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On January 20 2018, Turkish forces invaded Syrian territories in a military operation dubbed Olive Branch. The aim has been to clear Afrin from Kurdish “terrorists”—and Ankara vowed to continue its drive inside Syria to the Iraqi-Syrian borders to the east, to drive out all the Kurds from this vast stretch of territory. In so …
Indian Hinduja Group considers the establishment of a complex to manufacture buses in Egypt
Star Communications will publish a special feature report on Egypt in Newsweek Magazine in January 2016. It will be distributed at the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Below is an interview with Regional Director for Star Communications, Sara Prada, who is directing this endeavour from Cairo. Can you give us …
Over-regulations, availability of key skills and government response to fiscal deficit and debt burden are among the main concerns in 2015
President set to deliver speech in special session on Thursday
By Evline Meshreky A blog published by the World Economic Forum (Davos) attributed Germany’s success in football as well as economically to sustaining a culture of cooperation and common goals, and long-term policies to support those goals. The article relates the young average age in the German football team, 26.31, as opposed to 28.92 in …
Iran struggled to fill the vacuum after the departure of France’s Total, Spain’s Repson and the Royal Dutch Shell, and efforts to continue development through state-owned and quasi-private companies had mixed success.
The US economy is slated to grow faster than 3% this year and next year, he said, while Europe is “finally recovering.”
Oil prices peaked at $147 a barrel in 2008 amid growing fears that the world was running out of oil.
A slowdown in China would have an impact on the global economy: Lagarde
El-Beblawi briefs Lagarde on Egypt’s latest economic developments
Green goods cover a wide range of goods from waste management and clean water technologies, to solar and wind energies.
Beblawi: “Those that are pushing Sisi to run [for presidency] are not the military camps, they are people in the streets, women in the first place.Don’t forget he is a handsome man.”
Mayer has made improving Yahoo’s popularity on smartphones and tablets a priority as the faded Internet search pioneer is re-invented.
The annual PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) survey of more than 1,300 CEOs found that 39% were “very confident” their company’s revenues would grow in 2014, up from 36% a year ago.
The World Economic Forum, which organises the Davos talkfest, warned last week that the growing gulf between the rich and the poor represents the biggest global risk in 2014.
The most eagerly awaited guest at Davos this year is Rouhani, there to drum up international investment for his sanction-hit economy on the back of a diplomatic entente with the West.
DAVOS, Switzerland: Europe’s crippling debt crisis dominated the world’s foremost gathering of business and political leaders, but for the first time the growing inequality between the planet’s haves and have-nots became an issue, thanks largely to the Arab Spring uprisings, the Occupy movement and other protests around the globe. The mood at the end of …