Green light for crown prince-led Saudi privatization program

  • The Privatization Program is one of 12 key elements of the Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030
  • The program is aimed at increasing job opportunities for Saudi nationals
By Arab News ·


Kuwait expels Philippine envoy amid tensions over domestic workers

  • Kuwait calls back its Ambassador in Manila amid workers dispute
  • Kuwait police arrested two Filipinos earlier this week over helping maids flee their employers
By AFP - AP ·


Donors pledge $4.4 billion in Syria aid for 2018: UN

  • UN says donors pledge $4.4bn dollars in aid for Syria and its neighbors in 2018
  • The pledges fall well short of the estimated $7bn dollars the UN is seeking
By AFP ·

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Saudi-backed fund invests with Alphabet