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Qatar to Receive 24 Apache Helicopters for $3 Billion

The proposed sale would double the number of AH-64E Apache attack helicopters the Gulf country currently…

Exodus of 30,000 Expats From Kuwait in First Week of May

Kuwait presently has 30/70 ratio of expats and local population; it aims 50/50 ratio in next…

Saudi ‘Green Card’ to Boost Non-Oil Economy, Reduce Remittances

BE2C2 Report – Saudi businessmen and expatriates are excited  over the Shoura Council’s decision Wednesday to…

Abraaj Founder Kept in Custody in Absence of $20 Million Bail

Arif Naqvi was arrested in Britain last month and has been awaiting potential extradition to the…

Dubai Developers Offer Incentives, Freebies to Attract Property Buyers

DESPARDES News Monitor – Dubai property developers are going the extra mile to dispose off unsold…

Women Beggars Outnumber Men; Saudi Authorities Conduct Raids

SAEED HAIDER, ALBILAD Daily English Online – Come Ramadan and strategic locations in Dammam, Dhahran and…