Saturday, March 16, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu signed a coalition deal Friday with rival parties to form the next government, a spokesman said, in an agreement that was stalled for weeks due to tough negotiations.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
It's 1 a.m. and the sprawling airport in this desert city is bustling. Enough languages fill the air to make a United Nations translator's head spin.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Iran is to reduce its dependence on oil income and boost non-oil exports in its budget to counter the “heavy” impact of sanctions, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said in a television interview late on Saturday.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Palestinians blocked roads and held marches across the West Bank on Monday to protest the fate of thousands of their countrymen held in Israeli jails and demand the release of four detainees on hunger strike.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Finding jobs for United Arab Emirates (UAE) citizens is one of the government's top priorities, the prime minister told hundreds of state officials on Monday during a forum to discuss his economic policies.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Iran has taken delivery of several new tankers from Chinese shipyards, giving it greater flexibility in maintaining oil exports in the face of Western sanctions.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
The European Commission has concluded China illegally subsidizes steel producers and wants EU members to back punitive tariffs, which could anger the bloc's second largest trading partner, trade sources said.
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo on Sunday agreed to form a delegation to visit Arab capitals and ask for help in easing the Palestinian financial crisis, the pan-Arab body said.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Qatar threw Egypt an economic lifeline on Tuesday, announcing it had lent the country another US$2 billion and given it an extra US$500 million outright to help control a currency crisis.