dhabi T

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Sharjah rents up 7pc as Dubai residents relocate

Sharjah’s rent rates have increased seven per cent on average this quarter as Dubai residents look to relocate to more affordable accommodation, said a report.   The Q1 2014 Northern Emirates report from As

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Qatar property transaction up 35.2pc

Qatar's property transaction value jumped 35.2 per cent to QR11.9 billion ($3.1 billion) in the first quarter, compared to QR8.8 billion during the same period last year, said a report.   The country’s

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Land Rover sales grow 45pc in Kuwait

Land Rover vehicles' sales in Kuwait increased 45 per cent last year, against 2012.   The Range Rover, contributing to the performance, increased its sales 460 per cent over the previous year, said a statemen

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