GULF

GULF

Displaying 10 out of 41 results

  1. The Barakah Nuclear Power Plant in the United Arab Emirates is being built at a cost of $22.4

    UAE's nuclear power plant: Energy and politics

    The United Arab Emirates' Barakah nuclear power plant, a first for the Arab world, successfully started up Saturday in a region grappling with ...
  2. This handout photo provided by Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on July 28, 2020 shows

    Iran says fires missiles from underground in Gulf war games

    Iran's Revolutionary Guards said they launched ballistic missiles from "the depths of the Earth" on Wednesday during the last day of military ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The treasury site in the ancient city of Petra is seen empty of tourists after the gove

    COVID-19: Jordan says to reopen airport for commercial flights next month

    Jordan said on Thursday it will partially resume commercial flights from August to a limited number of European and Asian countries on an ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks in an almost empty mall amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-1

    Gulf mall operators rein in expansion as retailers reel from COVID-19

    Mall operators in the Gulf region are delaying new mega-projects as the coronavirus pandemic and low oil prices upend a retail industry built ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: A pumpjack is shown outside Midland-Odessa area in the Permian basin in Texas

    Oil rallies on Gulf tensions and output cuts

    Oil extended gains on Thursday amid signs that producers are cutting production to cope with a collapse in demand for fuel as the coronavirus ...
  6. The logo of Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index listed company JPMorgan Chase (JPM) is

    Exclusive: JPMorgan looking to offload Saudi and UAE sovereign fund loans - sources

    JPMorgan is seeking to sell at a discount loans raised by the sovereign wealth funds of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, according to ...
  7. FILE PHOTO:  General view of Kaaba at the Grand Mosque, which is almost empty of worshippers, after

    Mecca, Medina get 24-hour curfew; Gulf migrant worker districts locked down

    Saudi Arabia imposed a 24-hour curfew on Thursday in the Muslim holy cities of Mecca and Medina, extending measures to combat coronavirus, while ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Emirates planes at Dubai International Airport

    Emirates stopping nearly all passenger flights, slash wages

    Emirates, one of the world's biggest long-haul airlines, said on Sunday it would stop nearly all passenger flights this week and cut staff wages ...