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    StanChart works on joint deal with us agencies

    Negotiations accelerate with other agencies after NY deal; Bank plans collective deal; Slump in share price had pushed bank to strike deal; Role of regulators called into question by shareholders; Shares rise 4.7 percent in London on Tuesday

    August 15, 2012 5:08
  • Gulf Arab nuclear plant

    UAE hires six firms for nuclear fuel supply, valued at $3 billion

    The United Arab Emirates hired six foreign firms, including Rio Tinto and Areva , to provide fuel for its first nuclear power plant, in contracts valued at $3 billion.

    August 15, 2012 5:05
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    Orascom Telecom swings to quarterly profit

    Orascom controlled by Russia's Vimpelcom since 2011; Results last year weighed down by tax charges; Says underlying profit grows in Q2; Cites cost cuts, subscriber growth, more data use

    August 15, 2012 12:32