Update Security guard killed in Qatar Embassy attack in Paris

Security guard killed in Qatar Embassy attack in Paris

  • The Paris prosecutor’s office said it had opened a criminal investigation for manslaughter
By Reuters ·

Update Ukraine’s Zelensky tells Davos elite ‘no need for further meetings’ if brute force prevails

Ukraine’s Zelensky tells Davos elite ‘no need for further meetings’ if brute force prevails

  • Virtual speech to business leaders and government officials delivered to World Economic Forum annual summit participants
  • Ukraine president accused Russia of blocking critical food supplies, such as wheat and sunflower oil, from leaving its ports
By Jonathan Gornall ·

Emir says Qatar is ready to contribute to every effort to mediate between Russia and Ukraine

Emir says Qatar is ready to contribute to every effort to mediate between Russia and Ukraine

  • Sheikh Tamim criticized governments for double standards on value of people based on religion and race
  • Emir hit out at what he called unprecedented attacks on Qatar becoming first Arab country to host FIFA World Cup
By Zaynab Khojji ·

UN unequivocal about right of Afghan girls to education, World Economic Forum told

UN unequivocal about right of Afghan girls to education, World Economic Forum told

  • Steiner said first thing that must be reestablished in country is “a rule of law in the sense of fundamental rights”
  • He added that the most urgent priority is saving Afghanistan’s economy from collapse
By Zaynab Khojji ·

Aramco CEO warns of global oil crunch due to lack of investment

Aramco CEO warns of global oil crunch due to lack of investment

  • Amin Nasser said COVID restrictions in China would not last long and global oil demand would therefore resume its growth
  • He also said dialogue between oil industry and policymakers over the transition from fossil fuels to energy which does not result in carbon emissions has been problematic
By Reuters ·

Sky News Arabia launches new Arabic-language digital platform

Sky News Arabia launches new Arabic-language digital platform

  • SNABusiness.com will cover business and economic news and analysis
By Arab News ·

Sky News Arabia launches new Arabic-language digital platform

Sky News Arabia launches new Arabic-language digital platform

  • SNABusiness.com will cover business and economic news and analysis
By Arab News ·