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McDonald's sales rise in MEA region
Sep 12, 2010
McDonald's, the world's largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants, has reported a global sales growth of 4.9% in August 2010, compared to the same month a year earlier. Sales at restaurants open at least 13 months in the Middle East and Africa rose 7.8%, driven by locally-relevant menu items, daypart value options and convenience, the company said.