Qatar condemned an attack by Egyptian security forces on Muslim Brotherhood supporters camping out in Cairo on Wednesday that killed at least 30 people.
As Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi cements his ties with Washington, Yemen's interim president risks alienating his own people, who resent the US drone war on Al Qaeda in their country.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has exempted thousands of army reservists called up during the civil war from paying debt instalments and late fines during their service, the state news agency SANA said on Wednesday.
Egypt's CIB, the country's biggest listed bank, said on Tuesday its second-quarter consolidated net income rose 28 per cent year-on-year as it diverted more money into profitable government securities.
Divers were desperately trying to pry open the hatches of an Indian submarine in which several sailors died or were trapped after an explosion and fire on Wednesday in the navy's worst loss since the 1971 war with Pakistan.
Tamkeen, Bahrain’s labour fund, has signed two separate agreements with Al Zayani Investments and Al Kooheji Global Group to train Bahraini employees in the two companies.
Dubai-based Union Insurance Company has reported a net profit of Dh21.2 million ($5.77 million) compared to a net loss of Dh37 million for the same period last year, an increase of 157 per cent.