North Korea deploys army to confront Corona

The health personnel of the North Korean army intensified the distribution of medicines to combat the growing outbreak of the coronavirus, official media announced yesterday (Tuesday), at a time when the number of declared “fever” infections reached 1.5 million. , according to the French press agency. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered the imposition … Read more

Emirates News Agency – Jamal Al Hai: Dubai Airports has maintained its position as the world’s busiest airport for international travelers

DUBAI, May 17 / WAM / His Excellency Jamal Al Hai, Executive Vice President of Dubai Airports, confirmed that Dubai is on the right track in maintaining its position as the busiest airport in the world in terms of international passengers, with 29.1 million of registered passengers, referring to what Dubai International Airport announced last … Read more

Japan’s Q1 GDP Contracts as Ukraine and Cost of Living Outlook Cloud | Business and Economy

The world’s No. 3 economy contracts at an annualized rate of 1 percent in January-March from the previous quarter. Japan’s economy shrank for the first time in two quarters in the first three months of the year as COVID-19 restrictions hit the services sector, and the Ukraine war and rising commodity prices created new pains. … Read more

Emirates News Agency – Jamal Al Hai: Dubai Airports has maintained its position as the world’s busiest airport for international travelers

DUBAI, May 17 / WAM / His Excellency Jamal Al Hai, Executive Vice President of Dubai Airports, confirmed that Dubai is on the right track in maintaining its position as the world’s busiest airport in terms of international passengers, with 29.1 million of registered passengers, referring to what Dubai International Airport announced last week regarding … Read more

‘Someone in the cockpit’ behind China Eastern plane crash: Report | aviation news

The Boeing 737-800 inexplicably fell from its cruising altitude to the ground in March, killing all 132 people on board. US investigators believe someone in the cabin deliberately crashed a China Eastern flight that suddenly hit the ground in southern China in March, the Wall Street Journal reported. The Boeing 737-800 was en route from … Read more

Biden administration may stop Russia from paying debts to US bondholders: official – National

The United States is considering blocking Russia’s ability to pay its US bondholders by allowing a key waiver to expire next week, a US administration official said on Tuesday. Bloomberg News reported Tuesday that the Biden administration is ready to allow the waiver to expire as scheduled on May 25, which could bring Moscow closer … Read more

Twitter loses three more senior employees ahead of Musk acquisition | social media news

All three chose to leave on their own, according to internal memos described to Bloomberg News. For Ed Ludlow and Kurt WagnerBloomberg Posted on May 17, 2022May 17, 2022 Twitter Inc. is losing three more senior employees, including two vice presidents, a reflection of uncertainty within the social media company as staff wait for the … Read more

US retail sales up 0.9% in April on skyrocketing inflation | Retail News

The increase in retail sales was driven by higher auto, electronics and restaurant sales, the US Commerce Department said. US retail sales rose 0.9 percent in April, a solid gain that underscores the ability of Americans to keep increasing spending even as inflation lingers for nearly 40 years. The increase was driven by higher auto, … Read more

Saudi Crown Prince offers his condolences to Mohamed bin Zayed

Relying on the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of Saudi Arabia, upon their arrival in Abu Dhabi yesterday, offered their condolences and sympathy for the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al … Read more

Putin is preparing an updated version of the Warsaw Pact

Ukrainian forces on the border with Russia after counterattack Russian President Vladimir Putin yesterday mobilized his allies in the former Soviet space to confront what some of them described as a “hybrid and global war” waged by the West against Russia, coinciding with the decision of Finland and Sweden to join NATO, and Washington’s expression … Read more