Daily Archives: January 8, 2017

Qatar Chamber Discuss Investment Opportunities with Djibouti’s Minister of Labor

Doha, Members of Qatar Chamber met today with Djibouti’s Minister of Labor and Administrative Reform Hassan Idriss Samrieh and its Ambassador in Qatar Tayeb Robla.

They discussed ways to improve trade ties, particularly the investment opportunities in ports. The Djiboutian …

Muscat Securities Market Closes at 5,792.54 Points

Muscat, Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general index (30) today lost 0.1 point, comprising a slight decline by 0.002% to close at 5,792.54 points, compared to the last session, which stood at 5,792.66 points.

The trading value today stood at Omani …

Bahrain Stock Index Gains 3.35 Points

Manama, Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,209.75 points marking an increase of 3.35 points (+0.28%) above the previous closing. This increase was due to the rise in the Commercial Banks Sector, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.

Results indicated …

S. Korea’s Ex-Vice Minister, Ex-Presidential Aide Questioned over Blacklist

Seoul, South Korea’s special prosecutors on Saturday grilled a former vice culture minister and an ex-presidential secretary as they accelerated their probe into suspicions the presidential office created a blacklist of cultural figures deemed critical of the government.

Former Vice …

Afghanistan Signs US$205 Million Road Construction Project With a Chinese Firm

Kabul, Afghanistan Minister of Public Works on Sunday signed an agreement with a Chinese company for the construction of the 178km road project.

The project will cost more than US$204 million and will be paid for by the Asian Development …