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该地区创业企业的成功不应遭到低估。根据区域推进平台Wamda的统计,包括Bayt、 Careem、MarkaVIP、Namshi、News Group、Propertyfinder和Wadi.com等在内的十余家初创企业现在拥有超过1亿美元的预期估值。成立于2005年的一家拥有3000名员工的企业Souq.com有望成为地区首家估值超过10亿美元的“独角兽企业”。


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    Will Trump Be Removed from Office?

    Elizabeth Drew

    Assuming the US House of Representatives votes to impeach President Donald Trump, the fact remains that there are far fewer votes in the Senate than will be needed to convict him and remove him from office. But the willingness of Congress – including the Senate – to continue tolerating his dangerous conduct is now truly in question.

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    Unsustainable Australia

    Kevin Rudd

    Before the current conservative government came to power in 2013, Australia was well-positioned to make the necessary transition to a low-carbon economy. But now, the country is heading in reverse, and has already fallen behind most developed countries, and even China, on reducing emissions and building resilience against climate change.


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