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Trump sees a political opening thanks to US protests

Trump sees a political opening thanks to US protests

Submitted by • June 13, 2020

www.arabnews.com - Almost uniquely, Trump’s political strategy since day one has been to secure his base rather than grow it. This has been borne out by the president having a remarkably stable approval rating, in the 43 to 45 percent range, though ...

The vital need to sustain conservation efforts during the pandemic | Arab News

The vital need to sustain conservation efforts during the pandemic | Arab News

Submitted by • June 13, 2020

www.arabnews.com - The repercussions for flora and fauna are far-reaching. Anything with a horn or tusk is at greater risk today than yesterday. The economic value of Africa’s national parks, reserves and conservancies is obvious. In 2019, tourism accounted for 7.1 percent of ...

Lisbon set to host final stages of Champions League

Lisbon set to host final stages of Champions League

Submitted by • June 13, 2020

www.arabnews.com - Bild also reported that the closing stages of the Europa League are set to be moved to Germany, with matches being played in the region around Cologne, in the west of the country. This season’s Champions League final was scheduled to ...

Tokyo Olympics will be safe, governor says

Tokyo Olympics will be safe, governor says

Submitted by • June 13, 2020

www.arabnews.com - Koike — who announced Friday she would stand for re-election next month — said the city was committed to holding the event as a “symbol of human triumph” over the virus, but admitted it would be downsized. “I will make a ...

Turkey must win trust to secure foreign funds says

Turkey must win trust to secure foreign funds says

Submitted by • June 13, 2020

www.arabnews.com - Ali Babacan, a 53-year-old former deputy prime minister, resigned from Erdogan’s AK Party last July over “deep differences” about the direction of the party he helped to found. In March he formed the Deva (Remedy) Party. Babacan said that Turkey risks ...

Brazil now second in virus deaths, as US states see rising cases

Brazil now second in virus deaths, as US states see rising cases

Submitted by • June 13, 2020

www.arabnews.com - US and European stocks ended the week on an upswing after a rout sparked by the US data and fresh evidence of the economic damage caused by virus-related lockdowns, with British GDP shrinking by a record 20.4 percent in April. Meanwhile, ...

Egyptian popstar Sherine Abdel Wahab’s husband sentenced to prison time

Egyptian popstar Sherine Abdel Wahab’s husband sentenced to prison time

Submitted by • March 5, 2020

arab.news - The singer was accused by Egyptian producer and Sherine’s ex-manager Yasser Khalil, who reported Habib to authorities in December, after the singer, along with a few other men, reportedly went to the producer’s house where a scuffle ensued, resulting in ...

And they’re off: Saudi Cup is historic moment for sportswomen in the Kingdom

And they’re off: Saudi Cup is historic moment for sportswomen in the Kingdom

Submitted by • March 5, 2020

arab.news - Where I come from it’s not a crazy thing for a woman to be riding in big races but this means a lot,” Allpress told Arab News. “I’m just happy to be here and doing my thing. I came here ...

Aster executive Alisha Moopen: Gulf health care should look to home, not hospital

Aster executive Alisha Moopen: Gulf health care should look to home, not hospital

Submitted by • March 5, 2020

arab.news - The group is investing heavily in technology to help the remote monitoring of patients, freeing up hospital beds for acute care. It has already pioneered home-based intensive care in India and Moopen believes the concept could also be extended to the ...

Joe Biden surges on Super Tuesday of Democrats’ US presidential contest

Joe Biden surges on Super Tuesday of Democrats’ US presidential contest

Submitted by • March 5, 2020

arab.news - The two Democrats, lifelong politicians with starkly different visions for America’s future, were battling for delegates as 14 states and one US territory held a series of high-stakes elections that marked the most significant day of voting in the party’s ...