Israel

Israel, courting ex-foes, can overfly Sudan: Netanyahu

Israel, courting ex-foes, can overfly Sudan: Netanyahu

Published 10/12/2018

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Israeli airliners would be able to overfly Sudan en route to South America, part [more…]

RedHill Biopharma’s antibiotic succeeds in late-stage study

RedHill Biopharma’s antibiotic succeeds in late-stage study

Published 03/12/2018

(Reuters) - Israel-based RedHill Biopharma Ltd said on Monday its combination antibiotic met the main goal of a late-stage study testing the drug in patients [more…]

Israeli artist beats Gaza rockets into Hanukkah lamps

Israeli artist beats Gaza rockets into Hanukkah lamps

Published 28/11/2018

YATED, Israel (Reuters) - The clang of hammer on metal and the roar of a blowtorch can be heard long before you walk into Israeli [more…]

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Spotify launches in the Middle East and North Africa

Published 14/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Spotify, the world’s most popular paid music streaming service, officially launched in the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday. The company [more…]

Iran in contact with other signatories of nuclear deal as U.S….

Iran in contact with other signatories of nuclear deal as U.S….

Published 05/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran is in constant contact with other signatories of a 2015 nuclear deal reached between Tehran and powers as the United States [more…]

Iran says U.S. economic pressure ‘futile’ and a ‘psychological…

Iran says U.S. economic pressure ‘futile’ and a ‘psychological…

Published 05/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - New U.S. sanctions on Iran’s vital oil sector are part of a psychological war launched by Washington against Tehran but these will [more…]

Novartis abandons effort for U.S. approval of biosimilar rituximab

Novartis abandons effort for U.S. approval of biosimilar rituximab

Published 02/11/2018

(Reuters) - Novartis International AG said on Friday that its Sandoz division is abandoning an effort to gain U.S. regulatory approval for a biosimilar of [more…]

Netanyahu condemns killing of Saudi journalist but keeps focus on Iran

Netanyahu condemns killing of Saudi journalist but keeps focus on Iran

Published 02/11/2018

SOFIA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel on Friday condemned the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, but said cooperating with Riyadh [more…]

Bulgaria detects bird flu at two duck farms

Bulgaria detects bird flu at two duck farms

Published 29/10/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria’s food safety agency reported an outbreak of the virulent bird flu virus on Monday on two duck farms in southern Bulgaria. [more…]

West Bank visitors attracted to hotel adorned by Banksy art

West Bank visitors attracted to hotel adorned by Banksy art

Published 23/10/2018

BETHLEHEM, West Bank (Reuters) - Guests at the Walled Off Hotel in the occupied West Bank town of Bethlehem on Tuesday admired the works of [more…]