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Redesigned $10 US bill to feature a woman

For the first time in more than a century, US paper currency will feature the face of a woman. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Thursday a newly redesigned $10 bill, set to be unveiled in 2020, will feature ‘a woman who h

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Gates Foundation approves emergency funding for Yemen

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has approved funding of $800,000 for the International Medical Corps (IMC), a leading global first responder, to deliver emergency relief through the 78 health facilities it supports across Yemen, includin

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Bahrain TRA probes identity theft claims

Bahrain’s telecom watchdog is investigating 10 cases of travel bans imposed on expatriates with outstanding phone bills, who allegedly never registered for mobile services. Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) offic

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Health insurance bill for expats in Bahrain shelved

A bill that would have forced employers in Bahrain to provide private health insurance for expatriate employees has been shelved. Shura Council yesterday (March 22) rejected the draft law, which was originally put forward by parli

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Egypt to issue $950m 1-year Treasury bill

Egypt plans to issue a $950 million one-year Treasury bill open to both local banks and international financial institutions next week, the central bank said on Thursday. It said the auction deadline was January 12, and the dollar

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Fawry rolls out electricity bill payment service in Egypt

Fawry, a leading electronic bill presentment and payment (EBPP) platform in Egypt, has rolled out its electricity bill payment service nationwide. Egypt’s electricity providers are part of the Fawry network now, allowing cus

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Bahrain approves law to protect property investors

A new law designed to resolve failed multimillion-dinar investment projects and protect investors was approved by Bahrain’s Cabinet yesterday (October 19). The new bill is intended to overcome problems at stalled property de

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Bahrain approves law to protect property investors

A new law designed to resolve failed multimillion-dinar investment projects and protect investors was approved by Bahrain’s Cabinet yesterday (October 19). The new bill is intended to overcome problems at stalled property de

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US faces multibillion-dollar bill from climate change

Annual property losses from hurricanes and other coastal storms of $35 billion; a decline in crop yields of 14 per cent, costing corn and wheat farmers tens of billions of dollars; heat wave-driven demand for electricity costing utility customer

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Luxembourg eyes sukuk bill before summer

Luxembourg hopes to adopt a bill before the summer holidays that would allow it to issue its first Islamic bond, with the AAA-rated sovereign opening the door to future sukuk issuance, a filing with the legislature said. The gover

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