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Go on, make my day, Saudi minister warns oil speculators

  • No place for manipulation in global crude markets, Prince Abdul Aziz tells meeting of OPEC+ ministers
By Frank Kane ·

Turkish Cypriots elect Erdogan’s candidate amid east Med tensions

  • The European Union has deplored Turkey’s drilling for hydrocarbons in disputed waters and warned Ankara against further “provocations”
  • Tatar is an advocate of a two-state solution and held the post of premier in the self-proclaimed Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
By AFP ·

Analysis

Battleground states define presidential battle, not popular vote

By RAY HANANIA ·

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Turkey withdraws some observation posts from northern Syria

By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

Turkish Cypriots elect Erdogan’s candidate amid east Med tensions

  • The European Union has deplored Turkey’s drilling for hydrocarbons in disputed waters and warned Ankara against further “provocations”
  • Tatar is an advocate of a two-state solution and held the post of premier in the self-proclaimed Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
By AFP ·

Taiwan says won’t be intimidated by China’s ‘hooligan’ diplomats

  • The Pacific is a major source of competition between the two
  • ‘China’s officials posted overseas are acting like hooligans; beating people is not acceptable’
By Reuters ·

Ice cream sales deliver cool quarter for Saudi Arabia’s Sadafco

  • Second-quarter net profit rose 7.9 percent to $18.7 million
By Arab News ·

Lower expectations for Barcelona entering Champions League

  • Barca have not won since 2015, but since then have never embarked on a new campaign amid so much disarray
By AP ·

Global Amazon marketing agency launches in Middle East to help regional brands

  • Podean CEO Mark Power: ‘You can’t just look at Amazon as a pure sales channel, it is much more than that; it’s a vast array of properties, experiences, and content’
  • Mark Power: ‘The Middle East is a huge market of 230 million people so Amazon’s taking this very seriously because it’s a very strategic market with real volume and real growth’
By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·