Improved selling prices and one-off claims helped Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding Company (MPHC) report a 13% increase year-on-year in net profit to QR805.91mn in the first nine months of this year.
The torch for the Pyeongchang 2018 winter Olympics was lit in ancient Olympia on Tuesday using the backup flame from the dress rehearsal due to rainy weather, kicking off the countdown for the first winter Games in Asia ...
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte retained a high public approval rating in an opinion poll released yesterday, a stark contrast to a different survey earlier this week that showed a sharp decline in trust and satisfaction in the maverick leader.
Four lawmakers belonging to the Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) group criticised Philippine authorities yesterday for blocking their visit to Senator Leila De Lima, a staunch critic of President Rodrigo Dutere, in her detention cell.
Disgruntled investors have filed 51 lawsuits against European Union regulators for shutting Spain’s Banco Popular, marking one of the largest legal challenges yet to the EU and a fresh attack on the bloc’s rules on bank rescues.
Celtic qualified for the lucrative Champions League group stage yesterday despite losing 4-3 to Astana in the second leg of their play-off in Kazakhstan.
A 6.5-magnitude earthquake rattled southwest China late Tuesday, killing at least five people, with up to 100 feared dead, according to a government estimate.
Banks, especially those built on the traditional “face-to-face” service model could be facing a “Kodak moment,” no matter what the benefits of the “human touch” are.