Looking for news from a middle eastern perspective? The new English version of Al Jazeera is the latest place to go. So far, we’ve spotted ads on the site from Qatar Airways (along with house ads), which makes perfect sense. However, I suspect the user base for this site will go far beyond ex-pats traveling back home (news junkies come to mind). It’ll be interesting to see what sorts of advertisers are attracted to the site as it gains a broader readership.
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