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The Cheesecake Factory Restaurants to open in the Middle East

M H Alshaya has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with US-based The Cheesecake Factory, to build and operate The Cheesecake Factory restaurants in the Middle East. The first two restaurants are scheduled to open in Dubai and Kuwait in 2012. Alshaya expects to develop a portfolio of restaurants over the next five years across the UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.