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Global alliance on green economy launched in Dubai

  • DUBAI: A “Global Alliance on Green Economy” was launched at the 8th World Green Economy Summit, which concluded in Dubai. The summit was held under the theme “Climate action leadership through collaboration: The roadmap to net-zero.” A large number of ministers, experts, decision-makers,...
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Who’s Who: Abdullah Al-Assaf, co-founder and chairman, OCEANX Consulting Firm

  • Abdullah Al-Assaf is the co-founder and chairman of OCEANX, a Saudi consulting firm that provides consultative services to the government and private sectors through a selection of experts and competencies. With over 14 years of experience, Al-Assaf has significantly contributed to the entrep...
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Fighting erupts in Yemen as Houthis refuse to renew UN-brokered truce

  • AL-MUKALLA: Heavy fighting between government troops and Iran-backed Houthis broke out across Yemen at the weekend after the militia refused to renew a UN-brokered truce that expired on Sunday, sources said. The fiercest battles took place outside the central city of Marib and in Al-Fakher ar...
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Journalists lament proposed closure of BBC foreign-language services

  • DUBAI: The BBC’s announcement that it is set to end several of its foreign-language services, including BBC Arabic radio station, has been met with disappointment around the world. Channel 4 News’ international editor Lindsey Hilsum said on Twitter that “people rely on these radio language se...
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Egyptian Presidential Pardon Committee releases 50 pretrial detainees

  • CAIRO: Egypt’s Presidential Pardon Committee has announced the release of 50 pretrial detainees. The committee said that it had completed its procedures in coordination with the relevant agencies to release a new batch of detainees who are not involved in violence and do not belong to terroris...
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Saudi minister lauds workplace safety, health advances as major industry conference opens

  • RIYADH: Saudi occupational safety and health legislation had helped slash the cost to businesses of work-related injuries, the Kingdom’s human resources minister said. And as a major industry conference opened in the Kingdom, Ahmed Al-Rajhi highlighted efficiency improvements brought about th...
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Saudi healthcare facility honored at Patient Safety Conference

  • JEDDAH: A specialist healthcare services facility in the Saudi capital was honored at the Patient Safety Conference 2022, which ended in Dubai over the weekend. Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Humanitarian City was presented with a platinum award in the Global Quality and Safety Initiative category afte...
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Lebanon to submit final remarks over Israeli maritime border after US mediation

  • BEIRUT: Lebanese officials are presenting a united front in mediations with the US over the country’s maritime border with Israel, with President Michael Aoun saying on Monday that Lebanon would submit its final remarks within days. However, in order to avoid fears of normalization with Israe...
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Iran could turn to mercenaries to maintain order

  • As the uprising in Syria dissipates, Iran’s mercenary fighters from Pakistan and Afghanistan — the Zeinabiyoun and Fatemiyoun Brigades, respectively — seem to have slipped back into their respective countries without much noise. These men may not all be fit to fight again due to physical disabi...
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Oman Air provides high quality in-house flight operations training

  • Oman Air continues to set benchmarks in quality and safety as the national airline of the Sultanate of Oman has carried out almost 500 simulator training sessions, 83 courses for pilots, and 230 cabin crew courses over the first half of 2022 alone.  The airline also saw the promotion of se...
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