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Arise, Sir Tony – Former PM Blair and Daniel Craig join scientists on UK honors list

DUBAI: From a period western to a German romantic comedy, there are the best films of the year. “The power of the dog” Director: Jane campion With : Benedict Cumberbatch, Jesse Plemons, Kirsten Dunst Here’s a controversial advice: Riches aside, the Marvel’s Doctor Strange character is a waste of time …

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The return of the dictatorship in Tunisia? – MIR

Tunisia, the birthplace of the Arab Spring, was one of the few states to have apparently successfully emerged from the Arab Spring protests. The long-standing authoritarian regime was overthrown and a new constitution was adopted. Today, Tunisia is the only democratic country in the Middle East and North Africa, outside …

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Opportunities for impact investors in the MENA region in 2022 – Middle East & Gulf News

Through Alicia Sornson, responsible for programs and partnerships in the MENA region at Capital of the village Not much is certain when it comes to investing, but it’s safe to say that one trend will continue strongly in 2022: an increasing allocation of funds to impact-driven companies. Global impact investing …

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A revised Jordan First policy

After Iraq invaded Kuwait in 1990, King Hussein of Jordan denounced US preparations for war against Baghdad, saying the campaign was “against all Arabs and Muslims”. Hussein asserted that the objective of the operation was to “destroy Iraq” and pledged to oppose “foreign hegemony” in the Middle East. Amman’s position …

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Will Egyptian gas to Lebanon end the energy conflict in the eastern Mediterranean? – Middle East Monitor

During the last quarter of 2021, Egypt reached an agreement with Lebanon to export natural gas to the country during the first quarter of 2022. The first time the deal was made public was through the US State Department’s senior adviser on global energy security, Amos Hochstein. His announcement was …

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Investment firm Jared Kushner Affinity raises $ 3 billion in committed funding

WASHINGTON, Dec.23 (Reuters) – Jared Kushner’s global investment firm Affinity Partners has raised more than $ 3 billion in funding from international investors, a person familiar with the effort told Reuters on Thursday. Fund raising. Kushner, a former senior official to former President Donald Trump, married to his daughter, Ivanka, …

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Dubai ruler ordered to pay $ 700 million to ex-wife in divorce settlement

A High Court judge said Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum was to pay £ 251.5million to his UK-based sixth wife, Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, and make ongoing payments for their children. A UK court has ordered the ruler of Dubai to pay his ex-wife and their children nearly …

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Left-wing millennial wins election for Chile’s next president

ISLAMABAD: Muslim nations pledged Sunday to create a fund to help Afghanistan avoid an impending economic collapse which they say would have a “horrific” global impact. At a special meeting in Pakistan of the 57 members of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC), delegates also agreed to work with the …

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UAE central bank extends targeted economic support program until June

Adidas launches the NFT collection; Russia calls cryptocurrencies a ‘scam’ Adidas has teamed up with non-fungible token specialist Bored Ape Yacht Club, cryptocurrency investor Gmoney and Punks Comic to launch their own set of NFTs as the sportswear brand sinks deeper into the metaverse. The Adidas Originals NFT collection, which …

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Analysis – Colombian conglomerate GEA could be cornered by hostile Gilinski

GEA – a sprawling group of more than 100 companies, many of which have significant stakes in each other – has so far been faced with two takeover bids led by Grupo Gilinski. The setback with banker Jaime Gilinski – one of Colombia’s richest men and owner of GNB Sudameris, …

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