Saudi Arabia seeks allies in the Gulf of Aden

Saudi Arabia is seeking an alliance with six countries bordering the Red Sea and the Gulf…

Europe to help boost Lebanon’s vital SMEs

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are  the backbone of Lebanon’s economy and this important  sector is…

Iraqi leadership selection process in chaos

The process of naming the Iraq’s parliamentary speaker, as well as the country’s president and the…

Egypt & Cyprus sign pipeline deal

  Egypt and Cyprus have signed an agreement which will pave the way for the Mediterranean’s…

Erdogan warns off Trump

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned that US that sanctions would not force Ankara to “step…

Al-Qaeda targets foreign firms in Sahel states

Terrorist groups affiliated with Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), currently operating in the Sahel and…

UAE’s nuclear start up delayed

The start-up of the Arab world’s first nuclear reactor – in the UAE – has been…

Qatar 2020: Typhoon fighter jets on call

Typhoon fighter jets purchased from Britain last year by Qatar will be delivered in time to…

KUWAIT: Turning the screw on foreign workers?

A parliamentary committee in Kuwait has approved a draft law to tax foreign remittances despite warnings…

Amr Moussa’s Regional Round-Up

Amr Moussa (right),   a former Arab League Secretary General and former Foreign Minister of Egypt,…