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Princess Ameerah al-Taweel, chief executive of Saudi-based Time Entertainment Holding, stands in Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai March 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Princess Ameerah al-Taweel, chief executive of Saudi-based Time Entertainment Holding, stands in Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai March 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Princess Ameerah al-Taweel, chief executive of Saudi-based Time Entertainment Holding, stands in Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai March 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
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Amina al-Rustamani, chief executive of TECOM Investments, sits in her office in Dubai March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Saleh Salem

Amina al-Rustamani, chief executive of TECOM Investments, sits in her office in Dubai March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Saleh Salem

Amina al-Rustamani, chief executive of TECOM Investments, sits in her office in Dubai March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Saleh Salem
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Princess Ameerah al-Taweel (R), chief executive of Saudi-based Time Entertainment Holding, speaks with women at Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai March 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Princess Ameerah al-Taweel (R), chief executive of Saudi-based Time Entertainment Holding, speaks with women at Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai March 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Princess Ameerah al-Taweel (R), chief executive of Saudi-based Time Entertainment Holding, speaks with women at Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai March 9, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
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Amina al-Rustamani, chief executive of TECOM Investments, stands in her office in Dubai March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Saleh Salem

Amina al-Rustamani, chief executive of TECOM Investments, stands in her office in Dubai March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Saleh Salem

Amina al-Rustamani, chief executive of TECOM Investments, stands in her office in Dubai March 27, 2014. REUTERS/Saleh Salem
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