Dubai/Washington/Berlin Nach wochenlangem Dementi hat Saudi-Arabien eingestanden, dass der Journalist Dschamal Chaschoggi im Konsulat des Königreichs in der Türkei getötet worden sei.
DUBAI, Oct 20 - Saudi Arabia said on Saturday
that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has died, and said it
fired two senior officials over the incident that has provoked
an international outcry and strained relations between Riyadh
and the West.
DUBAI A British academic has been charged for spying in the United Arab Emirates, UAE authorities said on Monday, five months after he was arrested at the end of a study trip.
DUBAI Bahrain will receive up to $2 billion from its Gulf neighbors before the end of the year as the first installment of an aid package, and some funds have already arrived in state coffers, officials said on Thursday.
DUBAI A British academic is being held in solitary confinement without charge in the United Arab Emirates, five months after he was arrested while in the country conducting field research for his thesis, his wife said on Thursday.
RIYADH Saudi Arabia's government aims to increase spending by over 7 percent next year in an effort to boost sluggish economic growth, while continuing to cut its budget deficit gradually, finance ministry figures released on Sunday showed.
DUBAI, Sept 27 Bahrain plans to get structural
reforms through parliament before a November election, including
the introduction of value-added tax (VAT) and changes to the
pension system, sources familiar with the matter said.
DUBAI Bahrain plans to get structural reforms through parliament before a November election, including the introduction of value-added tax (VAT) and changes to the pension system, sources familiar with the matter said.
ABU DHABI A campaign to drive the Houthi movement from Yemen's main port of Hodeidah, which resumed this month after peace talks failed, will not be halted again until the city is captured, a Yemeni commander leading southern separatist forces said on Thursday.
RIYADH Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of barring its citizens from this year's haj, something Riyadh denies, saying a diplomatic dispute is not stopping Qataris from making the pilgrimage to Mecca.