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20 March 03:19 PM US Congress bill threatens call centre jobs in India, ME
US Congress introduced a legislation that allows customers to ask about the call centre agents' locations
20 March 02:20 PM Facebook shares slump after privacy scandal, Zuckerberg wealth falls $5bn
Facebook shares retreated sharply following a recent security crisis
19 March 07:04 PM GBP rises on 2-yr Brexit transition deal with EU
The GBP rose against the dollar on Monday after the EU and the UK reached an agreement regarding a transitional period for Brexit
19 March 12:59 PM Oil prices fall as US activity weighs
Oil prices commenced the week on a low note, coinciding with higher drilling activities for crude oil in the US
19 March 12:31 PM US trade associations urge Trump to halt tariffs against China
The associations called Trump to work with other nations to propel Beijing to end restrictions on foreign firms.
17 March 11:52 PM Middle East sees rising trend in arms imports
A recent report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has shown the increasing flow of arms to the Middle East between 2013 and 2017
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18 March 12:47 PM EPROM receives offers to operate oilfields in Kuwait, Iraq
Cairo – Mubasher: EPROM, the largest operation and maintenance company in Egypt and North Africa in the oil and gas segment, has received an operating proposal to operate a producing oil field and treat natural gas in Siba gas field in Iraq, …
15 March 01:25 AM Islamic finance will continue to flourish - Report
The growth of the Islamic finance sector will continue to outstrip the growth of conventional assets
PromOmedia acquires digital advertisement rights for until 2021
12 March 01:38 PM PromOmedia acquires digital advertisement rights for until 2021
Cairo – Mubasher: PromOmedia has signed a three-year partnership agreement with Mubasher Media, the Arab and regional leader in media and financial content. Under the deal, PromOmedia will receive exclusive digital advertisement rights for …
14 March 01:25 PM German parliament elects Merkel for 4th term
The German chancellor won 364 out of 709 votes during the first round
14 March 12:48 PM Trump to escalate trade restrictions against China
The Trump administration may impose up to $60-billion tariffs on Chinese technology and telecommunications imports
14 March 12:16 PM ECB to keep prudent monetary policy amid rising inflation-Draghi
The ECB said it would maintain its monetary policy stance unchanged with the inflation rising towards its target
13 March 07:23 PM Oil prices fall before supplies, inventories data
Oil prices fell markedly on Tuesday ahead of the US crude supplies and inventories data
13 March 07:02 PM Volkswagen maintains 2018 forecasts, targets EV production hike by 2022
Volkswagen has reaffirmed its 2018 forecasts and revealed plans to expand investments in electric vehicle production
13 March 05:03 PM Trump fires Tillerson as secretary of state
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that Rex Tillerson was out as the secretary of state
13 March 03:44 PM QNB warns of long-term trade protectionism impacts after Trump tariffs
QNB Economics said that continued protectionism stance in global trade and escalated trade barriers may have a negative impact on global economic growth
13 March 01:30 PM EU joins forces with other countries, retaliates against Trump tariffs
Bruno Le Maire said that the EU members should unite together and join other non-EU countries to retaliate against Trump's tariffs
12 March 03:37 PM No-Brexit-deal to cost EU, UK firms $80bn - Study
EU and UK companies are likely to incur $80.4 billion in charges if Brexit negotiations reached a dead end
12 March 12:54 PM Elon Musk expects short Mars trips via SpaceX by mid-2019
Elon Musk announced that the company is currently building a spaceship that would likely be able to go to Mars by 2019
The construction deals closed in February registered $5.1 billion
12 March 11:20 AM UAE-based firms close AED 32.3bn construction deals in 2M
Dubai – Mubasher: The value of construction contracts signed in the UAE has reached AED 32.3 billion ($8.8 billion) in the first two months of 2018, according to a survey conducted by MEED magazine. The construction deals closed in February …
The updates will be announced after completing the agreements
11 March 11:40 AM Emaar Properties mulls expansion in Baghdad
Dubai – Mubasher: The UAE’s Emaar Properties has considered a slew of investments in Baghdad’s Al Rasheed City project. The updates will be announced after completing the agreements, CNBC Arabia reported, citing the Dubai property firm as saying. …
9 March 04:07 PM EU condemns Trump tariffs, calls for exemption
The EU on Friday criticised US President Donald Trump's decision to impose heavy tariffs on steel and aluminum tariffs
9 March 03:20 PM Barack, Michelle Obama to star TV show in Netflix
Netflix announced that former US President Barack Obama and his wife are currently negotiating the production of a TV show
8 March 07:39 PM A $60 female-founded app goes viral globally
A new all-female-founded app has taken the app stores by storm
8 March 07:26 PM Draghi sees higher growth, lower inflation, warns Trump tariffs
The ECB upgraded its economic growth forecasts, but cut inflation projections and showed concerns over US potential tariffs