Dubai

Dubai’s largest bank sees decline in revenue over Coronavirus

Emirates NBD, Dubai's largest bank, on Monday reported a 24 percent slide in first quarter net profits after making huge provisions for risks resulting...
oil

Descending prices & lack of storage: Oil industry is in trouble!

Oil prices collapsed to more than two-decade lows Monday as traders grow concerned that storage facilities are reaching their limits, while signs that the...
Ramadan

Corona threatens to snatch Ramadan charm this year

From cancelled iftar feasts to suspended mosque prayers, Muslims across the Middle East are bracing for a bleak month of Ramadan fasting as the...
Complexities being faced by Gulf states amid COVID-19

Saudi Crown Prince MBS bids for British soccer club amid Covid-19

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has rolled the dice with a US$ 374 million bid to acquire storied British soccer club Newcastle United.If...
oil

OPEC observes oil market is under abrupt stress, supply will be disrupted

The OPEC oil cartel said Thursday that the world market for crude is undergoing an unprecedented jolt due to coronavirus mitigation measures that have...
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Doha rejects Amnesty’s charge of mistreating Nepali workers

Qatar detained dozens of Nepali migrant workers, from South Asia, and expelled them last month after telling them they were being taken to be...
IMF

IMF estimates Middle East will endure the worst coronavirus-led recession

Debt levels, unemployment, and budget deficits will spike as the Middle East endures a coronavirus-led recession, piling pain on economies already hit by conflicts...
Taliban

Zalmay Khalilzad and Gen. Miller met Mullah Baradar in Doha

Top U.S. officials met with leaders of the Afghan Taliban in Qatar’s capital Doha and discussed the implementation of the peace agreement signed between...
Russia

Syria bleeds again: US tries to block Russian advance in war-torn country

Russia’s efforts to form military units in Syria’s Al-Hasakah province have been foiled by the U.S, according to local sources.Moscow and Washington continue fighting...
Output

Saudis brought Putin to his senses: OPEC will decide to cut output

Saudis have brought Putin to his senses; OPEC will cut its production
coronavirus

Coronavirus removes concept of religious superiority

Civilizationalist leaders, who seek religious legitimacy, cater to a religious support base or initially discarded scientific advice for expedient political reasons. They may have...
flight

Emirates and Eitihad Airways resume flight operations

UAE carriers Emirates Airline and Etihad Airways have resumed limited passenger flights two weeks after authorities grounded airlines as part of wider shutdowns to...
Iraq

Cutting-down or a complete withdrawal: Limited US forces leave Iraq

The US and coalition troops have left a military base near Baghdad in Iraq, handing control of the facility over to Iraqi forces. The...
Oil prices

Hopes to support virus-ravaged markets dimmed as oil prices fell

Oil prices fell sharply Monday after a meeting to discuss output cuts between OPEC and its allies was delayed, dimming hopes of swift action...
UAE

Paradigm shift: Why UAE has started supporting Syrian Regime?

The crown prince of the Emirates of Abu Dhabi and Supreme Commander of United Arab Emirates Armed Forces, recently through a tweet mentioned his...
Emirates

Question of economic survival?! Emirates resumes passenger flights

Emirates Airline said Thursday it is to resume a limited number of outbound passenger flights from April 6, less than two weeks after its...
coronavirus

Rare moment of unity: Israel and Palestine unite to fight the coronavirus

The onset of the coronavirus pandemic fostered rare moments of unity between Israeli and Palestinian leaders but as the severity of the outbreak has...
Iran

US-Iran rift: Trump warns Iran of ‘heavy price’ in case of attack on US...

President Donald Trump warned Iran on Wednesday of a "heavy price" if it or its allies in Iraq attack US troops stationed there. "We don't...
disaster

US is responsible for disaster in the middle east: Claims Iran

Iran warned the US Wednesday that it was leading the Middle East to disaster in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic after it deployed...
covid-19

COVID-19 Crisis is golden opportunity to unite Muslim World

Threat Perception: Between Lockdown or No Lockdown:Since World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global health emergency, 199 states around the globe including the...
workers

Pakistani & other foreign workers to lose jobs in Gulf

Millions of migrant workers across the Gulf face uncertainty as host countries lockdown, employers withhold wages or mull redundancies, and strict coronavirus containment measures...
Oil prices

Oil Prices at 17-year low as virus-hit oil sector struggles to survive

Oil prices extended losses in Asian trade Monday and languished at 17-year lows, with the coronavirus crisis escalating around the world and no end...
middle east

Why Middle East fails to achieve sustainable peace?

The Middle East has remained one of the most volatile and unstable places on the world stage. Throughout the history it has been entangled...
Coronavirus

Coronavirus was a ‘creation of CIA biological weapon lab of the US’?

On March 10, 2020, a petition for information for Fort Detrick posted on the White House website.The petition listed on a series of conspicuous...
Israel

Bad day for Palestinians in bad times: Israel struck rockets in retaliation

Israel struck Hamas sites in the Gaza Strip late Friday in response to a rocket fired from the Palestinian enclave, Israel's military said.The army...
Gaza

COVID-19 Spread In Gaza Tied to Mass Religious Gathering In Pakistan

First two confirmed coronavirus patients in Gaza attended a conference with 250,000 Muslims in Pakistan last month that went ahead contrary to government advice,...
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Turkey fights coronavirus with secret weapon: And its a perfume!

In Turkey, sprinkling hands with cologne has long been a ritual for a visit to the barber, a meal at a restaurant or even...
saudi

Saudi Arabia steps up to take world role on Corona

Saudi Arabia has called for a "virtual" summit of leaders from the Group of 20 major economies next week to address the Saudi Arabia...
Israel

Coronavirus: how is Israel monitoring its citizens through mobile phones?

Israel’s government has approved emergency measures to track people suspected or confirmed to have been infected with the coronavirus by monitoring their mobile phones....
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Coronavirus: Hotels, bars in Dubai shut down; martial law in US averted

All bars, pubs and lounges including bars within restaurants in Dubai have been closed from Monday until the end of the month in order...

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Once upon a Virus: Chinese state media makes fun of US

Chinese state media network, has released a video that mocks the United States' coronavirus response. It tries to 'expose' and belittle Trump Administration's claims...

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