|Dec 7 2013||Kuwait- Jail for blogger ,Arab Times|
|(MENAFN - Arab Times) The Misdemeanor Court, Judge Fawzan Al-Fawzan, imposed one month jail sentence with hard labor on Twitter user Nami Al- Mutairi in a libel case filed against him by former MP ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Court Exempts Kuwaiti From Paying Comp ,Arab Times|
|(MENAFN - Arab Times) The Cassation Court exempted a Kuwaiti citizen from paying a compensation of KD 5,001 based on a verdict issued by the Court of Appeals. According to the case files, the citizen ...|
|Dec 7 2013||GCC Members Aspire For Accession to BWM Convention ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) The GCC ministers and senior officials in charge of environment affairs have unveiled plans to join the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' ...|
|Dec 7 2013||UAE, Italy Discuss Boosting Joint Economic Cooperation ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Abdullah Ahmed Al Saleh, the Under Secretary for the Foreign Trade Sector at the UAE Ministry of Economy, has met with the Italian Deputy Minister Of Economic Development ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Executive urges bank for Filipino migrant workers ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A bank for migrant workers should be set up to handle the $35 million welfare fund currently being run by a Philippine government agency, a leading worker leader said.
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Maid works 'without salary for five years' ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A Sri Lankan maid here was not paid a salary for five years and not allowed to go home for nine years, an official from the country's embassy claimed recently.
"The Sri ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Training for women in small businesses ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Twenty-five Saudi women participated in specialized courses for small businesses focused on improving the standard of living of rural women.
The Agricultural Cooperative ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Father offers reward for safe return of missing child ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Naveed Ahmad Muhammad, a Pakistani national living in Riyadh, has offered a SR20,000 reward for anyone who finds his missing one-year-old child, Hamed Naveed Ahmad.
His son is ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Ukrainian attempts suicide ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A Ukrainian naval engineer attempted suicide on board a ship in the sea off the Yanbu port, a source said.
The Border Guards coordination center for search and rescue operations ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Ethiopia OKs 361 Saudi investment projects ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Ethiopian ambassador Mohammad Kabeera said his country has approved more than 361 investment projects to Saudi Arabia mainly in the agricultural sector.
The envoy said that ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Plane makes emergency landing to help woman in labor ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight transporting illegal Ethiopian nationals from the Kingdom to Ethiopia was forced to make an emergency landing after a pregnant passenger went into ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudi- Man responsible for multiple crash deaths 'loses will to live' ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) A man found guilty of causing an accident that killed six members of the Al-Dehaim family in Al-Yasmin neighborhood in Riyadh during the Eid Al-Adha holiday, says he cannot bear ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Filipinos elated over home flights ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in the Kingdom have expressed happiness over the resumption of Philippine Airlines (PAL) flights to Saudi Arabia.
"The sight of PAL aircraft ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Saudis hail champion of freedom ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Residents in the Kingdom reacted with feelings of sympathy and respect on Friday upon hearing the demise of former South African President Nelson Mandela.
South African Consul ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Citadel Capital bullish on Egypt's return to growth ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Citadel Capital, a major investment company in Africa and the Middle East with $9.5 billion in investments under control, was a key participant at the Egypt GCC Investment Forum, ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Sipchem, Sahara sign merger deal to form SR6.67bn petrochem giant ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) and Sahara Petrochemical Company (Sahara) have jointly signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to start the due ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Jeddah gears up for multisectoral fair ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Jeddah International Trade Fair (JITF), the longest established multisector exhibition in Saudi Arabia in its 25th edition, will take place from Dec. 15-18 at Jeddah Centre for ...|
|Dec 7 2013||ICD partners with PIF and PIB to launch Ijara company in Palestine ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) announced the launch of its first project in Palestine, a specialized Ijara company, in partnership with ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Arab Thought Foundation sets up strategy to create 80 million jobs ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Arab Thought Foundation (ATF) concluded its annual conference (FIKR12) in Dubai with the launch of two key initiatives to support the goal of creating 80 million jobs by ...|
|Dec 7 2013||Oil production in Abu Dhabi increases 6.8 percent ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) reported that the emirate produced 2.83 million barrels per day (bpd) in September, which is 6.8 percent more than the average recorded in the same ...|