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Education Minister Mohammad Thneibat said public schools can't handle any new students. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 14:48 GMT
Education Minister Mohammad Thneibat said public schools can't handle any new students.
Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman chairs the foundation. (Google)
August 03, 2015 - 13:39 GMT
The students were supported by the Prince Muhammad Bin Salman Foundation, as part of his initiative to train the next generation of leaders.
Egypt will inaugurate the new Suez Canal on Aug. 6. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 12:39 GMT
Here are the answers to your questions about Egypt's major economic development project.
The Zahrani power plant has been out of service for 15 days, while weekend temperatures are expected to hit 34C. (Pixabay)
August 03, 2015 - 12:13 GMT
As if the heatwave wasn't enough, power shortages and water cuts are making southern Lebanese blood boil.
The feminization of women's shops is a culturally sensitive issue in Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
August 03, 2015 - 11:51 GMT
Exploitation in the private sector and the feminization of women's shops put the Saudi Ministry of Labor in the hot seat.
In spite of the fifth largest natural gas reserves in the world, Saudi Arabia does not produce sufficient gas for power generation and for its vast petrochemical industry. (Shutterstock)
August 03, 2015 - 10:27 GMT
Decline in Saudi's crude exports masks the rise in domestic refining and crude oil burn for summer power generation.
The MENA Private Equity Association report noted that the UAE and Saudi Arabia attracted over 75 percent of MENA investments by value in 2014. (Thinkstockphotos)
August 03, 2015 - 09:34 GMT
Investment activity in MENA reached record-high levels since 2008 to reach $1.2B last year.
While petrol prices go up, the diesel price goes down. (File photo)
August 03, 2015 - 08:20 GMT
Amid diving oil prices, the UAE heeds international agencies' advice and removes long-standing subsidies on petrol.
The World Bank estimates as much as 73 percent of Gaza's population is suffering from food insecurity. (AFP/FIle)
August 03, 2015 - 07:11 GMT
Israel's blockade has driven poverty levels to 38.8 percent, according to a new report by the Palestinian Center for Human Rights.
A group of cybercriminals are hacking companies around the world to manipulate stock prices. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 22:31 GMT
A group of cybercriminals are hacking companies around the world to manipulate stock prices.
Bank of Beirut saw a net profit of $89 million in the first six months of 2015. (AFP/File)
August 02, 2015 - 22:20 GMT
Bank of Beirut saw a net profit of $89 million in the first six months of 2015.