Update Oslo shooting suspect is Norwegian of Iranian descent: police

Oslo shooting suspect is Norwegian of Iranian descent: police

  • Attack is being treated as a possible ‘terrorist act’
  • Motive behind attack remains unclear
By AP ·

Tunisian interior ministry says there are threats to president’s life

Tunisian interior ministry says there are threats to president’s life

  • The ministry said both internal and external elements were involved in plans targeting the president
  • An attacker was arrested after injuring two police while targeting a security point outside a Tunis synagogue overnight
By Arab News ·

Mikati urges Lebanese to unite and put country on path to recovery

Mikati urges Lebanese to unite and put country on path to recovery

  • PM-designate to meet MPs as first step towards forming new govt
By NAJIA HOUSSARI ·

Saudi industry minister meets UK mining companies, investors

Saudi industry minister meets UK mining companies, investors

  • Bandar Ibrahim Alkhorayef on official visit to Britain to highlight opportunities
  • Kingdom’s mineral wealth estimated at $1.3 trillion, including phosphates, gold, copper, zinc
By Arab News ·

El-Sisi: ‘Terrorism among greatest challenges facing humanity’

El-Sisi: ‘Terrorism among greatest challenges facing humanity’

  • Egyptian president was speaking at BRICS Summit
  • ‘Terrorism violates the basic rights of citizens, foremost of which is the right to life’
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Biden signs landmark gun measure, says ‘lives will be saved’

Biden signs landmark gun measure, says ‘lives will be saved’

  • "Time is of the essence. Lives will be saved,” Biden said in the Roosevelt Room of the White House
  • Citing the families of shooting victims he has met, the president said, "Their message to us was, ‘Do something’”
By AP ·

Wall Street set for gains as traders scale back rate hike expectations

Wall Street set for gains as traders scale back rate hike expectations

  • US stock indexes eye first weekly gain in four
  • Bank stocks mixed after Fed’s stress test results
  • Futures up: Dow 0.68 percent, S&P 0.72 percent, Nasdaq 0.77 percent
By Reuters ·

Impact BBDO and Havas Middle East win big at Cannes Lions 2022

Impact BBDO and Havas Middle East win big at Cannes Lions 2022

  • Leading awards program announces this year’s winners
By Arab News ·

Impact BBDO and Havas Middle East win big at Cannes Lions 2022

Impact BBDO and Havas Middle East win big at Cannes Lions 2022

  • Leading awards program announces this year’s winners
By Arab News ·