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Saudi gov't stays silent over US approval of 9/11 legislation
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Saudi gov't stays silent over US approval of 9/11 legislation

Thursday, 29 September 2016 2:56 PM

No official reaction from Saudi Arabia about law allowing lawsuits against Gulf kingdom over the Sept 11 attacks

Airlines report 17% rise in unruly passenger incidents
Transport»

Airlines report 17% rise in unruly passenger incidents

Thursday, 29 September 2016 1:54 PM

More than 10,850 plane rage incidents are reported to the International Air Transport Association last year

Saudi riyal weakens after US Congress vote on 9/11 law
Politics & Economics»

Saudi riyal weakens after US Congress vote on 9/11 law

Thursday, 29 September 2016 1:53 PM

US Congress votes to allow relatives of victims of the Sept 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia

Obama says Saudi 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent'
Politics & Economics»

Obama says Saudi 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent'

Thursday, 29 September 2016 9:25 AM

Law grants an exception to the legal principle of sovereign immunity in cases of terrorism on US soil, clearing the way for lawsuits seeking damages from the Saudi government

US approves $8bn fighter jet sales to Kuwait, Qatar and Bahrain
Politics & Economics»

US approves $8bn fighter jet sales to Kuwait, Qatar and Bahrain

Thursday, 29 September 2016 9:22 AM

Sales by Boeing, Lockheed Martin stalled for two years over concerns raised by Israel

Etihad-backed Air Berlin restructures for 'leaner, fitter future'
UAE»

Etihad-backed Air Berlin restructures for 'leaner, fitter future'

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 11:52 PM

German carrier to split off leisure arm, loan planes to Lufthansa and focus on profitable routes

New York launches ad campaign to fight anti-Muslim rhetoric, violence
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New York launches ad campaign to fight anti-Muslim rhetoric, violence

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 10:25 AM

Showing an array of photographs of Muslim men and women, the campaign reads "I am Muslim. I am NYC"

Uber launches meal delivery service in Dubai
Technology»

Uber launches meal delivery service in Dubai

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 9:16 AM

UberEats will aims to deliver food in 30 minutes across the emirate

Twitter's future timeline could depend on new owner
Technology»

Twitter's future timeline could depend on new owner

Tuesday, 27 September 2016 12:37 PM

Companies including Salesforce.com, Walt Disney Co, Google have shown interest in Twitter

US Senate to vote on Obama veto of Saudi September 11 bill on Wednesday
Politics & Economics»

US Senate to vote on Obama veto of Saudi September 11 bill on Wednesday

Tuesday, 27 September 2016 9:27 AM

The vote would be the first action in an attempt by lawmakers to override Obama's Sept. 23 veto of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act

Trump praises
Politics & Economics»

Trump praises "incredible" Gulf airports during presidential debate

Tuesday, 27 September 2016 9:27 AM

Dubai, Doha airports namechecked as controversial Republican candidate lashes out at US infrastructure

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Qatar's SWF abandons bid for luxury London, New York hotels
Banking & Finance»

Qatar's SWF abandons bid for luxury London, New York hotels

Monday, 26 September 2016 1:51 PM

Debt attached to portfolio is reportedly a factor in Qatar Investment Authority’s withdrawal

Snapchat to offer camera-equipped sunglasses in first hardware push
Gadgets»

Snapchat to offer camera-equipped sunglasses in first hardware push

Monday, 26 September 2016 11:18 AM

The sunglasses, dubbed Spectacles, will be sold via limited distribution for about $130

The five-second productivity hack that dates back to 1918
Business»

The five-second productivity hack that dates back to 1918

Monday, 26 September 2016 9:29 AM

It's 1918, and Charles M. Schwab is the richest man in the world. Schwab was the president of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, the largest shipbuilder and the second largest steel producer in the US...

Golfing world mourns passing of legendary Arnold Palmer
World»

Golfing world mourns passing of legendary Arnold Palmer

Monday, 26 September 2016 9:25 AM

Charismatic Palmer, who was popularly known as 'The King', accumulated 62 career victories on the PGA Tour including seven major championships


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