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Trump’s friend Tom Barrack arrested on UAE lobbying charges

Thomas Barrack, a private equity investor who is a close friend of former President Donald Trump, was arrested Tuesday morning in Los Angeles on federal charges of unlawfully lobbying Trump on behalf of the United Arab Emirates. Barrack, who was indicted along with two other men in a seven-count indictment …

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New forms of protest emerge amid Lebanese crisis

In the shadow of the stalled revolution in Lebanon, new forms of protest are emerging to confront the political class. In the deserted corridors of the souks of downtown Beirut, one night in late June, three young men dressed in any clothes approach. They introduce themselves using only their first …

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Consultations in Lebanon on New Government to Begin Next Week |

BEIRUT – The Lebanese presidency has said parliamentary consultations to choose a new prime minister will begin on July 26, in another attempt to push reluctant Lebanese politicians to form a government to save the country from the financial crisis. Lebanon was ruled by an interim administration for nearly a …

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Future Fund revenues up 33%; Depletion of reserves – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger “Very solid” financial situation, according to the minister KUWAIT CITY, July 1 (Agencies): Kuwait’s financial situation is “very strong” and supported by the “Future Generations” reserve fund, the country’s finance minister said on Thursday, noting that the fund has grown exponentially lately. . The fund …

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Sources, Automotive News, ET Auto

Moscow / Dubai: OPEC + ministers plan to hold their next meeting on Sunday to decide on production policy, three sources within the producer group told Reuters on Saturday. The move comes after Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reached a compromise last week in an OPEC + …

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Marin IJ Readers Forum for July 17, 2021 – Marin Independent Journal

Provide a favorable environment for all Kudos to the Better Together group for tackling the topic of Too Many School Districts head-on (“Group Considering Consolidation of South Marin School District,” July 3). It won’t be an easy discussion, but it is one that Marin needs to think about seriously. Package …

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Benfica president’s arrest leaves Rui Costa picking up the pieces | Benfica

RUi Costa’s first assignment as chairman of Benfica was not exactly what he might have expected. Two days after the elegant midfielder who won 94 caps for Portugal replaced Luís Filipe Vieira, arrested last week as part of Operation Red Card’s investigation into allegations of tax fraud and money laundering …

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QSE finds marginal buy interest on Islamic stocks

The Qatar Stock Exchange recorded marginal buying interest in Islamic stocks on Tuesday even as it weakened for the fourth consecutive session.Notwithstanding the increase in net purchases by domestic institutions and Gulf individuals, the Qatar 20-stock index fell eight points or 0.08% to 10,768.08 points, after hitting an intraday high …

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Is Phuket’s tourist sandbox the solution to reopening Thailand?

Sadly, less than a week after it opened on July 7, a foreign visitor to the United Arab Emirates has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 and risks 14 days in a government quarantine facility, reducing his dream of vacationing on the sand. . Phuket beaches. According to data from the …

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KSA offers incentives for real estate companies to register on Tadawul

BERNE, Switzerland: Global warming was on the international agenda long before the United Nations Framework Conference on Climate Change produced the Kyoto Protocol in 1997, widely regarded as a landmark for the environmental movement. But it was the Paris Agreement, signed by 196 parties at COP21 in December 2015, which …

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