Where the real money and influence in the US is coming from

Updated 18 April 2019
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Where the real money and influence in the US is coming from

Russia is working in the US – there’s no doubting that – but few people are aware of where the real influence is coming from.

It is rare you hear of the influence China, Ukraine and Qatar have on US policy – this is where the big money is coming from – millions and millions of dollars in some cases.

And the people behind the money are running opinion pieces in the media, they’re writing articles and appearing on TV programs.

Now read about how Qatar is manipoulating the US media


Emirati comedy 'Rashid & Rajab’ strikes a deal at Cannes

Updated 17 min 7 sec ago
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Emirati comedy 'Rashid & Rajab’ strikes a deal at Cannes

  • The film will be released during Eid Al-Fitr in the GCC
  • Mohammed Saeed also directed the animated series Freej

DUBAI: Image Nation Abu Dhabi’s upcoming film “Rashid & Rajab” has been acquired by international sales agent AGC International at the Cannes Film Festival, it was announced on Sunday.

The Emirati comedy will now become available worldwide, following the release of the film across the GCC over the Eid Al-Fitr break.

Shot on location in Dubai, it is Emirati director Mohammed Saeed’s first live-action feature film after his success with the now iconic animated series, Freej.

The comedy follows wealthy Emirati executive Rashid (Marwan Abdullah Saleh) and carefree Egyptian fast-food deliveryman Rajab (Shadi Alfons), who switch bodies after a freak accident on their way to work. As they desperately look for a way to revert to their former selves, the unlikely pair gain a different perspective into each other’s lives.