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The site is the location where Jesus Christ is believed to have been baptised by John the Baptist.(Jordan360inworld.net)
July 05, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Jesus' baptism site (Bethany Beyond the Jordan) becomes Jordan's fifth World Heritage site.
Putin toasts to more collaboration with Saudi Arabia, as the latter seeks to wean itself away from dependence on the US. (Brookings)
July 05, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
Meeting of the oil giants suggests signs of an emerging partnership.
Facebook made a subtle change to its logo this week.
July 02, 2015 - 12:48 GMT
Facebook made a subtle change to its logo this week.
The currency is at its lowest level since auctions began in December 2012. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 12:10 GMT
The currency is at its lowest level since auctions began in December 2012.
Fiber-optic networks will be installed in Lebanon over the next five years.
July 02, 2015 - 10:26 GMT
Fiber-optic networks will be installed in Lebanon over the next five years.
A federal appeals court ruled the tech giant conspired with publishers to fix e-book prices. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 07:54 GMT
A federal appeals court ruled the tech giant conspired with publishers to fix e-book prices.
Alwaleed bin Talal announced Wednesday he would give all of his money to charity in the coming years. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
Alwaleed bin Talal announced Wednesday he would give all of his money to charity in the coming years.
The GCC’s population will surge by 30 per cent by 2020. (Pixabay)
July 02, 2015 - 06:15 GMT
The GCC has one of the highest rates of population growth, but the rapidly changing demographics require government policies to keep apace.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi approved the budget on Wednesday. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 06:11 GMT
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi approved the budget on Wednesday.
The opening of Credit Libanais in Bahrain. (Joseph M Torbey)
July 02, 2015 - 06:08 GMT
Arab banks must remain stringent with international compliance in the face of weakened confidence from US banks.
A Rheinmetall armored personnel carrier. (Wikimedia Commons/Department of Defense)
July 02, 2015 - 02:02 GMT
German defense company Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles is to supply a dozen armored trucks to Kuwait.