Category Archives: Business & Finance

Iranian pres. assures Iraq of support

BAGHDAD, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that the Islamic Republic stands in solidarity with Iraq as he began his first offici…

Rouhani to arrive in Baghdad Mon. for 1st official visit

BAGHDAD, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani is set to visit Iraq on Monday for the first time since his assumption of power in 2013 and the th…

KD 22.6 million total loans in Feb. – KCB

KUWAIT, Total loans in February were estimated at KD 22.6 million (USD 73 million) distributed into real estate loans, women’s loans, g…

KD 22.6 million total loans in Feb. – KCB

KUWAIT, Total loans in February were estimated at KD 22.6 million (USD 73 million) distributed into real estate loans, women’s loans, g…

May urges EU to accept Brexit deal before March 29

LONDON, British Prime Minister Theresa May appealed to the EU leaders to push the Brexit deal forward to pass it through the parliament before i…

US embassy in Algeria urges nationals to stay away from Friday’s protests

ALGIERS, The US Embassy in Algeria cautioned on Thursday its nationals against demonstrations planned on Friday against the nomination of in…

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, Russian Minister discuss bilateral relations

ABU DHABI, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, held talks on Thur…

Pompeo discusses conflict in Syria with UN Special Envoy

WASHINGTON, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met here Tuesday with UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen to discuss the conflict in the conf…

US seeks extradition of Syrian Gen. from Lebanon

WASHINGTON, The US on Tuesday said that it would welcome any decision by Lebanon that would facilitate the extradition of Syrian General Jamil …

Yemeni forces retake strategic mountain range from Houthis in north

ADEN, The Yemeni National Army, backed by Saudi-led Coalition jets, has retaken several areas in the northern Saada and Al-Jawf governorates…