US Consul: Jeddah International Book Fair opportunity to celebrate reading

Jeddah, Rabi’I 01, 1437, December 12, 2015, SPA — US Consul General in Jeddah Todd Holmstrom praised Jeddah International Book Fair, which represents an opportunity to celebrate reading as an essential part of life.

He made the remarks during his visit today to the exhibition.

The US official highlighted Saudi-US relations in the field of cultural exchange.

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Exploring the Arab world's challenges through film (Al Jazeera)

London – Hsan, a penniless 50-year-old in Tunisia, agrees to paint his house purple to honour the country’s president in exchange for a job. But his plan goes awry when the Tunisian revolution in 2011 topples the regime. Shot in six days on a budget of $45,000, the fictional 30-minute film, The Purple House, is equal…

شركة ميامي إنترناشيونال هولدنغز تعلن خططا لإطلاق مؤشر تبادل خيارات السعر – الوقت في العام 2016

برنستون، نيوجرزي، 11 كانون الأول/ديسمبر، 2015 / بي آر نيوزواير — أعلنت شركة ميامي إنترناشيونال هولدنغز إنك Miami International Holdings, Inc.، وهي الشركة القابضة الأم لشركة مؤشر مياكس لخيارات الأسهم، ومياكس غلوبال أل أل سي وميامي إنترناشيونال تكنولوجيز اليوم أنها تخطط لإطلاق مؤشر خيارات أسهم ثان في الولايات المتحدة. وسيستعمل هذا المؤشر تقنية وبنية مؤشر […]

APR Energy Signs Contract Extensions in Iraq, Angola

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, Dec. 11, 2015 / PRNewswire — APR Energy plc (LSE: APR), a global leader in fast-track power solutions, announces today that it has signed extensions of its power generation contracts in Iraq and Angola. Logo – The Company’s contract extension in Iraq is for a one-year term, and runs through 2016. The power […]

Obama signs congressional extension of temporary budget

Washington, Rabi’I 1, 1437, Dec 12, 2015, SPA — The US House of Representatives passed an
extension of a temporary budget in place since October 1, and
President Barack Obama immediately signed the measure before a Friday
night deadline to keep the federal government running, dpa reported.

Still haggling over a budget for the current fiscal year, which runs
through September 2016, Congress extended the current measure until
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