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Three Gulf states seek Israel coronavirus 'partnership'

12 May, 2020

Half of the GCC have reached out to Israel for assistance amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to reports.

Can Gulf countries survive without their foreign workers post-pandemic?

11 May, 2020

Comment: Some Gulf states are looking to capitalise on coronavirus and prioritise jobs for citizens, but expatriate flight is problematic, writes Courtney Freer.

Kuwaiti FM meets Qatar leader amid Gulf blockade

11 May, 2020

Kuwait, which enjoys friendly relations with Qatar, has been seen likely leader of any future negotiations with other GCC states, notably Saudi Arabia.

Bahrain intervenes to halt pro-Palestine discussion on Israel normalisation

11 May, 2020

Bahraini authorities have been criticised after abruptly intervening to stop an anti-Israel normalisation discussion online, amid warming ties between the Gulf state and Israel.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus

11 May, 2020

In today's roundup: Iran re-opening mosques, free flights for healthcare workers, Gulf states reaching out to Israel, a new lockdown for Lebanon and big losses for Saudi Aramco.

Outrage as Kuwait food drive volunteer beats migrant worker

11 May, 2020

A volunteer at a Ramadan food distribution event was filmed beating a recipient in Kuwait.

Saudi police drag stranded Egyptian who threatened 'repatriation riots'

09 May, 2020

Saudi police this week were filmed dragging a visibly distressed Egyptian man stranded in the kingdom amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Foreigners on frontlines of pandemic in Gulf states

07 May, 2020

Healthcare workers from Egypt and South Asia are battling coronavirus in parts of the Gulf.

Kuwait police disperse 'riot' by Egyptians stranded by virus

04 May, 2020

Stranded Egyptian workers in Kuwait rioted early on Monday over lack of action from Cairo to help them return home during the coronavirus pandemic.

'Omanisation' to takeover foreigners' jobs by July 2021

29 April, 2020

Omani nationals should replace foreign staff at jobs across the public sector by July 2021, authorities urged on Wednesday.

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