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The UK's small businesses made PS717m on Small Business Saturday last year, which was a 15% rise on the previous year, according to research by principal supporter, American Express.
1 (BNA): His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa the representative of HM the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, and Chairman of the Royal Charity Organization (RCO) trustees' board, praised the patronage of HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa the Honorary President and the principal supporter of humanitarian and philanthropic activities in the Kingdom.
Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in the US in 2010 and it remains the principal supporter of the campaign in the UK.
This only indicates the political bankruptcy of its regional sponsors led by Saudi Arabia as the founder and principal supporter of Al-Qaeda, Taliban, ISIL, al-Nusra Front and many other terror outfits in the region.
NatWest Bank is again principal supporter of the awards evening.
American Express was the founder of the campaign in the US and is the principal supporter of Small Business Saturday UK, as part of its ongoing commitment to encourage consumers to shop small.
And while it didn't chant "Death to America," Beijing was the principal supporter of the North Vietnamese, sending them troops, supplies and funds to fight and kill American soldiers every day.
For added comic effect, this new Free Syrian Army will be trained in Saudi Arabia, the principal supporter and paymaster of those same jihadi groups until ISIS scared it into hedging its bets.
He said in remarks on his Facebook page that His Majesty King Abdullah II is the principal supporter of Jordanian sports and "offers all forms of support to Nashama (football team) and the football association".
Iran clearly, has IRGC (Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps) personnel on the ground in Syria conducting military affairs," Kerry said, adding that Tehran "is the principal supporter of its client, terrorist organization called Hizbullah.
Iraq seems to be moving toward the precipice of civil war in the footsteps of its Syrian neighbor where Iran and Saudi Arabia once again face off, the former in the role of the principal supporter of the Assad regime and the latter as a major supplier of funds and weaponry to the predominantly Sunni opposition.
He was a principal supporter of our inclusion under Medicare, and in 2011 he won our Legislator of Year Award.

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