In an $85 million deal Yahoo.com has expanded it’s global market by acquiring Maktoob.com and it’s vast Middle East network. One of Maktoob’s featured websites is Bentelhalal.com a widely popular Arab matrimonial service. Other notable sites that were part of the acquisition are Cashu.com, Zinza.com, Souq.com. The Maktoob network reaches one in every three people in the Middle East.
Yahoo and Maktoob FAQ: http://maktoob.yahoo.com/en/faq.php