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Arab leaders wrap up Damascus summit
Damascus, March 30 (Xinhua) The 20th Arab League (AL) summit in the Syrian capital wrapped up Sunday with a call to boost solidarity and unity among the Arab countries.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 6:12:17 PM

Indefinite curfew in Baghdad
Baghdad, March 30 (Xinhua) A curfew, promulgated in the Iraqi capital Thursday till Sunday morning, has been extended indefinitely, state television Al-Iraqiya reported.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:11:00 PM

UAE condemns Dutch anti-Islam film
Abu Dhabi, March 30 (IANS) United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan has condemned launching of the Dutch film 'Fitna' criticising the Koran and insulting Prophet Mohammed.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:10:36 PM

Private wealth in Gulf to soar by 81 percent in next four years
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) Private wealth in the Gulf is estimated to swell by a whopping 81 percent to $3.8 trillion by 2012 from an estimated $2.1 trillion in 2007, according to a new study.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:09:58 PM

$201 mn windfall for Gulf petrochem firm shareholders
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) The Manama, Bahrain-based Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co (GPIC) has announced that it would distribute the entire $201 million profits it posted in 2007 among its shareholders in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:09:15 PM

New Islamic mortgage company coming up in UA
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) Omniyat Holdings, the parent company of Dubai-based real estate investment and development firm Omniyat Properties, has said it would launch a new regional Islamic mortgage company by the end of this year or early next year.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:08:48 PM

Qatar plans economy base shift from oil to knowledge (Gulf Business Capsule)
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) Qatar is planning to transform its economy from one based on energy to one that has knowledge as its mainstay.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:08:20 PM

UAE real estate developer signs up 60 agents in India
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) leading real estate developer Damac Properties has signed up with 60 real estate agents in India across metros and tier-1 cities to market its products.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:00:42 PM

Investments in Gulf projects run over $2 trillion
Dubai, March 30 (IANS) Total investments in projects across various sectors in the Gulf region have crossed the $2-trillion mark, according to a report.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 4:48:19 PM

Mass grave discovered in Iraq
Baghdad, March 30 (DPA) Police in the Iraqi town of Muqdadiyah have discovered a new mass grave of 14 bodies close to another found last week, the US army said Sunday.

Sunday, March 30, 2008 2:26:15 PM

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