Middle East News

Yemenis in Hodeidah hope truce holds as warring parties talk peace

The war is seen as a broader proxy conflict between Iran and its major Middle East rival Saudi Arabia.

Reuters , Africa Dec 14, 2018

Good laws key to delivery of cheap housing, State told

Mr Brekken, who oversees business development in 71 countries in Africa, Middle East and Europe, said Kenya’s real estate sector has bright prospects that can be enhanced with a tighter regulatory framework.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Full statement: Trump's new policy on Africa

Should this occur, the balance of power in the Horn of Africa—astride major arteries of maritime trade between Europe, the Middle East, and South Asia—would shift in favor of China.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Islamic State not defeated, just transforming: experts

The group has managed to smuggle funds to several countries around the Middle East, using front companies such as car dealerships, electronics stores, pharmacies and currency exchanges that it established in Iraq, experts said.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Policy consistency crucial for foreign investment

Companies in the Middle East are trying to go and set up refineries in India, Malaysia and other countries, just to sell their crude oil.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 14, 2018

Thailand named the Best Destination in Asia-Pacific

Although there are no direct flights from Dublin to Bangkok, the Tourism Authority of Thailand works with numerous airline partners to route visitors through London and points in Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East.

IOL , South Africa Dec 14, 2018

Corruption slowing growth of family businesses, report says

Regionally businesses in the Middle East and Africa were the most optimistic, with 28 per cent expecting aggressive growth.

The Star , Kenya Dec 13, 2018

Majority back 48-team Qatar World Cup, says Infantino

The 2022 World Cup, the first in the Middle East, will take place over 28 days not the usual 32, as in Russia earlier this year.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 13, 2018

‘Majority’ back 48-team Qatar World Cup, says Infantino

The 2022 World Cup, the first in the Middle East, will take place over 28 days not the usual 32, as in Russia earlier this year.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 13, 2018

Majority back 48-team World Cup in Qatar claims Infantino

The 2022 World Cup, the first in the Middle East, will take place over 28 days not the usual 32, as in Russia earlier this year.

The South African , South Africa Dec 13, 2018