Venezuela’s new legislative superbody has given itself the power to pass laws, superseding the opposition-led congress and fuelling criticism by government adversaries that socialist President Nicolas Maduro is consolidating a dictatorship.
In early 2015, 16-year-old Sangita Magar was in a tuition centre in the Nepali capital Kathmandu when a young man burst into the room and flung acid at her, injuring Magar and her friend.
Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has won the ‘Best SME Loan’ award during the Arab Banks Awards and Commendations of Excellence 2017 in recognition of its “leading position” in creating a series of direct and indirect financial assistance programmes for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
President Tayyip Erdogan appealed for support from Turkish voters in final campaign rallies on Saturday, the eve of a referendum which could tighten his grip over a country bridging the European Union ...
Leg-spinner Adam Zampa claimed three wickets to bowl Australia to victory and avoid a Twenty20 series wipeout against Sri Lanka in Adelaide yesterday.
For the second straight show Mountaser Laffan was adjudged as the Stallions Champion, while Deenara Al Waab emerged as the Mares Champion on the second and final day of the 7th Qatar International Arabian Peninsula Horse Show at the indoor arena of Al Shaqab on Saturday.
Saudi Arabia has promised it will reduce the overall tax rate paid by its national oil company to make its 2018 initial public offering – potentially one of the largest in history – more appealing to investors.
Who is afraid of Trump? Everybody, almost. The hostile takeover of the White House by “protectionist” Donald Trump on January 20 is sending shockwaves across the financial world.