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Lebanon's Economic Committees say no to basic freedoms

Lebanon’s Economic Committees (ECs), which represent ... freedoms. Without any attempt to conceal their intentions, Lebanon’s Economic Committees (ECs), which represent private sector interests and employers, have revealed their hostile ...

03/02/2013 - 15:02 - comment 0

Details of Egypt's "freedom" focused constitution emerge

Freedom being called for as an absolute right ... The 50-member committee approved all articles related to powers of parliament (articles 101-138) before ... to the powers of the presidency on Sunday at 3pm. The 50-member committee writing a new constitution ...

01/12/2013 - 04:57 - comment 0

International pressure mounts on Syria as press freedoms come under scrutiny

websites censored The Committee to Protect Journalists, Travel bans imposed on journalists · Hundreds of news websites censored The Committee to Protect Journalists, CPJ, has marked ten ... and internet freedoms. Joel Simon, Executive Director of the CPJ, begins by pointing out that: “The government ...

25/08/2010 - 10:26 - comment 1

Survey shows 60 percent of Turks believe there is no press freedom

there is no press freedom in the country, according to a recent survey. A recent survey shows that nearly 60 percent of people in Turkey believe there is no freedom of press ... does not have freedom of expression in the country. The result also showed that only 35.6 percent ...

17/06/2014 - 14:58 - comment 0

Saudi cracks down on freedom of speech amid Syria fears

The preacher suspended in the Red Sea city of Jeddah was also referred to a special committee ...

11/09/2013 - 13:58 - comment 0

Future of Muslim Brotherhood’s businesses' marked by uncertainty

the confiscation of Brotherhood capital.The head of the economic committee at the Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice ... orders the confiscation of Brotherhood capital. The head of the economic committee at the Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), Abdullah Shehata, said the organisation currently has “no ...

06/10/2013 - 14:07 - comment 0

Brotherhood not invited to amend Egypt's constitution - official

that it and the Freedom and Justice Party had not been invited to join the 50 member secular committee tasked ... the Brotherhood nor the Freedom and Justice Party received an invitation from the presidency to participate in the Committee of 50 that is amending the Constitution . He also said that he did not receive an invitation from ...

03/09/2013 - 07:45 - comment 0

Bahrain: Economic freedom, social entrapment

to the Economic Freedom of the World: 2012 Annual Report published this week by the Fraser Institute, a leading ... are supportive of economic freedom. Bahrain achieved an overall score of 7.94 out of 10, marking it ahead ... dollars," he added. The Fraser Institute's annual Economic Freedom of the World report ...

20/09/2012 - 10:00 - comment 0

Iran bans popular messaging service WhatsApp, calling Mark Zuckerberg an 'American Zionist'

such as Facebook and Twitter in the past. Iran’s Committee on Internet Crimes says ... to the report, Abdolsamad Khorramabadi, head of the country's Committee on Internet Crimes, said "The ... is an American Zionist." The US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) blasted Iran last ...

03/05/2014 - 10:49 - comment 0

Egypt's religious authorities propose strict new law governing protests

to be limiting freedom of protest and expression.The legislative and human rights committees of Shura Council ... protests and sit-ins. The draft law is said to be limiting freedom of protest and expression. The legislative and human rights committees of Shura Council proposed the law, which stated that protests ...

31/12/2012 - 11:05 - comment 0