Nestle to sell insurance unit for $1.55 bn

Nestle to sell insurance unit for $1.55 bn

Geneva : Nestle said Monday that it had agreed to sell its Gerber Life Insurance unit for $1.55 billion (1.3 billion euros), in the company’s latest bid to redouble its focus on food and beverage. The Switzerland-based food giant said the deal with Western & Southern Financia

Support for firms attending GITEX

Support for firms attending GITEX

Manama : The Labour Fund (Tamkeen) has signed an agreement with Bahrain Technology Companies Society (BTECH) to support 40 enterprises that take part in the Bahraini National Pavilion (BNP) at GITEX2018. GITEX Technology Week will be held from October 14 to 18 at Dubai World Trade Cent

GoT takes top prize at Emmys

GoT takes top prize at Emmys

Los Angeles : HBO’s record-breaking fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” stormed back onto the Emmys stage on Monday, winning the coveted best drama series prize on a night full of surprises, including an on-air marriage proposal that stunned the audience. The other big sto

300 elephants pay last respects to their leader

300 elephants pay last respects to their leader

This is the heartbreaking moment a herd of elephants gathered to pay their last respects to their dead leader. Footage shows the animals surrounding the carcass on the banks of a lake near Anuradhapura, close to the Kalawewa reserve in Sri Lanka. Some of the elephants use their trunks

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