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US court orders Iran to pay $879m to 1996 Khobar bombing survivors

  • The court ruled that the Iranian government directed and provided material for the attack
  • The Khobar Towers in Saudi Arabia were housing US forces when it was bombed in 1996
photos By Arab News ·

UAE cancels visa extension for expatriates

  • UAE rescinds decision to extend validity of identity cards that expired in March until end of year
By Arab News ·

Saudi rural tourism recovers after months of forced isolation

  • Saudis turn to domestic traveling and flock to their nation’s cooler cities and rural areas
By Tareq Al-Thaqafi ·

Saudi rural tourism recovers after months of forced isolation

  • Saudis turn to domestic traveling and flock to their nation’s cooler cities and rural areas
By Tareq Al-Thaqafi ·

Kuwait expects nearly 1.5 million expats to leave by end of year

  • Over 158,000 expat workers have already left the country
  • The Egyptian and Indian expats communities were hit the hardest
By Arab News ·

Philippines confirms 12 coronavirus deaths, 1,387 more cases

  • The Philippines has reported record daily high infection numbers on three of the past eight days
By Reuters ·

Rouhani: Iran cannot shut down economy despite worsening coronavirus outbreak

  • Iran must continue ‘economic, social and cultural activities while observing health protocols’
  • The International Monetary Fund predicts Iran’s economy will shrink by six percent this year
By AFP ·

‘Fight Island’ concept debuts in Abu Dhabi on Sunday

  • Plan to be unveiled on Sunday with the staging of the 13-fight UFC 251 event on Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island
By AFP ·