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China’s envoy to KSA meets with Saudi finance vice minister

  • RIYADH: China’s newly appointed ambassador to the Kingdom met with Saudi Arabia’s finance vice minister in Riyadh, signaling that relations between the two countries are set to flourish. Abdulmuhsen Al-Khalaf welcomed Chang Hua on July 15 at the headquarters of the Ministry of Finan...
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More than 400 injured in Bangladesh job quota rally clashes

  • DHAKA: Hundreds of protesting Bangladeshi students have been injured in clashes with pro-ruling party groups, the country’s largest hospital said on Tuesday, in the wake of campus rallies against public sector job quotas. The students have been demonstrating since early July against a quota s...
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Israeli strikes across Gaza kill at least 17, Palestinian health officials say

  • CAIRO/GAZA: Israeli forces battled Hamas-led fighters in several parts of the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, and Palestinian health officials said at least 17 people were killed in Israeli bombardments of southern and central areas. The Palestinian Islamist militant group Hamas has accused Israel of ...
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Abu Dhabi’s GDP grows by 3.3% in Q1, driven by non-oil sectors

  • RIYADH: Abu Dhabi’s gross domestic product increased by 3.3 percent annually during the first quarter of 2024, driven by the growth of non-oil economic activities. According to the Statistics Centre of Abu Dhabi, this rise is primarily attributed to the performance of non-oil economic ac...
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Four Pakistanis killed, 30 injured in ‘terrorist attack’ near mosque in Oman

  • ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday four Pakistanis had been killed in what it described as a “terrorist attack” near a mosque in Wadi Al-Kabir, a district east of the Omani capital of Muscat.  The Royal Oman Police have confirmed the attack but given no motive nor sai...
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First UAE childrenswear label at London’s Harrods marks ‘step forward’ in exporting Emirati creativity

  • DUBAI: Emirati brand Shatha Essa Kids has become the first childrenswear label from the UAE to be launched at luxury London department store Harrods, with designer Shatha Essa Al-Mulla telling Arab News the move represents a step forward in exporting Emirati creativity to the world. Al-Mulla ...
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Weapons experts: US-supplied bombs used in Israeli strike of Gaza ‘safe zone’

  • JERUSALEM: Israel’s deadly strike on Al-Mawasi, one of the bloodiest attacks in more than nine months of war in Gaza, used massive payload bombs provided by the United States, according to weapons experts. The bombing of the Israeli-declared “safe zone” transformed the tent city on the Mediter...
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Israel hits Gaza from land, sea and air as Hamas halts talks

  • GAZA STRIP: Israel hammered the Gaza Strip from the air, sea, and land Monday as the war in the Palestinian territory showed no sign of abating, with Hamas saying it was pulling out of truce talks. Shells rained down on the neighborhoods of Tal Al-Hawa, Sheikh Ajlin, and Al-Sabra in Gaza City,...
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Four killed in shooting near Oman mosque: police

  • MUSCAT, OMAN: Four people were killed and multiple others wounded in a shooting near a Shiite mosque in Oman’s capital Muscat, police said Tuesday. The shooting is a rare occurence in the otherwise stable sultanate, which has a Muslim-majority population, including a small minority of Shiites....
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Israeli drone strike along Lebanon-Syria border kills Syrian businessman close to the government

  • BEIRUT: An Israeli drone strike on a car Monday near the Lebanon-Syria border killed a prominent Syrian businessman who was sanctioned by the United States and had close ties to the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad, according to pro-government media and an official from an Iran-backe...
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