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Greece moves asylum-seekers from Lesbos to mainland

PIRAEUS – 30 November 2017: Greek authorities on Thursday moved a few hundred asylum-seekers from the island of Lesbos to…
Economics

Qatar row moves to WTO litigation phase with no support

GENEVA – 22 Nov 2017: Qatar took the final step on Wednesday to start litigation at the World Trade Organization…
Middle East news

Suez says temporarily moves Catalonia office to Madrid

PARIS – 27 October 2017: France's Suez, the top water provider in Spain, has temporarily moved the legal registration of…
Economics

Russia moves to regulate cryptocurrencies

MOSCOW – 24 October 2017: Russia is taking steps to regulate cryptocurrencies, as the value of virtual currencies such as…
Economics

Tesla moves closer to deal to build cars in China

22 October 2017: Electric car maker Tesla Inc said on Sunday it is talking with the Shanghai municipal government to…
Middle East news

France, Britain, Germany warn U.S. over moves on Iran deal

PARIS, Oct 13 (Reuters) – The leaders of France, Britain and Germany warned the United States against taking decisions that…
Middle East news

Arab civil aviation authorities discuss EU moves against Arab airlines

CAIRO– 11 October 2017: Assistant Secretary General for economic affairs of the Arab League (AL) Kamal Hassan Ali presided over…
Travel

El Sahaba Mosque moves to correct religious discourse

CAIRO – 8 October 2017: El-Sahaba Mosque in Sharm El-Sheikh is not only a beautiful building. Coincidentally, it serves as…
Middle East news

Catalonia moves to declare independence from Spain on Monday

BARCELONA/MADRID- 4 October 2017: Catalonia will move on Monday to declare independence from Spain following Oct. 1's banned referendum as…
Economics

Egypt moves up 15 ranks in Global Competitiveness Report

CAIRO – 28 September 2017: Egypt moved up 15 ranks in the 2017-2018 World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Index (WEF…
Economics

Investors wary as Tanzania moves to assert more control over mines

NAIROBI/LONDON – 24 September 2017: New laws and a crackdown on mining firms in Tanzania has slowed fresh investment in…
Economics

North Korea jitters ease as focus moves to Brexit speech

LONDON – 22 September 2017: Jitters over a fresh exchange of barbs between North Korea and the United States eased…
Economics

EU moves to extend grip on financial sector after Brexit

BRUSSELS – 21 September 2017: The European Commission on Wednesday proposed transferring some powers to oversee the financial sector from…
Middle East news

Mass African moves to support Khattab for top UNESCO post

CAIRO, Sept 18 (MENA) – Egypt's and Africa’s nominee for UNESCO chief post Moushira Khattab met on Monday with European…
Politics

Top official moves from UK’s Brexit ministry to PM May’s office

LONDON – 18 Sep 2017: Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed Britain's top official at its Brexit ministry as her…
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