Category archives: Letter from the editor.


Female Arab cartoonists challenge authority By Severine Dieudonne & Naomi Scherbel-Ball BBC News In some Arab countries women still have to ask permission from a male relative to get a passport, marry or leave the country. Although the practice of "male... Continue reading[right arrow]

Investing in innovation Pat Lancaster talks to Karl Rollke, President and CEO of Canamara, the Canadian based titanium-mining company that plans to take the worlds metals markets by storm Middle East investors are being invited to participate in an exciting... Continue reading [right arrow]

Signs of Our Times: From Calligraphy to Calligraffiti is a beautifully produced coffee table book which provides the reader with the opportunity to review an exhibition of the work of fifty artists who have used Arabic or Persian script... Continue reading [right arrow]

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The Saudi Arabian Binladin Construction Group has started repaying pending salaries to its workers, the kingdom's Labour and Social Development minister Mufrej Al Haqabani has said. The minister also stated that the company--which has been...

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