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 2018-02-20 16:20 

Bahrain News Agency

Minister, EWA officials visit project site...
 2018-02-20 16:20 

Bahrain News Agency

Financial sector future discussed at GCC Financial Forum...
 2018-02-20 16:18 

Ynetnews

Dannon at UN: Abbas is the problem, not solution...

In response to PA President Mahmoud Abbas's speech at the UN, Israeli Ambassador Danny Dannon spoke saying: "Today once again, rather than driving just 12 minutes between Ramallah to Jerusalem, he has chosen to fly 12 hours to New York to avoid th...

 2018-02-20 16:18 

Oman Observer

Omani, Qatari entrepreneurs to meet in Doha...

An important meeting of Omani and Qatari entrepreneurs is to be held in Doha in the second week of April The post Omani, Qatari entrepreneurs to meet in Doha appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:18 

The Peninsula Qatar

Seek medical care if travel-related illnesses persist: Expert...

Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) has urged residents who are experiencing signs of illness after travelling outside the country to seek medical attention, particularly if they've travelled to a developing country or region known for mosquito-born...

 2018-02-20 16:17 

Oman Observer

Fashion re-imagined at Oman Avenues Mall's 2018 Season of Fashion...

MUSCAT: Oman Avenues Mall is dressing up in style for their annual Season of Fashion extravaganza. Scheduled to take place The post Fashion re-imagined at Oman Avenues Mall's 2018 Season of Fashion appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:17 

SANA

Foreign Ministry: Some Western officials are complicit in the crimes of terrorists against civilians in Damascus and its countryside...

Damascus, SANA The Foreign and Expatriates Ministry sent a letter to the UN Secretary-General and the head of the Security Council on the attacks carried out by armed terrorist groups on Damascus and its countryside, killing and injuring dozens of innocen...

 2018-02-20 16:17 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

US fighter jet dumps fuel tanks near fishermen in Japan lake...

A U.S. fighter jet dumped two fuel tanks into a lake in northern Japan Tuesday, creating a fuel slick, as about 10 fishermen were catching clams in boats below, officials said. No one was injured....

 2018-02-20 16:16 

Oman Observer

Pact inked for setting up Centre of Excellence in Renewable Energy at SQU...

Bahwan CyberTek and the Sustainable Energy Research Center at Sultan Qaboos University signed a research cooperation and collaboration agreement recently The post Pact inked for setting up Centre of Excellence in Renewable Energy at SQU appeared first on ...

 2018-02-20 16:16 

Oman Observer

New deals for Omani firms at Gulfood 2018...

Oman firms having a presence at the pavilion of the Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (PEIE) in Gulfood 2018, under The post New deals for Omani firms at Gulfood 2018 appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:14 

Oman Observer

- Oman Observer...

'CANDLELIGHT'; WALK: A man takes a walk at a park in Madrid, Spain, on Monday. — Reuters Share on: WhatsApp The post appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:14 

Oman Observer

Galfar wins case against Haya Water...

Well-known Omani contractor Galfar Engineering and Contracting SAOG has announced that it has won an award in the second of The post Galfar wins case against Haya Water appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:14 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Spain to urge Iran attract investment: FM...

Madrid, Feb 20, IRNA Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis is planning to urge Iran to attract investment during his visit to Tehran, according to Spanish newspaper ABC....

 2018-02-20 16:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli start-up now worth over $$1 billion...
 2018-02-20 16:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Israeli start-up now worth over $$1 billion...

Makers of Mobileye develop revolutionary device to help the blind, dyslexics - and anyone who gets tired of reading....

 2018-02-20 16:12 

Oman Observer

Saud Bahwan Group conducts National Customer Relations Skills contest...

MUSCAT: Saud Bahwan Group (SBG) conducted the National Customer Relations Skills contest on January 31, 2018. Customer Care staff members The post Saud Bahwan Group conducts National Customer Relations Skills contest appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:12 

Ynetnews

Abbas: Recognition of Palestine will advance negotiations...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said during his UN speech Tuesday that recognition of the state of Palestine by the UN Security Council will advance the negotiations with Israel. Abbas added that "Israel does not honor international agreements nor...

 2018-02-20 16:12 

Oman Observer

Jawahir Oman to participate in Doha jewellery exhibition...

Jawahir Oman, one the most reputable Omani jewellery creators, will be participating in the Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition that The post Jawahir Oman to participate in Doha jewellery exhibition appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:11 

Oman Observer

GM offers $2.2bn debt for equity swap in return for Seoul's support...

SEOUL: General Motors has offered to convert debt of around $2.2 billion owed by its ailing South Korean operation into The post GM offers $2.2bn debt for equity swap in return for Seoul's support appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:10 

Oman Observer

Mining giant BHP profit hit by US tax charges...

SYDNEY: Higher commodity prices helped global mining giant BHP report a first-half net profit of $2.02 billion on Tuesday, but The post Mining giant BHP profit hit by US tax charges appeared first on Oman Observer ....

 2018-02-20 16:09 

Ynetnews

Police apprehend 2 in Jerusalem gas explosion...

The police have detained two suspects in the Jerusalem gas explosion which killed a man, 40, and injured three others....

 2018-02-20 16:07 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Poland upholds promise to comply with EU top court final ruling on logging...

Poland will comply with the final ruling of the EU top court on logging in its Bialowieza Forest, the environment minister said Tuesday after an adviser to the court said Warsaw breached EU law with increased wood harvesting in the forest....

 2018-02-20 16:02 

Ynetnews

Report: Shells push back Syria forces in Afrin...

Turkey's state-run news agency says pro-Syrian government forces have turned back 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Afrin city following shelling by the Turkish military. Anadolu Agency said the Turkish artillery fired "warning" strikes, forcing th...

 2018-02-20 16:00 

Bahrain News Agency

25,210 parking spaces constructed in 10 years...
 2018-02-20 15:59 

Ynetnews

Abbas: We seek peace; Netanyahu avoids negotiations...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, speaking at the United Nations Tuesday, said that the PA seeks peace, uses the language of peace and calls for the decommissioning of nuclear weapons as well as conventional weapons. "We refuse violence and we are ...

 2018-02-20 15:59 

Press TV

Photo of the day...

Photo of the day...

 2018-02-20 15:58 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar and Bosnia vow to boost ties...

Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani held a session of official talks with the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Denis Zvizdic, at the Emiri Diwan yesterday....

 2018-02-20 15:55 

Haaretz Daily

At UN, Abbas calls on world leaders to recognize Palestinian state...

Trump adviser Jared Kushner and U.S. special envoy to the Israeli-Palestinian peace process are in attendance...

 2018-02-20 15:55 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Iran finds wreckage of plane on top of mountain...

Iran has located a passenger plane that crashed with 65 people on board, a military spokesman said on Tuesday, two days after it disappeared from radar over mountainous terrain, increasing Iranians' fears about the country's aging fleet of aircraf...

 2018-02-20 15:53 

Bahrain News Agency

Bahraini-Swiss ties praised...
 2018-02-20 15:52 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Dem congresswoman attended Farrakhan's pro-terror convention...

California Congresswoman Maxine Waters praised at Nation of Islam event during which Farrakhan defended Hamas suicide bombers....

 2018-02-20 15:49 

Saudi Press Agency

Asian shares fall...
 2018-02-20 15:49 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Foreign Minister meets Austrian Counterpart...
 2018-02-20 15:48 

Al Arabiya

Abbas to UN Security Council: Israel has thwarted all attempts for negotiations...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas spokenbsp;a rare address before the UN Security council on Tuesday. Abbas said that Israel has thwarted all...

 2018-02-20 15:48 

Saudi Press Agency

Extremist settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque...
 2018-02-20 15:46 

SANA

Lavrov asserts importance of preserving Syria's territorial integrity...

Moscow, SANA Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov asserted the importance of preserving Syria's territorial integrity. During a press conference with his Pakistani counterpart Khawaja Muhammad Asif in Moscow, Lavrov commented on the situa...

 2018-02-20 15:45 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Defeats in Middle East driving Daesh fighters to Philippines: separatist...

Foreign Daesh (ISIS) fighters forced out of Syria and Iraq have been arriving in the Philippines with the intent of recruiting, and they have plans to attack two Philippine towns, the head of the country's largest Muslim rebel group said on Tuesday....

 2018-02-20 15:44 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Dem congresswoman attended Farrakhan's pro-terror convention...
 2018-02-20 15:41 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Receives A Message from Azerbaijan's President...
 2018-02-20 15:38 

Saudi Press Agency

Foreign Affairs Ministry Undersecretary Meets US Congress Delegation...
 2018-02-20 15:38 

Press TV

Spain FM due in Iran for talks on enhancing relations...

The Spanish foreign minister is scheduled to arrive in Tehran Tuesday night for talks with senior Iranian officials....

 2018-02-20 15:37 

Times of Israel

Netanyahu puts Gaza terror groups on notice after bomb attack...

PM inaugurates reinforced emergency ward in Ashkelon hospital, saying 'whoever harms us will himself be hurt'PM inaugurates reinforced emergency ward in Ashkelon hospital, saying 'whoever harms us will himself be hurt'...

 2018-02-20 15:37 

Press TV

Beijing hosts ice-lantern festival...

China's capital, Beijing is hosting an impressive ice-lantern festival which combines ice-lanterns and elements of Beijing Horticulture Expo 2019 and 2022 Winter Olympic Games....

 2018-02-20 15:36 

SANA

Popular forces arrive in Afrin to support the locals, Turkish artillery targets them...

Aleppo, SANA Popular forces arrived in Afrin area to support the locals against the aggression waged by the Turkish regime on the city since January 20, and to confront Daesh (ISIS) terrorist organization. SANA's reporter in Afrin said that the Turkis...

 2018-02-20 15:31 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Lebanese Army to Use All Means to Counter Israeli Aggressions: Army Chief...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Lebanon's army has warned Israel against staging a new war on the country, vowing that it will use every available means to deter such an act of aggression....

 2018-02-20 15:29 

Times of Israel

Attorney general slams 'disgraceful suggestion' he was offered bribe...

After reports of alleged offer by PM aide to have a judge appointed as AG in return for halting investigation into Netanyahus, Mandelblit rejects idea he could have been boughtAfter reports of alleged offer by PM aide to have a judge appointed as AG in re...

 2018-02-20 15:29 

Haaretz Daily

Palestinian President Abbas set to address UN Security Council...

Trump adviser Jared Kushner and U.S. special envoy to the Israeli-Palestinian peace process are in attendance...

 2018-02-20 15:27 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Aid group allegedly discriminated against woman with Jewish ties...
 2018-02-20 15:27 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Aid group allegedly discriminated against woman with Jewish ties...

Dutch aid group for Syrian immigrants accused of discriminating against job-seeker with ties to Jewish community....

 2018-02-20 15:26 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Press...

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