Egypt, Bahrain ink host of agreements

Bahraini King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and visiting Egyptian leader Abdelfattah al-Sisi signed Wednesday a group of Memorandum of understanding (MoU) covering several areas including technology and investment. Al-Sisi travelled to the Gulf country to attend the inauguration of Read more

Saudi Arabia, Italy agree to set up business council

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Italy have signed a Memorandum of understanding (MoU) to set up a business council between the two countries. Saudi and Italian representatives from the private sector, reports say, discussed investment opportunities in the fields Read more

UAE opposes appointment of former Algerian top diplomat as UN envoy to Libya

The United Arab Emirates, UAE, on Monday expressed its opposition to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’s decision to appoint former Algerian Foreign Minister Sabri Boukadoum as UN envoy to Libya, Libya Observer reports, citing diplomatic sources. The Gulf country, the sources Read more

Saudi Arabia to recruit public and domestic workers from Sierra Leone

The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development (MHRSD) signed two agreements with Sierra Leone in the field of recruitment of public and domestic workers, reports say. The agreements aim to set a regulatory framework for all necessary procedures for Read more

Morocco’s breakthroughs in the promotion of women’s rights highlighted by CEDAW pundits

Morocco’s breakthroughs in the promotion of women’s rights have been hailed by two pundits of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) who have congratulated Morocco for the advances made in this respect and commended King Mohammed Read more