Politics

UAE’s minister of the economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori
15 April 10:07 AM US protectionism not to spiral into trade way – UAE minister
Dubai – Mubasher: The UAE’s minister of the economy said he does not expect the ongoing dispute between the United States and China to evolve into a trade war. There is nothing major to worry about, Al Khaleej newspaper reported, citing Sultan bin …
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14 April 08:36 PM Arab League, UN voice concern over Syrian situation
Mubasher: The Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abo Elgheit has expressed concerns over the joint air strikes by the US, France, and the UK in Syria, saying it could further complicate the situation. Abo Elgheit told reporters on the sidelines …
The Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs
14 April 07:21 PM Saudi Arabia supports strikes on Syria
Riyadh - Mubasher: Saudi Arabia has expressed its full support for the air strikes that targeted chemical weapons facilities in Syria. The strikes were led by the United States Air Force, alongside French and British armies, and came after the …
On Monday, Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met with US Secretary of Defense
10 April 02:07 PM Qatar, US to sign $300m arms deal
Mubasher: The US State Department announced the approval of a $300 million deal of advanced precision weapon systems to Qatar. On Monday 9 April, Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met with James N. Mattis, US Secretary of Defense, at …
Bahri confirmed that one of its containers was targeted in Yemen
8 April 09:43 AM Bahri confirms targeted tanker in international waters
Riyadh – Mubasher: The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) on Sunday confirmed news reports that one of its oil tankers had been targeted in international waters. The tanker named Abqaiq was targeted on 3 April in the south west of …
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5 April 05:33 PM Arab League warns against foreign meddling
Mubasher: The opening session of the 27th conference for the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union (AIPU) saw a strong condemnation of the meddling of foreign powers in Arab states. These powers are intervening in the local affairs of sovereign Arab …
Bin Salman to visit France next week
5 April 03:38 PM Bin Salman to visit France next week
Riyadh – Mubasher: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will visit France on 9 and 10 April, the Élysée Palace announced on Thursday. The visit aims to explore strategic mutual relations in various sectors, Agence France-Presse (AFP) reported, …
The ICAO will set the date for the investigation of the complaint
2 April 07:43 PM UAE files complaint as Qatari jets extend violations
Abu Dhabi – Mubasher: The UAE has filed an official complaint with the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) against Qatar, following a group of incidents in which Qatari jets intercepted Emirati civilian airplanes. “The UAE had filed a …
Egyptian businessman Ahmed Ezz
27 March 02:19 PM Switzerland returns $34m of Ahmed Ezz’s frozen funds to Egypt
Cairo – Mubasher: Switzerland has returned CHF 32 million ($34 million) of businessman Ahmed Ezz’s frozen assets to Egypt last December. This is the first tranche paid off by Switzerland to Egypt, not to the funds' owner, related to the ousted …
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meeting with US President Donald Trump in the White House
24 March 11:14 PM Saudi Arabia owns 5% of global uranium reserves
Riyadh - Mubasher: Saudi Arabia is willing to mine and enrich uranium solely for civilian use, as stressed by the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in an interview with 60 Minutes, a famous program that airs on CBS. “Saudi Arabia does not want to …
Saudi Crown Prince, Trump to meet Tuesday over reforms, Iran
18 March 02:47 PM Saudi Crown Prince, Trump to meet Tuesday over reforms, Iran
Riyadh – Mubasher: US President Donald Trump will meet with the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Tuesday in Washington. The two officials are forecast to discuss the economic and social reforms undertaken by the kingdom, as well as the …