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INCREDIBLE Chocolate Passion Fruit Caramel Tart

This chocolate passion fruit caramel tart is a dream dessert! It starts with a crisp, buttery base filled with a gorgeous lightly tangy passion fruit caramel made with fresh passion fruit. Then on top is a layer of dark chocolate ganache and a sprinkle of salt! It's the perfect dinner party dessert because it can be made ahead of time and doesn't need refrigeration!
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Paris Photos

A mix of photos, as usual. A favorite door on the street where I once lived. Further up on the building. The making of pain au chocolate. I guess this was a problem before confinement-people coming out of restaurants to smoke and talk loudly. I hope it will be a problem again soon-in a way. As long as I don’t live right above them. A colorful mural. A last shot of wisteria. I’ll be looking for roses next. I wrote up this post a month ago so, as far as...
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Most Mideast Stock Markets Set for Gains in May: Inside EM - Bloomberg

Most Mideast Stock Markets Set for Gains in May: Inside EM - Bloomberg Stocks in the Middle East are poised to end the month higher on prospects of an economic rebound.Benchmark indexes in the United Arab Emirates led gains through May. The UAE, a federation of seven sheikhdoms including Dubai and Abu Dhabi, has one of the highest coronavirus vaccine inoculation rates globally.“There are multiple factors” for the gains across the region, including “vaccinations and ease in restrictions, rec...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Qatar, Bloomberg, Egypt, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Brent, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Uae, Gulf, Burgan Bank, Aramex


MIDEAST STOCKS Most major Gulf markets fall, #Saudi bucks trend | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Most major Gulf markets fall, Saudi bucks trend | Reuters Most major Gulf stock markets fell on Sunday, led by the Abu Dhabi bourse, while Saudi Arabia closed higher supported by gains in telecom and healthcare shares.In Abu Dhabi, the main share index (.ADI) lost 0.5%, weighed down by a 1.5% fall in First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB.AD) and an 8.1% slide in Abu Dhabi National Company for Distribution (ADNOC Distribution) (ADNOCDIST.AD).ADNOC Distribution, the largest operator of pet...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Gulf, Reuters, Commercial Bank, Tasi, ADNOC, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Saudi Telecom, QSI, Al Rajhi Bank, First Abu Dhabi Bank


Work is where your laptop is: meet the globetrotting digital nomads

Worldwide shift to flexible and home working in pandemic has led to rise of new kind of backpackerHome working drives demand for ‘shoffice’ space in UK gardensSamantha Scott does not miss her daily commutes in London, particularly “the dread of having to wake up and get on the tube, and heading into work sweaty and flustered. I’m still waking up at 6 or 7am, but I’m able to go for a walk on the beach before I start work.”When she and her partner Chris Cerra arrive with their luggage in a new cit...
Tags: Travel, Business, UK, Technology, London, Money, Internet, World news, Work & careers, Technology sector, Working From Home, Airbnb, Home Schooling, Backpacking Holidays, Scott, Chris Cerra


#Kuwait Finance House gets approval for $1bln sukuk issuance | ZAWYA MENA Edition

Kuwait Finance House gets approval for $1bln sukuk issuance | ZAWYA MENA Edition Kuwait Finance House, a Sharia-complaint bank, said the Central Bank of Kuwait has approved its request to issue sukuk (Islamic sharia-complaint bonds) worth up to $1 billion, or its equivalent in other currencies.In a filing to the Kuwaiti bourse the lender said the sukuk would support its Tier 1 capital in accordance with Basel III requirements.The COVID-19 pandemic has an impact on the Kuwaiti banking system wi...
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I flew Delta for the first time since the airline stopped blocking seats and saw how much easier it was for a frequent flier to get upgraded to first class

Flying Delta Air Lines in first class from Phoenix to Minneapolis. Thomas Pallini/Insider Delta Air Lines ended its seat-blocking policy on May 1, and it's elite status holders are among the ultimate winners. More open seats on Delta flights means better chances for upgrades to premium cabins. I flew Delta on the first day that seats were opened up and received more than $500 in upgrades. See more stories on Insider's business page. Having elite status on Delta Air Lines just...
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How one of America's newest airlines, Avelo, stacks up to the competition

Flying on the first flight of Avelo Airlines. Thomas Pallini/Insider Avelo Airlines is one of America's newest ultra-low-cost carrier, having started flights on April 28. Its competitors include Allegiant Air, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Sun Country Airlines. I flew on Avelo and saw why the airline is offering a better value thanks to its low fee structure. See more stories on Insider's business page. Americans are ready to travel for leisure again, and more airlines...
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How to pay Traffic Fines in Dubai without visiting Traffic Department

Got a parking ticket or fined for a driving law violation? You can pay your traffic fines in Dubai without visiting the traffic department, unless you have been specifically directed to come in person. How to pay Traffic Fines in Dubai Ministry of Interior website: The Ministry of Interior has a centralized federal payment system […] The post How to pay Traffic Fines in Dubai without visiting Traffic Department appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
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The oregano patch

For lack of new photos, here's a close-up of the oregano patch. It formed years ago when some oregano I had planted in the vegetable garden escaped and naturalized itself as part of the "lawn." I let these patches grow without mowing them so I can harvest and dry it for kitchen use. There's a lot more out there that does get mowed down. I guess it likes growing there. Patches of oregano ready for harvest. Interestingly, the oregano doesn't taste like much when it's fresh. Only after drying doe...
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Weekly Top Posts: 2021-05-30

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About Danny Choo

My previous profile page started to look really cheesy so I thought I would do a quick n dirty copy/paste from the What Is Smart Doll page for now. I wiill spruce this page up a bit in the future. Born and raised in London England (Hackney to be precise), I discovered Japanese culture through gaming machines such as the Sega Megadrive and anime such as Super Dimension Fortress Macross. I wanted to learn more about Japan but in order to do so, I needed to learn Japanese because my only gateway ...
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#UAE's Agthia Group included in MSCI Small Cap Emerging Markets Index | Retail – Gulf News

UAE's Agthia Group included in MSCI Small Cap Emerging Markets Index | Retail – Gulf News Agthia Group, a leading food and beverages company, welcomed its inclusion in the Morgan Stanley Capital International Inc. (MSCI) Emerging Markets Index effective 27 May 2021.Agthia Group joins the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, after fulfilling all the listing conditions, which comprises market capital, liquidity rates, and foreign inclusion factors, among others. By being in the index, which enjoys wide ...
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ENBD REIT is considering strategic disposal of a real estate asset | Property – Gulf News

ENBD REIT is considering strategic disposal of a real estate asset | Property – Gulf News ENBD REIT, the Shari’a compliant real estate investment trust managed by Emirates NBD Asset Management Limited, has announced that it is considering the strategic disposal of a real estate asset that accounts for more than 5 per cent of its net asset value (NAV).The Board of Directors has received and accepted a letter of intent (LoI) in respect to property held by ENBD REIT in Dubai Silicon Oasis (which ...
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Ex-premier's graft case a test of justice in oil-rich #Kuwait

Ex-premier's graft case a test of justice in oil-rich Kuwait Where is Sheikh Jaber? Kuwait was abuzz with the question as citizens on social media demanded to know the whereabouts of their 79-year-old former prime minister. He’d been ordered detained pending trial in an unprecedented move last month over the alleged embezzlement of millions of dollars from a military aid fund.When the scandal involving the sheikh and another royal family member erupted into public view nearly two years ago, it...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Cabinet, Defense Ministry, Gulf Arab, Jaber, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


#AbuDhabi's Mubadala invests $497mln in IVC Evidensia | ZAWYA MENA Edition

Abu Dhabi's Mubadala invests $497mln in IVC Evidensia | ZAWYA MENA Edition Abu Dhabi state investor Mubadala has invested GBP350 million ($497 million) in IVC Evidensia, Europe’s largest veterinary care provider.In a statement, Justin Sabet-Peyman, Head of Consumer at Mubadala, said the investment aligns well with its focus on investing in market leading consumer businesses in resilient and growing sectors.“We are excited to be partnering with EQT, Silver Lake, Nestlé and IVC’s world-class man...
Tags: Travel, Abu Dhabi, Uae, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IVC, Mubadala, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority Adia, MENA Edition Abu Dhabi, Evidensia Europe, Justin Sabet Peyman Head, EQT Silver Lake Nestlé, EQT Private Equity


MIDEAST STOCKS Major Gulf stocks little changed, Dubai nudges higher | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Major Gulf stocks little changed, Dubai nudges higher | Reuters Major stock markets in the Gulf were little changed in early trade on Sunday, with expectations of economic recovery nudging Dubai higher again after the index snapped an eight-session winning streak at the end of last week.Dubai's index (.DFMGI) was up 0.1% after closing lower on Thursday.The United Arab Emirate's only listed airline Air Arabia (AIRA.DU) rose 1.5%, while shopping mall operator Emaar Mall (EMAA.DU) ...
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