Dubai’s metaverse strategy will support vision to create 40,000 virtual jobs by 2030

Dubai launched a new strategy that aims to turn the emirate into one the world’s… Read More

China to host Asian Games in 2023 after Covid postponement

KUWAIT CITY: China will host the 2022 Asian Games in autumn 2023, organisers said on… Read More

WHO Europe warns of ‘challenging’ Covid-19 autumn and winter

COPENHAGEN: The World Health Organization’s European office on Tuesday warned of a “challenging” autumn and… Read More

Q12022: TikTok removes nearly 12.5mn videos from Pakistan over ‘community guidelines violations’

Popular short-form video platform TikTok said on Tuesday that it has removed nearly 12.5 million… Read More

Bangladesh rolls out power curbs as fuel price hike slams economy

DHAKA: Bangladesh rolled out energy restrictions and shut down power plants Tuesday as a spike… Read More

Brushing aside speculation, coalition govt decides to complete constitutional term

The government has decided to complete its constitutional tenure till August 2023 amid pressure from… Read More

Gulf bourses extend rebound, Saudi outperforms

Saudi Arabia’s stock market outperformed its Gulf peers on Tuesday, as the region continued its… Read More

Gold prices steady as easing dollar lifts appeal

Gold steadied on Tuesday as a weakening dollar made it cheaper for overseas buyers, while… Read More

Saudi Arabia crude exports dip to 4-month low in May

Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports in May slipped to a four-month low at 7.050 million… Read More

Yellen says US aims to move ahead with global minimum corporate tax despite setback

NUSA DUA: The United States will look for every opportunity to move ahead and enact… Read More

Iran unveils naval drone division as Biden tours Mideast

TEHRAN: Iran’s navy on Friday unveiled its first division of ships and submarines capable of… Read More

G20 talks overshadowed by Ukraine war as host Indonesia seeks consensus

NUSA DUA, (Indonesia): G20 finance leaders meeting in Bali must make progress tackling the global… Read More

Two migrants found dead in boat off Canaries

MADRID: Two people, including a four-year-old girl, have been found dead on a migrant boat… Read More

Russia deploys missiles from Europe’s largest nuclear plant: Ukraine agency

nuclear power plant as a base to store weapons including “missile systems” and to shell… Read More

Elon Musk asks court to delay start of Twitter court battle

SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla chief Elon Musk asked a Delaware court Friday to reject a bid… Read More