Daily Archives: March 7, 2020

B20 Saudi Arabia profiles first ever Action Council in concert with International Women’s Day

Council highlights three priority areas as part of B20 policy recommendations RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In concert with International Women’s Day, to be celebrated on Sunday 08 March, B20 Saudi Arabia, the official business voice of the

Tunisia buries officer slain in bombing near US Embassy

Tunis, Tunisia paid homage Saturday to a police officer killed and five others injured in a double suicide bombing outside the U.S. Embassy.No one has claimed responsibility for Friday's attack, set off by two attackers on a motorcycle packed with

Lebanon can’t pay debts, suspends March bond payment-PM

BEIRUT, Lebanon will not pay a $1.2 billion Eurobond due on March 9 as its foreign currency reserves have hit critical levels and are needed to meet the basic needs of the Lebanese people, Prime Minister Hassan Diab said on

Yemeni Vice President Accuses Houthi Militia of Seeking to Tear Yemen Apart Through its Sectarian Project

Marib, Yemeni Vice President, Gen. Ali Mohsen Salih, accused the Iranian-backed terrorist Houthi militia of seeking to tear the country and implement a sectarian project, in addition to intentionally increasing their suffering and misery.The Yemeni Vic...

Saudi Crown Prince’s Top Royal Rivals Arrested in Apparent Power Consolidation

CAIRO - Saudi state media has yet to announce the arrests Friday of top rivals to Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman former Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Nayef, his younger brother Prince Nawaf, and King Salman's last surviving full brother,

German coronavirus cases jump, economic nervousness rises

BERLIN, The number of coronavirus patients in Germany jumped to 684 on Saturday, with concern growing at the economic impact of the spreading epidemic on one of the world's most trade-dependent economies, according to Reuters.The number of patients rec...

Egypt confirms 33 new cases of coronavirus on Nile cruise ship

CAIRO, Egypt confirmed on Saturday 33 new cases of coronavirus on a cruise ship on the River Nile that officials said the previous day had been struck by the virus, the health minister said, according to Reuters.None of the cases

MOH Announces Two Cases Infected with Novel Coronavirus Coming from Iran and Najaf, Iraq

Riyadh, The Ministry of Health (MOH) announced today that the laboratory results confirmed that two female citizens are infected with novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), one of them coming from Iran through the Kingdom of Bahrain and did not disclose her pre...