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June 26, 2014

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June 25, 2014

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Environment: Gene bank project to preserve wild species launched

A project for the creation of a gene bank, to preserve endangered wild animal and plant species, was launched by the Ministry of National Planning and Environment, said Monday the department’s Minister Dalila Boudjemaa.


In a reply to the questions of the members of People’s National Assembly (Lower House of Parliament) in a plenary session, Boudjamma said that her department launched a gene bank project for the endangered wild animal and plant species, underlining that the project is “underway.”


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June 24, 2014

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World Islamic Economic Forum to Celebrate 10th Anniversary in Dubai with Focus on Innovative Partnerships

Dubai Chamber and the WIEF Foundation have announced that the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum will be organised in Dubai from October 28 to 30, 2014, under the theme, ‘Innovative Partnerships for Economic Growth’ to reflect the emirate’s pursuit to play a key role in shaping the US$ 8 trillion Islamic economy.


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June 23, 2014

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Growth: Stronger Than You Think

Global economic performance has been weaker than expected; nevertheless, financial markets were relatively unfazed by these developments, as central banks’ policies remain highly accommodative. “After having seen weak growth in the first quarter, we’re staying positive on the economic outlook and expect more solid activity, buoyed by good news”, says Patrice Gautry, Chief Economist at Union Bancaire Privée (UBP). The trend towards risk assets – especially equities – is still there"...

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