A rescued migrant helps crew members handle supplies on the migrant rescue ship ‘Alan Kurdi’ off the coast of Malta. Reuters
BERLIN: Dutch central bank Governor Klaas Knot expects the eurozone economy to recover speed in the second half after a sluggish start to the year, but in an interview with Handelsblatt the noted hawk was distinctly dovish on long-term interest rates. Knot, one of the most prominent hawks on the European Central Bank’s rate-setting committee told the German paper
The US special representative for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad, will meet with Chinese, Russian and European Union diplomats on Afghanistan on Thursday as he tries to forge a peace deal with the Taliban to bring an end to America’s longest war.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron were due to hold talks in Paris on Monday with the host leader seeking to forge a united European front to contend with Beijing’s advances.
The Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC), an affiliate of Nama Women Advancement Establishment’s (Nama), is supporting thirteen female business owners at the debut edition of “Azyan Exhibition and Conference”for Beauty, Fashion and Wellness at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre, to showcase a wide range of their products and services over its four-day run from April 18-21.
Sharjah and the UAE are in for something unlike anything they’ve seen before. The eagerly anticipated and talked about theatrical show – 1001 Nights: The Last Chapter – takes to the Al Majaz Amphitheatre stage for the first time, tomorrow, April 23.
The Sharjah Criminal Court adjourned to May 5 the case of an Asian charged with murdering his roommate after an argument. The suspect reportedly stabbed the victim with a knife, claiming his life.
The Supreme Federal Court accepted the Public Prosecution appeal against a verdict fining an official of a company Dhs50,000 on charges of not providing a worker with job, allowing him to work for another sponsor and helping him illegally stay in the country.