Daily Archives: January 10, 2019

Auditors urge EU to step up fight against fraud

BRUSSELS, The European Union (EU) must step up its fight against fraud and the European Commission should ensure leadership and reconsider th…

No Solution Quite Yet for Terrified Saudi Refugee in Thailand

BANGKOK, The ordeal of Saudi Arabian refugee Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun continues for now, with Australia’s foreign minister telling re…

Kuwait examines South Korean anti-corruption experience

KUWAIT, Kuwait and South Korea on Thursday discussed means of boosting cooperation in combating corruption and employing the Korean experie…

Kuwait FM receives call from Arab League chief

KUWAIT, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah received on Thursday a phone call from Secretary-G…

Trump considers canceling trip to World Economic Forum due to shutdown

WASHINGTON, President Donald Trump said Thursday that he may not attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on January 22 if the par…

US Sec. of State stresses continuing counterterror

CAIRO, Visiting US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday his country would pursue war on the so-called Islamic State (IS) and other te…

Iran, Gaza on Agenda as Pompeo Visits Egypt

STATE DEPARTMENT, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is meeting with Egyptian officials Thursday in Cairo as he seeks support from allies to a…