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Anbang told to cut bank stakes under new rules

Anbang told to cut bank stakes under new rules

Anbang Insurance Group Co has been asked by Chinese regulators to reduce its stakes in China Minsheng Banking Corp and China Merchants Bank Co to comply with new rules governing bank shareholdings, according to people familiar with the matter.

ISIL statement used by Saudis fake: NYT

ISIL statement used by Saudis fake: NYT

The New York Times yesterday debunked information spread by official Saudi media outlets a day earlier claiming Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) expressed support for Qatar in the Gulf crisis.

Hyundai Motorsport celebrates sixth WRC win

Hyundai Motorsport celebrates sixth WRC win

Hyundai Motorsport has registered its third victory of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), with Thierry Neuville and Hayden Paddon securing the team’s first 1-2 finish in WRC since the Rallye Deutschland 2014. Dani Sordo completed the rally in fourth place overall, making it the most succes

Turkey central bank leaves key rates on hold after Fed

Turkey central bank leaves key rates on hold after Fed

Turkey’s central bank kept its main interest rates steady yesterday, in line with market expectations, as it looks to balance double-digit inflation with President Tayyip Erdogan’s calls for cheaper credit.

Drone strike kills Qaeda suspect in Yemen

Drone strike kills Qaeda suspect in Yemen

A drone strike killed a suspected Al-Qaeda militant in southern Yemen, a security official said on Thursday, as the US steps up its air war against the jihadists.

ACWA Power expects Saudi Electricity to sell first asset this year

ACWA Power expects Saudi Electricity to sell first asset this year

Riyadh-based ACWA Power said it expects the first of four power generation companies owned by Saudi Electricity Co (SEC) will be offered to the market by the year-end, as the kingdom presses ahead with its overhaul of the state sector.

Hollywood worries about Trump as stars honour Jackie Chan

Hollywood worries about Trump as stars honour Jackie Chan

Action movie star Jackie Chan accepted an honourary Oscar on Saturday as Hollywood A-listers sounded a cautionary note over President-elect Donald Trump's victory in the polls.

Surprise and euphoria at Trump headquarters in NY

Surprise and euphoria at Trump headquarters in NY

Euphoric Donald Trump supporters transformed into a sea of "Make America Great Again" hats, shouting "USA" and partying late into the night as the billionaire appeared within reach of victory Wednesday.

The provision of credit and economic diversification

The provision of credit and economic diversification

Continuing my series of articles on the development of Qatar’s financial sector and its contribution to economic diversification...

Pope says 2% of priests are paedophiles: report

Pope says 2% of priests are paedophiles: report

About 2% of Roman Catholic clerics are sexual abusers, an Italian newspaper has quoted Pope Francis as saying...