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The Saudi prince has a $500 billion plan for a floating desert Silicon Valley, powered by robots and as big as Belgium

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has a big plan for the country’s economic future. In April, Mohammed bin Salman will hold a meeting in New York to try to woo Wall Street to fund Neom, a gigantic $500 billion floating Silicon Valley in the desert. The high-tech hub would …

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Dizzying fuel hikes stoke popular grievances in Turkey

A seemingly endless stream of fuel price hikes has sparked a national outcry in Turkey, where soaring global energy prices have been amplified by the depreciation of the Turkish lira, with annual inflation already at 54.4% . Since Russia’s incursion into Ukraine on Feb. 24, Turkish consumers have struggled to …

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Ukraine invasion leaves Greece with grave fears on two fronts

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has had serious repercussions in two areas of Greece’s economy and political status that seem unrelated but are in fact equally worrying when it comes to long-term political relations. term. Greece’s support for EU sanctions against Russia has resulted in the cancellation of Russian tourism to …

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Himachal Assembly: No information on smuggled apples reaching Indian markets, says Mahender Thakur

The state government has no information of smuggled apples reaching Indian markets from Turkey or Iran via Afghanistan, horticulture minister Mahender Thakur told the assembly. Himachal The state government has no information of smuggled apples reaching Indian markets from Turkey or Iran via Afghanistan, Horticulture Minister Mahender Singh Thakur told …

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Turkey’s policy shifts could see defense sector grow with Gulf rivals

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey is reversing policy with its Gulf rivals in the hope that local defense firms can return to lucrative Saudi and Emirati markets. Deep political differences have plagued Turkish relations with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in recent years, including divisive policies regarding the civil …

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Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancée urges Turkey to ‘insist’ on justice despite Saudi thaw

Hatice Cengiz was waiting for Khashoggi outside the consulate at the time of the murder (File) Turkey must continue to insist on justice for Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi even as relations with Saudi Arabia improve, his Turkish fiancee told AFP in an interview. The gruesome 2018 murder of Khashoggi inside …

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UN experts found that Turkish Bayraktar drones in Libya were easily destroyed

Abdullah Bozkurt/Stockholm Bayraktar armed drones made by a Turkish defense contractor performed poorly on the ground and were an easy target for ground fire, UN investigators concluded last year. According to a report submitted to the UN Security Council by the Group of Experts on Libya on March 8, 2021, …

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Turkey could become the next narco-state in the Middle East

The assassination of Turkish Cypriot casino magnate Halil Falyali last week was the latest installment in Turkey’s underground wars against drug trafficking and illicit finance. Turkish mobster turned whistleblower Sedat Peker accused Falyali last year of being a key player in cocaine trafficking and colluding with Erkan Yildirim, the son …

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Agriculture and industry take center stage as Gulf allocates $8 billion in funds to Turkey

Huge Gulf funds are considering possible investment opportunities in Turkey, from agriculture to tourism and industry. The funds, including those from Qatar, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, plan to invest around $8 billion (TL 109.07 billion) in the country this year. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s latest …

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Emirates News Agency – MOCCAE to cooperate with Turkish Ministry of Agriculture to develop agricultural sector

DUBAI, 16th February, 2022 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates, represented by the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Turkey, represented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, to intensify cooperation in agriculture, rural development and the adoption of modern agricultural systems. The …

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Real estate construction market 2022-2030, by main key company profiles – McDonald Development Co., Wood Partners, AvalonBay, Panattoni Development Co., SITE Centers, Trammell Crow Company

The Real Estate Construction Market report is a perfect basis for people who are looking for in-depth study and analysis of the Real Estate Construction Market. This report contains study and miscellaneous information which will help you to understand your niche and focus major market channels in the regional and …

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Turkey becomes the new Dubai in anti-India operations: Report: The Tribune India

Tribune press service New Delhi, January 30 Turkey is the new Dubai when it comes to influence operations against Kashmir, confirm security officials here who are now detecting attempts to expand its reach to cover Muslims on the Indian mainland and raising doubts on India’s foreign policy. Two intelligence reports …

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UAE cracks down on funding banned weapons to avoid dirty money list – Middle East Monitor

The United Arab Emirates said on Wednesday it was assessing the risks of funds for banned weapons being funneled through the regional shopping and mall, as part of its effort to avoid creating a money watch list dirty before an exam in March, Reuters reports. The UAE and the Financial …

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HSBC-supported sustainability-themed accelerator program in the UAE launches its fourth edition

The C3 Impact Accelerator program, a social enterprise based in the United Arab Emirates supporting entrepreneurs from the Middle East, Africa and Turkey and backed by Europe’s second largest bank HSBC, has announced the launch of its fourth edition which targets those who contribute to at least one of the …

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Oil hits new seven-year high on demand resurgence outlook

(Bloomberg) — Oil rose to its highest level since October 2014 as the International Energy Agency said the market appeared to be tighter than previously thought, with demand resisting the omicron. Bloomberg’s Most Read New York futures closed 1.8% higher on Wednesday, with the IEA saying in a report that …

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Dubai DET and HSBC sign Memorandum of Understanding to underscore dDubai’s position as a global livability hub

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET) and HSBC Bank Middle East have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), paving the way for increased cooperation to further strengthen Dubai’s position as a global quality of life destination. The MoU was signed by Issam Kazim, Managing Director …

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Halkbank lawsuits stayed pending U.S. Supreme Court appeal

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court has stayed the federal government’s lawsuit against Turkish state lender Halkbank for allegedly helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions while the bank appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court. United. Friday’s order from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in …

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Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® announces 35 new members in 2021 – RISMedia

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) has expanded its presence with the addition of 35 new member firms in 16 countries in 2021, the company announced. In total, LeadingRE now has 550 member companies, with more than 150,000 sales associates in 70 countries around the world. The most …

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Turkish Erdogan announces he will visit Saudi Arabia in February | Politics News

The visit is said to be the Turkish president’s first since the 2018 murder of Jamal Khashoggi by a team of Saudi agents in Istanbul. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that he will visit Saudi Arabia next month, the Turkish leader’s first visit since the 2018 murder of …

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Global Residential Land Planning and Development Market

New York, December 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Residential Land Planning And Development Global Market Report 2022” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p06193656/?utm_source= GNW $ 85 billion in 2021 to $ 130.44 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.6%. The growth is …

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Lively bars, booming business: Dubai is experiencing a post-vax boom

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Nations around the world are rushing into lockdown, bracing for a brutal push as the omicron variant spreads like wildfire. But in Dubai, Donna Sese is bracing for a very different surge: countless restaurant reservations and meter-long drink bills. “We’re back and busy as before,” …

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Exclusive: US Worried Over Turkey’s Drone Sales to Conflict-Affected Ethiopia | News

By Jonathan Spicer, Giulia Paravicini and Orhan Coskun ISTANBUL / ADDIS-ABEBA (Reuters) – US officials have challenged Turkey over its sales of armed drones to Ethiopia, where two sources familiar with the matter said there was growing evidence the government had used these weapons against rebel fighters. Washington has “deep …

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Foreign drones tip the scales in Ethiopia’s civil war

NAIROBI, Kenya – After the Prime Minister of Ethiopia scored an astonishing military victory earlier this month, overthrowing a rebel march on the capital that threatened to topple him, he credited his troops for their bravery. “Ethiopia is proud of your incredible heroism,” jubilant leader Abiy Ahmed told his troops …

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Emirates news agency – UAE Minister of State for Financial Affairs meets IFC Managing Director

Wed 15-12-2021 17:15 PM DUBAI, December 15, 2021 (WAM) – Mohamed Bin Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, today met Makhtar Diop, Managing Director of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and his accompanying delegation. The meeting, held on the sidelines of Expo 2020 Dubai, aimed to discuss …

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Turkey and Arab world prefer cooperation over conflict

A changing geopolitical landscape has seen Ankara and its former Gulf rivals rethink their policies towards each other. Relations between Turkey and the Arab world are experiencing a major thaw after years of strained relations – a rapid rapprochement that has occurred in the space of a year. Following attempts …

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MBZ visit to Turkey indicates Middle East reshuffle

Following the historic visit of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan (MBZ) to Turkey, many observers have started discussing the future of Turkey-Gulf relations. The visit was the first of its kind since the eruption of Arab insurgencies and revolutions in 2011. The visit, during which …

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Turkish Erdogan announces he will visit UAE in February

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he plans to visit the United Arab Emirates in February as the two countries prepare to put years of strained relations behind them. The powerful crown prince of Abu Dhabi visited Ankara last week, making his first official trip …

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Turkey – Factors to watch for November 26

ANKARA, November 26 (Reuters) – Here are news, reports and events that could affect Turkish financial markets on Friday. The lira stood at 12.1580 against the US dollar at 04:35 GMT, weakening from a close of 12:07 on Thursday, after hitting a series of all-time lows this week. The main …

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EMERGING MARKETS – Most Latam currencies are slipping; the outlook for rate hikes supports the Brazilian real

* The Mexican economy is contracting more than expected * Inflation in Brazil reaches its highest level in almost 20 years * Turkish lira up 0.7%; Holds ground after cenbank minutes * Hungarian forint moves away from all-time lows By Susan Mathew Nov 25 (Reuters) – Latin American currencies lagged …

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On the edge of net zero – Climate Weekly

Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter straight to your inbox, along with the latest news, surveys and additional bulletins from key events With just three weeks to go to the start of the UN climate talks in Glasgow, momentum is building for the net zero goal in some unexpected …

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Growth, production, consumption, exports, imports, etc.

DUBLIN, October 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The “World Furniture Outlook 2021/2022” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo The World Furniture Outlook 2021/2022 provides an overview of the global furniture industry through historical series of basic data (furniture production, consumption, imports, exports 2011-2020) and …

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The Global Mattress Industry 2011-2020 and 2021-2022

DUBLIN, October 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – “The World Mattress Industry” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo This report provides a comprehensive picture of the global mattresses industry, through historical basic data series (production, consumption, imports and exports for 2011-2020 time series), the mattress …

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Global Mattress Market Overview 2011-2022

Dublin, 01 Oct 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The report “The World Mattress Industry” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report provides a comprehensive picture of the global mattresses industry, through historical basic data series (production, consumption, imports and exports for 2011-2020 time series), the mattress market development till 2022, …

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Putin and Erdogan: situational enemies

Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) eliminates Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after their meeting at the Russian Presidency’s official residence in Sochi, Russia, September 29, 2021. / Getty Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) eliminates Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after their meeting at the Russian Presidency’s official residence in Sochi, …

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Iraq sees new regional role and seeks help to rebuild

(Bloomberg) – Iraq on Saturday sought to find additional support for its turbulent reconstruction efforts amid a rally of foreign leaders who could also help iron out regional rivalries. French President Emmanuel Macron and his Egyptian counterpart were due to attend the event, along with senior leaders and diplomats from …

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Market exchange rate in China – August 25

BEIJING, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) – Here are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against the 24 major currencies announced by the Chinese Foreign Exchange System on Wednesday: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan 100 647.28 USD 100,760.64 euros Japanese Yen 100 5.899 Hong Kong …

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Turkey, UAE among 34 countries removed from hotel quarantine list

THIRTY-FOUR STATES have been removed from the mandatory hotel quarantine list, Health Minister Stephen Donnelly has confirmed. The countries are Afghanistan, Angola, Bahrain, Burundi, Cape Verde, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, French Guyana, Guyana, Haiti, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Oman, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, …

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China Market Exchange Rate – June 22

BEIJING, June 22 (Xinhua) – Here are the central parity rates of China’s renminbi, or yuan, against the 24 major currencies announced by China’s Foreign Exchange System on Tuesday: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US dollar 100,646.13 100,769.82 euros Japanese Yen 100 5.859 Hong Kong dollar 100 83.22 …

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Chinese market exchange rate – June 17

Beijing, June 17 (Xinhua) – The following is the central parity rate of RMB or RMB for 24 major currencies announced by the Chinese Currency Exchange System on Thursday. Central parity rate of the currency unit in RMB $ 100,642.98 100,770.65 euros Japanese yen 1005.8023 Hong Kong dollar 10028.821 Pound …

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Teleperformance wins first Great Place to Work® award in Turkey

PARIS–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Regulatory news: Teleperformance (Paris: TEP), a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, today announced that its award-winning operations in Turkey have been recognized with the first-ever Great Place to Work® (GPTW®) award. Strengths of GPTW® recognition include high participation rates in employee surveys and high …

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Forex Forecast: Pairs at a Glance

Get the Forex forecast using the fundamental, sentiment and technical position analyzes of the major pairs for the week of May 31, 2021 here. Publicity The difference between success and failure in Forex trading will most likely depend primarily on which currency pairs you choose to trade each week and …

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China Market Exchange Rate – May 21

BEIJING, May 21 (Xinhua) – Here are the central parity rates of the Chinese renminbi, or yuan, against the 24 major currencies announced by the China Foreign Exchange Trade System on Friday: Monetary unit Central parity rate in yuan 100,643.00 United States dollars 100,786.15 euros Japanese Yen 100 5.9075 Hong …

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Turkey launches new raid in northern Iraq

Saudi and Greek drug busts highlight Hezbollah’s ‘drug strategy’ DUBAI: Lebanese fruits and vegetables are no longer welcome in Saudi Arabia after vigilant port authorities in the Kingdom thwarted an attempt to smuggle narcotics inside grenades. Last month, customs officials at the Islamic port of Jeddah seized more than 5 …

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Turkey faces ‘exodus’ after 506% increase in asylum claims

Saudi and Greek drug busts highlight Hezbollah’s ‘drug strategy’ DUBAI: Lebanese fruits and vegetables are no longer welcome in Saudi Arabia after vigilant port authorities in the Kingdom thwarted an attempt to smuggle narcotics inside grenades. Last month, customs officials at the Islamic port of Jeddah seized more than 5 …

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