Daily Archives: December 8, 2018

Saudi Al-Salami re-named chairman of Arab Parliament

CAIRO, Dr. Meshaal Al-Salami, of Saudi Arabia, on Saturday was re-elected, uncontested, President of the Arab Parliament for a second consec…

Yemen relocates main airport to Aden, says FM

PARIS, Yemeni Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Yamani on Saturday said that the main airport would be in the government-controlled city of Aden.

Al…

Saudi capital ready to welcome GCC summit guests

RIYADH, Saudi capital Riyadh is getting ready to welcome its guests from delegations participating in the 39th Gulf Cooperation Council summ…

Qatar acquires 10 pct stake in three oil exploration blocks in Mozambique

DOHA, Qatar Petroleum has entered an agreement with an ExxonMobil affiliate to acquire a 10 percent stake in three offshore oil exploration bl…

Most telephone faults caused by recent heavy rain repaired — official

KUWAIT, Ministry of Communication announced Saturday it repaired most of telephone faults caused by heavy rain witnessed in the country in th…

Trump nominates new Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff

WASHINGTON, US President Donald Trump announced in a tweet his nomination of Chief of Staff of the US Army Mark Milley as the Chairman of the Join…

Kuwaiti oil price down 75 cents to settle at USD 58.34 pb

KUWAIT, The Price of Kuwait’s crude oil went down 75 cents to stand at USD 58.34 per barrel (pb) Friday compared to USD 59.09 pb the day befo…

Kuwaitis safe amid violent French protests – embassy

PARIS, Kuwait’s Embassy in France said its nationals in the country are safe after angry anti-government protests witnessed their fou…

Yemen relocates main airport to Aden, says FM

PARIS, Yemeni Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Yamani on Saturday said that the main airport would be in the government-controlled city of Aden.

Al…

Trump confirms WH chief of staff will leave post at end of year

WASHINGTON, US President Donald Trump confirmed Saturday that Chief of Staff John Kelly will be leaving his position at the end of year.

Speaki…