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Kuwait, Bahrain report coronavirus in people who visited Iran

Kuwait, Bahrain report coronavirus in people who visited Iran

Published 24/02/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Kuwait and Bahrain on Monday recorded their first new coronavirus cases, all involving people who had visited Iran, which has reported 43 [more…]

Kuwait says three people who traveled to Iran have new coronavirus – KUNA

Kuwait says three people who traveled to Iran have new coronavirus – KUNA

Published 24/02/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Kuwait said on Monday three people, including a Saudi national, who returned from Iran were infected by the new coronavirus, state news [more…]

No global digital tax by end-2020 would mean chaos: France

No global digital tax by end-2020 would mean chaos: France

Published 23/02/2020

RIYADH (Reuters) - Failure to reach a global deal on where and how much to tax digital giants such as Google (GOOGL.O), Amazon (AMZN.O) or [more…]

Japan criticizes U.S. digital tax proposal at G20

Japan criticizes U.S. digital tax proposal at G20

Published 23/02/2020

RIYADH (Reuters) - Japanese finance minister Taro Aso criticized on Sunday a U.S. tax reform proposal that he said could undermine global efforts to agree [more…]

Shifting sands of inflation unsettle top bankers at Riyadh G20 meeting

Shifting sands of inflation unsettle top bankers at Riyadh G20 meeting

Published 23/02/2020

RIYADH/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Central bankers from the United States, Japan and the euro zone meeting in the desert kingdom of Saudi Arabia this weekend had [more…]

Koepka says proposed new world tour might actually happen

Koepka says proposed new world tour might actually happen

Published 28/01/2020

(Reuters) - World number one Brooks Koepka said on Tuesday he thinks the Premier Golf League (PGL), a proposed series that could potentially overshadow the [more…]

Iran’s Rouhani calls for unity, accuses Trump of exploiting rift

Iran’s Rouhani calls for unity, accuses Trump of exploiting rift

Published 27/01/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranians should not allow U.S. President Donald Trump’s “maximum pressure” approach to harm national unity ahead of parliamentary elections, President Hassan Rouhani [more…]

Oman says supports Saudi readiness to react to virus impact on oil market

Oman says supports Saudi readiness to react to virus impact on oil market

Published 27/01/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Oman’s energy minister Mohammed bin Hamad al-Rumhy told Reuters on Monday he fully supported Saudi Arabia’s readiness to react to any impact [more…]

Twitter suspends accounts linked to Saudi spying case

Twitter suspends accounts linked to Saudi spying case

Published 21/12/2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Weeks after U.S. authorities brought a spying case against three Saudi nationals for digging up dissidents’ personal data at Twitter, the [more…]

Biden campaign attacks Trump policy on Saudi Arabia, North Korea

Biden campaign attacks Trump policy on Saudi Arabia, North Korea

Published 09/12/2019

(Reuters) - Democrat Joe Biden’s presidential campaign launched new attacks on Donald Trump on Sunday, advocating a reevaluation of U.S.-Saudi relations and calling North Korea’s [more…]