International schools in KSA can raise fees
The Ministry of Education has permitted international schools in the Kingdom to raise their fees by at least SR1,000 for each student starting from the next academic year.
Dubai fashion worth AED206bn
Dubai's trade in fragrance, beauty and fashion-related sectors in 2013 was worth AED 206 billion, up eight per cent over 2012 while the emirate's exports and re-exports in these sectors also increased by 10% between 2012 and 2013, according to a report released by Dubai Exports.
Algeria's Bouteflika set for re-election, foes cry fraud
Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika appeared set to win re-election for another five years on Friday after a vote opponents dismissed as a stage-managed fraud to keep the ailing leader in power.