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Sheikh Mohammed updates DIFC's founding law - new version expands free zone's 'strategic objectives' | Banking – Gulf News

Sheikh Mohammed updates DIFC's founding law - new version expands free zone's 'strategic objectives' | Banking – Gulf News Dubai has updated the laws for the Dubai International Finance Centre, thus expanding the financial hub’s “strategic objectives”.These objectives now also include “advancing sustainable economic growth for Dubai, developing and diversifying the economy and increasing the GDP contribution of the financial services sector, to promote investment into Dubai and to attract regi...
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#SaudiArabia Names Former Aramco Dealmaker as Economy Minister - Bloomberg

Saudi Arabia Names Former Aramco Dealmaker as Economy Minister - Bloomberg Saudi Arabia appointed a former deal-maker for oil giant Saudi Aramco as economy and planning minister, as officials try to rally the biggest Arab economy from the dual shock of the coronavirus pandemic and last year’s oil price rout.The new minister, Faisal Alibrahim, was named Monday in a series of royal orders. He had been vice minister of economy and planning since 2018, and was formerly head of a mergers and acquis...
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Kentucky Derby overshadowed by calls for Sheikh Mohammed's horse to be banned amid concerns over his daughter

The Kentucky Derby Racing Commission said they will not take action against United Arab Emirates Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, owner of this year's Kentucky Derby favorite Essential Quality.
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Kentucky Derby overshadowed by calls for Sheikh Mohammed's horse to be banned

The Kentucky Derby Racing Commission said they will not take action against United Arab Emirates Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, owner of this year's Kentucky Derby favorite Essential Quality.
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Mukesh Ambani Doesn't Have Much Need for a 1% Stake in #Saudi Aramco - Bloomberg

Mukesh Ambani Doesn't Have Much Need for a 1% Stake in Saudi Aramco - Bloomberg Could one of the energy industry’s longest-running on-again, off-again romances be catching fire again? Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman seems to think so. “There are discussions happening right now about a 1% acquisition by one of the leading energy companies in the world” in state-owned Saudi Arabian Oil Co., he said in a local television interview Tuesday.Prince Mohammed didn’t disclose which compa...
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Saudis in Talks to Sell Aramco Stake to Global Energy Firm - Bloomberg

Saudis in Talks to Sell Aramco Stake to Global Energy Firm - Bloomberg Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said the kingdom is in talks to sell a 1% stake in state oil giant Saudi Aramco to a “leading global energy company” as he forecast an economic rebound after the coronavirus pandemic.The kingdom is looking at the potential sale -- which could be worth about $19 billion, based on the company’s market value -- as a way to lock in customer demand for the country’s crude, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Sa...
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#Saudi crown prince says he will further centralise policy making | Reuters

Saudi crown prince says he will further centralise policy making | Reuters Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, said in a televised interview that he will further centralise policymaking, to ensure the success of his drive to diversify the economy.In the interview, aired on Saudi TV late on Tuesday, he said the kingdom had set up a Budget Bureau to take over setting the state budget from the finance ministry, and would by the end of this year launch a new Policies O...
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Mystery and Crime Kabel, Walther: Harald Harst (061) - Die Ganges-Piraten. V1.0 [German] 25.04.2021

Die Ganges-Piraten. Wir hatten es eng zusammengefaltet in dem Innern eines hohlen Diamantkäfers gefunden, der wieder in einer eiförmigen Öffnung eines altindischen, eine Tänzerin darstellenden Leuchters verborgen gewesen war. Die seltsame Geschichte dieses Unglücksleuchters habe ich im vorigen Band erzählt. Lord Dreabram hatte ihn aus einer kleinen, in den Kaimur-Bergen liegenden Moschee, von deren Existenz nur die Familie Mohammed ben Gondar etwas wußte, geraubt. Jetzt waren Leuchter, Käfer ...
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Pakistan PM says insulting Mohammed should be same as denying Holocaust

Pakistan PM says insulting Mohammed should be same as denying Holocaust
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Revealed: the huge British property empire of Sheikh Mohammed

Holdings of more than 40,000 hectares in London, Scotland and Newmarket make Dubai ruler one of UK’s biggest landownersThe controversial ruler of Dubai has acquired a land and property empire in Britain that appears to exceed 40,000 hectares (100,000 acres), making him one of the country’s largest landowners, according to a Guardian analysis.The huge property portfolio apparently owned by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum and his close family ranges from mansions, stables and training gallop...
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The UAE has announced Nora al-Matroushi as its first female astronaut

Mohammed al-Mulla, left, and Noura al-Matroushi, right. AP The UAE revealed its first female astronaut, who will join the country's space program. Sheikh Mohammed posted on Twitter on Saturday to announce Nora al-Matroushi's appointment. At the same time, Mohammed al-Mulla was named as her male counterpart. See more stories on Insider's business page. The United Arab Emirates on Saturday announced its first female astronaut. Dubai ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ...
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Mohammed bin Salman’s Reputation Taints Plan to Open #SaudiArabia’s Economy - Bloomberg

Mohammed bin Salman’s Reputation Taints Plan to Open Saudi Arabia’s Economy - Bloomberg Prince Mohammed   PHOTOGRAPHER: VALERY SHARIFULIN/TASS/GETTY IMAGES On Tahlia Street, a busy commercial boulevard in central Riyadh, a rotating digital billboard shows ads for oud fragrance, white boxer shorts, and a glittering diamond watch. Then comes an image of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman seated at a desk, with one of his latest soundbites: “Saudi Arabia plans to spend more in the...
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#SaudiArabia Mohammed Bin Salman Turns Sights on Local Firms for Transformation - Bloomberg

Saudi Arabia Mohammed Bin Salman Turns Sights on Local Firms for Transformation - BloombergSaudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has a new target in his sights as he looks to press on with his unprecedented economic transformation plan: the country’s largest listed companies.Six weeks after saying foreign entities must move their regional headquarters to the kingdom or lose business, Prince Mohammed, the nation’s de facto ruler, announced Tuesday that companies from oil giant Saudi Ara...
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#SaudiArabia’s crown prince looks to Aramco to lead investment plan | Financial Times

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince looks to Aramco to lead investment plan | Financial Times Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is banking on Saudi Arabia’s largest listed companies, including Saudi Aramco, to invest $1.3tn in the kingdom over the next decade and urging them to reduce dividends as he tries to accelerate plans to diversify the oil-dependent economy.  Prince Mohammed said more than 20 companies had agreed to be involved in his new initiative, with 60 per cent of the investment...
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#Saudi private sector to invest $1.3 trillion in diversification by 2030: Crown Prince | Reuters

Saudi private sector to invest $1.3 trillion in diversification by 2030: Crown Prince | ReutersSaudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Tuesday the local private sector will invest 5 trillion riyals ($1.3 trillion) between now and 2030 as part of new programme to help diversify the economy.The private sector investment is part of the 12 trillion riyals worth of investments in the economy planned by 2030, Prince Mohammed said in a televised speech.The amount also includes 3 trillio...
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#SaudiArabia: $3.5bn fraud case set to define crown prince’s anti-graft campaign | Financial Times

Saudi Arabia: $3.5bn fraud case set to define crown prince’s anti-graft campaign | Financial Times Once one of the most powerful security officials in Saudi Arabia, Saad al-Jabri was feted by western powers. He was integral to multibillion-dollar counter-terrorism efforts and advised senior members of the Saudi royal family before falling foul of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s rise to power and going into exile in 2017. He would later accuse the prince of sending a hit squad to Cana...
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As Gulf competition grows, #Dubai ruler announces government shake-up | Reuters

As Gulf competition grows, Dubai ruler announces government shake-up | ReutersAmid growing competition among Gulf states to position themselves for a post-oil future, Dubai’s ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum on Tuesday announced plans to restructure his government to make it more efficient.Sheikh Mohammed said on Twitter that all Dubai officials and directors of government institutions will sign binding three-year contracts with set outcomes and pay.Dubai’s economy, which is the regio...
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#UAE launches Operation 300Bn to raise industrial sector’s contribution to Dh300 billion | Business – Gulf News

UAE launches Operation 300Bn to raise industrial sector’s contribution to Dh300 billion | Business – Gulf NewsThe UAE government launched on Monday 'Operation 300bn', a national industrial strategy aimed at raising the manufacturing sector’s contribution from Dh133 to Dh300 billion over the next 10 years.The strategy, which will be led by the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology, was launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE ...
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White House refuses to call Saudi leader MBS a 'killer' after Biden called Putin one

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a session of the Shura Council in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on November 20, 2019. Bandar Algaloud/Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court/Handout via Reuters The White House declined to say whether Biden views MBS as a "killer." A US intelligence report said MBS ordered the operation that led to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi. Biden recently referred to Putin as a "killer," leading Russia to recall its US ambassador. See more stories on Insider's busine...
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How a Texas Gunfighter Cop Stopped the Isis Attack in Garland, Texas

Screenshot from CBS interview in Dallas, May, 2019, cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- In Garland, Texas, on 3 May 2015, Gregory Stevens, a veteran police officer with the Garland Police Department, was working off duty as armed security for the “Draw the Prophet” cartoon contest event. Pamela Geller organized the Draw the Prophet event as a response to Islamic demands that Western Civilization submits to Islamic censorship. The particular demand was no one would b...
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Magazine’s cartoon of Queen Elizabeth kneeling on Meghan Markle’s neck sparks outrage

By Amy Woodyatt and Arnaud Siad | CNN French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has prompted outrage after releasing a cartoon depicting the UK’s Queen Elizabeth kneeling on the neck of Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, invoking the death of George Floyd. The cover image cartoon came days after Meghan and her husband Harry made a series of damning accusations against the royal family in an interview with Oprah Winfrey — including that the skin tone of the couple’s child, Archie, was discussed as a p...
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I'm Fatima Matar, a Refugee From Kuwait, and This Is How I Parent

Fatima Matar is a lawyer, law professor, and an activist from Kuwait. After speaking out against human rights violations, government corruption, honor killings, book banning, and in support of the rights of the LGBTQ community, she fled her home country in 2018 out of fear of imprisonment and her personal safety. She…Read more...
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The world has changed, and now Biden needs to change how the US deals with Saudi Arabia

Then-Vice President Joe Biden with Prince Salman bin Abdel-Aziz at Prince Sultan palace in Riyadh, October 27, 2011. REUTERS/Fahad Shadee President Joe Biden's recalibration of US-Saudi relations is long-overdue. Blowing up the relationship wouldn't be wise, but the US does need to stop treating Saudi Arabia like it's still the 20th century, writes Defense Priorities fellow Daniel DePetris. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The US relationship with Saudi A...
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‘Everyone is freaking out’: #SaudiArabia’s ultimatum rattles big business | Financial Times

‘Everyone is freaking out’: Saudi Arabia’s ultimatum rattles big business | Financial Times When ‘Programme HQ’ was publicly announced at Saudi Arabia’s investor conference  in January only 24 multinationals had provisionally agreed to the move  © Fayez Nureldine/AFP via Getty Images For decades, most top foreign executives popped in and out of Saudi Arabia for business while setting up homes in Dubai as the latter’s more liberal, western-style lifestyle trumped the oil-rich ki...
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Factbox: #SaudiArabia's major inward and outward investments | Reuters

Factbox: Saudi Arabia's major inward and outward investments | ReutersThe release of a U.S. intelligence report implicating Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has highlighted the political risk for companies and investors of doing business with the kingdom.Saudi Arabia, which rejected the report’s findings, is keen to attract foreign investors to help end its dependence on oil. The kingdom has also been scouting for deals abroad to transf...
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Meghan Markle wore earrings from Mohammed bin Salman 3 weeks after Saudi agents murdered Jamal Khashoggi, report says

Meghan Markle during an official dinner in Fiji, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. It is not clear whether the earrings in the image are the pair in question. Ian Vogler/Pool Photo via AP Meghan Markle wore earrings given by the Saudi crown prince in 2018, the Times of London reported. It came soon after Jamal Khashoggi's killing, for which Mohammed bin Salman was later blamed. A spokesperson for the Sussexes called the Times report a "calculated smear campaign." Visit the Business section of Insi...
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Analysis: Biden backs away from vow to hold Saudis accountable

By Ellen Knickmeyer | Associated Press As a presidential candidate, Joe Biden promised to make a pariah out of Saudi Arabia over the 2018 killing of dissident Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi. But when it came time to actually punish Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Biden’s perception of America’s strategic interests prevailed. The Biden administration made clear Friday it would forgo sanctions or any other major penalty against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Khashoggi killing, even after...
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Biden refused to sanction MBS over Khashoggi's murder because he doesn't want his relationship with Saudi Arabia to get worse, officials say

A composite image of Saudi crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and US President Joe Biden. AP Photo/Susan Walsh/Sputnik via AFP A newly-declassified US intel report said the Saudi crown prince directly approved Khashoggi's murder. Biden announced new sanctions over the murder, but has declined to punish Crown Prince Mohammed. A US official told The Washington Post it's because Biden wants the US-Saudi relationship to heal. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. President Joe ...
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The White House says it never wants an assassination like Khashoggi's again, but won't punish MBS for ordering the killing

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (L) and President Joe Biden (R.) AP Photo/Susan Walsh/Sputnik via AFP The White House is facing criticism for not sanctioning MBS over Khashoggi's murder. Biden officials insist an intel report and limited sanctions will prevent future killings. A report released last week explicitly implicated MBS in the murder.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said that the actions the Biden administr...
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Khashoggi was killed in cold-blood. Yet Biden refuses to hold culprits accountable | Mohamad Bazzi

Biden resorted to the longstanding US foreign policy that looks the other way as America’s autocratic allies commit atrocities at home and abroadOn Friday, Joe Biden’s administration confirmed what the world knew: that Saudi Arabia’s ruthless crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, approved the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. Biden followed through on a campaign promise to release a summary report of the US intelligence community’s findings on the murder, and he un...
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