Daily Archives: December 10, 2015

US Budget Deficit Widened, in November

WASHINGTON, Safar 28, 1437, December 10, 2015, SPA — The federal budget deficit widened in November, driven by higher spending in such areas as Social Security, Medicare and defense, AP reported.

The Treasury Department says the November deficit climbed to …

Only Modest Economic Growth Projected, for Next Two Years- UN Says

New York, Safar 28, 1437, December 10, 2015, SPA — The world economy will expand only modestly in the next two years after global growth plateaued at 2.4 per cent in 2015, according to a UN report published Thursday, dpa …

Real Madrid's appeal against cup expulsion rejected

Madrid, Safar 28, 1437, Dec 10, 2015, SPA — Real Madrid’s appeal against their expulsion from the
Spanish Cup was rejected by the appeals committee of the Spanish
football federation Thursday, dpa reported.

The Whites were expelled last week after …

Analysis: How Tunisia saved its 'Arab Spring' (Al Jazeera)

On Thursday, Tunisia’s National Dialogue Quartet, which was awarded the 2015 Nobel peace prize, is expected to receive the award in Oslo. The event comes just a few days before the fifth anniversary of the Tunisian revolution that broke out …

Kingdom Holding Company signs share swap agreement with French AccorHotels

Riyadh, 28 Safar 1437 AH, December 10, 2015, SPA — Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) has signed an agreement with French AccorHotels company listed on the French financial market.
The company said, ”It was agreed under the convention, that the Kingdom …

Kingdom Holding Company signs share swap agreement with French AccorHotels 2 Riyadh

The company explained in a statement posted on the financial market site “Tadawul” today that any of the shares or assets will not be transferred except after the completion of the transaction, which is subject to conditions that should be …

Asia stocks down

Seoul, South Korea, 28 Safar,1437 AH, 10 December,2015 , SPA — Asian stock markets were mostly weaker on Thursday after Wall Street fell for a third day and New Zealand’s central bank signaled it had finished cutting interest rates.
Japan’s …