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  1. Op-Ed: Obama was worst US President for American Jews

    Jerusalemonline.com - Israel 01.18 / 11:50 jerusalemonline.com
    Rachel Avraham explains how from day one, Obama was one of the worst presidents in US history for the Jewish people in recent years. She believes that he was greatly influenced by the anti-Semitism of the progressive…
  2. Parliament raises tax exemption limit to LE24,000 a year

    Egyptindependent.com - Egypt 01.18 / 11:44 egyptindependent.com
    The Parliament decided on Tuesday to raise the tax exemption limit from LE13,500 to LE24,000 a year. MP Mohamed al-Suwaidy, head of parliamentary coalition Egypt's Support, filed a request during Tuesday's general assembly demanding that the tax exemption limit be raised due to price hikes following the flotation of the Egyptian pound late last year. Parliament Speaker Ali Abdelaal said the parliament agrees with Suwaidy's opinion.  "This will be the…
  3. Iran air defense foiled US F-18s’ attempt to free sailors last year: Commander

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 11:30 theiranproject.com
    Tasnim – The Lieutenant Commander of Iran’s Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base, referring to the January 2016 arrest of US sailors by Iran in the Persian Gulf, said the air…
  4. Goldstein on Gelt: Life Expectancy Alert: Is Outliving Your Money a Justified Fear?

    Jewishpress.com - Israel 01.18 / 11:28 jewishpress.com
    Doug shares three simple steps that you can take this year to stay financially secure. Find out what these steps are on today’s financial p…
  5. Energy Minister names ‘E3’ as selected organiser of World Energy Congress to be held in Abu Dhabi in 2019

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.18 / 11:28 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Energy today signed a Project Management Office, PMO, contract with Energy Events Experts, E3, a Dubai-based organiser of global trade events for the energy sector, who will oversee the preparation of the World Energy Congress, WEC 2019, to be held in Abu…
  6. Deadly clashes grip flashpoint area near Syria capital

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Syria 01.18 / 11:27 yourmiddleeast.com
    Further east, Syrian government troops lost ground to the Islamic State group near the key Deir Ezzor military airport.The escalating violence augurs ill for peace negotiations in Kazakhstan later this…
  7. Egypt keen to save Saudi ties after islands ruling

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Egypt 01.18 / 11:27 yourmiddleeast.com
    Strains between the two Sunni Arab allies have grown in recent months, in particular over Cairo's less-than-enthusiastic support for Saudi efforts in Syria and Yemen.Monday's ruling -- which saw Egypt's top administrative court block the transfer of the Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia -- is likely to fuel concerns in…
  8. Third Temple Grows Closer as Sanhedrin Discovers Rare Holy Wine in the Land

    Last week, 30 bottles of wine were delivered to the nascent Sanhedrin, setting in place one more necessary element for the Temple service - and one which is specifically mentioned in prophecy as a precursor to the Messiah. The post Third Temple Grows Closer as Sanhedrin Discovers Rare Holy Wine in the Land appeared first on Breaking Israel News | Latest News. Biblical…
  1. Parliament raises tax exemption limit to LE24,000 a year

    Egyptindependent.com - Egypt 01.18 / 11:44 egyptindependent.com
    The Parliament decided on Tuesday to raise the tax exemption limit from LE13,500 to LE24,000 a year. MP Mohamed al-Suwaidy, head of parliamentary coalition Egypt's Support, filed a request during Tuesday's general assembly demanding that the tax exemption limit be raised due to price hikes following the flotation of the Egyptian pound late last year. Parliament Speaker Ali Abdelaal said the parliament agrees with Suwaidy's opinion.  "This will be the…
  2. Egypt keen to save Saudi ties after islands ruling

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Egypt 01.18 / 11:27 yourmiddleeast.com
    Strains between the two Sunni Arab allies have grown in recent months, in particular over Cairo's less-than-enthusiastic support for Saudi efforts in Syria and Yemen.Monday's ruling -- which saw Egypt's top administrative court block the transfer of the Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia -- is likely to fuel concerns in…
  3. Egyptian Museum launches project to conserve wooden Pharaonic coffins

    Egyptindependent.com - Egypt 01.18 / 11:23 egyptindependent.com
    The Egyptian Museum launched the Coffin Conservation Project on Tuesday, in cooperation with the US embassy in Cairo, to document and restore 600 wooden coffins over the course of the next two years.The museum won a grant from the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) in 2015 after an international competition to choose the winning project, the General Director of the Egyptian Museum Sabah Abdel Razek said at a press conference on Tuesday.Abdel Razek added that the coffins…
  4. PM's office issues press release on achievements under Sherif Ismail

    Egyptindependent.com - Egypt 01.18 / 09:40 egyptindependent.com
    The prime minister's office issued a press release on Tuesday detailing the achievements of Sherif Ismail's cabinet after President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi told the heads of national newspapers in an interview to expect a cabinet reshuffle soon.Ismail instructed concerned authorities to coordinate with the Health Ministry to provide pharmaceuticals to the local market and prevent any significant increases in drug prices, in line with Sisi's instructions to Ismail, the…
  5. Jammeh’s Emergency Order Is Illegal

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 01.17 / 21:31 kaironews.com
    One of the leaders of the Gambia’s winning coalition led by President-elect Adama Barrow has swiftly reacted to the country’s outgoing President’s declared state of emergency. Lawyer Mai Ahmed Fatty, who leads the opposition Gambia Moral Congress, said “an executive directive does not constitute law,[Read M…
  6. Jammeh Declares State Of Emergency

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 01.17 / 18:26 kaironews.com
    The Gambia’s defeated President Yahya Jammeh this evening declared a state of emergency, two days before he transfers power to President-elect Adama Barrow. The 90-day emergency takes effect immediately. Despite international pressure and threats of regional military intervention, Mr. Jammeh is refusing to step down.[Read M…
  7. Yahya Jammeh Still Counting Losses

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 01.16 / 21:36 kaironews.com
    With only two days left in office, Yahya Jammeh still thinks he can keep the Presidential Crown. Instead of accepting defeat and allow everyone to breathe air of peace, Jammeh stays awake brainstorming on how to execute his plots. He declared public statement upon statement[Read…
  8. Dog Bite Kills President-Elect’s Son

    Kaironews.com - Kairo 01.16 / 19:12 kaironews.com
    The eight-year-old son of the Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow has died after he was bitten by a dog in Manjai Kunda. Habibu Barrow’s untimely death comes few days before his father’s inauguration on January 19th. After attending the Franco-Africa Summit in Mali, Adama Barrow was[Read Mor…
  1. Iran air defense foiled US F-18s’ attempt to free sailors last year: Commander

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 11:30 theiranproject.com
    Tasnim – The Lieutenant Commander of Iran’s Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base, referring to the January 2016 arrest of US sailors by Iran in the Persian Gulf, said the air…
  2. IRGC Navy Commander: Iran ready to give crushing, appropriate response to threats

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 10:49 theiranproject.com
    FNA- Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Navy Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi underlined that his forces are fully prepared to give a crushing and proper response to the…
  3. A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on January 18

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 10:09 theiranproject.com
    Iran Front Page- Almost all newspapers covered the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s press conference, where he answered several questions and attacked his opponents for not seeing the achievements of n…
  4. Iran at frontline of fighting against terrorism: Expert

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 09:28 theiranproject.com
    January 18, The Iran Project – An Iranian senior expert says the Islamic Republic has always been at the forefront of fighting against terrorism, helping to maintain the security of Sa…
  5. US not to assume 'any role' in Astana meeting

    En.mehrnews.com - Iran 01.18 / 09:00 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Head of Iran's SNSC Ali Shamkhani said the US participation in management, leadership and guidance of political initiatives in the Syrian crisis is totally i…
  6. Oman to Iran trips a hit for national ferries firm

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 08:07 theiranproject.com
    Times of Oman– More than 1,700 passengers travelled to Iran on National Ferries Company (NFC’s) vessels since the launch of the service in July 2016. NFC’s annual statistical bulletin s…
  7. Foreign carmakers to open sales branches in Iran

    Theiranproject.com - Iran 01.18 / 08:06 theiranproject.com
    Azer News– The Islamic Republic of Iran, which aims to put its automotive industry back on the road, presented certificates to foreign car manufacturers willing to open sales branches…
  8. Russians to build, rehabilitate power plants in Iran

    En.mehrnews.com - Iran 01.18 / 07:58 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Jan. 18 (MNA) – Deputy Iranian energy minister said as part of new power deals between Tehran and Moscow, Russians will construct a new generating plant and rehabilitate an existing o…
  1. Foreigners majority of victims in Istanbul attack

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Turkey 01.15 / 21:05 yourmiddleeast.com
    Foreigners, including many nationals of Arab countries, made up the majority of the victims in the New Year shooting rampage at an Istanbul nightclub, officials said.A total of 39 people were killed in the assault claimed by the Islamic State group at the exclusive Reina club on the shores of the Bosphorus and 65 injured, officials…
  1. Readying for an Expat Exodus

    Venturemagazine.me - Saudi Arabia 01.18 / 09:51 venturemagazine.me
    Many thousands of Jordanian expats working in the Gulf face an uncertain future as low oil prices begin forcing GCC governments to cut spending. Just how prepared is Jordan for their potential return? By Mothanna Gharaibeh Following the energy sector... The post Readying for an Expat Exodus appeared first on Venture…
  2. Mother granted custody of infant abused by father

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 01.17 / 21:26 saudigazette.com.sa
    By Fatima Muhammad JEDDAH — The Family Affairs Court in Madinah has granted Nareman, the mother of Dareen, the abused infant, the custody of her battered child, lawyer Abdulaziz Al-Anzi told Saudi Gazette. Nareman is a 23-year-old Syrian woman who is living with her father in Makkah. The lawyer said that there will be public The post Mother granted custody of infant abused by father appeared first on Saudi G…
  3. 4 firms approved for listing on parallel market

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 01.17 / 21:25 saudigazette.com.sa
    By Fatima Muhammad Jeddah — Four companies have been approved for listing on the parallel stock market which was announced by the Capital Market Authority (CMA) earlier this month. Applications from 77 companies are also under review. The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) plans to launch Nomu-Parallel Market on Feb. 26, 2017. The four companies approved The post 4 firms approved for listing on parallel market appeared first on Saudi G…
  4. Expatriates told to register fingerprints of dependents

    Saudigazette.com.sa - Saudi Arabia 01.17 / 21:05 saudigazette.com.sa
    RIYADH — The Passports Department (Jawazat) has asked expatriates to document their own fingerprints and those of their dependents who are six years of age or above so as not to risk losing the electronic services being provided to them. The Jawazat warned the expatriates that if they did not hurry up to register their The post Expatriates told to register fingerprints of dependents appeared first on Saudi G…
  5. Spain hopes to sell warships to Saudi Arabia

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Saudi Arabia 01.15 / 21:10 yourmiddleeast.com
    They claim the sale would be illegal under international law and accuse the oil-rich kingdom of carrying out war crimes in its military campaign in Yemen, which has killed thousands of civilians.Spain's King Felipe VI will on Saturday begin a three-day official visit to the Middle Eastern country at the invitation of Saudi Arabia's King…
  6. Saudi mufti warns against cinema and music

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Saudi Arabia 01.15 / 21:06 yourmiddleeast.com
    "We know that singing concerts and cinemas are a depravity," Grand Mufti Abdulaziz al-Sheikh said in a television interview cited by Sabq news website late Friday.The head of the Saudi supreme council of clerics was responding to a question about the plans of the kingdom's General Authority for Entertainment to licence concerts and study opening…
  1. 31 Killed, 80 Injured after Twin Blasts Hit Kabul

    Islamtimes.org - Yemen 01.18 / 11:10 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - At least 31 people were killed and dozens injured after two suicide bombings targeted a van Tuesday carrying administrative staffers of the Afghan parliament in the capital of Kabul. …
  2. Yemen to Receive USD 450 Mln Grant from World Bank

    Nationalyemen.com - Yemen 01.18 / 09:04 nationalyemen.com
    The World Bank announced on Tuesday a USD 450 million grant for Yemen, as the nearly two-year old conflict in the country has left some 18 million people without basic food requirements and medical care. The amount will be split into two emergency projects designed in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the…
  3. New Yemen offensive looks to break deadlock

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Yemen 01.15 / 21:04 yourmiddleeast.com
    But the forces loyal to President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi -- who are backed by a Saudi-led military coalition -- are facing divisions within their ranks that are hampering their efforts.Supported by coalition air and sea support, loyalist forces launched operation "Golden Spear" on Saturday in Yemen's western Dhubab district, about 30 kilometres (20 miles) north of the strategic Bab al-Mandab…
  1. Deadly clashes grip flashpoint area near Syria capital

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Syria 01.18 / 11:27 yourmiddleeast.com
    Further east, Syrian government troops lost ground to the Islamic State group near the key Deir Ezzor military airport.The escalating violence augurs ill for peace negotiations in Kazakhstan later this…
  2. US to step up support for Turkey in Syria’s al-Bab: Commander

    Islamtimes.org - Syria 01.18 / 05:04 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - The United States vows to step up support for the Turkish forces by conducting airstrikes in Syria’s al-Bab, says the American military spokesman for the so-called US-led coalition against Daesh terrorists. …
  3. Israeli attack on Syrian airport declaration of war

    Islamtimes.org - Syria 01.15 / 21:31 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A huge explosion rocked a Syrian Air Force installation southwest of the capital Damascus, after the Israeli regime launched a rocket attack against a designated target at the site in the early hours of Friday…
  4. Daesh launches new assault on Syria’s Dayr al-Zawr, kills dozens

    Islamtimes.org - Syria 01.15 / 21:29 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Dozens of people have lost their lives when Daesh Takfiri terrorists launched a fresh offensive on the eastern Syrian city of Dayr al-Zawr, the so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights…
  5. In Damascus, an old solution to water shortages: the hammam

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Syria 01.15 / 21:11 yourmiddleeast.com
    The elegant Al-Malik al-Zahir hammam dates back to 985 AD but is experiencing unprecedented demand since fighting cut water supplies to the capital, leaving millions facing shortages."I haven't bathed since the water to Damascus was cut off," 34-year-old Ades told AFP as he changed into a…
  6. Syrian political opposition says it supports Astana talks

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Syria 01.15 / 21:09 yourmiddleeast.com
    "Concerning the forthcoming meeting in Astana, the (High Negotiations) Committee stresses its support to the military delegation... and expresses hope that the meeting would reinforce the truce," an HNC statement said after a two-day meeting in Riyadh.Despite backing opposite sides in the Syrian conflict, Russia and Turkey have worked closely in recent weeks to broker a nationwide ceasefire aimed at laying the ground for the January 23 peace talks in…
  1. Energy Minister names ‘E3’ as selected organiser of World Energy Congress to be held in Abu Dhabi in 2019

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.18 / 11:28 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Energy today signed a Project Management Office, PMO, contract with Energy Events Experts, E3, a Dubai-based organiser of global trade events for the energy sector, who will oversee the preparation of the World Energy Congress, WEC 2019, to be held in Abu…
  2. Sawab Centre highlights scope of Daesh atrocities and destruction

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.18 / 10:26 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Sawab Centre, a joint UAE-US initiative to combat Daesh’s online propaganda and promote positive alternatives to extremism, has announced the launch of a social media campaign to highlight Daesh’s myriad atrocities and crimes against hum…
  3. Abdullah bin Zayed receives Foreign Minister of Afghanistan

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.18 / 09:45 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 18th January, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, yesterday received Salahuddin Rabbani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of…
  4. Afghan delegation offers condolences to martyrs' families UPDATE

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.17 / 21:06 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- Faiz Mohammad Osmani Minister of Hajj and Religious Affairs and Envoy of the Afghan President, has offered his condolences on the UAE's martyrs, who were killed in the Kandahar terrorist attack, while on a humanitarian…
  5. Afghan delegation offers condolences to martyrs' families

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.17 / 19:44 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- Minister of Pilgrimage and Endowments, Othmani Ahmed Othmani, envoy of the Afghan President, has offered his condolences on the UAE's martyrs, who were killed in the Kandahar terrorist attack, while on a humanitarian…
  6. 15th Ministerial Meeting of Asian Cooperation Dialogue starts in Abu Dhabi

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.17 / 18:01 wam.ae
    ABU DHABI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The 15th Ministerial Meeting of Asian Cooperation Dialogue, ACD, started in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday, with foreign ministers and heads of delegations from member states taking part in the…
  7. Government accelerators workshop discusses solutions to reduce deaths in traffic accidents

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.17 / 17:41 wam.ae
    DUBAI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The government accelerators team for the Ministry of Interior have participated in a workshop held at Emirates Towers in…
  8. RTA releases findings, recommendations of 3rd Dubai International PM Forum

    Wam.ae - United Arab Emirates 01.17 / 14:57 wam.ae
    DUBAI, 17th January, 2017 (WAM) -- The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has revealed the findings and recommendations of the 3rd edition of the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) 2016 held under the theme: ‘Shaping the Future.’ The event took place under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council. HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Mohammed bin Rashid Al…
  1. Op-Ed: Obama was worst US President for American Jews

    Jerusalemonline.com - Israel 01.18 / 11:50 jerusalemonline.com
    Rachel Avraham explains how from day one, Obama was one of the worst presidents in US history for the Jewish people in recent years. She believes that he was greatly influenced by the anti-Semitism of the progressive…
  2. Goldstein on Gelt: Life Expectancy Alert: Is Outliving Your Money a Justified Fear?

    Jewishpress.com - Israel 01.18 / 11:28 jewishpress.com
    Doug shares three simple steps that you can take this year to stay financially secure. Find out what these steps are on today’s financial p…
  3. Third Temple Grows Closer as Sanhedrin Discovers Rare Holy Wine in the Land

    Last week, 30 bottles of wine were delivered to the nascent Sanhedrin, setting in place one more necessary element for the Temple service - and one which is specifically mentioned in prophecy as a precursor to the Messiah. The post Third Temple Grows Closer as Sanhedrin Discovers Rare Holy Wine in the Land appeared first on Breaking Israel News | Latest News. Biblical…
  4. Abbas Continues to Rail Against Embassy Move

    Hamodia.com - Israel 01.18 / 10:30 hamodia.com
    Continuing an ongoing theme he has taken up since Donald Trump became President-elect, Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas reiterated Tuesday that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem would be a… Read more » The post Abbas Continues to Rail Against Embassy Move appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: PA Preacher: U.S. Embassy Move to Jerusalem ‘Means War’ Abbas: ‘Serious Consequences’ If U.S. Moves Embassy to Yerushalayim Embassy Move…
  5. The Hebrew Blessings to Say Upon the Arrival of Messiah

    One of the basic tenets of Judaism is the belief that the messiah (Mashiach-מְשִׁ֥יחַ in Hebrew) can arrive at any moment. The post The Hebrew Blessings to Say Upon the Arrival of Messiah appeared first on Breaking Israel News | Latest News. Biblical Perspect…
  6. What to look for in your Chief Financial Officer?

    Articlesbase.com - Israel 01.18 / 09:29 articlesbase.com
    Over the past years, the corporate world has seen a radical change in the role of a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). A traditional officer earlier, he has been the ultimate game…
  7. Police Officer Killed in Negev Clash with Security Forces; Arab MK Wounded

    Sergeant Major Erez Levi of the Israel police was killed during clashes between security forces and residents of an unrecognized Bedouin encampment in the Negev Desert. The post Police Officer Killed in Negev Clash with Security Forces; Arab MK Wounded appeared first on Breaking Israel News | Latest News. Biblical…
  8. Knesset Bids Farewell to Outgoing US Ambassador Dan ‘Island of Stability’ Shapiro

    Jewishpress.com - Israel 01.18 / 09:06 jewishpress.com
    'We can present an excellent picture of assistance and aircraft and military aid, and we can also talk about less successful…
  1. Explaining President Trump

    Venturemagazine.me - Jordan 01.18 / 09:52 venturemagazine.me
    Now the dust has started to settle on the US general election, what are the key takeaways from Trump’s historic victory? By Osama Al Sharif Donald Trump, the flamboyant real-estate billionaire and reality TV star who has never held a... The post Explaining President Trump appeared first on Venture M…
  2. Majid AlSadi: Honing Hospitality

    Venturemagazine.me - Jordan 01.17 / 13:21 venturemagazine.me
    Even with the difficulties facing Jordan’s important tourism sector, Eastern Holding CEO Majid AlSadi said he plans to build on the success of his award-winning luxury hotel in Amman. With a company portfolio spanning the aviation, hospitality, and manufacturing sectors, Eastern... The post Majid AlSadi: Honing Hospitality appeared first on Venture Ma…
  1. Video: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian at checkpoint

    Footage comes day after Israeli forces seen dragging teen on ground before he is declared…
  2. Palestinian Infighting Over Power Crisis Forces Hamas Allies to Step In

    Thetower.org - Hamas 01.17 / 19:22 thetower.org
    Millions of dollars worth of fuel from Qatar arrived in the Gaza Strip on Monday, easing severe power shortages in the Hamas-run territory. Gaza’s Energy Authority said that the Qatari injection of approximately $12 million worth of fuel would power a third generator at Gaza’s power plant, which would provide residents with electricity for eight hours each [R…
  3. World Condemns Deadly Jerusalem Terror Attack; Palestinians Celebrate It

    Thetower.org - Hamas 01.16 / 18:26 thetower.org
    Fatah and Hamas, the two main Palestinian political parties, have expressed praise for a terror attack that killed four Israelis in Jerusalem on Sunday. Fadi al-Qunbar, a suspected ISIS supporter, drove a truck into a group of Israeli soldiers, killing Lt. Yael Yekutiel (age 20), Cadet Shir Hajaj (22), Cadet Shira Tzur (20), and Cadet Erez Orbach (20). [&…
  4. Palestine appeals to Russia to stop potential US embassy relocation

    Islamtimes.org - Palestine 01.15 / 21:17 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - The Palestinian Authority (PA) has asked Russia to intervene to stop the US from likely relocating its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds under a President Donald…
  5. US Spies 'Warned Israel not to Share Intelligence with Trump'

    Islamtimes.org - Palestine 01.15 / 21:15 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - US spies warned their Israeli counterparts that Russia may have “levers of pressure” over Donald Trump and told them to be careful about sharing intelligence with the White House in case it was passed on to the Kremlin, according to Israeli media rep…
  6. Two-Goal Single Shot: Arabs and Struggles for Tel Aviv Closeness

    Islamtimes.org - Palestine 01.15 / 21:13 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - With Donald J. Trump's victory in the US presidential election and his entry to the White House, one of the issues that needs to be taken into account is the influence his rise to power can leave on the Arab world, including the Israeli regime’s ties with the Arab countries, and particularly with the Persian Gulf s…
  7. Gaza comedian arrested after video on electricity crisis

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Palestine 01.15 / 21:12 yourmiddleeast.com
    Adel Meshoukhi was summoned by police and arrested, an interior ministry source said.On Wednesday Meshoukhi published an online video about the ongoing shortages of electricity and employment in Gaza which included the line "Hamas…
  8. Israeli Options for "Prolonging" Syria War

    Islamtimes.org - Palestine 01.15 / 21:11 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Rejection by the nations and some of governments in the West Asia region pushes the Israeli regime to steer clear of direct interventions in the regional crises and…
  1. Iran 'hostile' to US involvement in Syria talks

    Nna-leb.gov.lb - Lebanon 01.18 / 10:30 nna-leb.gov.lb
    NNA - Iranian officials said Wednesday they were strongly opposed to the United States joining Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan next week, local media reported. "We are hostile to their presence and…
  2. Syrian govt rejects Qatari, Saudi role in talks

    Nna-leb.gov.lb - Lebanon 01.18 / 10:29 nna-leb.gov.lb
    NNA - The participation of Saudi Arabia and Qatar in Syria talks will be discussed once they stop backing militancy, Syria39;s deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday, appearing…
  3. STL President Thanks Aoun for Lebanon's 'Continuous Support' for Court

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 01.17 / 19:24 naharnet.com
    The President and Vice President of the U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon, Judge Ivana Hrdličková and Judge Ralph Riachi, on Tuesday visited President Michel Aoun to congratulate him on his election as Lebanon's 13th president, an STL statement s…
  4. Geagea and Bassil: No Turning Back in LF-FPM Relation

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 01.17 / 19:03 naharnet.com
    Lebanese Forces leader Samir Geagea and Free Patriotic Movement chief Jebran Bassil stressed Tuesday that “there will be no turning back” in the LF-FPM relation, in remarks marking one year since Geagea endorsed the presidential bid of FPM founder Michel Aoun in a surprise move that largely contributed to Aoun's election as pre…
  5. Bassil after bloc's meeting: We rebuff extension of parliament's term, 1960 law

    Nna-leb.gov.lb - Lebanon 01.17 / 17:03 nna-leb.gov.lb
    NNA - "Change and Reform" bloc held its weekly meeting on Tuesday at Rabyeh, in the presence of FPM head, Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Gebran…
  6. Berri congratulates President on his word before diplomatic corp

    Nna-leb.gov.lb - Lebanon 01.17 / 15:21 nna-leb.gov.lb
    NNA - House Speaker Nabih Berri on Tuesday phone called Lebanese President General Michel Aoun to congratulate him on the speech he gave to the diplomatic corp in terms of the stances…
  7. Aoun Says Fears of Proportional Representation Unjustified

    Naharnet.com - Lebanon 01.17 / 13:56 naharnet.com
    President Michel Aoun said on Tuesday that endorsing a new electoral law that guarantees proper representation in the upcoming parliamentary elections is one of the term's priorities, as he stated that fears of endorsing a proportional representation system are not justified. “Our utmost priority is to stage the parliamentary elections based on a new electoral law that guarantees proper representation for all Lebanese factions,” said Aoun in a speech during a meeting with the dip…
  8. UK's May says final EU exit deal will be put to a vote in parliament

    Nna-leb.gov.lb - Lebanon 01.17 / 13:38 nna-leb.gov.lb
    NNA - British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday she would put the final agreement on Britain39;s exit from the European Union to a vote in parliament. May said there would have to…
  1. National Ferries achieves 7 per cent annual growth

    Omanobserver.om - Oman 01.17 / 19:17 omanobserver.om
    By Staff Reporter — MUSCAT: Jan 17 – A recent bulletin by National Ferries Company (NFC) carried over 220,859 passengers... The post National Ferries achieves 7 per cent annual growth appeared first on Oman O…
  2. KR Calendar 2017 celebrates Omani poets

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 01.17 / 17:51 muscatdaily.com
    Some of the sultanate’s literary geniuses have received honourable mentions in the KR annual c…
  3. Honda announces launch of 2017 Accord

    Muscatdaily.com - Oman 01.17 / 17:31 muscatdaily.com
    The new Accord gets a major facelift with sportier, more sophisticated…
  4. Cultural events at Muscat Festival 2017

    Omanobserver.om - Oman 01.17 / 06:25 omanobserver.om
    Observer Online The Cultural Events Program of Muscat Festival 2017\The Sculpted “Oman is  the Land of Peace” Presented By: The... The post Cultural events at Muscat Festival 2017 appeared first on Oman …
  5. Plan for developing of eco-tourism in nature reserves

    Omanobserver.om - Oman 01.16 / 19:15 omanobserver.om
    MUSCAT: Najeeb bin Ali al Rowas, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs, has chaired at the ministry’s... The post Plan for developing of eco-tourism in nature reserves appeared first on Oman O…
  6. Ministry of Health e-payment service comes into effect

    Omanobserver.om - Oman 01.16 / 18:55 omanobserver.om
    By Majid al Mahrouqi — MUSCAT: Jan. 16 – The Ministry of Health (MoH) has started implementation of e-payment services (credit/debit... The post Ministry of Health e-payment service comes into effect appeared first on Oman Ob…
  7. Omanis vote in municipal elections

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Oman 01.15 / 20:54 yourmiddleeast.com
    Ruled by Sultan Qaboos since 1970, Oman has made tentative steps in recent years towards reform, though political parties remain banned.In 1994 it became the first Gulf monarchy to give the vote to women and in 2011 Qaboos decreed that elections be held for municipal…
  8. State Council Chairman holds talks with NDC delegation

    Omanobserver.om - Oman 01.15 / 19:18 omanobserver.om
    MUSCAT: Dr Yahya bin Mahfoudh al Mantheri, Chairman of the State Council received at the council’s HQs on Sunday a... The post State Council Chairman holds talks with NDC delegation appeared first on Oman O…
  1. QCB sells QR15bn in domestic bonds

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.18 / 08:06 qatarscoop.com
    Qatar Central Bank sold QR15bn ($4.1bn) of conventional and Islamic government bonds on Sunday in its first domestic government debt offer this year, a bank official said yesterday. “We issued 7bn in bonds in an auction that was oversubscribed by QR100mn – 8bn in sukuk was issued as well,” said the official without giving further [R…
  2. Al Meera And Ministry Join Hands To Promote Qatari Veg Market.

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.18 / 07:25 qatarscoop.com
    The Ministry of Municipality and Environment’s (MME) Agriculture Affairs Department has come together with Al Meera stores to promote high quality Qatari vegetables. It aims at marketing local vegetable produce and providing an adequate marketing opportunities to display such products to customers. A study was conducted to furnish conditions and standards for the marketing of […
  3. These 13 online classes will help you learn something new in 2017

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.18 / 06:04 qatarscoop.com
    The new year is officially here, and with it comes both the hope and expectation that we can change our lives for the better. There’s no better time than the start of the year to set goals for yourself; everyone is beginning 2017 with a blank slate. Because of this, Udemy is offering more than…
  4. Rents Of Qatar’s Old Buildings Fall On Low Demand

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.18 / 05:44 qatarscoop.com
    According to the sources from the industry sector in Qatar have stated that rents of old residential buildings and partitioned villas have fallen by 10 to 20 per cent over the past six months, as a larger section of people are now opting for buildings with better facilities and services. The sources have also held…
  5. Qatarisation at Qatar Rail pegged at more than 20%

    Qo2022.com - Qatar 01.17 / 19:20 qo2022.com
    Qatarisation at Qatar Rail has reached more than 20% and the company is doing its utmost to maximise participation of Qatari talents as it heads towards the operational…
  6. Applying job change through Ministry website

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.17 / 09:07 qatarscoop.com
    The requirements for job change have been amended on the ‘The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affair (MADLSA) website with some of the previously mentioned conditioned no longer applicable for changing jobs by expats. Conditions such as nationality, gender and profession are no longer among requirements for job change approval. Expats were allowed […
  7. QU To Start Bachelor of Sports Education course for athletes and footballers

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.17 / 07:45 qatarscoop.com
    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed yesterday in this regard, between QU, Qatar Football Association (QFA), Aspire Zone, and Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy as Qatar University (QU) will soon introduce an academic programme for talented athletes and football professionals in Qatar. The MoU has been signed to establish a Bachelor of Sports…
  8. A Team From HMC Bags Star Of Excellence Award.

    Qatarscoop.com - Qatar 01.17 / 07:05 qatarscoop.com
    Heart Hospital from a part of HMC was awarded the Star of Excellence award for its efforts and services to patients. The team was rewarded at the annual Stars of Excellence Awards. Dr Nidal Ahmad Asaad, chairman of cardiology at Heart Hospital said that it was a great achievement for Heart Hospital and HMC as…
  1. Bahrain uses hooligans to suppress dissent

    Islamtimes.org - Bahrain 01.18 / 05:04 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A video, which has resurfaced on the Internet, shows hooligans ransacking a store while security forces look on and even film the incident without trying to stop the raid. …
  2. Drives behind Bahrain Regime’s Clampdown on Opposition

    Islamtimes.org - Bahrain 01.17 / 12:10 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - The Al Khalifa regime of Bahrain has executed three young activists named Sami Moshaymaa, Ali al-Sankis, and Abbas al-Samiee, adding to the chain of violent actions against the civilians over the past year. The three young men were arrested and sentenced to death in 2014 on charges of killing an Emirati and two Pakistani troops in the country. …