Day: February 16, 2015

Analysis: Can Houthis withstand the isolation? (Al Jazeera)

February 16, 2015

Houthis will only bow to international pressure if massive and widespread popular protests rise up against them. The closure of foreign embassies in Sanaa during the past two weeks – including the embassies of key state players such as the United States, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates – has put the Houthis under […]

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Paris Gallery is a Winner of Global Brands Magazine Awards 2014 (PR Newswire)

February 16, 2015

Paris Gallery named Best Luxury Retail Brand in the Middle East for 2014. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — [ London, United Kingdom] – Paris Gallery, the premier luxury retailer in the Middle East, was the recipient of the “Best Luxury Retail Brand in the Middle East” for the year 2014. The […]

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Asia Medical Tourism Analysis & Forecast (PR Newswire)

February 16, 2015

NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Medical tourism is now a popular term globally and it has whole new different meaning to different countries.For Americans it means saving on medical expenses. Here the lower income group or middle income group not covered with medical insurance goes for medical tourism.For Canadians and Europeans it means […]

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IT Market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2019 with HP, IBM, Microsoft & Oracle Dominating (PR Newswire)

February 16, 2015

DUBLIN, Feb .16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x98n92/it_market_in) has announced the addition of the “IT Market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2019” report to their offering. The IT Market in Saudi Arabia to grow at a CAGR of 6.10% over the period 2014-2019IT is an integrated platform that encompasses hardware, software, and services. IT departments […]

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Job 1 for petroleum students: Find work (The Washington Times)

February 16, 2015

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) – They’ve been told to not worry – there will be jobs – but they worry anyway. Andrews Owusu, of Ghana, a senior in petroleum engineering at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and Garrett Carter, a junior from Hattiesburg, Mississippi, are both feeling the pressure of an uncertain job market in […]

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Saudi Arabia Beheads 2 Alleged Murderers, Marking 31st Execution of 2015 (Al-Akhbar (Lebanon))

February 16, 2015

Two Saudis condemned to death for murder in separate cases were beheaded by the sword in Riyadh Sunday, taking to 31 the number of executions in the kingdom this year. Interior ministry statements published by the official SPA news agency said that both Nawaf al-Shemmari and Saad al-Houzaimi had been found guilty of stabbing relatives. […]

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AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EST (The Washington Times)

February 16, 2015

Danish sources name Copenhagen gunman, say he got out of jail about 2 weeks ago COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) – The Danish gunman who attacked a free-speech seminar and a synagogue in Copenhagen was released about two weeks ago from a jail where he may have been radicalized while serving time for a vicious stabbing. As […]

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