video Developing Rescuers carry a body found in the rubble in Adana on February 6, 2023, after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the country

Two massive quakes leave thousands dead, others missing in Turkiye and Syria

  • At least 2,300 people dead after huge earthquakes
  • Tremors felt across the region in Egypt, Lebanon and Iraq
video By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

‘Buildings folded like paper towels’: Turkish survivors recount harrowing quake experiences 

‘Buildings folded like paper towels’: Turkish survivors recount harrowing quake experiences 

  • “It was the strongest earthquake I’ve ever experienced,” Iskenderun resident tells Arab News
  • Death toll exceeds 1,500 as Turkiye activates level 4 alert state
By MENEKSE TOKYAY ·

Microsoft, Huawei and Oracle among $9bn of tech deals announced during LEAP23 in Riyadh 

Microsoft, Huawei and Oracle among $9bn of tech deals announced during LEAP23 in Riyadh 

By Nour El-Shaeri   ·

Deloitte CEO Mutasem Dajani highlights emerging technology assisting Kingdom’s sustainability efforts

Deloitte CEO Mutasem Dajani highlights emerging technology assisting Kingdom’s sustainability efforts

  • Collaboration with giga-projects in Saudi Arabia
  • GreenLight is firm’s decarbonization initiative
By Hussam Al-Mayman  ·

Syrian rescue teams search for victims and survivors in the city of Hama on February 6, 2023. (AFP)

Israel says approved aid to quake-hit Syria, Damascus denies request

  • Israel “received a request from a diplomatic source for humanitarian aid to Syria, and I approved it”: Netanyahu
  • Syrian official told reporters Damascus “ridiculed and denied the allegations” it had requested aid from Israel
By AFP ·

Thousands of people across Turkiye and Syria have lost their lives in the devastating earthquake

UK aid agency workers killed in Syria earthquake

  • Medic, who worked for Action For Humanity, also lost her infant in the earthquake
By Arab News ·

Emerging filmmaker, scientists create cutting-edge AI technology for cinema

Emerging filmmaker, scientists create cutting-edge AI technology for cinema

  • AI in filmmaking should give the audience conscious experiences that speak to the subconscious, says Al-Hamoud
By Arab News ·

Emerging filmmaker, scientists create cutting-edge AI technology for cinema

Emerging filmmaker, scientists create cutting-edge AI technology for cinema

  • AI in filmmaking should give the audience conscious experiences that speak to the subconscious, says Al-Hamoud
By Arab News ·

Special American multinational bank JPMorgan recommends Grand Egyptian Museum in its annual brochure

American multinational bank JPMorgan recommends Grand Egyptian Museum in its annual brochure

  • The bank’s annual brochure lists suggested recreational, artistic, and cultural activities to enjoy during holidays
  • The brochure mentions that the museum of ancient Egyptian civilization will display the complete collection of the boy king Tutankhamun
By Gobran Mohamed ·
 Newcastle United’s former midfielder Christian Atsu celebrates after scoring a goal. (File/AFP)

Newcastle United ‘praying for’ former star who is missing after Turkiye quake

  • “Praying for some positive news,” Atsu’s former club Newcastle said in a social media post
  • Huge earthquake has killed more than 2,200 people and injured thousands more on Monday
By AP ·