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Jul 20, 2017
BEIRUT — An Algerian biomedical engineer is on a mission to make it easier for women to find work in Saudi Arabia by creating the first job-searching website for females in the deeply conservative kingdom. Australian-born Naziha Deriche, 23, who was raised in Saudi Arabia, realised after completing her postgraduate studies in Sydney last year ...
Jul 20, 2017
ATHENS — Greek hotel and restaurant employees walked off the job on Thursday to prote ...
Jul 19, 2017
LONDON — Britain’s public broadcaster BBC came under fire on Wednesday for its gender ...
Jul 19, 2017
TEPIC, Mexico — Sweden, the Netherlands and Germany are among the best placed wealthy countries to cope with shocks like large-scale migrati ...
Jul 19, 2017
RAMALLAH, West Bank — Careem, a Middle Eastern rival to Uber, has become the first ride-hailing firm to operate in the Israeli-occupied West ...
Jul 19, 2017
ANKARA — Turkey’s economic growth this year will fall slightly short of the government’s forecast, a Reuters poll found, suggesting not all ...
Jul 17, 2017
LONDON — Sterling slipped back below $1.31 on Monday, with signs of division as the Conservative government wades into Brexit talks weighing ...
Jul 17, 2017
BEIJING — China posted better-than-expected growth in the second quarter, official data showed on Monday, but authorities warned that the wo ...
Jul 15, 2017
CAIRO — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a second tranche of a $12 billion loan to Egypt, praising the country's tough eco ...
Jul 13, 2017
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve (Fed) Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday that even as the US economy grows stronger and employment expands, s ...
Jul 12, 2017
AL KHOR, Qatar — A first herd of boycott-busting cows has been airlifted to Qatar to boost milk supplies five weeks after neighbouring Gulf ...
Jul 11, 2017
ISTANBUL — Investment in the oil and gas industry will see a tentative recovery in 2017 after an "unprecedented contraction" in 2016 and 201 ...
Jul 10, 2017
BEIRUT — Syria's six-year conflict has ravaged its infrastructure and caused losses to its economy of $226 billion, according to estimates p ...

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