Sawafi is a planned Arabic
search enginestarted by a German and Saudifunded technological company. It was never launched and plans are unclear. [cite web|url=http://money.cnn.com/2006/04/25/technology/arabsearch_reut0425/index.htm| title=New Arabic search engine may challenge Google, Yahoo|publisher= CNN.com] The search engine is dedicated to Arabic material. Sawafi's inspiration was the Chinese web-search engine, Baidu.
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