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Iranian President Rowhani leads anti-virus fight

The Iranian government’s strategy to counter the spread of the coronavirus will be led by the president, Hassan Rowhani, according to the news agency...

Greece says tightens sea, land borders after Idlib

Greece has tightened sea and land borders with Turkey after developments in the Syrian region of Idlib, government sources said on Friday. A senior Turkish...

Turkey probes judges over 2013 protest trial acquittals

Turkey began investigating the judges who acquitted defendants in the 2013 Gezi protests trial, hours after the president called supporters of the environmental movement...

Egypt: African Development Bank approves loan

The Board of the African Development Bank on Wednesday approved a $22 million Senior Loan to help Egypt’s Corporate Leasing Company (Corplease) expand its...

Julphar names Laurent de Chazeaux as Acting CFO

Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries has announced today the appointment of the company’s Associate Director Finance, Laurent de Chazeaux, as Acting Chief Financial Officer –...

UAE Prime Minister unveils blueprint for US$1.5 billion Dubai Food Park

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has unveiled the blueprint...

Pioneer Auctions announces massive Liquidation Auction

Pioneer Auctions, leading Dubai based Auction house has been appointed to Auction over AED50 million of Miscellaneous items on Thursday 25th May. Appointed by 4...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA awarded LTE backhaul network in countries across Africa

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA is to deploy state of the art wireless transport networks in several Opcos for a Pan African mobile operator. The new backhauling...

AURAK signs MoU with OAIRO Alliance

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with OAIRO Alliance, a British company specializing in smart technology...

Julphar announces 2016 financial results

Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries, the largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), announced it has closed the year 2016with...

Acelity names R. Andrew Eckert President, Chief Executive Officer

Acelity L.P. Inc., a leading global advanced wound care company, recently announced that it has named R. Andrew Eckert as President and Chief Executive...

2017 Africa CEO Forum Awards recognise business leaders, companies

The Africa CEO Forum 2017, the most high-profile international forum on African private sector development, will be held on 20 and 21 March in...

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COVID-19: Nigeria Private jet operators lose over $5bn

Private Jets Nigeria (aviation service provider), has disclosed that the association had suffered five billion dollars financial lose due to the outbreak of COVID-19...