London : Twenty three expelled Russian diplomats and their families left the embassy in London and headed back to Moscow yesterday. Three buses with diplomatic number plates left the Russian embassy compound in London on Tuesday morning, a Reuters photographer at the scene said. Embassy workers waved to the leaving diplomats as the buses pulled away.
Farnborough : British jet engine maker Rolls-Royce has designed a propulsion system for a flying taxi and is starting a search for partners to help develop a project it hopes could take to the skies as soon as early next decade. Rolls-Royce said yesterday it had drawn up plans for an elec
Manama : The Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) and Morgan International have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide Bahraini professionals with the opportunity to pursue the world’s most widely-respected Accountancy certifications: ACCA, CFA, CPA, CMA
Manama : It seems like Bahrainis are more interested in texting their friends rather than using their mobile to call and say ‘Hello’. If year’s ago the ability to carry a cell phone and making a call from anywhere was astounding, more recently that
New York : Oil prices rose about 1 percent on Friday as strike actions in Norway and Iraq hit supplies, but futures were set for a second straight week of decline after Libyan ports reopened and on the view that Iran might still export some crude despite US sanctions.
Washington : The global personal computer market grew for the first time in six years in the second quarter of 2018, driven by upgrades in the business segment, a market tracker said Thursday. The research firm Gartner reported that worldwide PC shipments rose 1.4 pe
Shanghai : Apple said yesterday it has established a fund to invest nearly $300 million over the next four years to connect its Chinese suppliers to renewable energy as Beijing pushes an anti-pollution drive. The US gi
Dubai : Dubai threatened yesterday to take legal action against China for building an international free trade zone in Djibouti on a terminal disputed with the strategic Horn of Africa nation. The warning came one week after Djibouti launched the first phase of Af
Manama : A delegation led by the Startup Bahrain initiative, Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB), Tamkeen (Labour Fund), Ministry of Industry Commerce and Tourism as well as startup accelerators Brinc and C5 and the Nest attended RIS