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Hyundai July 2019 offers with savings of nearly a lakh on Grand i10 - Dotemirates

Hyundai July 2019 offers with savings of nearly a lakh on Grand i10

These offers are valid till 31 July 2019. Maximum benefits of upto Rs 2 lakh offered on the Elantra midsize sedan. Savings of upto Rs 95,000 available on the outgoing Grand i10 hatchback and Xcent too. Entry-level hatchback Santro gets savings of up to Rs 40,000. Least savings of up to Rs 25,000 offered on the Elite i20 and i20 Active. If you’re planning to buy a new Hyundai model other than a small SUV, this could be a good time to do so. The Korean car maker is offering benefits and savings on all models, except the Venue, Creta...


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11/08/2019

Saudi, US energy ministers express concern over threats to maritime traffic in the GCC

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INTERVIEW: CEO Jasper Hope wants people to think of Dubai Opera as 'a great venue of the world'

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Pope caps reform of Vatican bank with new statutes

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Kuwaitis, expats wage difference 114.9% in public sector

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How Perth vegan Zoe Callis got caught in viral media storm after a Facebook post

By Gian De Poloni When Zoe Callis received an email from Coles informing her it had substituted the out-of-stock vegan friendly mince she ordered online with a packet of Harvey Beef Premium Mince, she laughed out loud.She took to a private Facebook group for Australian vegans to write a short post poking fun at what the supermarket had described as an "inconvenient" situation."I mean, this is really inconvenient considering I am vegan," she wrote.A few hours later, it began. She received a flurry of messages from friends joking she had become famous."I saw this post on Facebook and it was...
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China to push to attract more high-tech manufacturers

BEIJING: China will push to attract more high-tech manufacturers to set up in the world’s No.2 economy, the nation’s commerce ministry said late on Friday, without giving further details.The comment came as the nation’s exports unexpectedly returned to growth in July on improved global demand despite escalating US trade pressure.The Ministry of Commerce also said in its statement that it expected export volumes to “expand rapidly” in the second-half of 2019.China on Tuesday said it would implement a special tax policy in the newly expanded Shanghai Free Trade Zone, granting crude oil import licenses to qualified companies and providing preferential...