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Tuqa Khalid

〔アングル〕揺らぐイラン指導部の正統性、旅客機撃墜に憤る国民

Jan 12 2020

[ドバイ 11日 ロイター] - ウクライナ旅客機が墜落したことへの対応に国内で怒りが広がり、イランのイスラム政権が正統性の危機に直面している。墜落はイランがミサイルを誤射したことが原因だったが、軍が撃墜を認めるまでに3日間を要した。

Iran's handling of plane disaster sparks new challenge to rulers

Jan 12 2020

DUBAI Iran's clerical rulers risk a legitimacy crisis as popular anger has boiled up at the way the state handled a passenger plane crash, which the military took three days to admit was caused by an Iranian missile fired in error. | Video

UPDATE 1-Oman 2020 budget projects modest rise in spending, deficit at 8% of GDP

Jan 01 2020

DUBAI, Jan 1 Oman's government expects to increase spending this year by 2% to 13.2 billion rials ($34.38 billion), but its fiscal deficit will remain high at 8% of gross domestic product (GDP), its state news agency said on Wednesday.

World Bank urges Gulf countries to prioritize environmental sustainability

Dec 04 2019

DUBAI The World Bank has urged countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to prioritize environmental sustainability while diversifying their economies away from a reliance on hydrocarbon revenues in an era of lower energy prices.

Saudi Aramco markets IPO in Dubai after approaching Kuwait fund

Nov 24 2019

DUBAI Saudi Aramco met investors in Dubai on Sunday to market its initial public offering (IPO), after trying to secure demand from Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund for the deal, worth up to $25.6 billion, which relies heavily on local and regional buyers.

Saudi Aramco markets IPO in Dubai after approaching Kuwait fund

Nov 24 2019

DUBAI Saudi Aramco met investors in Dubai on Sunday to market its initial public offering (IPO), after trying to secure demand from Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund for the deal, worth up to $25.6 billion, which relies heavily on local and regional buyers.

Iran's Rouhani urges Turkey to avoid military action in Syria

Oct 09 2019

DUBAI Iran's President Hassan Rouhani called on Turkey on Wednesday to show restraint and avoid military action in northern Syria, as Ankara's forces were poised to advance into an area there being vacated by the U.S. military.

Iran's Rouhani urges Turkey to avoid military action in Syria

Oct 09 2019

DUBAI Iran's President Hassan Rouhani called on Turkey on Wednesday to show restraint and avoid military action in northern Syria, as Ankara's forces were poised to advance into an area there being vacated by the U.S. military.

UPDATE 1-Iran's Rouhani urges Turkey to avoid military action in Syria

Oct 09 2019

DUBAI, Oct 9 Iran's President Hassan Rouhani called on Turkey on Wednesday to show restraint and avoid military action in northern Syria, as Ankara's forces were poised to advance into an area there being vacated by the U.S. military.

U.S. building coalition after Saudi oil attack, Iran warns against war

Sep 20 2019

DUBAI The United States said on Thursday it was building a coalition to deter Iranian threats following a weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. | Video

World News

Exclusive: China sharply expands mass labor program in Tibet

China is pushing growing numbers of Tibetan rural laborers off the land and into recently built military-style training centers where they are turned into factory workers, mirroring a program in the western Xinjiang region that rights groups have branded coercive labor.