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1 day ago

Business
New investments worth $233 mn in petrochemicals sector: Ministry

Petroleum Minister Tareq al-Mulla received a report on work progress of the Nafthas petroleum refining project to produce high-octane gasoline in Alexandria, which is one of the projects that will maximize the value-added projects that are being supported by the ... Read More

1 day ago

Science
Facebook in talks to produce original TV-quality shows: WSJ

Facebook Inc (FB.O) is in talks with Hollywood studios about producing scripted, TV-quality shows, with an aim of launching original programming by late summer, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday. The social networking giant has indicated that it was ... Read More

3 hours ago

Culture
Singer Asala released in Beirut Airport over Cocaine possession

Syrian singer Asala Nasri underwent medical examination after being detained over drug possession at Beirut International Airport en route to Cairo. An amount of drugs were found in her possession while leaving Lebanon, Sky News Arabia reported. However, Nasri denied ... Read More

1 day ago

Life & Style
At women-only salon in Brooklyn, Muslim-Americans prepare for Eid

Nevien Shehadeh, 19, was one of many Muslim women who chose Leh Jemalik Salon and Boutique in New York’s borough of Brooklyn on Friday to prepare for the Eid al-Fitr holiday. The beauty salon, designed by owner Huda Quhshi to ... Read More