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‘Commerce’ sets out to reorganize the social media advertising market – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger No “ celebrities ” to promote products KUWAIT, May 22: The Ministry of Trade and Industry has initiated a process to reorganize the advertising market on “social networks” to promote certain products, but this time directly to advertisers and not through what it called “celebrities” …

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Suspect arrested in Maywood murder

Ray Hanania is an award-winning columnist, author and former Chicago City Hall reporter (1977-1992). A veteran who served in the Vietnam War and recipient of four SPJ Peter Lisagor Columnist Awards, Hanania writes weekly opinion columns on major American and Chicagoland topics for the Southwest News-Herald, Des Plaines Valley News …

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7.3 magnitude earthquake hits central China hours after first kills at least 3 people in the south

LONDON: An athlete who raised tens of thousands of dollars for charity during Ramadan has launched a new campaign to raise $ 70,000 to donate for emergency humanitarian aid to Palestinians in Gaza and in the occupied Palestinian territories. Haroon Mota plans to hold four marathons in just three weeks, …

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United Arab Emirates awards grants for restoration of key coral reefs – CBS Miami

KEY LARGO (CBSMiami / AP) – Part of a grant from the United Arab Emirates was awarded to two coral restoration organizations based in Florida. The Coral Restoration Foundation will get more than $ 1.9 million to work at Carysfort Reef off North Key Largo, and Reef Renewal USA will …

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Food, drink and VAT prices push inflation to 5.3% in April

RIYADH: The increase in value added tax (VAT) last summer and the resulting rise in food and drink prices saw Saudi Arabia’s inflation rate soar to 5.3 % in April, against 4.9% in March and 1.3% in April 2020, according to official data. Following the economic impact of the coronavirus …

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Seven days in May | The Jewish standard

In 1916, in an attempt to restore revolutionary relevance, Pancho Villa of Mexico attacked a border town in New Mexico to elicit an American response. President Woodrow Wilson complied. He sent an expeditionary force to Mexico, led by General John Pershing, who drove out Villa and his revolutionaries for 11 …

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London’s Shubbak Festival opens to global audiences for the first time

Hip-hop, spoken word and karaoke are what are on the lineup for this year’s Shubbak Festival. A decade after its launch, the biennial festival returns to London for its sixth edition with a program full of Arab art, cinema, music, theater, dance and literature. Organizers say almost all of the …

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Qatar stocks retreat despite interests in insurance and telecom purchases

(MENAFN – Gulf Times) Gulf institutions were increasingly net buyers on the Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday, which was otherwise on the negative trajectory. Despite buying interest in insurance and telecommunications outlets, the Qatar 20-stock index settled more than 28 points or 0.26% lower at 10,940.58 points, after hitting an …

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This week in history: April 26 to May 2

25 years ago: Indian general election sweeps the Congress Party out of office BJP leader Atal Behari Vajpayee The Indian general elections, held from April 27 to May 2, 1996, replaced the Congress Party as the largest party in parliament with the Hindu-Chauvinist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The election resulted …

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Battle for Secretary of State is already brewing in Illinois

SHARE THIS STORY 20 20 Actions Alexi Giannoulias is the main contender within the brewery race to succeed the retiring Illinois Secretary of State Jessie White. Though the Democratic Social gathering’s main election won’t happen till March 2022, time flies and the race will rapidly change into crowded. With the …

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