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Focus: New world order & cross boarder investors

  • What happened: The number of people infected by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) surpassed 2 million yesterday. There were more bad numbers as US factory output contracted by 8.7 percent, which is the worst result since 1946. Retail sales declined by 6.3 percent against a consensus foreca...
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Netanyahu’s extremist coalition may have a silver lining

  • Israel’s indicted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s efforts to court the country’s most extreme political parties to protect himself and others from criminal prosecution may be the best thing to happen to the long-dormant peace process in years. The target of a long-delayed corruption case r...
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A top-notch hospital in Doha is busy: Only falcons allowed

  • DOHA: At first glance, the Souq Waqif clinic in the historic center of Doha, the capital of Qatar, could be any other state-of-the-art hospital. Nurses in blue scrubs move briskly through the bright wards, conducting rounds. Radiology and operating rooms whir with the beeps and blinks of...
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Cairo customs foil drug, weapon smuggling attempts

  • CAIRO: Egyptian customs officers have foiled attempts to smuggle bladed weapons, narcotics and foreign currency though Cairo International Airport. Cairo International Airport customs authorities detained two passengers in possession of undisclosed foreign currency, drugs and bladed weapons. ...
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Cairo airport customs foil narcotics, firearms smuggling

  • CAIRO: Customs officers at Cairo International Airport foiled attempts to smuggle narcotic pills and underwater hunting rifles into the country. An Egyptian passenger arriving from Poland was found hiding a large quantity of narcotic drugs in his luggage. Another Egyptian traveler arriving ...
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Tech experts discuss smart ways to make Madinah a city of the future

  • MADINAH: Local and international technology leaders, experts and businesses gathered this week for the first Smart Madinah Forum, during which they discussed, shared and exchanged knowledge and experience of smart cities. The aim of the two-day event, held on Feb. 6 and 7 and organized b...
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Provider of Saudia’s new luggage transport service for pilgrims shows off its security features

  • JEDDAH: Following the announcement by Saudia this week of a new luggage service for pilgrims that means they will not have to haul it to the airport themselves, aviation services business Jeddah Management Company has provided more details about how the service will work and the security precau...
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O’Callaghan overcomes ‘panic’ to win world 100m freestyle title

  • BUDAPEST: Australian 18-year-old Mollie O’Callaghan overcame “panic” to edge world record holder Sarah Sjostrom and become the youngest women’s 100m freestyle world champion in more than 30 years on Thursday. Lilly King added to her collection of gold medals when she won the women’s 200m brea...
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Hammer blow for Senegal as Mane ruled out of World Cup

  • DOHA: Senegal star Sadio Mane has lost his race to be fit for the 2022 World Cup and has been withdrawn from their squad, the country’s football federation announced on Thursday. His club Bayern Munich added later that the 30-year-old, who was voted second in the Ballon d’Or last month behind ...
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Newgarden wins crash-filled 107th Indianapolis 500

  • LOS ANGELES: Josef Newgarden won the 107th Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, diving past Marcus Ericsson in the dramatic last sprint of a race that saw heavy crashes bring out three late red flags. The American Penske Racing driver, a two-time IndyCar series champion, won the showpiece event for th...
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