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Arabian Travel Market: COVID-19 concerns to be key focus of four-day event

  • DUBAI: The Middle East’s largest travel and tourism exhibition has kicked off in Dubai, wth CEO of the Emirates Group Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum officially inaugurating the 29th edition of the Arabian Travel Market. The event is set to host more than 20,000 vis...
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Daesh affiliate claims attack that killed 11 Egyptian troops

  • CAIRO: A Daesh affiliate in Egypt on Sunday claimed responsibility for an attack that targeted a water pumping station east of the Suez Canal, killing at least 11 soldiers. At least five other soldiers were wounded in Saturday’s attack, according to the Egyptian military. It was one of the dea...
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The Iranian regime’s real intentions

  • For decades, some scholars, analysts and politicians have debated whether the Iranian regime’s nuclear program is designed for peaceful purposes or for developing nuclear weapons. By examining the evidence carefully, it ought to become crystal clear that developing nuclear weapons has always be...
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Light at the end of the American tunnel will shine in November

  • Nov. 8, 2022, is the magic date for the US, which suffers from broad divisions politically, economically and socially due to the rise of the radical left movement and its theories that are very different from the nature of American society. With the 2022 Congressional midterm elections six mon...
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The Middle East needs a louder voice in world tourism

  • The Gulf is rich in natural wonders, from the rugged mountains of Oman to the wild beauty of Saudi Arabia’s vast Rub Al-Khali, and is also home to a large slice of the world’s most important cultural and historical sites. Over the past two decades, our part of the world has experienced a peri...
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Syria President Assad visits Iran for meetings in rare trip

  • TEHRAN: Syrian President Bashar Assad met with Iranian leaders in Tehran on Sunday, Iranian and Syrian media reported, marking his second trip to major wartime ally Iran since Syria’s civil war erupted in 2011. Nour News, a website close to Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, report...
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UN to ask donors for $80m to secure rusting Red Sea oil tanker

  • LONDON: The UN will try to remove over a million barrels of oil on a stranded supertanker off the coast of Yemen by raising $80 million from donors on Wednesday. The decaying ship, the 376-meter-long FSO Safer, is thought to have around 1.14 million barrels stored aboard in total, and has bee...
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Saudi Arabia tops GCC stock markets with highest YTD gain: Kamco

  • RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange has claimed the top spot among peers in the Gulf Cooperation Council, with the highest year-to-date gain of 21.7 percent, a recent report by Kamco Invest revealed. Backed by a rally in the oil market, the Kingdom saw its major players, especially banks, p...
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It is time for Biden to pull the plug on Vienna talks

  • When Joe Biden campaigned for the presidency in 2020, he did so mainly on a domestic agenda. Getting the US economy back on track and tackling the pandemic were top priorities. Currently, US inflation is at 8.5 percent and this week it was announced that 1 million Americans have now died from C...
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Iranian resistance warns Iran’s primary goal is to build a nuclear weapon

  • CHICAGO: Iran is close to building a nuclear weapon and is using negotiations with the West to give them more time to achieve that goal, according to Shahin Gobadi, the spokesperson for the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI). A thermal nuclear scientist who first joined the resista...
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