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Xis Visit To Uae Highlights Chinas Rising Interest In Middle East

ABU DHABI – China and the United Arab Emirates signed a raft of financial, business and trade agreements on Friday during a visit by President Xi Jinping to the...

China Shows Rising Interest In Middle East During Xi Visit To Uae

RIYADH – China and the United Arab Emirates signed a raft of financial, business and trade agreements on Friday during a visit by President Xi Jinping to the UAE...

Cryptocurrency Firm Stellar Gets Islamic Finance Certification

SYDNEY – California-based Stellar has received certification from Islamic scholars for its blockchain platform and related cryptocurrency, aiming to integrate the...

Qatar Airways Adapts To Blockade May Avoid Making A Loss

FARNBOROUGH, England – Qatar Airways chief executive said the airline was adapting to a regional blockade that has prevented it flying some routes, and that those...

Swfs Face Tougher Dealmaking Environment As Protectionism Grows

LONDON – Sovereign investors are facing a tougher environment for dealmaking as rising protectionism threatens to curb inward investment and stunt trade,...

Uk Pm May Promises To Protect Planemakers Supply Chains In Brexit

LONDON – British Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday seek to reassure aviation bosses that her under-fire Brexit plan won’t disrupt their supply...

Planemakers Plot Course Through Trade Brexit Worries To Air Show Deals

FARNBOROUGH, England – Aerospace firms are setting out wares from luxury jets to lethal drones at back-to-back British air shows this week, hoping trade tensions...

Flydubai Halts Flights To Iraqi City Of Najaf Until July 22 Statement

DUBAI – Flydubai has halted flights to the Iraqi city of Najaf “due to the disruption on the ground” at the airport until July 22, the Dubai...

Uae Says Sanctioned Exchange Houses Not Linked To Iran Crackdown

ABU DHABI – The United Arab Emirates’ decision to punish seven currency exchange houses is unrelated to a crackdown on a network funneling illicit funds to...

Yemenis Who Fled Battle For Hodeidah Struggle To Survive

ADEN – For days, Amal would pull her four children back from the windows each time Apache helicopters attacked the rooftop snipers in her neighborhood south of...