Daily Archives: June 21, 2020

UN: Afghan Health Care Under Deliberate Attack From Warring Sides

ISLAMABAD – The United Nations has accused Taliban insurgents and Afghan government forces of deliberate attacks on the country’s health care workers and facilities during the coronavirus outbreak. The pandemic has infected nearly 29,000 Afghans, killing close to 600, although independent experts and even Afghan officials fear the actual rate is much higher, due to

Bahrain attracted FDI valued at more than $942 million in 2019

Manama, Bahrain attracted $942 million of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in 2019, according to the latest World Investment Report (WIR 2020) from the UN Conference of Trade and Development (UNCTAD).   The annual report charts global investment flows, analyses trade trends and examines Government policies that seek to expand world trade.   Globally, WIR 2020

UAE Sends Medical Aid to Azerbaijan in Fight against COVID-19.

The UAE today sent an aid plane carrying 11 metric tons of medical supplies to Azerbaijan to bolster the country’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. This aid will assist approximately 11,000 medical professionals as they work to contain the virus. Commenting on the aid delivery, H.E. Mohammed Ahmed Hamel Al Qubaisi, UAE Ambassador

Education and Human Resources Council, chaired by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, briefed on possibility of resuming study across general educational institutions with restrictions.

The Education and Human Resources Council, at a meeting chaired by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, was briefed on the Ministry of Education’s plan and vision on the possibility of re-opening educational institutions across the country. During the meeting, Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, said that the possibility of resuming