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Tunisia seeks extradition of Ben Ali, traces hidden assets

Tunisia's justice minister said on Tuesday he suspected Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was still benefiting from funds stashed abroad 16 months after his overthrow and urged Saudi Arabia to extradite the former president for trial.

May 23, 2012 12:02
 
Egypt’s Brotherhood toes fine line on economy

Egypt’s Brotherhood toes fine line on economy

A government led by the Brotherhood may just see a more economic progress and stability than the previous regime, if their current policy proposals are anything to go by.

January 24, 2012 3:18
 
Best of the Web: October 1, 2010

Best of the Web: October 1, 2010

Top Ten Oddball Unlikely Celebrity-Branded Products; UN to appoint space ambassador; ‘Shame Games’ put India behind China; The wiki way; Trashy film cleans up Cairo.

October 1, 2010 11:19
 
Greek bureaucracy chokes economy

Greek bureaucracy chokes economy

Many would-be investors are deterred by corrupt government bureaucracy.

June 24, 2010 6:13
 

Former Dubai Islamic Bank boss sentenced to three years in prison

SA, also formerly a board member with the developer Deyaar, is fined more than $27.2 million.

March 15, 2010 11:45
 

Only five bribery cases in ’09, claims Abu Dhabi police chief

“Bribery is a new, imported crime” says counterpart at Dubai police.

March 3, 2010 2:44
 
Not so corrupt

Not so corrupt

The UAE has been seeing many high-profile cases of fraud in the last year, thanks to which the perception of corruption in the country is declining.

November 18, 2009 1:55
 
10 headlines that the UAE bagged recently in the international media

10 headlines that the UAE bagged recently in the international media

From beach scandals to inaugurating the A380, the world’s largest plane, the country has been hogging the limelight worldwide.

September 16, 2008 12:45
 
Good faith not enough to move mountains

Good faith not enough to move mountains

With the rising number of corporate corruption scandals hitting Dubai, experts believe that it is time for companies to stop trusting and start checking.

September 11, 2008 10:27
 
A sudden plague or a silent growing ailment?

A sudden plague or a silent growing ailment?

The arrest of a Tamweel executive is the latest in a string of corruption scandals in Dubai.

September 10, 2008 2:03
 
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