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Indonesia calls for Saudi decision on Mecca pilgrimage

19 May, 2020

Last year around 2.5 million faithful travelled to Saudi Arabia from across the world to take part in the "hajj", which Muslims must perform at least once in their life.

First UAE flight to Israel, with aid for Palestinians

19 May, 2020

Except for Jordan and Egypt, Arab countries have no official relations with Israel but Gulf Arab nations like the UAE and the Jewish state have been warming ties recently.

UAE police arrest dozens as striking workers riot

19 May, 2020

Clashes have broken out in an industrial area of Abu Dhabi between workers striking over non-payment of salaries and UAE police.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus

18 May, 2020

Job cuts in the UAE, a spike in cases in Yemen, and a tragic death in Algeria.

New Omani civil servants to face salary cuts

18 May, 2020

Oil prices and coronavirus lockdowns have had a devastating effect on Oman's economy.

Funeral held for 19 killed in Iran navy accident

12 May, 2020

Fifteen Iranian sailors were also wounded in the incident, which raised new questions about the readiness of the Islamic Republic’s armed forces amid heightened tensions with US

Qatar expected to beat odds and post 2020 surplus

12 May, 2020

Qatar could see five percent growth in 2020.

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.

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.

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.

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