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Indonesians protest at Jeddah consulate

Workers have queued outside government offices and some consulates for days on end.

June 10, 2013 2:19
 
Apparently, maids in UAE are overpaid

Minimum wage ‘unfair’ for employers?

FNC member argues that minimum wage for domestic workers and maids is 'taking advantage' of employers.

May 20, 2013 4:24
 
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Etisalat raises $510 million from Axiata stake sale

Etisalat, the United Arab Emirates' biggest telecommunications company, raised about $510 million from the sale of a stake in Indonesia's PT XL Axiata.

September 13, 2012 1:11
 
Nepal bans workers in Gulf

Nepal highlights ‘Gulf abuse’ problem

As daily reports of abused helpers and maids around the Gulf continue to pile on, Nepal has decided to impose a ban on their national women

August 12, 2012 1:45
 
Qtel Unit Indosat to Issue $271 Million Bond

Qtel Unit Indosat to Issue $271 Million Bond

Indosat PT, Indonesia's No.2 mobile phone provider, plans to issue bonds worth $271 million, a statement from majority owner Qatar Telecom (Qtel) said on Tuesday.

April 18, 2012 9:37
 
UAE’s Etisalat eyes $700M from sale of XL Axiata stake

UAE’s Etisalat eyes $700M from sale of XL Axiata stake

UAE telecom operator Etisalat plans to sell its entire 13.29 percent stake in Indonesia's No.3 phone firm PT XL Axiata, to raise between $600 to $700 million this year, sources said on Tuesday.

March 13, 2012 1:52
 
Bahrain's Al Baraka eyes more growth in Asia Pacific

Bahrain's Al Baraka eyes more growth in Asia Pacific

Bahraini Islamic lender Al Baraka Banking Group aims for 15-percent growth in net profit this year and plans to buy a 75-percent stake in an unlisted Indonesian bank as part of its global expansion plan.

March 4, 2012 11:17
 
Bahrain’s Al Baraka eyes more growth in Asia Pacific

Bahrain’s Al Baraka eyes more growth in Asia Pacific

Bahraini Islamic lender Al Baraka Banking Group aims for 15-percent growth in net profit this year and plans to buy a 75-percent stake in an unlisted Indonesian bank as part of its global expansion plan.

March 4, 2012 11:17
 
Indonesia says would study any barter approach from Iran

Indonesia says would study any barter approach from Iran

Indonesia would study any approach by Iran to trade by barter but has not received any such overtures from the country, trade minister Gita Wirjawan said on Friday.

February 11, 2012 6:20
 

Islamic markets seen leading global trade volumes

Emerging and Islamic markets are expected to lead a growth in global trade volumes over the next fifteen years as non-traditional markets in Asia and Latin America drive demand, said a senior executive at HSBC's Islamic arm.

October 23, 2011 2:41
 
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