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Visa, Coke call for independent body to reform Fifa

Visa joined fellow Fifa sponsor Coca-Cola Co in calling for an independent commission to reform the way that soccer's governing body is run. The credit card company's chief executive said on its quarterly earnings call tha

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Bahrain-UK relations ‘undergo remarkable transformation’

Relations between Bahrain and UK have undergone a ‘remarkable transformation’ since 2011 resulting in the former introducing a wide range of judicial, human rights and security reforms, according to outgoing British Ambassador Iain L

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India prepares reform roadmap for ailing state banks

India's top bankers have gathered in the western city of Pune in a one-of-a-kind huddle to discuss long-pending reforms vital to improving the health of ailing public sector banks in Asia's third-largest economy. The count

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WTO clinches first global trade deal in its history

The World Trade Organization adopted the first worldwide trade reform in its history on Thursday, after years of stalemate, months of deadlock and a final day's delay following an eleventh-hour objection. The agreement means t

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WTO clinches first global trade deal in its history

The World Trade Organization adopted the first worldwide trade reform in its history on Thursday, after years of stalemate, months of deadlock and a final day's delay following an eleventh-hour objection. The agreement means t

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A decade on, airlines push for delayed skies reform in Europe

Airlines have urged the European Union to press ahead with plans to merge national air corridors, rekindling debate about a reform that risks confrontation with air traffic controllers over safety and jobs. The call came as EU tra

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Gulf states edge towards subsidy reforms as oil falls

When Kuwait's government said last month that it planned to raise domestic prices of diesel fuel and kerosene, some angry Kuwaitis took to Twitter to denounce the move as unfair. A resulting increase in airline ticket prices w

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Bahrain makes major reform strides

Bahrain has made major reform strides and achieved a lot in the fields of democracy, liberty and human rights, the Premier said yesterday (September 14). Upcoming elections will also open a new chapter of national action, he said

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Saudis cushion labour reform with new hours, subsidy

Saudi Arabia is changing tack in its labour reforms, softening the blow to companies with money for subsidies and training while trying to lure its nationals to the private sector with more attractive working conditions. A draft l

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‘Mena needs subsidy reform for sustainable development’

The Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region accounted for nearly half of the $492 billion global spending on energy subsidies, making the burden on public resources quite substantial, according to a report.  

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