‘Sustainability’ the buzzword at Asia’s biggest air show in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Solar panels on the roof of the Changi Exhibition centre, where the Singapore Airshow is being held, in Singapore. -...

Trade tension escalates as Washington increases tariffs from 10% to 15%

SINGAPORE: In this file photo taken on February 12, 2020 visitors look at an Airbus model display at the Singapore Airshow...

Kuwait banks can withstand domestic, external challenges

Governor of the Central Bank of Kuwait Mohammad Al-Hashel BEIRUT: Kuwait banking sector is solid and capable of...

Gazans delight in local chocolate goodies

GAZA CITY: A shop employee holds up jars of a Gazan version of a world famous spread, dubbed 'Natalia', on Feb...

Coronavirus crisis threatens to hobble Gulf economies

DUBAI/BEIJING: The coronavirus crisis, which has already battered oil prices, threatens to further undercut Gulf economies battling...

Boeing sounds alarm about virus impact on aviation

SINGAPORE: Visitors wearing protective facemasks walk past a Boeing 787 model display at the Singapore Airshow in Singapore yesterday.-AFP

EU urges UK to go for trade deal

STRASBOURG: European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks flanked by EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier during a debate on...

Zain Kuwait signs MoU with Tamdeen Real Estate Company

KUWAIT: Zain Kuwait CEO Eaman Al-Roudhan and Tamdeen Real Estate Company CEO Mohammed Abdulhamid Al-Marzouq sign the MoU

NBK and Zain sign agreement to serve Kuwait’s biggest SME customer base

Hamad Al-Marzouq and Mohammed Al-Othman sign the agreement KUWAIT: National Bank of Kuwait and Zain, the leading...

US job creation surges in Jan, adds 225,000 new positions

STATEN ISLAND: A woman works at a fulfillment center at the 855,000-square-foot Amazon fulfillment center in Staten Island, one of the...

China to halve tariffs on $75bn of US imports

NANTONG, China: A worker wearing a protective facemask transfers bags of chemical fertilizer that will be exported at a port in...

Trump touts stock market’s record run, but who benefits?

WARREN, MI: Employees look on as President Donald Trump speaks at Dana Incorporated, an auto-manufacturing supplier in Warren, Michigan. During his...

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