Dean & DeLuca chefs from its markets in Japan, Turkey, Thailand, Singapore and the Middle East, plus one from California, will join Charlotte’s to offer a multicourse dinner June 5 at the D&D Wine Room at Phillips Place, for $250 per person. Show More Summary
This week Tegile announced that it has opened an office in the United Kingdom to strengthen customer ties in the region. Paul Silver will lead the London branch as the company’s VP of Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Silver … Continue reading ?
Secretary of State John Kerry, in the middle of his fourth trip to the Middle East, is deeply invested in the peace process. On Thursday, he went all in—stopping his motorcade on a busy street in Ramallah, in the West Bank. He chose a popular schawarma shop--Samer’s Restaurant--to sample traditional Palestinian fare.
Of yesterday's horrific terror attack in London, a former British soldier writes in the Guardian: "We need to recognise that, given the continued role our government has chosen to play in the US imperial project in the Middle East, we are lucky that these attacks are so few and far between." Read more...
Tucked into a piece on the drastically dropping water levels in the Middle East's Tigris-Euphrates Basin comes this theory: The drop helped spur the Syrian civil war. As Joshua Hammer explains for Smithsonian, a pair of satellites tasked with measuring groundwater found that the basin lost the equivalent of all...
(GENEVA) — The World Health Organization says there are now 22 deaths worldwide out of 44 lab-confirmed cases of the new coronavirus. WHO officials have reported another fatal case of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS, in central Saudi Arabia, but say it is not related to the cluster of cases reported from the country’s east. Show More Summary
Israel is making Kafka’s castle seem easy to access and navigate. But, then, Palestinians already live in a Kafkaesque world where their appeals to democracies and dictatorships end up in the same garbage can. Since we know that democracies...Show More Summary
Kerry's trip to the Middle East is either: Groundhog day to 1991, messianic, or a laughingstock. In any case, nothing will happen, experts say, without Obama showing a willingness to take on AIPAC and the Israeli government. And he won't
DUBAI (Reuters) - China's Huawei Technologies Co's Middle East revenue rose 18 percent to $2.08 billion in 2012 and the roll-out of 4G mobile networks and IT outsourcing will be among its main regional growth drivers, the firm said.
(JERUSALEM) — The United States and Israel raised hopes Thursday for a restart of the Middle East peace process, despite little tangible progress so far from U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry‘s two-month-old effort to get Israelis and Palestinians back to the negotiating table. Show More Summary
Headed to Russia, Ukraine, Middle East and Asia from June Just 24 hours after the name was initially leaked, HTC has officially announced the Desire 600, a new mid-range handset aimed at Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The HTC Desire 600 sports many of the headline features of HTC's current flagship, the HTC One. Show More Summary
The breakout Palestinian star of this year's Arab Idol provides an irresistible metaphor for the Middle East peace process. Construction on the world's tallest building is due to start in China in June. Is it a folly, a trophy, or the...Show More Summary
Middle East expert Daniel Pipes joins Ezra Levant to discuss the difference between Islam and Islamism as well as the issues surrounding the US senate vote to arm Syrian jihadists. This report aired on The Source May 22 2013....
So off he goes again, for the fourth time this year, to the deserts of Arabia, the torn cities of Jerusalem and Ramallah and then to Africa. Our hero? U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, embarking on yet another trip to the Middle East, where he has already been three times since assuming office at the end of January. Show More Summary
Has there been a better wide receiver in the NFC East over the last two years than Victor Cruz? The UMass product burst onto the scene in the middle of the 2011 season, and I doubt that anyone has matched his production over the last 24 games. Show More Summary
DUBAI (Reuters) - Carrefour, Europe's largest retailer, agreed to sell its remaining 25-percent stake in a Middle East joint venture to local partner Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) for 530 million euros ($682.45 million), MAF said in a statement on Wednesday....
This week, an Iranian filmmaker is making headlines after telling a Trunews radio host that a secret society is behind the current Arab Spring uprisings taking place in the Middle East. His claim is that the organization used intelligence...Show More Summary
An Egyptian clothier is causing a stir on Wednesday after a report in the Israeli newspaper Haaretz identified the retail outlet’s odd choice of name: “Hitler.” The outlet, complete with a swastika it its logo, both confused and outraged the paper’s reporter and the source of the report. Show More Summary
DUBAI (Reuters) - Carrefour, Europe's largest retailer, is in advanced talks to divest its remaining 25-percent stake in its Middle Eastern joint venture to local partner Majid Al Futtaim (MAF), two sources familiar with the matter said.
WASHINGTON — With President Barack Obama embroiled in a series of demoralizing scandals, the Syrian civil war is alive and well in the Middle East region. Hezbollah had only hinted at its potential participation in the war, but now it is known as an active participant. In fighting along the Lebanon-Syria border, at least 30 [...]