- British star Tommy Fleetwood is focused on a first PGA Tour victory come Sunday at PGA National
British star Tommy Fleetwood, the European Tour's Race to Dubai winner in 2017, eyes first PGA Tour victory, trails by two in Honda Classic.
Brian Wacker. Golf Digest. Sun, 25 Feb 2018 00:53:35 +0000.
- U.N. Security Council demands truce as air strikes batter Syria's Ghouta
By Ellen Francis and Michelle Nichols BEIRUT/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The U.N. ...
Yahoo. Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:46:57 -0500.
- Two-Day FinTech for Non-IT Professionals Training Course: Dubai, UAE - April 29th-30th, 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "FinTech for Non-IT Professionals" training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... ...
Business Wire. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:10:00 UTC.
- Saudi Arabia to invest $64bn in entertainment
The conservative kingdom promises thousands of Western-style events, include Cirque de Soleil.
BBC News. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 13:24:13 GMT.
- Saudi Arabia to build opera house in bid to shed conservative image, lure tourists
Saudi Arabia, a state where concerts are banned and music is prohibited in restaurants and stores, says construction will begin on the kingdom's first-ever opera house as it moves to shake off its conservative image and lure in tourist dollars.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:08:48 EST.
- Russia Opposes U.S. Bid To 'Condemn' Iran Over Supply Of Yemeni Arms
Russia is opposing a bid by the United States and its allies to include language "condemning" Iran for allegedly violating an arms embargo imposed on Yemeni rebels in a UN resolution renewing that embargo this month.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:38:11 +0000.
- Johanna Konta beaten in the last 16 of the Dubai Duty Free Championships
Britain's Johanna Konta is out of the Dubai Duty Free Championships after losing to Russia's Daria Kasatkina in the last 16.
BBC News. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:27:02 GMT.
- Saudi Arabia's Gift To America's Shale Producers: A Supertanker And An IPO
A sign of the new world oil order: February saw the first ever supertanker fill up on American crude. ...
By Mark P. Mills, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:52:00 -0500.
- Two Thirds of Middle East Bank CEOs at Risk of Losing Jobs According to Metin Mitchell Research
DUBAI, UAE, February 14, 2018 -- Two thirds of bank chief executives (71%) in the Middle East could be at risk of losing their jobs because they are not managing cybersecurity risks effectively. ...
PR Newswire. Tue, 13 Feb 2018 23:00:00 EST.
- Yemen: UN aid chief welcomes $1 billion funding pledge as humanitarian crisis deepens
Amidst ongoing conflict, the collapse of basic services and economic decline in Yemen, the United Nations aid chief welcomed a substantial humanitarian pledge from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
UN News Centre. Tue, 13 Feb 2018 15:06:22 -0500.
The Arabian Peninsula is located in southwestern Asia, in a region
known as the Middle East. Nations on the Arabian Peninsula
include Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Kuwait, as well as Oman, Qatar,
Yemen, and the United Arab Emirates. To the northwest of the
peninsula lie the Arab States of Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria.
Arabic is the primary language of these States.
More news and information about selected Arab nations
is available at the official government websites listed below.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's capital city is Riyadh, and its national
currency is the Saudi Arabian Riyal. In 2007, the population of
Saudi Arabia was estimated at 27,601,000.
The Kingdom of Bahrain's capital city is Manama, and its national
currency is the Bahrain Dinar. The estimated population of Bahrain
in 2007 was 709,000.
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan's capital city is Amman, and its
national currency is the Jordanian Dinar. In 2007, the population
of Jordan was estimated at 6,053,000.
The State of Kuwait's
capital city is Kuwait City, and its national
currency is the Kuwaiti Dinar. The estimated population of Kuwait
in 2007 was 2,506,000.
The Republic of Lebanon's capital city is Beirut, and its national
currency is the Lebanese Pound. In 2007, the population of Lebanon
was estimated at 3,926,000.
The Sultanate of Oman's capital city is Muscat,
and its national currency is the Omani Real.
The estimated population of Oman in 2007 was 3,205,000.
The State of Qatar's capital city is Doha, and its national currency
is the Qatari Riyal. Qatar's estimated population in 2007 was
The United Arab Emirates' capital city is Abu Dhabi, and its national
currency is the Dirham. In 2007, the UAE's estimated population
The Republic of Yemen's capital city is San'a, and its national currency
is the Yemeni Riyal. Yemen's population in 2007 was estimated at