Arab states finalise regional payment, settlement system

Arab states finalise regional payment, settlement system

A tightening of anti-money laundering rules by US and European banks in the last several years has added to the cost of this practice.

Tourism blow for Greek island that sheltered refugees

Tourism blow for Greek island that sheltered refugees

When a sea of humanity landed on their island’s rocky shores last year, the people of Lesbos turned out with blankets and hot food to help thousands of refugees emerging from the cold waters of the Aegean.