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Getty Images announces Middle East expansion

US-based stock photo agency Getty Images has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Master Delegate, Gallo Images Middle East, which will be merged with Photolibrary to create Getty Images Middle East. Gallo Images Middle East has been the primary distributor of Getty Images' wholly-owned creative and editorial content to the Middle Eastern market since 2005. Getty Images Middle East will serve customers in Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Yemen, through a head office in Dubai, the company said.