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Yasar Yakis to write weekly Op-Ed column for Arab News

  • JEDDAH: Turkey’s former Foreign Minister Yasar Yakis is the latest addition to the star-studded list of Op-Ed columnists at Arab News, the Middle East’s leading English-language daily.His columns — focusing on Turkish, Arab, regional and international affairs — will appear every Wednesday in the...
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World media’s failure to cover Houthi terror in Yemen fuels more attacks: correspondent

  • CHICAGO: The mainstream news media’s failure to fully cover violence in Yemen is preventing peace and fueling the continued Iran-backed Houthi violence there, veteran Yemeni journalist Saeed Al-Batati said Wednesday. Al-Batati, a war correspondent for Arab News in Yemen, said that the absence...
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What can we expect from Sony’s PlayStation 5 launch?

  • LONDON: The moment gamers around the world have been waiting for is almost here — they will finally get a glimpse of the much-anticipated PlayStation 5 (PS5) console on Thursday. Manufacturer Sony is hosting a virtual “Future of Gaming” event at 8 p.m. (GMT), during which the new device will ...
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US accused of double standards over Khashoggi, urged to deploy same sanctions on killers of other Arab journalists

  • LONDON: After US President Joe Biden’s administration took measures to sanction Saudi officials that took part in 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, several Middle East experts have accused the US of deploying double standards. White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki, as well as s...
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UN unifies voice around rights of Palestinians, Arab News correspondent reports

  • CHICAGO: The UN held unprecedented unified sessions this week to address Israel’s violence against Palestinian civilians and Hamas intervention in the conflict, Ephrem Kossaify, the UN correspondent for Arab News, reported Wednesday. Kossaify, whose reporting at the UN was cited by the presti...
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Turn on, tune in: Ray Hanania radio show returns for 2nd season

  • LONDON: The Ray Hanania radio show returns for its second season on Wednesday with a wide array of guests tackling crucial topics in the Arab world — a timely return at the start of Arab American Heritage Month. “Although we are Arab American and Middle East oriented, in English, our audience...
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Trump’s Truth Social app, self-proclaimed foe of Big Tech, needs Apple and Google to survive

  • NEW YORK: With just weeks to go before an expected launch, Donald Trump’s new media venture is trying to strike a delicate balance with its app: giving Trump’s base the freedom to express themselves, without running afoul of Apple and Google’s app store policies. The launch of Truth Social com...
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TikTok announces new updates during first TikTok World event

  • DUBAI: TikTok hosted its first global virtual event, TikTok World, at the end of last month. The event celebrated creators and brands and announced new tools and solutions to help marketers better connect with their audiences. President of Global Business Solutions at TikTok Blake Chandlee sa...
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The Ray Hanania show compares Ramadan in US and Saudi Arabia

  • Muslims around the world celebrated the start of Ramadan this week, but the experience and traditions of the holy month can vary widely from country to country, especially in the pandemic era. In Saudi Arabia, for example, the latest technology is being employed to protect the health of worshi...
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Sony flags nearly $1bn movie business write-down

  • TOKYO: Sony will take a write-down of nearly $1 billion in the fiscal third quarter, the company said Monday, blaming expected weaker profits in its movie business following a decline in the DVD market.The Tokyo-based electronics and entertainment giant said the charge amounted to 112.1 billion...
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