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Food parcels drive to help the needy in Bahrain

A new scheme to collect leftovers from ma'atams and food stalls during Ashoora and distribute it to the needy was launched last night in Bahrain. A group of volunteers has been authorised by the Manama Municipality and Manama

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Alwaleed Foundation offers 617 homes to needy

Saudi-based Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation chaired by Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, has provided 617 residential units for Saudi citizens in need, thereby increasing the number of beneficiaries of the housing initiative to 7,782

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Alwaleed Foundation offers 617 homes to needy

Saudi-based Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation chaired by Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, has provided 617 residential units for Saudi citizens in need, thereby increasing the number of beneficiaries of the housing initiative to 7,782

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Kuwait will review subsidy system: Minister

Kuwait's government will continue a review of its heavy spending on subsidies under a new cabinet appointed this month, the new finance minister said on Tuesday. "There should be a decrease in general but they will not be

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Etisalat drive to clothe needy children

UAE-based telecom operator Etisalat is set to donate Dh3 million ($816,571) to provide clothing to 75,000 needy children around the world. The initiative is part of its support to the Ramadan campaign launched by UAE Vice Presiden

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Bahrain doubles budget for needy citizens

Bahrain’s government has doubled last year’s budget for helping needy Bahrainis to BD52 million ($137.9 million) in the current financial year. Speaking this week to mark the UN Eradication of Poverty Day, Human Rights, Social Development

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Subsidies must reach 'needy Bahrain families'

Subsidies on essential goods must reach needy families in Bahrain, said His Majesty King Hamad. He directed authorities to draw up a mechanism to raise the subsidy cap for low-income households. His Majesty also emphasised the need

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Bahrain needy to get 1,000 houses

His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa yesterday ordered 1,000 houses to be distributed to the needy. The Premier gave his directives as he chaired a work meeting at his court. The units will be hand

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Food bans hurting aid efforts

Bans on food exports by countries hit by rising prices are impeding efforts to get sustenance to some of the world's most needy people, the head of the World Food Programme said. Executive director Josette Sheeran appealed to countries to

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