Tag: Saudi Arabia

  • The IAF contingent departs for India after completing the Cobra Warrior exercise in the UK

    The IAF contingent departs for India after completing the Cobra Warrior exercise in the UK

    London [UK]March 27 (ANI): The Indian Air Force contingent on Monday departed for India after successfully completing a four-week long Cobra Warrior exercise held at the Waddington Air Force Base of the Royal Air Force in the UK. “The @IAF_MCC contingent departed for India this morning after a successful four-week Cobra Warrior exercise held at […]

  • Denmark in the middle of the table in the InterNations survey, which assesses easy settlement

    Denmark has ended up in the middle of the table a new InterNations survey that assesses how easy it is for internationals to settle when they move abroad. The Expat Essentials Index addresses four key areas in expats’ lives when they resettle: finding accommodation, dealing with administration, dealing with the language and digital life. In […]

  • Jaishankar holds bilateral meeting with foreign ministers from Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Sweden

    Jaishankar holds bilateral meeting with foreign ministers from Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Sweden

    New Delhi [India]March 3 (ANI): Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on Friday held bilateral meetings with Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, Saudi Arabia’s counterpart Faisal bin Farhan and Sweden’s Tobias Billström on the sidelines of the Raisina Dialogue. “Happy to meet FM Sameh Shoukry from Egypt. Welcomed his participation in the G20 meeting yesterday. Our discussions […]

  • Support for Ukraine largely limited to Europe, the US and allies

    Support for Ukraine largely limited to Europe, the US and allies

    In October 2022, about eight months after the war in Ukraine started, the University of Cambridge in the UK harmonized surveys conducted in 137 countries on their attitudes to the West and to Russia and China. The results in the studywhile not free from margin of error, are robust enough to be taken seriously. These […]

  • LIV Golf completes all 12 team rosters for the second season

    LIV Golf completes all 12 team rosters for the second season

    LIV Golf announced its 12-man roster for the fledgling league’s second season on Monday night, making the reported signings of Thomas Pieters, Danny Lee, Dean Burmester and Brendan Steele official. After the Saudi-funded rival to the PGA Tour debuted its 2022 “Invitational Series” season, LIV locked in 48 golfers for its expanded second campaign, which […]

  • ‘Hurtful and despicable’: Pak PM Sharif condemns ‘burning’ of Koran in Sweden

    ‘Hurtful and despicable’: Pak PM Sharif condemns ‘burning’ of Koran in Sweden

    Islamabad [Pakistan]January 22 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday criticized the alleged burning of the Quran during a protest outside the Turkish embassy in Stockholm, Pakistani news agency The News International reported, adding that he called the incident extremely hurtful and despicable. According to the news report, Turkey and Saudi Arabia joined several […]

  • Sweden’s Prime Minister condemns Koran burning

    Sweden’s Prime Minister condemns Koran burning

    Stockholm – Sweden’s prime minister has condemned this weekend’s burning of a Koran in Stockholm as “deeply disrespectful”, raising tensions with Turkey as the Nordic country courts Ankara over its NATO bid. Far-right politician Rasmus Paludan set fire to a copy of the Muslim holy book in front of the Turkish embassy in the Swedish […]

  • Stockholm protests against angry Turkey, cancels Sweden’s ministerial meeting

    Stockholm [Sweden]January 22 (ANI): Turkey on Saturday canceled a planned visit by Sweden’s defense minister in response to anti-Turkish protests that heightened tensions between the two countries as Sweden seeks Turkey’s approval to join NATO, the Washington Post reported. Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said a planned visit by his Swedish counterpart Pal Jonsonto to […]

  • Tourism will return to pre-pandemic levels in some areas in 2023

    Tourism will return to pre-pandemic levels in some areas in 2023

    Depending, among other things, on the extent of the economic recession, the continued recovery of tourism in the Asia-Pacific region, and the development of Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. All areas will be restored More than 900 million tourists traveled internationally in 2022 – double the number in 2021, though still 63% of pre-pandemic levels, according […]

  • World Economic Forum ’23: Participants braced for profound systemic transformation

    World Economic Forum ’23: Participants braced for profound systemic transformation

    It says a lot about this gathering that the managing directors and chairmen of most of Denmark’s largest companies – including the managers responsible for Mærsk, Carlsberg, DSV, Lego Group, Novo Nordisk, PensionDenmark, Vestas and Ørsted – will be present, but they won’t even be considered VIPs. So it’s no wonder snipers can be seen […]

  • Right now: Argentina–Mexico

    Right now: Argentina–Mexico

    14.00-22.00 approx SkisVC premiere – Ruka11.00 10 kilometer classic ladies (Dag Malmqvist, Torgny Mogren and Selma Jennervall)13.30 10 kilometer classic men’s (Dag Malmqvist, Torgny Mogren and Selma Jennervall) Equestrian sportsSweden international horse show (Isabell Gradin and Maria Gretzer) GolfEuropean Tour Final Ladies (Kristopher Karlsson) FootballWC men’s group stage14.00 Poland-Saudi Arabia (Susanna Andrén and Jon Persson)17.00 […]

  • Right now: France–Denmark

    Right now: France–Denmark

    14.00-22.00 approx SkisVC premiere – Ruka11.00 10 kilometer classic ladies (Dag Malmqvist, Torgny Mogren and Selma Jennervall)13.30 10 kilometer classic men’s (Dag Malmqvist, Torgny Mogren and Selma Jennervall) Equestrian sportsSweden international horse show (Isabell Gradin and Maria Gretzer) GolfEuropean Tour Final Ladies (Kristopher Karlsson) FootballWC men’s group stage14.00 Poland-Saudi Arabia (Susanna Andrén and Jon Persson)17.00 […]

  • Right now: Poland–Saudi Arabia in the World Cup

    Right now: Poland–Saudi Arabia in the World Cup

    14.00-22.00 approx SkisVC premiere – Ruka11.00 10 kilometer classic ladies (Dag Malmqvist, Torgny Mogren and Selma Jennervall)13.30 10 kilometer classic men’s (Dag Malmqvist, Torgny Mogren and Selma Jennervall) Equestrian sportsSweden international horse show (Isabell Gradin and Maria Gretzer) GolfEuropean Tour Final Ladies (Kristopher Karlsson) FootballWC men’s group stage14.00 Poland-Saudi Arabia (Susanna Andrén and Jon Persson)17.00 […]

  • Fossil fuel projects increase despite warnings from scientists

    Fossil fuel projects increase despite warnings from scientists

    Although scientists continue to insist that the planet must move away from its reliance on oil, gas and coal to effectively combat climate change, hydrocarbon development projects continue to emerge. Several countries, cities and NGOs are calling for a fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty. Within the next few years, multinational companies such as Qatar Energy, Gazprom, […]

  • Multinational companies open new gas plants, despite climate change warnings

    Multinational companies open new gas plants, despite climate change warnings

    Although scientists continue to insist that the planet must move away from its reliance on oil, gas and coal to effectively combat climate change, hydrocarbon development projects continue to emerge. Several countries, cities and NGOs are calling for a fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty. Within the next few years, multinational companies such as Qatar Energy, Gazprom, […]

  • World Cup Group Stage Preview: The Favorites, Predictions, All you Need to Know

    World Cup Group Stage Preview: The Favorites, Predictions, All you Need to Know

    GROUP A Qatar: The host country, playing under a climate they are very much used to might come to their benefit. Even with that, it is difficult to see them coming anywhere near the top two in a challenging group with in-form Netherlands, and a Mane-less Senegal, who are still a strong team without their […]

  • Poland’s team is escorted by fighter jets on WC flights

    Poland’s team is escorted by fighter jets on WC flights

    A pair of F-16s flanked the team’s aircraft as it made its way to Qatar The Polish national soccer team received extra protection during part of their trip to the World Cup in Qatar, with a pair of F-16 fighter jets accompanying the team’s aircraft. Led by prolific striker Robert Lewandowski, the Polish team traveled […]

  • Mexico names forward Jimenez in World Cup squad

    MEXICO CITY, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) — Wolverhampton Wanderers forward Raul Jimenez has been named in Mexico’s squad for the World Cup in Qatar despite uncertainty over his fitness. The 31-year-old has been limited to just four games this season for the Premier League club due to knee and groin injuries. As expected, the 26-man squad […]

  • The Russian FA extends the national team manager’s contract

    The Russian FA extends the national team manager’s contract

    Valeri Karpin’s new contract runs until the middle of 2024 Russia men’s national team manager Valeri Karpin has had his contract extended, the Russian Football Federation (RFU) has confirmed. The development was revealed on the RFU’s official website on Saturday. Karpin’s new deal runs until 1 August 2024 and his coaching staff will also retain […]

  • Martino optimistic about Mexico’s World Cup chances

    MEXICO CITY, Nov. 3 (Xinhua) — Mexico head coach Gerardo Martino said his team will enter the FIFA World Cup in Qatar full of optimism as Tri seeks to advance beyond the round of 16 for the first time since 1986. Martino’s squad is currently in Girona, Spain, for a two-week training camp designed to […]

  • Supporters of Russia’s sanctions are some of its biggest NYT buyers

    Supporters of Russia’s sanctions are some of its biggest NYT buyers

    Several countries opposed to Moscow’s military operation in Ukraine have increased Russian imports since February, data cited by the New York Times show A number of countries have dramatically increased their average monthly import volumes from Russia since the start of Moscow’s military operation in Ukraine compared to the previous five years, according to trade […]

  • Turkey’s Erdogan renews threats to block NATO’s bid from Sweden, Finland continues threats against Greece

    Turkey’s Erdogan renews threats to block NATO’s bid from Sweden, Finland continues threats against Greece

    By John SolomouNicosia [Cyprus] October 3 (ANI): Once again, Turkey’s mercurial President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has renewed his threats against Sweden and Finland that he would block their efforts to join the NATO alliance if they do not keep their promises they allegedly made to Ankara and has further escalated Ankara’s bellicose rhetoric against NATO […]

  • American prisoners begged for death on brutal journey from Ukraine

    American prisoners begged for death on brutal journey from Ukraine

    TUSCALOOSA, Alabama – Even after three months of captivity that included threats of execution, physical torture, solitary confinement and food deprivation, it was the journey to freedom that nearly broke Alex Drueke, a U.S. military veteran who was released last week along with nine other prisoners who went to help Ukraine fight Russian invaders. His […]

  • Legal experts launch new app for emergency assistance at World Cup

    Legal experts launch new app for emergency assistance at World Cup

    With this in mind, Detained in Dubai has launched a new emergency mobile app iTunes and Google Play. “We encourage fans to download the new app before traveling to the Middle East,” says the founder Radha Stirling. “UAE blocked Detained on Dubai website, so this app is the fastest way to get help in emergencies”. […]

  • Forbidden love with life at stake in the Middle East

    Forbidden love with life at stake in the Middle East

    In a number of countries in the Middle East, homosexuality is punishable and in several countries in the region homosexuality can even be punished with death. At the same time that LGBTQ people in the Middle East fight for recognition and increased rights, the authorities respond with punishment and threats. In Egypt, for example, two […]

  • Hana Al-Khamri

    Hana Al-Khamri

    Hana Al-Khamri is the daughter of Yemeni migrant workers and raised in Saudi Arabia. She began her journalistic career in a gender-segregated newspaper editorial office in the city of Jidda. Since 2011 she lives in Sweden and works as a freelance writer and lecturer with a focus on politics, culture and women’s rights in the […]

  • Xinhua Middle East News Summary at 2200 GMT, July 21

    ANKARA – An agreement to resume grain shipments from Ukrainian ports through the Black Sea will be signed in Türkiye on Friday in an effort to resolve a global food crisis, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu confirmed on Thursday. “Tomorrow we will take the first step in Istanbul towards the solution of the food crisis […]

  • Biden in Saudi Arabia, Greenlandic football and half of the oceans’ corals have died

    Biden in Saudi Arabia, Greenlandic football and half of the oceans’ corals have died

    Pope to Canada to apologize to Indigenous people At the end of next week, Pope Francis will travel to Canada to apologize to the indigenous peoples for the abuses suffered by students at Catholic boarding schools. For more than 100 years, the Canadian state has split the families of indigenous peoples by forcibly placing children […]

  • Iran knows rivals at the 2023 World Cup

    Iran knows rivals at the 2023 World Cup

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran was drawn in Group A of the 2023 IHF World Championship for men along with Spain, Montenegro and Chile. – Sports news – The three best teams in each group advance to the main round, which consists of four groups – and the two best teams in the main round then […]

  • The story of the Islamic revolution in Iran

    The story of the Islamic revolution in Iran

    1979 was a year of dramatic events, partly the Islamic Revolution in Iran, but also the Soviet Union’s invasion of Afghanistan and the occupation of the Great Mosque in Mecca in Saudi Arabia. These events had enormous geopolitical consequences for the entire Middle East. In Iran, a Shiite clergy took over the government and overthrew […]

  • Poland banishes Russia-based star from national team

    Poland banishes Russia-based star from national team

    Maciej Rybus recently signed a two-year contract with Spartak Moscow Writing for the Russian Premier League giant Spartak Moscow has ended the Polish left-back Maciej Rybus’ international career. The 32-year-old played for Lokomotiv Moscow for five years from 2017 and 2022, but joined cross-border rivals Spartak on a two-year deal as part of a free […]

  • The women who revolutionized power in the Middle East

    The women who revolutionized power in the Middle East

    Middle Eastern societies are characterized by patriarchal structures and men have traditionally had the formal power in most countries in the region. But there are women who have revolutionized and protested against power at various levels. The girls on Revolutionsgatan took off their shawls in Iran In Iran, Vida Movahed stood on an electrical cabinet […]

  • Iran’s threat to execute sentenced the Swede Ahmadreza Djalali to death

    Iran’s threat to execute sentenced the Swede Ahmadreza Djalali to death

    Swedish researcher Ahmadreza Djalali was arrested in Iran in 2016 and has been sentenced to death accused of espionage. According to the Iranian news agency Isna, Iran has intended to execute him by May 21, but that date may now change, according to sources in Iran’s Foreign Ministry. Djalali has been imprisoned in the infamous […]

  • China asks Sweden to respect “religious beliefs” among Muslims even though they are the worst human rights violators: Report

    Peking [China]April 29 (ANI): China, which is listed among the worst human rights violators in the world by Human Rights Watch, has asked Sweden to respect the “religious beliefs” of Muslims and other minority groups, protect their legal rights and interests, a media report said. On April 20, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin asked […]

  • Reaction from South American coaches to the draw of the World Cup

    RIO DE JANEIRO, April 1 (Xinhua) – The following is the reaction of South American national team leaders to the draw of the FIFA World Cup 2022, which was held in Doha on Friday: TITE, BRAZIL MANAGER “It is neither the group of death nor of life, each group has a degree of difficulty. Portugal […]

  • Russia could join Asian football without a FIFA decree, the lawyer claims

    Russia could join Asian football without a FIFA decree, the lawyer claims

    The Russian Football Federation can switch from UEFA to the Asian Football Federation, a sports lawyer has said Russian football teams can switch from European to Asian competitions without needing permission from FIFA, a sports lawyer has said while the Russian Football Federation is waiting to discover if it faces further penalties from the World […]

  • Saudi blogger reportedly released after decade in jail

    Saudi blogger reportedly released after decade in jail

    MONTREAL – Saudi blogger and activist Raif Badawi, whose conviction sparked widespread international outrage, was released on Friday after a decade in prison for criticizing the country’s conservative religious establishment, his wife in Quebec confirmed. Ensaf Haidar, who lives with the couple’s three children in the city of Sherbrooke, tweeted that the 2015 winner of […]

  • Survey: The Danes’ relaxed approach to Facebook not only endangers their security, but also their unregistered friends

    Survey: The Danes’ relaxed approach to Facebook not only endangers their security, but also their unregistered friends

    Among the ten most vulnerable countries Many people in Denmark happily use Facebook without having any idea how their data is collected by the social media platform, according to a NordVPN survey. Only 57.7 percent of the survey respondents from Denmark were aware that their data was collected, and only 46 percent have the knowledge […]

  • The Danish Football Association regrets Qatar investments

    The Danish Football Association regrets Qatar investments

    More on the way? Højer said that the shares in question make up just 0.1 percent of the association’s portfolio of DKK 219 million. According to radio station 24syv, DBU held shares in several large banks in Qatar as well as bonds in the state-owned energy company Qatar Energy. The media revealed that the DBU […]

  • WHO wants rich states to contribute to the Covid-19 plan

    WHO wants rich states to contribute to the Covid-19 plan

    The ACT Accelerator initiative requires $ 16 billion to end the pandemic The World Health Organization (WHO) has appealed to the leaders of the world’s richest countries and asked them to pay their fair share of the funding needed for the agency’s program to end the global Covid-19 pandemic as soon as possible. The agency […]

  • The technical side of success in education: the story of the Nordic learning platform

    The technical side of success in education: the story of the Nordic learning platform

    He worked with Masnad, who became the company’s chief technology officer Nordic learning platform entered its most productive phase and the product was launched in the fall of 2021. Below, Masnad talks about the specifics of educational development, his approach to code evaluation, and the importance of code quality to business. Why education needs change […]

  • Spotify censored my Saudi-blasted Rogan look Kyle Kulinski

    Spotify censored my Saudi-blasted Rogan look Kyle Kulinski

    The progressive commentator said that his speech on Jamal Khashoggi’s murder and war crimes in Yemen may have caused old episodes to be removed. Spotify seems to have censored an old episode of the Joe Rogan Experience show due to criticism made in it against Saudi Arabia, the guest in the program has claimed. Kyle […]

  • The Ministry for Foreign Affairs exposes cyber espionage campaign against Finnish diplomats

    The Ministry for Foreign Affairs exposes cyber espionage campaign against Finnish diplomats

    Spyware programs can gain administrator privileges on an infected device and, in theory, collect and send all information to an attacker. Matti ParviainenThe Director of Information Security at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs told Helsingin Sanomat that the researchers have been able to assess when spyware has been actively used, but did not comment further. […]

  • Ex-wife of Iranian-Swedish dissidents worried about the justice of the trial

    Ex-wife of Iranian-Swedish dissidents worried about the justice of the trial

    The ex-wife of an Iranian-Swedish dissident who is on trial in Iran says she is worried that he will not get a fair trial on charges of terrorism that she believes have been trumped. Iranian authorities have accused Habib Chaab, a founder and former leader of the separatist group Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation […]

  • Tourism will grow by 4 percent in 2021, but is still well below pre-pandemic levels

    Tourism will grow by 4 percent in 2021, but is still well below pre-pandemic levels

    The first UNWTO World Tourism Barometer survey in 2022 shows that increased vaccination rates combined with easing travel restrictions due to increased cross-border coordination and protocols have all helped to unleash pent-up demand. International tourism recovered moderately in the second half of 2021, with international arrivals declining by 62% in both the third and fourth […]

  • Locked-in princesses – the scandals in the Middle East royal house

    Locked-in princesses – the scandals in the Middle East royal house

    Princess Latifa in Dubai made a dramatic escape attempt on a jet ski but was forcibly returned to the country. She started smuggling out secret videos about her being held captive by her family. Some time later, Princess Haya, who was married to Latifa’s father, escaped. At the center of the accusations is Mohammed bin […]

  • China has seen support for digital authoritarianism in Latin America

    China has seen support for digital authoritarianism in Latin America

    Chinese technology and expertise enable Venezuela and Cuba to exercise suffocating control over digital communications in the two countries, according to insider accounts and several international investigations. Venezuela and Cuba are doing more to block Internet access than any other government in Latin America, according to the US-based advocacy group Freedom House, which has documented […]

  • International Round-Up: Denmark can proudly look back on its term of office in the UN Human Rights Council

    International Round-Up: Denmark can proudly look back on its term of office in the UN Human Rights Council

    Denmark’s first term of office in the UN Human Rights Council has expired after three years. And Foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod has been quick to celebrate the success of his debut. Stops over our weight Denmark used the opportunity of its membership to shape the global value agenda as much as possible by making improvements […]

  • 28 percent of Pakistanis believe that the covid-19 pandemic has ended, according to the survey

    28 percent of Pakistanis believe that the covid-19 pandemic has ended, according to the survey

    Islamabad [Pakistan]January 3 (ANI): A survey of a market research company in 34 countries showed that Pakistan had the highest percentage of those who thought the pandemic was over. The investigation, entitled “Covid-19: Will the Pandemic Ever End and How Will We Know?” conducted by Ipsos showed that 28 percent of Pakistanis were of the […]

  • Iran, Sweden Review plans to resolve Yemen crisis

    Iran, Sweden Review plans to resolve Yemen crisis

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ranked diplomats from Iran and Sweden discussed ways to resolve the crisis in Yemen and ensure the establishment of a ceasefire and peace in the Arab country. – Policy News – Sweden’s special envoy for Yemen Peter Semneby and Ali Asghar Khaji, the Iranian foreign minister’s senior adviser on special political issues, […]

  • COVID: South African health minister is dissatisfied with international reaction to Omicron strain

    COVID: South African health minister is dissatisfied with international reaction to Omicron strain

    “The action against the countries of South Africa is unfortunate and damaging to our economies. We are confident that the countries will follow science and review their decisions. The Omicron variant is already widespread in many parts of the world,” Phaahla said. The minister added that the government sees South Africa’s travel bans as an […]

  • Singapore reports 1,090 new cases of covid-19

    SINGAPORE, November 26 (Xinhua) – Singapore registered 1,090 new confirmed cases of covid-19 on Friday, bringing the total to 259,875, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said in a statement. Of the new cases, 1,064 were reported in the community and 22 in the dormitories of migrant workers, while four were imported cases. A total of […]

  • Singapore launches Vaccinated Travel Lanes with five more countries

    SINGAPORE, November 15 (Xinhua) – Singapore will expand the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) arrangement to include India, Indonesia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the Ministry of Health said in a press release on Monday. VTL with India and Indonesia will start operating on November 29, and those with Qatar, Saudi Arabia […]

  • Finland exports 140 million euros of military equipment to the United Arab Emirates

    Finland exports 140 million euros of military equipment to the United Arab Emirates

    In March 2020, Finland granted permits for the export of military vehicle parts to the United Arab Emirates for a total of EUR 139.3 million. The deal covers almost all of Finland’s arms exports last year. The information was included in the latest Finnish arms control Report The production is independent of SaferGlobe, a Finnish […]

  • Market prices in China – 25 Oct.

    BEIJING, Oct. 25 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the yen, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s currency trading system: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 639.24 Euro 100 744.21 Japanese yen 100 5,626 Hong Kong Dollar 100 82.237 British Pound […]

  • Finland, together with the Nordic countries, opposes FIFA’s biennial World Cup proposal

    Finland, together with the Nordic countries, opposes FIFA’s biennial World Cup proposal

    The Finnish Football Association has issued a statement together with five other Nordic countries who oppose FIFA’s proposal to hold the World Cup final every two years. The opinion was published a few days before the 55 members of UEFA, the governing body of the European Football Association, met with the President of FIFA. Gianni […]

  • Market prices in China – October 22

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 22 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,640.32 Euro 100 744.31 Japanese yen 100 5.6192 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,358 British Pounds […]

  • Market price in China – October 21

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 21 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 638.90 Euro 100 744.42 Japanese yen 100 5.5853 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,187 […]

  • Market price in China – 19 October

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 19 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,643.07 Euro 100 746.85 Japanese yen 100 5,627 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,679 British Pounds […]

  • Market prices in China – October 18

    BEIJING, Oct 18 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,643.00 Euro 100 745.84 Japanese yen 100 5.6253 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,658 British Pounds 100 […]

  • Turkish soaps taking the world by storm

    Turkish soaps taking the world by storm

    Today, Turkey is the world’s second largest producer of TV drama, with stories of sultans, love chaos and power struggles spreading around the world. Through TV series such as “The Magnificent Century / Muhteşem Yüzyıl”, Turkey exports its version of history. Soft Power through football clubs and hair transplantsWe also describe why rock-rich oil countries […]

  • Market prices in China – October 15

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 15 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,643.86 Euro 100 746.52 Japanese yen 100 5.6590 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,764 British Pounds […]

  • Xinhua World News Summary at 1500 GMT, October 14

    The ABUJA-Nigerian military on Thursday said a total of 29 Boko Haram militants had recently been killed in the country’s northeastern region, following a series of anti-tank operations. Military spokesman Bernard Onyeuko told reporters in Abuja at a news conference that about 13 other militants and informants or collaborators were arrested as the military intensified […]

  • Market prices in China – October 14

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 14 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,644.14 Euro 100 746.55 Japanese yen 100 5.6825 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,809 British Pounds […]

  • Market prices in China – October 12

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 12 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by the China Foreign Exchange Trade System: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,644.47 Euro 100 744.33 Japanese yen 100 5.6848 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,823 British […]

  • Market prices in China – October 11

    BEIJING, OCTOBER 11 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,644.79 Euro 100 745.91 Japanese yen 100 5.7424 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,833 British Pounds […]

  • Historical enemies – the power struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran

    Historical enemies – the power struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran

    When the Prophet Muhammad died in the sixth century, a dispute arose over who would succeed him. The Muslims of the world were divided into two main branches, Sunni and Shia. For centuries, Sunni and Shia Muslims have lived side by side, but political forces have fueled tensions between them. Sunni Muslim Saudi Arabia and […]

  • Market prices in China – 30 September

    BEIJING, September 30 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 648.54 Euro 100 752.47 Japanese yen 100 5.7929 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,306 […]

  • Market prices in China – 27 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 27 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 646.95 Euro 100 758.22 Japanese yen 100 5.8417 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,104 British […]

  • Market prices in China – 23 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 23 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 647.49 Euro 100 756.93 Japanese yen 100 5.8966 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,157 British […]

  • Market price in China – 22 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 22 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.93 Euro 100 758.03 Japanese yen 100 5.9225 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,083 British Pounds […]

  • Market price in China – 17 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 17 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 645.27 Euro 100 759.01 Japanese yen 100 5.8795 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,906 British […]

  • Market price in China – 15 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 15 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,644.92 Euro 100 761.06 Japanese yen 100 5.8773 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82,904 British Pound […]

  • The water crisis could lead to conflicts in the Middle East

    The water crisis could lead to conflicts in the Middle East

    Several rivers in the Middle East have already lost nearly half of their annual flow over the past fifty years. During the same period, the surface area of ​​several lakes has decreased significantly. An example of this is Lake Urmia in Iran, which has halved in size – from 5,400 square kilometers in the 1990s […]

  • Market price in China – 14 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 14 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,645.00 Euro 100 761.71 Japanese yen 100 5.8641 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82.91 British […]

  • Market prices in China – 13 September

    BEIJING, September 13 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 644.97 Euro 100 761.85 Japanese yen 100 5.8695 Hong Kong -dollar 100 82.92 […]

  • Market prices in China – 8 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 8 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.74 Euro 100 765.95 Japanese yen 100 5.8634 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,191 British Pounds […]

  • Market prices in China – 7 September

    BEIJING, SEPTEMBER 7 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 645.33 Euro 100 766.20 Japanese yen 100 5.8757 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,021 British […]

  • Market prices in China – 30 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 30 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.77 Euro 100 762.97 Japanese yen 100 5.8871 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,039 British Pounds […]

  • Market prices in China – 27 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 27 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 648.63 Euro 100 762.32 Japanese yen 100 5.8945 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,284 British […]

  • Market prices in China – 26 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 26 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 647.30 Euro 100 761.90 Japanese yen 100 5.8849 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,161 British […]

  • Market price in China – 25 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 25 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 647.28 Euro 100 760.64 Japanese yen 100 5,899 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,104 British […]

  • Market price in China – 24 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 24 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,648.05 Euro 100 761.15 Japanese yen 100 5.9081 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,165 British Pounds […]

  • Market prices in China – 20 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 20 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Friday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 649.84 Euro 100 758.82 Japanese yen 100 5.9195 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,426 British […]

  • Market prices in China – 19 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 19 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 648.53 Euro 100 759.41 Japanese yen 100 5.9071 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,252 British […]

  • Market prices in China – August 18

    BEIJING, AUGUST 18 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 649.15 Euro 100 760.26 Japanese yen 100 5.9251 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,283 British […]

  • Market prices in China – 16 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 16 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s foreign exchange trading: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 647.17 Euro 100 763.02 Japanese yen 100 5.9018 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,148 British […]

  • Copenhagen 2021: Now we are all here!

    Copenhagen 2021: Now we are all here!

    When Copenhagen 2021 kicks off on 12 August, it will be the culmination of several years of work. In 2015, the team behind the annual Copenhagen Pride Parade began an ambitious plan to bring the largest LGBTI + event in the world – WorldPride – to Copenhagen. Meanwhile, the sports association Pan Idræt had a […]

  • Market prices in China – 12 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 12 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 647.54 Euro 100 760.34 Japanese yen 100 5.8663 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,243 British […]

  • Market price in China – 11 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 11 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 648.31 Euro 100 759.79 Japanese yen 100 5,864 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,314 British […]

  • The world’s major CO2 emissions are failing

    The world’s major CO2 emissions are failing

    Nearly half of the nearly 200 countries that signed the Paris Agreement in 2015 have failed to submit their tightened climate plans by the UN deadline by the end of July. It writes the news agency Reuters. Saudi Arabia and India are also among the around 90 countries that have yet to explain how they […]

  • Market prices in China – 5 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 5 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.91 Euro 100 765.79 Japanese yen 100 5.9076 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,183 British Pound […]

  • Market prices in China – 4 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 4 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.55 Euro 100 767.30 Japanese yen 100 5.9317 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,135 British Pounds […]

  • Market price in China – 2 August

    BEIJING, AUGUST 2 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Monday by China’s currency trading system: Currency Unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 646.60 Euro 100 767.25 Japanese yen 100 5.8927 Hong Kong -dollar 100 83,185 British […]

  • The price of gasoline will rise during the summer months

    The price of gasoline will rise during the summer months

    The price of petrol in Finland has risen sharply during the summer months, when the average price of 95-octane petrol varies between EUR 1.60 and 1.70 per liter and vehicle owners pay even more in some parts of the country. On Tuesday, the most expensive petrol prices were found in southern and central Finland, about […]

  • Market exchange rates in China – June 24

    BEIJING, JUNE 24 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Thursday by China’s currency trading system: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100 648.24 Euro 100 773.26 Japanese yen 100 5.8403 Hong Kong dollar 100 83,479 […]

  • Market exchange rates in China – June 23

    BEIJING, JUNE 23 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates of the Chinese currency, the renminbi, or yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Wednesday by China’s foreign trade regime: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.21 Euro 100 771.44 Japanese yen 100 5.8397 Hong Kong Dollar 100 83,211 British […]

  • Finnish refugees of the year demand better integration, more equality

    Finnish refugees of the year demand better integration, more equality

    Sara Al Husain, a student from Espoo, and Ahmed Mesaedy Refugees from Tampere have chosen the Finnish Refugee Council, a humanitarian NGO that protects the rights of displaced people, as Finland’s Refugees of the Year. Both Al Husain and Mesaedy are from Iraq, but arrived in Finland in very different life situations and in different […]

  • Market exchange rates in China – June 22

    BEIJING, JUNE 22 (Xinhua) – The following are the key parity rates for the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, against 24 major currencies announced on Tuesday by China’s currency trading system: Currency unit Central parity rate in yuan US $ 100,646.13 Euro 100 769.82 Japanese yen 100 5,859 Hong Kong Dollar 100 83.22 British […]