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Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank opens branch in Iraq
Abu Dhabi, July 25 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) Wednesday opened its branch in the Iraqi capital.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 11:21:52 PM

Morsi appoints Hesham Qandil as Egypt's new PM
Cairo, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti)Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has appointed Hesham Qandil, a former water resources minister, as prime minister of the country and asked him to form the new government, reported Egyptian TV Tuesday.

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 1:01:19 AM

National Bank of Abu Dhabi's profits up
Abu Dhabi, July 24 (IANS/WAM) The National Bank of Abu Dhabi's (NBAD) net profits rose by 6.9 percent to 2,087 million dirhams (about $568 million) in the first half of 2012.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 10:53:49 PM

Ghana President John Atta Mills dead
Accra, July 24 (IANS) Ghanian President John Evans Atta Mills died at a military hospital Tuesday after falling ill, Xinhua reported.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 10:44:59 PM

Ghana President John Atta Mills dies
Accra, July 24 (IANS) Ghanian President John Evans Atta Mills died at a military hospital Tuesday after falling ill, Xinhua reported.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 10:18:18 PM

South African president to fight corruption in police
Cape Town, July 24 (IANS) South African President Jacob Zuma has vowed to fight rising corruption among police officers.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 11:32:29 AM

UAE charity group launches iftar project in Pakistan
Abu Dhabi, July 23 (IANS/WAM) The Khalifa Bin Zayed Foundation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched its iftar project in Pakistan through which food and clothes will be given to widows, orphans and victims of natural disasters.

Monday, July 23, 2012 9:26:06 PM

UAE sends food parcels to Pakistan's tribal region
Abu Dhabi, July 23 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sent 20,000 food parcels costing a total of $1 million to be distributed among needy families in Pakistan's northwest tribal region.

Monday, July 23, 2012 9:25:46 PM

African women set to drive continent's resurgence: AU official (Interview)
Addis Ababa, July 23 (IANS) It's a dream come true for African women, says Litha Musyimi-Ogana, the African Union's chief pointsperson on gender issues as she hails the election of the first female head of the AU Commission, saying more women in positions of power will spur the continent's resurgence.

Monday, July 23, 2012 1:28:06 PM

Etihad Airways to fly daily to Vietnam
Abu Dhabi, July 22 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will launch daily flights to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam's commercial capital and most populous city, in October 2013.

Sunday, July 22, 2012 10:09:07 PM

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