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Trump says he wants a massive military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue on July 4

President Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron on Sept. 18. During the brief photo-op, Trump declined to discuss what issues were on the agenda for their meeting. (Reuters) President Trump’s trip to France for the country’s Bastille Day parade ...

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Middle East air passenger demand up in July

DUBAI: Middle East carriers registered a 4.5 percent increase in passenger demand for July, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said.This was an acceleration from the 3.6 percent growth reported in June, but still way below the five-year average pace ...

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MidEast hotels see revenues slump to five-year low in July

Hoteliers in the Middle East and Africa saw revenue per available room (RevPAR) figures drop to a five-year low in July, according to a new survey. Data provided by HotStats showed that July marked a low in recent top and ...

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Middle East airlines see passenger demand growth rise in July

Middle East carriers saw a 4.5 percent increase in air passenger demand for July, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). IATA said this was an acceleration from the 3.6 percent annual growth seen in June, but was still ...

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Saudi, Bahrain hotels suffer occupancy, rates slump in July

Hotels in both Bahrain and Saudi Arabia saw declines in occupancy and room rates in July, according to new figures from analysts STR. Bahraini hotels saw occupancy fall by 1 percent to 49.3 percent while Saudi hoteliers experienced a heftier ...

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Saudi, Bahrain hotels suffer occupancy, rates slump in July

Hotels in both Bahrain and Saudi Arabia saw declines in occupancy and room rates in July, according to new figures from analysts STR. Bahraini hotels saw occupancy fall by 1 percent to 49.3 percent while Saudi hoteliers experienced a heftier ...

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Robust growth in Dubai economy maintained in July

Robust growth momentum of the non-oil private sector in Dubai was maintained in July, according to a new report. The seasonally adjusted Emirates NBD Dubai Economy Tracker Index slipped slightly to 56.3 in July but remained above the long-run trend ...

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Turkey dismisses over 900 public sector workers in latest purge since July 2016 coup

ANKARA: Turkey has dismissed over 900 public sector officials in the latest wave of the purge that followed last year’s failed coup, according to an emergency decree published Friday.A second decree said Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization (MIT), which was previously ...

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Middle East hotel industry performance unimpressive in July

DUBAI: The Middle East hotel sector recorded an unimpressive performance in July after dips across three industry performance indicators, according to industry tracker STR.Occupancy rates across the Middle East dropped 2.8 percent to 56 percent, while average daily rate (ADR) ...

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Kuwait’s real estate market liquidity up 7% in July

DUBAI: Kuwait’s real estate market liquidity rose 7 percent in July to 190.2 million dinars (SR2.36 billion) from 177.7 dinars a month earlier, and 26.8 percent higher from year-ago levels.The country’s Ministry of Justice – Real Estate Registration and Authentications ...

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