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NUMBER OF WOMEN ON MIDDLE EAST BOARDS STILL LOW, DESPITE ENCOURAGEMENT FROM SOME GOVERNMENTS

…women in the UAE who are in work actually earn 0.7% more than men. That said, the same study said women in Saudi Arabia earn 19.9% less than men. And…

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TURKISH "POWERHOUSE" NONWOVENS SECTOR TO EXPERIENCE FURTHER SIGNIFICANT GROWTH

…in adding capacity. Look at Gulsan, adding capacity in Egypt and Turkey to export to Europe, and they tried to enter the Saudi Arabian market, but couldn’t as we dropped…

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JORDAN CABINET APPROVES IRAQ PIPELINE PROJECT IN PRINCIPLE

…million cubic feet of gas to Jordan. As Jordan only needs 134,000 to 150,000 barrels-a-day, and already imports much of this from Saudi Arabia, the remainder (and probably more) would…

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SAUDI ARABIA’S PUSHES FORWARD WITH NUCLEAR POWER PLANS

…East and south-east Asia at the World Nuclear Association. The Saudi Arabian Atomic Regulatory Authority (SAARA), established in 2014, has signed an agreement with Finland’s Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority…

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MID EAST AIR CARGO CLOTHING EXPORTERS GRAPPLING WITH NEW USA SECURITY CHECKS

…Airport; Royal Jordanian out of Queen Alia International Airport, Amman; Saudia (Saudi Arabian Airlines) out of King Abdulaziz International Airport, Jeddah, and King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh; Qatar Airways operating…

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NEW TAX A DAMPENER ON MIDDLE EAST PERSONAL CARE PRODUCT SALES

…beauty product prices. This has followed the imposition of an expatriate dependent tax in Saudi Arabia last July (2017), and new excise taxes (on non-beauty lines) in Saudi Arabia last…

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GULF COATINGS MARKET STILL WITNESSING STAGNANT GROWTH, BUT PLANNED MAJOR EVENTS MAY PERK UP SALES

…year, and has expanded capacity to 600-700,000 tonnes through a fully automated flurry system. While the Saudi Arabian government has loosened fiscal policy in its 2018 budget, the economy is…

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NONWOVENS DEMAND GROWS ACROSS AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST, BUT OVER AND UNDER-PRODUCTION PROBLEMS PERSIST

…industries. Two of the region’s biggest manufacturers are in Saudi Arabia – the Saudi German Company for Nonwoven Products (SGN), which produces some 53,000 tonnes, and Advanced Fabrics (SAAF), with…

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SOUTH AFRICAN EXPAT USES PASSION FOR ACCOUNTING PROFESSION TO DRIVE FINANCIAL EXCELLENCE IN THE GULF

…transfer from old standards set by the Saudi Organization for Certified Public Accountants (SOCBA) to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). In the first phase, which started January 1, 2017, all…

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THE FUTURE OF BEAUTY IN SAUDI ARABIA

…changing the Saudisation quota in specific sectors. Saudisation is a policy whereby companies and enterprises in the kingdom are required to fill their workforce with Saudi nationals up to certain…

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