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In Dubai, Filipina pulls no punches in jokes on Mideast life
Middle East

In Dubai, Filipina pulls no punches in jokes on Mideast life

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Peering out into the darkened audience of a Dubai bar, comedian Imah Dumagay leaned…
India’s female labor participation rate falls to 16.1 percent as pandemic hits jobs
World

India’s female labor participation rate falls to 16.1 percent as pandemic hits jobs

NEW DELHI, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Female labor participation rate in India fell to 16.1 percent during the July-September 2020…
Oman, S.Arabia discuss investment, days after Omanis protest over unemployment
Middle East

Oman, S.Arabia discuss investment, days after Omanis protest over unemployment

Senior Saudi and Omani officials on Tuesday discussed investment opportunities in both countries, state media reported, a few days after…
Kenyan arrested in Qatar first targeted by phishing attack
Middle East

Kenyan arrested in Qatar first targeted by phishing attack

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Kenyan security guard now facing charges in Qatar after writing compelling, anonymous accounts…
Philippines halts deployment of workers to Saudi Arabia
Middle East

Philippines halts deployment of workers to Saudi Arabia

The Philippines has suspended the deployment of workers to Saudi Arabia after it received reports that their employers and recruiters…
Ethiopians head home after Yemen migrant life becomes untenable
Middle East

Ethiopians head home after Yemen migrant life becomes untenable

ADEN (Reuters) – When Ethiopian migrant Jamal Hussein boarded a UN-run repatriation flight out of Yemen, he ended a journey…
UAE: A model for women’s rights in the Middle East?
Middle East

UAE: A model for women’s rights in the Middle East?

Successful women have been making headlines in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Just this week, 28-year-old Noura al-Matroushi was named the…
In honor of Mother’s Day, Egyptian company sends salaries of employees to their mothers
Society

In honor of Mother’s Day, Egyptian company sends salaries of employees to their mothers

On the occasion of Mother’s Day, a famous Egyptian advertising and marketing company decided to celebrate this day in unusual…
Saudis now must obtain entry visa for Egypt: embassy
Egypt

Saudis now must obtain entry visa for Egypt: embassy

The Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Egypt announced that Saudi citizens traveling to Egypt are now required…
Faster than machines, jobless Palestinian graduates bring in Gaza’s crops
Middle East

Faster than machines, jobless Palestinian graduates bring in Gaza’s crops

GAZA (Reuters) — Covering the ground five times faster than a tractor for subsistence wages, 40 Palestinian graduates have teamed…
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