Lebanese erupt in anger on social media over foreign minister’s Davos participation

  • The Lebanese reacted to Gebran Bassil's attending the WEF
  • "Today he is turning a blind eye to the devastating violence against civilians we're witnessing,” a student told Arab News
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·

US calls Iran’s $3m reward to kill Trump ‘ridiculous’

By Reuters ·

Omani Foreign Minister begins Tehran visit

  • The visit comes amid escalated tensions in the region
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia participates in GCC archaeology exhibition

  • Saudi Arabia’s pavilion hosts, 55 artifacts and relics covering different eras, including from the Stone Age, Bronze Age, and the pre-Islamic and Islamic periods
By SPA ·

Omani Foreign Minister begins Tehran visit

  • The visit comes amid escalated tensions in the region
By Arab News ·

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LIVE: Davos 2020 Day One - Thunberg slams elites, Trump hails US economic rebound

  • Discussion panels featuring a number of high profile figures from the political, business and civil world.
  • Environment and climate issues on agenda, but Iran and Lebanon expected to feature heavily
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia starts selling triple-tranche dollar bonds

  • The kingdom is offering initial price guidance of around 110 basis points (bps) over US Treasuries for the seven-year paper
By Reuters ·

Juventus coach Sarri: Cristiano is in another class

  • The 38-year-old is the only player to have scored at least league 15 goals in each of the last 14 seasons
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Google CEO calls for regulation of artificial intelligence

  • Sundar Pichai’s comments come as lawmakers and governments seriously consider putting limits on how artificial intelligence is used
  • Pichai’s comments suggest the company may be hoping to head off a broad-based crackdown by the EU on the technology
By AP ·