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UN Atom chief doesn’t rule out Iran ‘cleaning’ army site

UN Atom chief doesn’t rule out Iran ‘cleaning’ army site

The UN nuclear watchdog does not rule out that Iran may be trying to clean up a military site inspectors want to visit as part of an investigation into possible Iranian research relevant to atomic bombs, the agency's chief said on Friday.

March 10, 2012 4:48
 
Egypt to hold presidential poll in May

Egypt to hold presidential poll in May

Egypt's first presidential election since Hosni Mubarak was overthrown a year ago will be held by late May, Wednesday's state newspaper al-Ahram quoted a government minister as saying.

February 15, 2012 2:11
 

Egypt army only wants foreign loans extreme need

Egypt's army said it has not accepted a $3.2 billion financing facility from the International Monetary Fund because it did not want to build up debts while it was in power for a transitional period.

December 8, 2011 9:05
 

Agility bidding for Kuwait Health Assurance Co stake

Kuwait's Agility has bid about 25.6 million dinars ($92.44 mln) to acquire a strategic stake in Kuwait Health Assurance Co. (KHAC), a company currently under establishment in the Gulf Arab state, Agility said on Sunday.

December 4, 2011 9:49
 

Egypt army says committed to democratic transition

Egypt's ruling military council reiterated on Thursday that it woulf not obstruct a transition to democracy, but did not bow to protesters demanding an immediate power transfer to civilians.

November 24, 2011 2:11
 
Ten number-crunching facts about the UAE’s Defense system

Ten number-crunching facts about the UAE’s Defense system

Estimated to be one of the top spenders in the global defense markets, the UAE is going all-out to arm itself.

December 15, 2008 2:22