Pan-African housing development financier, Shelter Afrique, has extended a $19.5 million (N8 billion) line of credit to Lagos-based real estate company, Mixta Real Estate Plc. The seven-year facility with a 24-month moratorium was structured to co-finance investments in Mixta’s affordable residential projects and for debt refinancing. About $9.75 (N4 billion)Read More →

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany took control of a major Russian-owned oil refinery on Friday, risking retaliation from Moscow as Berlin scrambles to bolster its energy supplies and meet its EU pledge to eliminate Russian oil imports by the end of the year, according to Reuters. The Economy Ministry said itRead More →

In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15, 2022, Illinois State University’s Latin American and Latin/a Studies (LALS) will feature presentations by authors and scholars from national fame, a national museum director, lectures and panels. with alumni, faculty and community members discussing topics relatedRead More →

NNA – Forbes Middle East has unveiled its annual Top 100 Arab Family Businesses list for 2022, honoring the region’s most successful legacy businesses, many of which have been passed down from generation to generation. The ranking reveals the conglomerates that are moving towards new era industries and technologies underRead More →

RIYADH: Following the launch of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 in 2016, the Kingdom is poised to become the largest construction site in the world with a total investment of SR4.13 trillion ($1.1 trillion) in infrastructure and real estate projects, according to the global real estate agency. Knight Frank real estateRead More →

News article | 04-09-2022 | 12:00 The Regional Conference on “The Way Forward to Counter the Illicit Financial Proceeds of Trafficking in Persons and Smuggling of Migrants: Priorities and Challenges” starts today in Sharm el-Sheikh. Sharm el-Sheikh, Arab Republic of Egypt – September 4, 2022 The Regional Conference on “TheRead More →

Philadelphia PA, Sep 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VSBLTY Groupe Technologies Corp. ( VSBGF) (CSE: VSBY) (Frankfurt 5VS) (“VSBLTY”), a leading provider of retail and security analytics technology software, today announced it has formed an alliance with Al Jabr Group to bring digital out-of-home solutions and the Store as aRead More →

Former US President Donald Trump boasted for years to close associates that he knew illicit details about French President Emmanuel Macron’s sex life, gleaned from ‘intelligence’ briefings, reports Rolling Stone Monday night, citing “two people with knowledge of the matter.” The issue came to the fore again following the FBI’sRead More →

DFor a while, we were talking about a possible format change for the South American World Cup qualifiers by Conmebol. However, this modification of the competition had to be voted in assembly of the 10 member federations. You may be interested:The record of Cucho Hernndez which places him at theRead More →

The throne speech during the reign of King Mohammed VI has become an opportunity to assess the performance of the state, take stock of the economic and social situation of the country and predict the future on current topics. This is why Moroccan public opinion, national and even international (throughRead More →

Jonathan Williams, deputy director of the British Museum in London, has proposed a plan to repatriate the Parthenon Marbles to Greece, according to The Guardian. Loosely called the “Parthenon Partnership”, the project calls on Greek authorities and British Museum officials to agree to a program of loaning and borrowing theRead More →

RIYADH: The Mohammed bin Salman “Misk” Foundation launched the “Youth Impact Council Initiative” on Thursday. The initiative was launched in the Prince Mohammed bin Salman non-profit city in Riyadh, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Friday. The initiative is the first platform concerned with supporting the growth of youth organizationsRead More →

To celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of his country’s independence from France, Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune brought together Mahmoud Abbas, President of Fatah and the Palestinian Authority (PA), and Ismael Haniyeh, leader of the Hamas political bureau. In their first meeting in several years, the rivals shook hands for the cameras,Read More →

Over the past 15 years, fishermen in Ghannouch, a town about 400 kilometers (about 250 miles) south of Tunisia’s capital, Tunis, say they have seen “radical changes” to the coastline they skirt. “The sand is diminishing and the rocks are starting to show up,” Sassi Alaya, a local sailor andRead More →

Eight Outstanding Customers Honored at Kofax Accelerate 2022 IRVINE, Calif., July 19, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kofax®, a leading provider of intelligent automation software for digital workflow transformation, today announces the winners of its 2022 Customer Excellence Awards at Kofax Accelerate, the company’s annual virtual customer event. company. Customers who have received awardsRead More →

Regulatory news: TotalEnergies (Paris:TTE) (LSE:TTE) (NYSE:TTE) signed today with Sonatrach, Occidental and Eni an extension of its Production Sharing Contract for a period of 25 years for onshore Blocks 404a and 208 in the Berkine basin, in Algeria. This contract, signed under the new Algerian Hydrocarbon Law published in 2019,Read More →

– Advertising – Controversy surrounds the country’s citizenship-by-investment program since its launch in 2013. While the government says passport sales add vital dollars to public coffers, critics say the revenue doesn’t translate into tangible benefits. In the second of a three-part series by Observer’s Theresa Goodwin, we take a closerRead More →

Hassan Rashdan Architects Group won the Excellence Award from the European Society for Quality Research “ESQR” based in Lausanne, Switzerland, during a grand ceremony held recently in Barcelona in the presence of a group of presidents and CEOs of many large international companies in Spain. The award was received byRead More →

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria marked 60 years of independence from France on Tuesday with national ceremonies, the pardon of 14,000 prisoners and its first military parade in decades. Opposition figures and pro-democracy activists called the elaborate celebrations an effort to distract from Algeria’s economic and political turmoil by glorifyingRead More →

KUWAIT: Boubyan Bank and Visa announced on Friday the launch of Boubyan’s FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Visa prepaid card. The launch event brought together partners, media professionals, social media influencers and banking customers. “It’s no secret that Kuwait, the region and the whole world are passionate about football,” saidRead More →

The region is turning to untapped mineral wealth; The rising risk increases as economic and political stability falters; Rising house prices are fueling project activity in the Gulf real estate sector Demand is growing for the materials needed to transition from fossil fuels – lithium, nickel, cobalt and magnesium forRead More →

The Qatar Businessmen’s Association (QBA), led by its President, HE Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim al-Thani, held a meeting with Algerian Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Mohamed Abdel Hafeez Hani to discuss potential investment opportunities in the agricultural sector. The meeting, held in Algeria, brought together Qatari Ambassador to AlgeriaRead More →

DUBAI: Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency internationally, traded higher on Monday, rising 5.56% to $30,691.86 as of 12 p.m. Riyadh time. Ether, the second most traded cryptocurrency, was priced at $1,906.18 up 6.66%, according to data from CoinDesk. Bitcoin rose for a third day, crossing the $30,000 mark. Although Bitcoin’s dominanceRead More →

Publication date: 05/19/2022 129 people have been arrested on the Costa Blanca for their role in the ‘ingenious’ marriage of convenience scam The national police have dismantled an “ingenious” criminal network dedicated to creating fake marriages of convenience so that non-EU citizens, mainly from Morocco and Algeria, can obtain residencyRead More →

EEI celebrates its 91st anniversary this year. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO CONSTRUCTION giant EEI Corporation has just celebrated its 91 years of activity, under the theme “Prospering in adversity”. The former Engineering Equipment and Supply Co. or EESCO, was first incorporated as a machinery and plant supplier on April 17, 1931. AtRead More →

RIYADH: Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency internationally, traded lower on Sunday, down 3.52% to $34,548 as of 9:25 a.m. Riyadh time. Ether, the second most traded cryptocurrency, was priced at $2,545, down 4.32%, according to data from Coindesk. Gucci begins accepting crypto payments in select US stores Italian luxury fashion houseRead More →

In the Pablo Escobar neighborhood, Medellín, September 2021 Jorge Calle · Anadolu · Getty FROMs José María Córdova International Airport in Rionegro, there are two routes to Medellín, the second largest city in Colombia (2.5 million inhabitants). However, you will first pass through the highlands of the Oriente Cercano (MiddleRead More →

BEIJING: The prolonged lockdown in Shanghai, China’s financial hub, is slowing the country’s generally booming meat trade, with strict COVID-19 measures causing logistical bottlenecks in the food industry, a sign of growing disruptions to business. The challenge of transporting food to and around Shanghai, whose residents are in stressful isolationRead More →

RIYADH: Oil prices rose on Tuesday as investors worried about tight global supply after Libya was forced to halt some exports and Shanghai factories prepared to reopen after the COVID-19 lockdown. 19, alleviating some concerns about demand. Brent crude futures rose 61 cents, or 0.5%, to $113.77 a barrel atRead More →