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Qatar: False Allegations About Investments

For the past few weeks speculations are being made about Qatar’s investment in different sectors most of which have turned out to be untrue. Qatar was said to be making a bid for Arsenal although this was immediately denied by main shareholder who stated that their club was “not for sale” and that no discussion […]

March 19th, 2013 | Posted in Finance,Headlines | Read More »

Mauritania: More Development Loan By Kuwaiti Fund

The deputy director general of Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, Ghouneimane El Ghanem, is on a working visit to Mauritania where he met with Prime Minister Dr. Mohamed Ould Moulaye Laghdaf. EL Ghanem said his visit is in line with the Fund’s assurances to continue participating in the Islamic republic’s economic development projects by […]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Finance,Headlines | Read More »

Israel: A New Government, Obama’s Visit And The Hope To Repair Relations

While Israel’s new government which is mainly constituted of pro-settlers is being sworn in to function it appears more and more that the tension between them and the US president will not vanish easily. For many months Obama’s administration has been criticizing Netanyahu’s decision to go on with Jewish settlements in the West Bank region […]

March 18th, 2013 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Morocco-Africa: A King’s Offensive for Peace, Development

Morocco’s time immemorial relations with the rest of African countries are poised to make another stride this week as king Mohammed starts on Friday a continental tour that will successively lead him to Senegal, Ivory Coast and Gabon. This is not the king’s first tour in the continent. Since he came to power in 1999, […]

March 15th, 2013 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

UAE: Abu Dhabi big exhibition center

Abu Dhabi in an effort to stimulate business exchanges in the country has organized for the first time an Electronics Shopper exhibition. This event that will last for five days has brought together 35 exhibitors in the Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Centre (Adnec). Located in a central area participants believe that the event will do […]

March 15th, 2013 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »

Libya: 2013 hydrocarbon projects

Libya will be issuing its 5th energy concession by in the fourth quarter of 2013 after a “strong demand” and the need to finance the post-war projects. Oil Minister Abdelbari al-Arussi said they are also engaged in discussions with OPEC to increase its production quota to 1,7million from 1,5million. He also outlined several oil related […]

March 14th, 2013 | Posted in Energy,Headlines | Read More »

Hamas: Amnesty to collaborators

Israeli security services have very sophisticated surveillance technology however they still greatly rely on human intelligence provided by informers residing inside Gaza according to analysts. According to an expert on the region’s politics just a few month ago the Israeli Air Force strikes required precise local information. In addition Hamas is even saying that the […]

March 14th, 2013 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Syrian Conflict, Childhood Stealer

Children are the most cruelly hit victims of the civil war that is entering its third year in Syria, where about two million children are caught in crossfire. The description of the ordeal Syrian children are going through came in a report released on Wednesday by the Save the Children Organization, based in Great Britain. […]

March 13th, 2013 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Yemen: I Am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced

Five years ago Nujood Ali became the youngest divorcee after she escaped the man she was forced to marry at the age of nine. As a child bride her ex-husband abused her both sexually and physically. However two months after her marriage she managed to bring this man into court and was victorious into getting […]

March 13th, 2013 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

UAE-Made Drone Completes 1ST Successful Test Flights

United Arab Emirates Company, ADCOM Systems, a major manufacturer of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), has successfully completed the first test flights of its drone dubbed “Yabhon United 40 – Block 5” The drone, which has been unveiled lately at the Abu Dhabi International Defense Exhibition, can carry up to 10 precision-guided missiles with a range […]

March 12th, 2013 | Posted in Gulf News,Headlines | Read More »