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My friend Nada is planning her retreat from Beirut. She has renewed her French passport which gives her exile options, vaccinated, and microchipped her cat ahead of their voyage,
The state electricity monopoly said it was imposing the 10-hour power cut, up from a seven-hour outage since the start of the month, because there was no oil to power thermal generators.
Details of the latest emergency regulations were not yet made public, but previous emergency laws have given greater powers to the president to deploy the military, detain people without charge and break up protests.
Oil prices gained for a fourth straight session as data showed a drawdown in US crude stockpiles, adding to ongoing worries of tight supply, which have offset concerns over a weaker global economy and demand.
The partially convertible rupee ended at Rs78.9650/9750 per US dollar (Dhs21.49) after touching a lifetime low of Rs78.97. The currency had closed at Rs78.77 on Tuesday.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Council, launched ‘Dubai Global’, an initiative to establish 50 integrated