UAE-based Julphar relinquishes controlling stakes in Saudi-Arabia-headquartered Alpha Pharma

Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries Manufacturers, Julphar, based in the UAE, has announced it sold its 51 per cent stake in Alpha Pharma, a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant in Saudi Arabia, Zawya reports. The company announced the transaction to be completed in the Read more

Egypt, Pakistan eager to deepen cooperation in many areas including defense

Egypt and Pakistan Sunday contemplated plans to strengthen bilateral relations including defense between the two countries, nearly one month holding joint military drill. President Abdelfattah al-Sisi and Pakistani Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Chairman Gen. Nadeem Raza discussed “strengthening bilateral Read more

Sudan instructs Turkish Summa to resume construction of biggest airport

Sudan’s transitional Prime Minister Abdullah Hamdok has directed the Ministry of Transport initiate discussion with Turkish construction company Summa to resume the building of the country’s biggest airport suspended owing to change of leadership, London-based Al Quds reports. Hamdok, media Read more