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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Microsoft Flouts Pirates

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates () -- U.S. computer software maker Microsoft Corp. said Sunday it was moving ahead with business in the Middle East, which is one of the world's worst regions for software piracy.

"We face problems here and the most important one is software piracy," Ahmed Chami, Microsoft Middle East general manager, told a news conference on the firm's strategy.

He said there has been some progress in fighting software piracy, and mentioned the

United Arab Emirates.