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Abdel Hamid Shoman

Arab bank chairman quits, in dispute with CEO

The chairman of Jordan-based Arab Bank, Abdel Hamid Shoman, resigned on Thursday after a dispute with key shareholders and the bank's CEO, several sources inside the bank said.

August 16, 2012 3:56
Kuwait labour minister

Kuwait’s social and labour minister quits

Kuwait's minister for social affairs and labour has resigned, local media reported on Tuesday, making him the second cabinet member to step down in the last several weeks under pressure from opposition lawmakers.

June 12, 2012 5:43
Egypt threatened by full-blown economic crisis

Egypt threatened by full-blown economic crisis

It couldn’t have happened at a worst time. Without a government and amid clashes, Egypt needs to take immediate action to reduce further fallout, says Una Galani.

November 22, 2011 3:03