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August 15, 2019

BAGHDAD, (ST)- A number of Iraqi businessmen have stressed that boosting economic cooperation and trade exchange between Syria and Iraq would help confront challenges facing the two countries.



Dermatologists discuss adverse drug reactions
August 18, 2019

SALALAH, August 17 – Adverse drug reactions (ADR) drew attention of the dermatologists who gathered in Salalah from all over the GCC to attend first Salalah Dermatology"...

A replica of James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 has sold...
August 18, 2019

An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold for $6.4 million (Dh23.5m), becoming the world's most expensive DB5 in doing so.


August 18, 2019

Capital outflows from China are rising on concerns of a weakening yuan and at a faster pace than in 2012 during an corruption crack-down, according to a new report from the Institute of International Finance (IIF).

“It is possible that US tariffs, which should exert depreciation pressure on the RMB [yuan], are gradually causing expectations to build that the RMB will weaken, which could be generating these outflows. We see this as an important issue for China policymakers and EM [emerging market] investors,” the IIF said.


August 18, 2019

HONG KONG – Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, has revealed plans for a major expansion of its hotel collection in Vietnam, one of the world’s most exciting and rapidly-emerging tourism markets.

At present, the group operates one hotel in Vietnam, Swiss-Belresort Tuyen Lam, an enchanting upscale retreat in the country’s Central Highlands, not far from Da Lat. Blending graceful local hospitality with European style, this 151-room resort is popular with leisure travellers, golfers and meeting planners alike.

But the company is now aiming to expand its Vietnamese portfolio"...

August 18, 2019

Damascus, SANA- Ministry of Education issued on Saturday the results of the second complementary round of the baccalaureate certificate with its scientific and literary sections, the technical and Sharia ones.

Education Ministry said in a statement that the number of students who submitted to the exams of the scientific section reached at 69503, among them 61691 succeeded with 88% rate while 26300 ones submitted to the exams of the literary part, among them 22176 succeeded with 84 % rate.


August 18, 2019

The UK government plans to step up support to the country's steel industry, via procurement of steel for new infrastructure projects, identification of domestic market 'opportunities' worth £3.8 billion ($4.6 billion) annually, and helping businesses with high energy use to cut their bills, reported S&P Global Platts, citing the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) statement.

BEIS's research shows that 'significant opportunities exist"...

August 18, 2019

Nikon Middle East FZE is pleased to announce that its full-frame mirrorless camera, the Nikon Z 6, and its high-performance standard zoom lens, the NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S, are the respective recipients of the EISA Camera of the Year 2019-2020 and the EISA Professional Standard Zoom Lens 2019-2020 awards, presented by the Expert Imaging and Sound Association (EISA).

EISA comments on the reasons the Nikon Z 6 was selected as the EISA Camera of the Year 2019-2020

With the Z 6 (released in November"...