Category Archives: Finance

Seoul Stocks Up for 8th Consecutive Session on Hopes for Vaccine, Economic Rebound

Seoul, South Korean stocks extended their gaining streak to an eighth session today, on hopes for COVID-19 vaccines and optimism for a quick economic rebound from the impacts of the new coronavirus pandemic, Yonhap reported. The Korean won rose against

Amman Stock Market Rises

Amman, The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) on Wednesday opened trading with a rise to 1,579 points compared to 1,574 points of last session closure, Jordan News Agency (Petra) reported. The market index fluctuated between 1,579 points and 1,581 points in

An Economic expert to / NINA /: The Arar crossing between Iraq and Saudi Arabia will contribute to increasing the volume of trade exchange between them

Baghdad, Economic expert Safwan Qusay said that the opening of the Arar crossing between Iraq and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will contribute to increasing the volume of trade exchange between the two countries in the short term. Qusay said

Kingdom’s Presidency of G20 launches account in Arabic on Twitter

Riyadh, The Kingdom’s Presidency of the G20 has launched an official account on Twitter in Arabic targeting the Saudi audience at @inspirethewld. The account aims at introducing the Kingdom’s pivotal role as the presidency country of the Group for the

Saudi Ports Achieve 4.23% Increase in Transshipment during First Half of 2020

Riyadh, The total tons of cargo handled in Saudi ports, supervised by the General Authority for Ports (MAWANI), during the first half of 2020 amounted to 149,000,000 tons, while the total number of exported and imported containers reached 3,400,000 ,

US indexes up: Dow 0.97%, S&P 0.48%, Nasdaq 0.10%

New York, The S&P 500 on Tuesday rose for an eighth straight session and was within striking distance of its February peak, a level last seen before the onset of the coronavirus crisis that caused one of Wall Street’s most

Saudi Stock Exchange Main Index Closes Trading higher, at 7,626.23 Points

Riyadh, Saudi Stock Exchange’s main index closed higher here today, gaining 90.27 points to end trading, at 7,626.23 points. The total value of the trading reported was over SR7.6 billion, while the toll of shares traded was more than 380

Bahrain Bourse Rises

Manama, Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,299.94 points marking an increase of 7.03 points above the previous closing, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported. This increase was due to the rise in the Commercial Banks Sector and Services Sector. Bahrain lslamic Index has closed at 603.06 points marking a decrease of 0.61 points below the previous closing. Results