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14 Chinese companies added to US economic blacklist

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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UAE condemns six Nigerians for funding Boko Haram

A federal appeals court in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has reaffirmed the prison sentences of six Nigerians after their conviction for financing a terrorist sect, Boko Haram was upheld. At the hearing, the appeals court upheld a lower court ruling that found that between 2015 and …

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OPEC stalemate could spark another oil price war

Nearly a week of formal and parallel talks and behind-the-scenes negotiations failed to resolve a dispute over basic OPEC + production levels. The discord plunged the group into its most serious crisis since March 2020, when alliance leaders Saudi Arabia and Russia disagreed over how to manage the oil supply, …

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The Palestinian people against the PA

The Palestinian people against the PA Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. (AFP / File) The claim that the days of the Palestinian Authority (PA) are numbered has been repeated often recently, especially after the deadly torture last month of Palestinian popular activist Nizar Banat at the hands of PA security personnel …

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UAE banned from travel to 14 countries on UAE’s no-entry list

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia has delivered diesel to Yemen’s Mahra governorate, which will be used to power power plants there. The fuel delivery, carried out through the Saudi Yemen Development and Reconstruction Program (SDRPY), involved the transport of 4,000 metric tonnes by sea and 1,500 tonnes by land, according to an …

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Kuwait’s sovereign wealth fund posts 33% growth

RIYAD: A rapid response by the Saudi government to the coronavirus pandemic, the active participation of women in the labor market and the economic reforms of Vision 2030 were cited by experts as major factors in the Kingdom’s unemployment rate falling to its lowest level in nearly five years. The …

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Palestinian Youth Movement urges Dingell to act on Silwan, Palestinian rights – Press and Guide

Palestinian activists recently gathered to urge U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell (D-12th District) to take action on house demolitions and displacement in Silwan, a predominantly Arab neighborhood near East Jerusalem. The Palestinian Youth Movement militant group hosted the event at the Hanini Outreach and Community Center, where meeting attendees wrote letters …

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Bristol academic under investigation for suspected anti-Semitism awarded £ 400,000 in public funds

David Miller, the Bristol University lecturer currently under investigation for comments he made about Jewish students, has received more than £ 400,000 of taxpayer money in grants to fund his research, the New statesman can reveal. Miller was investigated by the university after a number of controversial comments came to …

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OPEC + panel sees risk of oil glut after April 2022, report says

BEIRUT: Ibrahim Arab queues for several hours a day in the hot summer sun to buy gasoline for his taxi.When not working, the 37-year-old father-of-two goes from pharmacy to pharmacy in Beirut, looking for infant formula for his 7-month-old son – anything he can find – even if the infant …

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Cryptocurrency and Crimes – ARAB TIMES

WhatsApp Facebook Twitter E-mail Messenger Bbrothers Amir and Rais Kaji have founded a platform in Johannesburg, to speculate on cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin. The two brothers disappeared with $ 3.6 billion held by users of their platform. Although suspicions about their actions surfaced last April, the investors’ attorney did not …

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