Saudi space sector takes another giant leap with membership of global body

Saudi space sector takes another giant leap with membership of global body

  • The Saudi Space Commission has joined the International Astronautical Federation ‘to enhance the Kingdom’s stature globally’ in the sector
By Arab News ·

Sudan arrests 3 coup critics as pressure mounts on military

Sudan arrests 3 coup critics as pressure mounts on military

  • The overnight arrests came as protests denouncing Monday’s takeover continued in the capital of Khartoum and elsewhere
By AP ·

Philippines to receive 300,000 courses of Merck’s COVID-19 pill

Philippines to receive 300,000 courses of Merck’s COVID-19 pill

  • Asian nations race to get early access to the experimental pill amid large demand
  • Each pill is estimated to cost between $1.97 and $2.96
By Reuters ·

Chinese industrial profits surge; mixed signals from Western Europe's consumers: Economic wrap

Chinese industrial profits surge; mixed signals from Western Europe's consumers: Economic wrap

  • Compared to January, profits in the coal mining and washing industries surged by 172.2 percent in September
By LAMYAA BAGAZI - Ziad Sabbah and Ruba Alrashed ·

TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat defend impact on kids at US hearing

TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat defend impact on kids at US hearing

  • TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat tried to convince skeptical US lawmakers they are safer to kids than Facebook
  • TikTok has been attacked on charges its algorithm can serve content to kids that encourages dangerous weight loss or destroy public property
By AFP ·

TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat defend impact on kids at US hearing

TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat defend impact on kids at US hearing

  • TikTok, YouTube and Snapchat tried to convince skeptical US lawmakers they are safer to kids than Facebook
  • TikTok has been attacked on charges its algorithm can serve content to kids that encourages dangerous weight loss or destroy public property
By AFP ·