Items related to MENA

Member of the Egyptian airport security check the screens of X-ray machines at the airport in the Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh on November 9, 2015
Ola Noureldin 22 Mar 2017
The UK government has announced an extensive carry-on ban on electronic devices on inbound flights from Egypt and...
Muslim woman Samantha Elauf (R), who was denied a sales job at an Abercrombie Kids store in Tulsa in 2008, stands with her mother Majda outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, February 25, 2015.
 
AP 21 Mar 2017
Zahraa Ballout isn't "white," and she certainly isn't "some other race." If the government...
A man uses his laptop to test a new high speed inflight Internet service named Fli-Fi while on a special JetBlue media flight out of John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York December 11
AP 21 Mar 2017
The US government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight other countries from...
The Turkish army is backing pro-Ankara Syrian rebels in an unprecedented incursion aimed at rooting out "Islamic State" (IS) fighters from the border area -- AFP/File, Nazeer al-Khatib
Ola Noureldin 20 Mar 2017
The Global Firepower Index (GFI) ranked Egypt's military as the 12th most powerful worldwide ahead of...
Egypt Independent 17 Nov 2015
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has announced in a statement that it...
Screen grab of Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as he speaks at the World Economic Forum on the MENA region in Jordan on Friday, May 22, 2015.
 


 
 

 
Aswat Masriya 22 May 2015
The 2016 World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa region will be held in Egypt next May, President...
Egypt Independent 21 Oct 2014
A total of 10 IPOs were issued in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) during the first half of this year, and...
Badr Abdel Aaty, spokesperson for the Egyptian Foreign Ministry.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 25 May 2014
    The Egyptian Embassy in Addis Ababa sent an official note to the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry to...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 02 Jan 2014
Supreme Council for Journalism convened on Thursday to select chairmen of the state-owned newspapers, sources said....
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a joint news conference with Jordan's Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh (not seen) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Amman 17 July 2013.
Agencies 06 Aug 2013
The New York Times reported on Monday that the US closed its embassies in the Middle East and North Africa after...