Daily Archives: March 25, 2016

Wall St Week Ahead-Economic data could put stocks back on higher path

NEW YORK, Jumada II 17, 1437, Mar 26, 2016, SPA — The March U.S. employment report and other key economic numbers next week could help U.S. stocks resume their recent winning path as long as that data hits the sweet spot: Not strong enough to add to w…

Obama to host NATO head Stoltenberg on April 4

Washington, Jumada II 17, 1437, Mar 26, 2016, SPA — US President Barack Obama will meet with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on April 4 to discuss the ongoing fight against IS, the migrant crisis and the upcoming NATO Summit…

Cruyff remembered as France beat Netherlands 3-2

AMSTERDAM, Jumada II 17, 1437, Mar 26, 2016, SPA — France captain Blaise Matuidi struck late to snatch a 3-2 win over the Netherlands in a thriller as fans and players paid tribute to Johan Cruyff’s memory with a minute’s applause in Friday’s friendly…

Justice Minister Visits Judicial Institutions, in Morocco

Justice Minister Visits Judicial Institutions, in Morocco

السبت 1437/6/17 هـ الموافق 2016/03/26 م واس

Rabat, Jumada II 16, 1437, March 25, 2016, SPA — Minister of Justice and Chairman of the Supreme Magistration Council Sheikh Dr. Walid bin Mohammed Al-Samaani, has visited on Thursday the Moroccan Higher Judicial Institute and the Court of Cassation, in Rabat.

The Minister of Justice is currently on a visit to Morocco, leading a high-level judicial delegation.
–SPA
01:18 LOCAL TIME 22:18 GMT

Saudi Arabia Condemns, Denounces Terrorist Bombings, in Iraqi Babil Region

Saudi Arabia Condemns, Denounces Terrorist Bombings, in Iraqi Babil Region

السبت 1437/6/17 هـ الموافق 2016/03/26 م واس

Riyadh, Jumada II 16, 1437, March 25, 2016, SPA — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia strongly condemned and denounced terrorist bombings that took place, in Iraqi Babil Region, south of Baghdad, which led to killings and injuring dozens of persons, a Saudi official source, at the Foreign Ministry, announced here today.

The source expressed Saudi Arabia’s condolences to the families of the victims and to the government and people of fraternal Republic of Iraq, wishing a speedy recovery for the injured and stressing the need for concerted efforts to combat and uproot this dangerous phenomenon.
–SPA
01:09 LOCAL TIME 22:09 GMT

Kyrgyz, Uzbek border guards try to resolve standoff

Kyrgyz, Uzbek border guards try to resolve standoff

السبت 1437/6/17 هـ الموافق 2016/03/26 م واس

KERBEN, Jumada II 16, 1437, March 25, 2016, SPA — Uzbek and Kyrgyz border guards held their first face-to-face talks on Friday since both sides deployed troops and armoured vehicles in a disputed area, Kyrgyzstan said, according to Reuters.

The confrontation between the two ex-Soviet Central Asian republics has triggered public protests on the Kyrgyz side and President Almazbek Atambayev has accused his opponents of using the border standoff to try to destabilise the country.
–SPA
01:04 LOCAL TIME 22:04 GMT

UN chief urges release of detained and missing UN staff

UNITED NATIONS, Jumada II 16, 1437, March 25, 2016, SPA — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is appealing for the release of all missing and detained United Nations staff and urging that perpetrators responsible for killing a U.N. Development Program …

Ex-Honduran president to plead guilty in U.S. FIFA case

NEW YORK, Jumada II 16, 1437, March 25, 2016, SPA — Former Honduran President Rafael Callejas is expected to plead guilty on Monday to U.S. charges stemming from his involvement in bribery schemes under investigation at soccer’s world governing body F…