WEF22: Saudi Arabia rises on several key performance indicators

WEF22: Saudi Arabia rises on several key performance indicators

  • Princess Haifa bin Mohammed, assistant minister of the Tourism Ministry, said that the Kingdom’s industry “didn’t just recover, but actually increased”
  • Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi minister of investment, said that the Saudi technology and tourism industries have been a driving force in attracting investors from around the world
By Arab News ·

Special Street protests feared in Lebanon due to price rise, depreciation of currency, unemployment

Street protests feared in Lebanon due to price rise, depreciation of currency, unemployment

  • Caretaker Communications Minister Johnny Korm: The decision to increase the tariffs for telecom and Internet services was caused by problems with suppliers and employees
  • The worsening economic crisis and increase in telecom and internet fees could bring people back to the streets
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

France charges 18-yr-old over Daesh attack plot: judicial source

France charges 18-yr-old over Daesh attack plot: judicial source

  • Initial investigations indicated that he planned to carry out a terror attack
  • The man had been detained in the Drome region of southeast France
By AFP ·

WEF panel discusses what the metaverse is and how it can be regulated

WEF panel discusses what the metaverse is and how it can be regulated

  • Three-dimensional, borderless world holds as many opportunities as challenges, Davos forum hears
  • For Meta’s chief product officer Chris Cox, the metaverse is the “next chapter, the next evolution of the internet except it’s the part where it gets less flat”
By Arab News ·

WEF panel discusses what the metaverse is and how it can be regulated

WEF panel discusses what the metaverse is and how it can be regulated

  • Three-dimensional, borderless world holds as many opportunities as challenges, Davos forum hears
  • For Meta’s chief product officer Chris Cox, the metaverse is the “next chapter, the next evolution of the internet except it’s the part where it gets less flat”
By Arab News ·

Emirati filmmaker Nayla Al-Khaja teams up with Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman on new movie

Emirati filmmaker Nayla Al-Khaja teams up with Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman on new movie

  • The Emirati filmmaker and the two-time Academy Award-winning composer will collaborate on her upcoming feature, ‘Baab’
By Lama Alhamawi ·
Salah staying at Liverpool ‘for sure’ next season

Salah staying at Liverpool ‘for sure’ next season

  • Mohamed Salah: ‘I don’t want to talk about the contract; I’m staying next season for sure, let’s see after that’
  • Sadio Mane: ‘This question (about my future) I will answer after Champions League’
By AFP ·