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Oct 21, 2017
BAGHDAD — Saudi Arabia’s Oil Minister Khalid Al Falih made a high profile visit to Iraq on Saturday, calling for increased economic cooperation and praising existing coordination to boost crude oil prices.In a speech at the opening of the Baghdad International Exhibition, Falih said cooperation between Iraq and Saudi Arabia contributed to “the impr ...
Oct 17, 2017
NEW YORK — The Dow Jones index hit 23,000 for the first time on Tuesday, boosted by a ...
Oct 16, 2017
GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories — Israeli officials have announced they will tempo ...
Oct 14, 2017
ANKARA — US President Donald Trump’s hardened stance towards Iran evoked a mixture of indifference and national pride among Iranians on Satu ...
Oct 10, 2017
DUBAI — A massive slide in the economic growth of Middle East top oil exporters is weighing heavily on the outlook for the entire region, th ...
Oct 08, 2017
KHARTOUM — Sudan’s economy is headed towards gradual recovery, Finance Minister Mohamed Othman Rukabi said at a forum on Saturday, just one ...
Oct 05, 2017
LONDON — The British pound sank on Thursday as investors fretted over Prime Minister Theresa May’s political future one day after a “shambol ...
Oct 04, 2017
BAGHDAD — Iraq’s central bank on Wednesday eased financial restrictions imposed on the Kurdistan region over its independence vote after rec ...
Oct 03, 2017
SYDNEY —  Australia's central bank left interest rates at a record low on Tuesday with the board upbeat about the economy, while soundi ...
Oct 02, 2017
WASHINGTON — Google announced new steps to help struggling news organisations on Monday — including an end to a longstanding “first click fr ...
Oct 01, 2017
DUBAI — Hard hit by a drop in oil income, energy-rich Gulf states will next year introduce value-added tax (VAT) to a region long known for ...
Sep 28, 2017
DUBAI/LONDON — Saudi Arabia’s plans to float state oil titan Aramco are prompting the country to think the unthinkable. Late last year, ...
Sep 27, 2017
BRUSSELS — Google formally offered its solution to avoid more EU mega-fines on Wednesday, proposing to run its controversial shopping servic ...

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