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18 May 05:51 PM KSA starts ‘bold' reform programme – IMF
Riyadh – Mubasher: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) stated that Saudi Arabia has started a “bold” reform programme under Vision 2030. The reforms include diversifying the economy, giving a larger role to the private sector, increasing the …
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15 May 06:04 PM Macron selects Édouard Philippe as French PM
Mubasher: The French president, Emmanuel Macron, has appointed Édouard Philippe as the country’s new prime minister. The newly-chosen PM is the mayor of Le Havre, and a member of the centre-right the Republicans party or “Les Républicains”. This …
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7 May 10:04 PM Macron wins French elections with 65% of the vote
Mubasher: Emmanuel Macron was elected as the new President of France, after winning 65.1% of the vote in the second round of the French presidential elections, while the far-right candidate Marine Le Pen got 34.9%, according to initial …
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7 May 08:39 PM Merkel’s party projected to win regional elections
Mubasher: Initial projections have shown that the Christian Democrats, the party of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, has won the regional elections in northern Germany. According to German media sources, Merkel’s party gains strengthen its …
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30 April 02:35 PM Egypt to perform 3rd subsidy reduction ‘in due time’ – Official
Cairo – Mubasher: The Egyptian government will carry out a new wave of fuel subsidy cuts in due time, finance minister Amr El-Garhy told CBC …
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24 April 06:33 PM Qatar Airways to expand in US despite electronics-ban - CEO
By: Amr Adel Dubai - Mubasher: Qatar Airways CEO, Akbar Al Baker, said on Monday that his company will continue to expand in the United States despite the recent decline in the number of passengers after the electronic devices ban. Al Baker said …