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Yemen says Saudi Arabia to donate $1 billion to support currency

Saudi Arabia will give $1 billion to Yemen at a donor conference in Riyadh next week, a Yemeni minister said on Wednesday, to support Yemen's currency as the country tries to recover after more than a year of turmoil.

August 30, 2012 11:28

Dubai’s JAFZA in debt talks, rules out govt aid

JAFZA not looking for government support; Cannot rule out option of asset sales

December 7, 2011 12:51

Europe is not seeking UAE help

Speaking as euro zone reforms its bailout fund; UAE investing in US Treasuries again; Local bank lending growth good given circumstances

November 29, 2011 1:05
Egypt’s political mess holds back aid, economic growth

Egypt’s political mess holds back aid, economic growth

Egypt needs cash, quickly. But without a recognisable government and a ruling military council criticised for its protest crackdown methods, it’ll be very hard to secure investment and assistance.

November 28, 2011 4:26
Israeli troops attack Gaza flotilla

Israeli troops attack Gaza flotilla

Deaths as Israeli navy raid Gaza aid convoy

June 1, 2010 10:32

Israeli military kills 10 on aid flotilla

Outrage as aid effort is attacked and activists die; dozens injured in violent clash.

May 31, 2010 3:00

Aid trickles into Haiti as violence continues

Armed looters continue to plague the streets as first relief arrives after devastating earthquake

January 16, 2010 6:09
Agility still in hot water

Agility still in hot water

Agility’s high-profile tiff with the US government continues. The firm is currently in talks with the US government to settle the matter out of court.

December 29, 2009 11:20