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The land of opportunity: Who gains the most out of Syria's civil war? - Haaretz
The land of opportunity: Who gains the most out of Syria's civil war?  Haaretz

The civil war in Syria isn't all bad news. Some people are doing very well and have even become millionaires as a result of the incessant conflict. One such ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Up close footage of Syrian Army tank attacking jihadist forces in northern Hama - AMN Al-Masdar News
Up close footage of Syrian Army tank attacking jihadist forces in northern Hama  AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:00 P.M.) - Despite not launching any offensive operations this month, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has kept busy in northwestern Syria by.


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Daily Brief 2019-07-06 - AMN Al-Masdar News
The Daily Brief 2019-07-06  AMN Al-Masdar News

This is a summary of 12 AMN articles on the following subjects: Houthi, Saudi, Yemen, Aleppo, Azaz, Syria, Turkey, YPG, }, Idlib, Russia, Libya, Hama.


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey, Russia reviewing deployment in Syria's Tel Rifaat region: Turkish VP - Reuters
Turkey, Russia reviewing deployment in Syria's Tel Rifaat region: Turkish VP  Reuters

Turkish and Russian officials are reviewing deployment of their forces in the Syrian border region of Tel Rifaat, Turkey's Vice President Fuat Oktay said on ...


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey says killed 10 Kurdish militants in Syria's Tel Rifaat region - Haaretz
Turkey says killed 10 Kurdish militants in Syria's Tel Rifaat region  Haaretz

The United Nations warned on Monday that up to 2 million refugees could flee to Turkey if fighting intensifies in northwestern Syria as aid funds run dangerously ...


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Attacks on Turkish observation post in Syria's Idlib kill soldier - Middle East Monitor
Attacks on Turkish observation post in Syria's Idlib kill soldier  Middle East Monitor

One Turkish soldier was killed and three others were wounded on Thursday when their observation post in Syria's Idlib region was attacked by shelling and ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Syria’s Assad Can Overcome the Sanctions - Enab Baladi
How Syria’s Assad Can Overcome the Sanctions  Enab Baladi

Mansour Omari. In 2011, while I was discussing what was going on in Syria with a friend who supports Assad, I mentioned Rami Makhlouf, Assad's cousin and ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey and Russia begin joint patrols in Syria's Tel Rifaat - TRT World
Turkey and Russia begin joint patrols in Syria's Tel Rifaat  TRT World

Our Middle East Correspondent Sara Firth speaks to a family displaced from Tel Rifaat.


Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Press review: Tbilisi riots to sting Georgia and Iran tops trilateral meeting in Jerusalem - TASS
Press review: Tbilisi riots to sting Georgia and Iran tops trilateral meeting in Jerusalem  TASS

After Moscow's decision to suspend flights with Georgia and closing the door for Russian tourists heading to the country, the anti-Russian and anti-government ...


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Russia plans to take part in building Syria's IT sector - Al-Monitor
How Russia plans to take part in building Syria's IT sector  Al-Monitor

As Syria seeks to restore some of its damaged IT facilites and build "an information society" in the country, Russian companies consider opportunities to chip in.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Thousands wait for YPG's 3-year-long occupation to end in Syria's Tel Rifat to return home - Daily Sabah
Thousands wait for YPG's 3-year-long occupation to end in Syria's Tel Rifat to return home  Daily Sabah

Around 250,000 displaced residents of Syria's Tel Rifat are struggling to survive in camps set up along the Turkish border due to the three-year-long occupation ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
1 Turkish soldier killed by YPG fire in Syria's Tel Rifaat in Afrin - Daily Sabah
1 Turkish soldier killed by YPG fire in Syria's Tel Rifaat in Afrin  Daily Sabah

One Turkish soldier was killed Thursday after terrorist People's Protection Units (YPG) opened harassment fire on Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) in Syria's ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Digital safety training keeps Syrians from being arrested - Al-Monitor
Digital safety training keeps Syrians from being arrested  Al-Monitor

A group of Syrians in al-Bab are working as part of the SalamaTech project to train people on the risks of using cellphones and the internet, in light of the ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
5 FSA members killed in YPG attack in northern Syria - Daily Sabah
5 FSA members killed in YPG attack in northern Syria  Daily Sabah

Five members of a Syrian opposition group were killed in clashes with the PKK terrorist group's Syrian affiliate the People's Protection Units (YPG) in northern ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Russia, UN eye benefits of partnering in post-war Syria - Al-Monitor
Russia, UN eye benefits of partnering in post-war Syria  Al-Monitor

The challenges of rebuilding Syria could bring Moscow and the United Nations closer for cooperation on virtually all critical issues.


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell Phone Networks: Control Towers Engulfing Syrians - Enab Baladi
Cell Phone Networks: Control Towers Engulfing Syrians  Enab Baladi

Enab Baladi's investigation team. Mohamed Homos- Murad Abdul Jalil- Nour Dalati. Starting from areas under settlement agreements, the Syrian regime ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Turkey, Russia conduct first coordinated patrols in Syria's Tel Rifat - Daily Sabah
Turkey, Russia conduct first coordinated patrols in Syria's Tel Rifat  Daily Sabah

Turkish and Russian forces conducted the first independent, coordinated patrols in Syria's Tel Rifat area, Turkey's defense ministry said Tuesday. In...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Syrians worry about regime proposal to ban WhatsApp calls - The National
Syrians worry about regime proposal to ban WhatsApp calls  The National

A recent study suggesting a ban on WhatsApp calls has caused worry among Syrians living both inside Syria and abroad as the application has become an ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The wave of domain hijackings besetting the Internet is worse than we thought - Ars Technica
The wave of domain hijackings besetting the Internet is worse than we thought  Ars Technica

The wave of domain hijacking attacks besetting the Internet over the past few months is worse than previously thought, according to a new report that says ...


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Halifax man charged with violating Syria sanctions continues to conduct business in war-torn country - CBC.ca
Halifax man charged with violating Syria sanctions continues to conduct business in war-torn country  CBC.ca

A Halifax man who is the first person charged with violating Canada's economic sanctions against Syria is back in Damascus doing business there, CBC News ...


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Putin's S-300 winging to Syria: Tel Aviv's nightmare - Tehran Times
Putin's S-300 winging to Syria: Tel Aviv's nightmare  Tehran Times

TEHRAN - A Russian Ilyushin-20 military aircraft with 15 servicemen on board was brought down on September 17 by Syrian anti-aircraft S-200 air defense ...


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Exclusive - Iran's Presence on Syria Coast Angers Russia - Asharq Al-awsat English
Exclusive - Iran's Presence on Syria Coast Angers Russia  Asharq Al-awsat English

Russia has expressed its anger over Damascus' granting of Iran the right to operate the western Latakia port on the Mediterranean. This marks the first time that ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Russia announces ceasefire in northwest Syria - Al-Arabiya
Russia announces ceasefire in northwest Syria  Al-Arabiya

Moscow has announced a ceasefire in Syriarsquo;s northwestern Idlib province after weeks of intensified rocket fire and air strikes by regime and.


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Behind the Lines - Mother Jones
Behind the Lines  Mother Jones

I went to Syria to understand America's role in one of the 21st century's greatest tragedies. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Email; Print; Comments ...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:01:17 GMT
Syrian air defense downs Israeli missiles: State media - Al-Arabiya
Syrian air defense downs Israeli missiles: State media  Al-Arabiya

Syrian air defense shot down Israeli missiles targeting the south of the country Wednesday, state media said, as a monitor reported positions of the.


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Syria sidesteps sanctions by turning to China for Internet bandwidth - Ars Technica
Syria sidesteps sanctions by turning to China for Internet bandwidth  Ars Technica

Censorship and government monitoring aren't the only problems facing Syrian Internet users. There have been frequent, recent shutdowns of all Internet traffic ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey retaliates against YPG gunfire in Tel Rifaat - Daily Sabah
Turkey retaliates against YPG gunfire in Tel Rifaat  Daily Sabah

The Turkish military yesterday responded to harassment fire by the PKK-affiliated People's Protection Units (YPG) in northern Syria's Tel Rifaat. "We fired back at ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Officers Fire on Crowd as Syrian Protests Grow - New York Times
Officers Fire on Crowd as Syrian Protests Grow  New York Times

DAMASCUS, Syria — Protesters set fire to the ruling Baath Party's headquarters and other government buildings in the southern city of Dara'a on Sunday, as ...


Sun, 20 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Turkish soldier killed, 5 injured in terrorist attack in Syria's Tel Rifat - MENAFN.COM
Turkish soldier killed, 5 injured in terrorist attack in Syria's Tel Rifat  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN) On Sunday, the National Defense Ministry emphasized that a Turkish soldier was killed and five more wounded in a terrorist attack in northern.


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. imposes sanctions on Syrians, entities linked to government - Reuters
U.S. imposes sanctions on Syrians, entities linked to government  Reuters

The U.S. Treasury said it imposed sanctions on Tuesday against five people and five entities accused of providing support to Syria's government or linked to ...


Tue, 16 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Residents of Syria's Tel Rifaat demand Turkey to free their town like Afrin - TRT World
Residents of Syria's Tel Rifaat demand Turkey to free their town like Afrin  TRT World

Hundreds of Syrian protesters, carrying Turkish and Free Syrian Army flags, block a road between Azaz city and Sijo town in Aleppo and call Ankara to include ...


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rami Makhlouf and the Syrian war economy - MDC for Middle Eastern and African Studies
Rami Makhlouf and the Syrian war economy  MDC for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Mauro Primavera analyzes the ways that corrupt businessmen are capitalizing on the bloody Syrian conflict.


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
I Can’t Return to Syria. But Canada Doesn’t Want Me. - New York Times
I Can’t Return to Syria. But Canada Doesn’t Want Me.  New York Times

TORONTO — I arrived in Canada from Syria 10 years ago as an international student, and like every young dreamer, I was excited about my goals: perfect my ...


Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Rami Makhlouf Becomes Magnet for Syrian Dissent - New York Times
Rami Makhlouf Becomes Magnet for Syrian Dissent  New York Times

Rami Makhlouf, a cousin of President Bashar al-Assad, is at the intersection of family privilege, clan loyalty and the disconnect between ruler and ruled.


Sat, 30 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Paradise Papers reveal how Assad's cousin used front companies to - The New Arab
Paradise Papers reveal how Assad's cousin used front companies to  The New Arab

Investigation: Makhlouf - labelled Syria's 'poster boy for corruption' - was able to trade in Polish real estate, international telecomms and Romanian timber, ...


Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Syria violence interrupts food distribution in some areas - Al-Arabiya
Syria violence interrupts food distribution in some areas  Al-Arabiya

Syrian warplanes have struck rebel-held towns and villages in the countryrsquo;s northwest as the World Food Program says weeks long violence has.


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Syrian War Daily – 9th of January 2019 - Syrian War Daily
Syrian War Daily – 9th of January 2019  Syrian War Daily

Hello and welcome to the 664th installment of the SWD. Military events/news are listed below by the governorates: Aleppo: Hayat Tahrir al-Sham recaptured Tell ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Reviled Tycoon, Assad's Cousin, Resigns in Syria - New York Times
Reviled Tycoon, Assad's Cousin, Resigns in Syria  New York Times

Rami Makhlouf, a cousin of President Bashar al-Assad, said he was quitting business, a move seen as a major concession to antigovernment protesters.


Thu, 16 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Syrians displaced from Tal Abyad town recount YPG atrocities - TRT World
Syrians displaced from Tal Abyad town recount YPG atrocities  TRT World

For many in the West, the US-backed YPG is seen as an effective fighting force against Daesh. But for many Turkmen and Arab families, the militants taking their ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
PKK bus bombing kills 2 in southeast Turkey’s Sirnak - Daily Sabah
PKK bus bombing kills 2 in southeast Turkey’s Sirnak  Daily Sabah

PKK terrorists detonated a bomb as a minibus with civilians passed on a road in southeastern Turkey's Sirnak province, killing two people. The...


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Marie Colvin ruling: Vast wealth of Assad family hidden across the world - The Times
Marie Colvin ruling: Vast wealth of Assad family hidden across the world  The Times

The Assad clan comes from humble stock in the impoverished mountains of northwestern Syria (Richard Spencer and David Brown write). President Assad's ...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
How Assad regime controls UN aid intended for Syria's children - The Guardian
How Assad regime controls UN aid intended for Syria's children  The Guardian

Guardian investigation identifies dozens of deals that raise new questions about the UN's role in Syria, and its impartiality.


Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Yahoo Finance
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband  Yahoo Finance

Many countries in the Middle East have substantial mobile infrastructure in place, particularly in the urban areas. NEW YORK , May 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Murder, Censorship and Syria: Crypto and the Future of Uprisings - CoinDesk
Murder, Censorship and Syria: Crypto and the Future of Uprisings  CoinDesk

Rachel-Rose O'Leary is a reporter at CoinDesk, covering how cryptocurrencies are being used in areas of economic, social and political unrest. This article is ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey says Syria's Tel Rifaat will be cleared of PKK/YPG terrorists - TRT World
Turkey says Syria's Tel Rifaat will be cleared of PKK/YPG terrorists  TRT World

Turkey says Operation Olive Branch will continue until all of Syria's Afrin region is cleared from PKK/YPG terrorists and called on allies to not train terror ...


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What Sanctions? Assad Allies Got $18 Million in Payouts - Fortune
What Sanctions? Assad Allies Got $18 Million in Payouts  Fortune

The United Nations paid at least $18 million last year to companies with close ties to Bashar al-Assad, some of them run by cronies of the Syrian president who ...


Tue, 01 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
President Erdogan says Turkey to take control of Syria's Tel Rifaat - TRT World
President Erdogan says Turkey to take control of Syria's Tel Rifaat  TRT World

President Erdogan has vowed to extend the military operation along the Syrian border and on Sunday said the Turkish-led forces would take control of the town ...


Sun, 25 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Switzerland maintains assets freeze on Assad's wealthy cousin - swissinfo.ch
Switzerland maintains assets freeze on Assad's wealthy cousin  swissinfo.ch

The financial assets of Syrian billionaire Rami Makhlouf — a cousin of President Bashar al-Assad — invested in Switzerland will remain frozen.


Fri, 27 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
US sanctions Syrian companies - CNN International
US sanctions Syrian companies  CNN International

Washington (CNN) -- The United States has slapped sanctions on Syria's largest mobile phone operator and a Syrian bank and its Lebanese subsidiary.


Wed, 10 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Syria says it does not want fighting between Syrian and Turkish militaries - Al-Arabiya
Syria says it does not want fighting between Syrian and Turkish militaries  Al-Arabiya

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem said on Tuesday that he does not want to see fighting between the Syrian and Turkish militaries. Al-Moualem.


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Israeli strikes kill 10 in Syria after rocket fire - The National
Israeli strikes kill 10 in Syria after rocket fire  The National

Israel has carried out *fresh* strikes in Syria that have killed 10 pro-regime fighters in response to rare rocket fire towards the occupied Golan Heights. Sana ...


Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sweden keeps Syrian telecoms firms off EU sanctions list - Reuters
Sweden keeps Syrian telecoms firms off EU sanctions list  Reuters

Sweden blocked an effort by other EU states to add two telecoms firms in Syria with commercial links to Swedish firm Ericsson to an EU sanctions list this week, ...


Fri, 02 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Northern Rural Homs “Out of Coverage” - Enab Baladi
Northern Rural Homs “Out of Coverage”  Enab Baladi

Satellite dishes to connect to the Turkish internet network, northern rural Aleppo – September 15, 2017 (Enab Baladi). Enab Baladi. 25/10/2018; 9:22 pm.


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
3 FSA members killed by blast in northern Syria's Afrin - Daily Sabah
3 FSA members killed by blast in northern Syria's Afrin  Daily Sabah

The city of Afrin in northern Syria was once again the target of a bomb attack Wednesday, marking the second such attack in a week in a place where...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Syria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
Syria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Syria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering ...


Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
French declaration on 1915 events null and void - Turkey spokesperson - TRT World
French declaration on 1915 events null and void - Turkey spokesperson  TRT World

Turkish presidential spokesperson said “allegations of a so-called Armenian genocide are political lies lacking any legal basis, contrary to historical facts."


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mossack Fonseca serviced Assad cousin's firms despite Syria corruption fears - The Guardian
Mossack Fonseca serviced Assad cousin's firms despite Syria corruption fears  The Guardian

In further twist, Panama Papers show Rami Makhlouf was able to keep accounts open for months thanks to HSBC lobbying.


Tue, 05 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Iranian consortium to be awarded a mobile licence in Syria - TeleGeography
Iranian consortium to be awarded a mobile licence in Syria  TeleGeography

Syria. A consortium of Iranian companies will reportedly be granted a licence to launch a mobile *service* operation in Syria under agreements to expand ...


Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Were Russian Combat Robots Used in Syria? - bellingcat - bellingcat
Were Russian Combat Robots Used in Syria? - bellingcat  bellingcat

According to Sputnik and multiple Russian-language blogs, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) recently deployed ten Russian combat robots in a battle in the Latakia ...


Fri, 15 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Erdogan, Putin agree to convene working group on Syria - Al-Arabiya
Erdogan, Putin agree to convene working group on Syria  Al-Arabiya

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have agreed that a working group on Syriarsquo;s northwest should convene.


Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Architect of Iranian Missiles Assassinated in Syria - Asharq Al-awsat English
Architect of Iranian Missiles Assassinated in Syria  Asharq Al-awsat English

There have been conflicting reports on the murder of the head of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Center in Masyaf, Aziz Asbar, who is known for ...


Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How UN Humanitarian Aid Has Propped Up Assad - Foreign Affairs
How UN Humanitarian Aid Has Propped Up Assad  Foreign Affairs

Why have sanctions been so unsuccessful at stopping Assad's killing machine? A big part of the blame lies with the UN-led humanitarian effort in Syria.


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Child recruitment top strategy of YPG terrorists in northern Syria - Daily Sabah
Child recruitment top strategy of YPG terrorists in northern Syria  Daily Sabah

The YPG has increased efforts to recruit children in Syria by embracing the PKK's traditional methods of promising jobs and brainwashing people with ...


Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US continuing support for terrorist YPG/PKK in Syria - Anadolu Agency
US continuing support for terrorist YPG/PKK in Syria  Anadolu Agency

Turkey has long criticized US support for terrorist YPG/PKK, saying using one terror group to defeat another makes no sense - Anadolu Agency.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Russia repels militant rocket attack at its Syria air base - Al-Arabiya
Russia repels militant rocket attack at its Syria air base  Al-Arabiya

Militants in Syria fired four rockets towards Russiarsquo;s Hmeymim air base in Syria, but all the rockets were destroyed, the RIA news agency cited.


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN presses ahead with plans for 20-year licence in Syria - Financial Times
MTN presses ahead with plans for 20-year licence in Syria  Financial Times

MTN is pressing ahead with plans to acquire a 20-year mobile phone licence in Syria, in spite of the four-year civil conflict in the Arab nation that has seen ...


Thu, 07 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
1 Turkish soldier killed in Syria, military retaliates – ministry - Middle East Monitor
1 Turkish soldier killed in Syria, military retaliates – ministry  Middle East Monitor

One Turkish soldier was killed and another was wounded in a mortar attack on their position in northwest Syria on Sunday and Turkey's military launched ...


Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Syria: EU adds 10 persons to list of those under sanctions against the regime - EU News
Syria: EU adds 10 persons to list of those under sanctions against the regime  EU News

On 27 October 2016, the Council added 10 persons to the list of those targeted by EU restrictive measures against the Syrian regime for being responsible for ...


Thu, 27 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
A Glimpse of Syria's Capital As War Wages : Parallels - NPR
A Glimpse of Syria's Capital As War Wages : Parallels  NPR

The Syrian capital carries on with the rhythms of business as usual despite five years of war. NPR's Alison Meuse, who has been covering the war from Beirut, ...


Tue, 01 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Beware Syrians Bearing Duty-Free - Export Law Blog
Beware Syrians Bearing Duty-Free  Export Law Blog

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) today continued its cage match with Rami Makhluf, the maternal cousin of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad and ...


Thu, 10 Jul 2008 07:00:00 GMT
US moving out of Syria might bring Israel and the Gulf together - TRT World
US moving out of Syria might bring Israel and the Gulf together  TRT World

An advisor to the Bahraini King says that the withdrawal of US troops from Syria is leading to warmer ties between Arabs and Israelis as they build a united front ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Assad cousin accused of favouring family - Financial Times
Assad cousin accused of favouring family  Financial Times

When World Finance magazine presented Rami Makhlouf with an award for his visionary leadership and contribution to the Syrian economy earlier this year, the ...


Thu, 21 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey, Russia 'to build hospital' for Syrians fleeing E Ghouta - Al Jazeera English
Turkey, Russia 'to build hospital' for Syrians fleeing E Ghouta  Al Jazeera English

Turkish president says Ankara and Moscow will coordinate over project, after meeting Russian and Iranian counterparts.


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Factbox: Sanctions imposed on Syria - Reuters
Factbox: Sanctions imposed on Syria  Reuters

Here are some details of the sanctions imposed so far:


Mon, 28 Nov 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia 'absolutely rejects' Trump's Golan Heights decision - AMN Al-Masdar News
Saudi Arabia 'absolutely rejects' Trump's Golan Heights decision  AMN Al-Masdar News

Saudi King Salman said he “absolutely rejects” any steps that would undermine Syrian sovereignty over the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, after US.


Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Israel's new missile might outsmart Syria's S-300 system: report - AMN Al-Masdar News
Israel's new missile might outsmart Syria's S-300 system: report  AMN Al-Masdar News

Israel's newest "Rampage" missiles are designed to outsmart the Russian S-300 air defence systems, deployed in Syria last October, and destroy highly.


Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wearables For Kids: Syrian Entrepreneur Raafat Hantoush, Co-Founder, Bote, Can Help You Track Your Children - Entrepreneur
Wearables For Kids: Syrian Entrepreneur Raafat Hantoush, Co-Founder, Bote, Can Help You Track Your Children  Entrepreneur

Bote is a tracking device that helps parents track their children and keep them safe through smart insoles (footbeds) inserted in the child's shoes.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Russia to build shipyard in Syria's Tartus – Middle East Monitor - Middle East Monitor
Russia to build shipyard in Syria's Tartus – Middle East Monitor  Middle East Monitor

Russian Deputy Minister of Defence Timur Ivanov said the Russian ministries of defence, industry and trade are working on a project to build a shipyard in the ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Syria's important message to the Zionists: The end of hit and run era - Mehr News Agency - English Version
Syria's important message to the Zionists: The end of hit and run era  Mehr News Agency - English Version

TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – The Israeli military once again attacked the Syrian territory on 30 November 2018. Syria's official news agency SANA quoted a ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Syrian internet goes dark in the midst of violent upheaval (update) - The Verge
Syrian internet goes dark in the midst of violent upheaval (update)  The Verge

Syria, a Middle Eastern country in the midst of a violent civil war, has been cut off from the internet. The communications cutoff has been reported by the ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Bashar al-Assad's uncle to face trial in France over property fraud - Middle East Monitor
Bashar al-Assad's uncle to face trial in France over property fraud  Middle East Monitor

The uncle of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will stand trial in France for allegedly acquiring millions of euros worth of French property assets using funds ...


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
YPG terrorists target rescue vehicle in northern Syria - Middle East Monitor
YPG terrorists target rescue vehicle in northern Syria  Middle East Monitor

Members of the YPG/PYD terrorist group targeted a rescue vehicle in Syria's northern city of Azaz, leaving at least one civilian critically injured, reports Anadolu ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is Israel jeopardising Russia-Iran ties? - TRT World
Is Israel jeopardising Russia-Iran ties?  TRT World

With Israel launching air strikes against Iranian positions in Syria, the strategic interests of Russia and Iran seem to be on a divergent path.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deployment of S 300 in Syria is Russia's least costly measure against Israel: ex-U.S. ambassador - Tehran Times
Deployment of S 300 in Syria is Russia's least costly measure against Israel: ex-U.S. ambassador  Tehran Times

TEHRAN - Russians make the least costly reprisal against Israel with deployment of S 300 system in Syria.


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
After the war: Who's going to pay for Syria's reconstruction? - Middle East Eye
After the war: Who's going to pay for Syria's reconstruction?  Middle East Eye

Russia and the US, Turkey and Iran, China and the EU: all have played a part in the Syrian conflict. But will they help it rebuild?


Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Pro-US Kurds against Iraqi and Syrian Christians - Voltaire Network
Pro-US Kurds against Iraqi and Syrian Christians  Voltaire Network

The regional government of Iraqi Kurdistan has established an Islamic tax on businesses owned by Christians. This tax appeared at the (...) [Voltaire Network]


Sat, 07 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ericsson shuts Damascus office due to security situation - Reuters
Ericsson shuts Damascus office due to security situation  Reuters

Sweden's Ericsson, the world's leading mobile telecoms equipment maker, said on Tuesday it had temporarily closed its office in the Syrian capital Damascus ...


Tue, 24 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Why the EU's Sanctions Against Assad's Syria Will Backfire - Foreign Affairs
Why the EU's Sanctions Against Assad's Syria Will Backfire  Foreign Affairs

When violence first erupted in Syria, the EU responded carefully, using sanctions to target members of Assad's government in Damascus. Since, European ...


Thu, 01 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Syrian Army captures new points along strategic highway in west Raqqa - AMN Al-Masdar News
Syrian Army captures new points along strategic highway in west Raqqa  AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:55 P.M.) - The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) resumed their military operations in the western countryside of Al-Raqqa, Sunday, targeting the.


Sun, 25 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Turkey bolsters military on Syrian border as US readies pull-out - Middle East Monitor
Turkey bolsters military on Syrian border as US readies pull-out  Middle East Monitor

Turkey began reinforcing its positions on both sides of its border with Syria on Sunday, a Reuters witness said, as Ankara and Washington agreed to coordinate ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
HSBC shuts accounts of Syrians in UK after 'lobbying' for Assad's cousin - Middle East Eye
HSBC shuts accounts of Syrians in UK after 'lobbying' for Assad's cousin  Middle East Eye

Panama Papers show HSBC had links with Rami Makhlouf as Syrian war raged, but then began to close ordinary civilian accounts as 'risks'


Thu, 07 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Report describes Dubai real estate as money-laundering haven - Hurriyet Daily News
Report describes Dubai real estate as money-laundering haven  Hurriyet Daily News

War profiteers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the U.S. in recent years have used Dubai's real-estate market as a haven for their assets, ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The West's desire to ‘liberate’ the Middle East remains as flawed as ever - The Independent
The West's desire to ‘liberate’ the Middle East remains as flawed as ever  The Independent

As General de Gaulle set out for the Middle East in April of 1941, he famously wrote that “towards the complicated Orient, I flew with simple ideas”. They all did.


Sun, 06 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Could Israel and Iran go to war in Syria? - CNBC
Could Israel and Iran go to war in Syria?  CNBC

Amid a rapid escalation of regional tensions, the strikes have thrust a simmering shadow war out into the open.


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Israeli air force gives Tel Aviv a scare as Syria tensions flare - Reuters
Israeli air force gives Tel Aviv a scare as Syria tensions flare  Reuters

Israeli police emergency lines lit up on Thursday after warplanes roared over the Tel Aviv coast, dropping anti-missile flares and performing aerobatics at a time ...


Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Middle East Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs Report 2018: Middle East Mobile Operators Begin to See Rising Data Revenues - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Middle East Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs Report 2018: Middle East Mobile Operators Begin to See Rising Data Revenues - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Middle East - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. “Middle ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Panama Papers: Who Is Implicated From the Middle East? - Newsweek
Panama Papers: Who Is Implicated From the Middle East?  Newsweek

The major leak about offshore dealings leads to Syrian leader Assad and former Egyptian leader Mubarak.


Mon, 04 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Second phase of Afrin operation begins - TRT World
Second phase of Afrin operation begins  TRT World

The Turkish military and Syrian opposition groups have cleared the Afrin border areas of the YPG, and now they are changing their tactics for the second phase ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Colin Thubron returns to Damascus after 50 years - BBC News
Colin Thubron returns to Damascus after 50 years  BBC News

It is 50 years since writer Colin Thubron published his portrait of Damascus, in which he recounted his travels around the Syrian capital and explored the history ...


Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Militant attack kills two police, two soldiers in Lebanon's Tripoli - Middle East Monitor
Militant attack kills two police, two soldiers in Lebanon's Tripoli  Middle East Monitor

A militant attacked a security forces patrol in Lebanon's northern city of Tripoli on Monday night, killing two police officers and two army soldiers, state news ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Exclusive: New documents link Huawei to suspected front companies in Iran, Syria - Reuters
Exclusive: New documents link Huawei to suspected front companies in Iran, Syria  Reuters

The U.S. case against the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company's suspected ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Some Mobile Internet Services Restored in Sudan - Asharq Al-awsat English
Some Mobile Internet Services Restored in Sudan  Asharq Al-awsat English

Mobile internet services were partially restored across Sudan Tuesday following a court order, ending weeks of blockade imposed by the ruling military council.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 18:52:35 GMT
How Russia plans to take part in building Syria's IT sector - Al-Monitor
How Russia plans to take part in building Syria's IT sector  Al-Monitor

As Syria seeks to restore some of its damaged IT facilites and build "an information society" in the country, Russian companies consider opportunities to chip in.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Gains Most Since 2016 at Start of $1.1 Billion Sale Plan - Bloomberg
MTN Gains Most Since 2016 at Start of $1.1 Billion Sale Plan  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. shares jumped the most in almost three years after Africa's biggest wireless carrier started a 15 billion-rand ($1.1 billion) disposal plan to shore ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN faces angry regulators, US sanctions on Iran and civil wars - The Economist
MTN faces angry regulators, US sanctions on Iran and civil wars  The Economist

FEW FIRMS know the promise and the pitfalls of doing business in Africa better than MTN, a telecoms giant. Connecting its first calls in 1994, the year that ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Syria’s Assad Can Overcome the Sanctions - Enab Baladi
How Syria’s Assad Can Overcome the Sanctions  Enab Baladi

Mansour Omari. In 2011, while I was discussing what was going on in Syria with a friend who supports Assad, I mentioned Rami Makhlouf, Assad's cousin and ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN unfazed by difficult regimes - Financial Mail
MTN unfazed by difficult regimes  Financial Mail

Profits are up in all the Middle Eastern operations, bar Yemen, and opportunities remain despite the risks.


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches smart feature phone for African users - Quartz
MTN launches smart feature phone for African users  Quartz

MTN's new “smart feature” phone is meant to be as affordable as a feature phone, as multifunctional as a smartphone and will help Africa's largest phone ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Shares in MTN Sink After Nigeria Demands Telecom Giant Return $8 Billion - The Wall Street Journal
Shares in MTN Sink After Nigeria Demands Telecom Giant Return $8 Billion  The Wall Street Journal

Shares in African telecom giant MTN Group plunged as much as 25% after Nigeria's central bank ordered the company to return $8.1 billion that it said was ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN presses ahead with plans for 20-year licence in Syria - Financial Times
MTN presses ahead with plans for 20-year licence in Syria  Financial Times

MTN is pressing ahead with plans to acquire a 20-year mobile phone licence in Syria, in spite of the four-year civil conflict in the Arab nation that has seen ...


Thu, 07 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband - Yahoo Finance
Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband  Yahoo Finance

Many countries in the Middle East have substantial mobile infrastructure in place, particularly in the urban areas. NEW YORK , May 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Reflections on the MTN Nigeria Communications case - Financier Worldwide
Reflections on the MTN Nigeria Communications case  Financier Worldwide

February 2019 | EXPERT BRIEFING | LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION. financierworldwide.com. On 29 August 2018, Nigeria's Central Bank (CBN) ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:45:39 GMT
Remembering Lt Gen Sagat Singh on his birth centenary - Sify News
Remembering Lt Gen Sagat Singh on his birth centenary  Sify News

That was Sagat - one of his kind, part of a rare breed of outstanding battlefield commanders like Hari Singh Nalwa, Peshwa Bajirao, Rommel, Patton etc.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:45:00 GMT
MTN shakes up board, appoints former S.Africa deputy finmin as next chair - Reuters Africa
MTN shakes up board, appoints former S.Africa deputy finmin as next chair  Reuters Africa

South African telecoms provider MTN Group has appointed former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas as chairman-designate in a board shake-up following ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Is Said to Earmark Stake in Botswana Venture for Sale - Bloomberg
MTN Is Said to Earmark Stake in Botswana Venture for Sale  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. is considering the sale of its stake in Botswana's largest wireless carrier, according to people familiar with the matter, as Chief Executive Officer ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Shares Jump as Company Settles $8.1 Billion Nigeria Case - Bloomberg
MTN Shares Jump as Company Settles $8.1 Billion Nigeria Case  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. shares jumped as much as 8.2 percent after the phone carrier settled allegations it illegally transferred $8.1 billion of funds out of Nigeria, ...


Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN's results show there is still money in plain old phone calls, and also war zones - Business Insider South Africa
MTN's results show there is still money in plain old phone calls, and also war zones  Business Insider South Africa

MTN reported R2 billion in revenue from Syria in 2017, and while its data revenues grew quickly, voice revenues were – encouragingly – flat.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Syrians worry about regime proposal to ban WhatsApp calls - The National
Syrians worry about regime proposal to ban WhatsApp calls  The National

A recent study suggesting a ban on WhatsApp calls has caused worry among Syrians living both inside Syria and abroad as the application has become an ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies - ITWeb
Vodacom, MTN head-to-head subscriber race intensifies  ITWeb

South Africa's two biggest mobile operators, MTN and Vodacom, continue to rake in subscribers and have over 73 million local subscribers between them, and ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Exclusive - Iran's Presence on Syria Coast Angers Russia - Asharq Al-awsat English
Exclusive - Iran's Presence on Syria Coast Angers Russia  Asharq Al-awsat English

Russia has expressed its anger over Damascus' granting of Iran the right to operate the western Latakia port on the Mediterranean. This marks the first time that ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN shares rocket 18% on asset disposal plan - TechCentral
MTN shares rocket 18% on asset disposal plan  TechCentral

MTN Group shares soared by 18.1% on Thursday after Africa's biggest wireless carrier started a R15-billion disposal plan to shore up the balance sheet.


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN applies with Nigerian securities regulator to list shares of local unit: sources - Reuters
MTN applies with Nigerian securities regulator to list shares of local unit: sources  Reuters

South African telecoms firm MTN has applied with Nigeria's securities regulator to list shares in its local unit on the country's bourse, two people with direct ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cell Phone Networks: Control Towers Engulfing Syrians - Enab Baladi
Cell Phone Networks: Control Towers Engulfing Syrians  Enab Baladi

Enab Baladi's investigation team. Mohamed Homos- Murad Abdul Jalil- Nour Dalati. Starting from areas under settlement agreements, the Syrian regime ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africa: Huawei, MTN Boost Partnership to Expand Digital Services - AllAfrica.com
Africa: Huawei, MTN Boost Partnership to Expand Digital Services  AllAfrica.com

HUAWEI and MTN have strengthened their strategic partnership to bring cutting edge digital services to African business and consumers.


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Digital safety training keeps Syrians from being arrested - Al-Monitor
Digital safety training keeps Syrians from being arrested  Al-Monitor

A group of Syrians in al-Bab are working as part of the SalamaTech project to train people on the risks of using cellphones and the internet, in light of the ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Foundation intros literacy app Feed the Monster - ITWeb
MTN Foundation intros literacy app Feed the Monster  ITWeb

MTN drives the local launch of global literacy app Feed the Monster, to help improve literacy skills in local communities.


Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
US warns Syrian regime following allegations of chemical weapons use - KTVZ
US warns Syrian regime following allegations of chemical weapons use  KTVZ

The US State Department issued a warning to the government of Bashar al-Assad in Syria on Tuesday, saying the US is closely watching the regime's military ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian financial crimes agency investigating MTN Nigeria listing - MTN statement - Reuters
Nigerian financial crimes agency investigating MTN Nigeria listing - MTN statement  Reuters

MTN Nigeria is under investigation by the Nigerian financial crimes agency over its listing earlier this month, the company said on Saturday.


Sat, 25 May 2019 09:00:00 GMT
U.S. troops killed in Syria suicide attack claimed by ISIS - KTVQ Billings News
U.S. troops killed in Syria suicide attack claimed by ISIS  KTVQ Billings News

U.S. troops were among those killed Wednesday in an attack in northern Syria, the U.S. military has confirmed to CBS News. The U.S.-led coalition in Syria, ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Surveillance and censorship: Inside Syria's Internet - CBS News
Surveillance and censorship: Inside Syria's Internet  CBS News

NEW YORK -- Months after the Arab Spring uprisings first rocked the Middle East, a group of Western free speech activists began to map the Syrian Internet.


Thu, 12 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Central For Driving Digital And Financial Inclusion In Africa - Forbes
Mobile Central For Driving Digital And Financial Inclusion In Africa  Forbes

Having built an ecosystem to provide voice calls, cellular networks are ideally suited to provide the next wave of digital services and financial inclusion. "Mobile ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei Tied to Suspected Front Companies in Iran and Syria, New Documents Reveal - Market Tactic
Huawei Tied to Suspected Front Companies in Iran and Syria, New Documents Reveal  Market Tactic

Posted by Abigale Lormen | Jan 12, 2019 | Politics | 0. Huawei Tied to Suspected Front Companies in Iran and Syria, New Documents Reveal. Meng Wanzhou ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards - ITWeb
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards  ITWeb

After days of reviewing hundreds of nominations for this year's MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards, the adjudication panel has shortlisted the ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 3-Nigeria raises heat on South Africa's MTN with $2 bln tax bill - Reuters
UPDATE 3-Nigeria raises heat on South Africa's MTN with $2 bln tax bill  Reuters

Nigeria landed MTN Group with a $2 billion tax bill on Tuesday, marking the South African mobile phone company's latest skirmish with authorities in its most ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 3-MTN says Nigeria's attorney general exceeded powers in $2 bln tax bill - Reuters
UPDATE 3-MTN says Nigeria's attorney general exceeded powers in $2 bln tax bill  Reuters

Nigeria's attorney general exceeded his powers in demanding $2 billion in taxes and charges from MTN Group, Africa's biggest telecoms firm said in papers filed ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Middle East: Mobile Network Operators & MVNOs, 2019 - Growth Opportunities Exist for Mobile Operators in the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Middle East: Mobile Network Operators & MVNOs, 2019 - Growth Opportunities Exist for Mobile Operators in the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Middle East - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. “Middle ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN slashes prepaid out-of-bundle rates by up to 75%, launches "Double Your Bundle" promotion - ITWeb
MTN slashes prepaid out-of-bundle rates by up to 75%, launches "Double Your Bundle" promotion  ITWeb

MTN today announced it has slashed its out-of-bundle (OOB) data rate by up to 75% for prepaid customers and that it will be. Prepaid customers currently not ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Iranian consortium to be awarded a mobile licence in Syria - TeleGeography
Iranian consortium to be awarded a mobile licence in Syria  TeleGeography

Syria. A consortium of Iranian companies will reportedly be granted a licence to launch a mobile *service* operation in Syria under agreements to expand ...


Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Trump’s Iran sanctions keep MTN’s R3.4bn out of reach - Business Day
Trump’s Iran sanctions keep MTN’s R3.4bn out of reach  Business Day

Mobile operator MTN's share price registered its biggest decline in more than a year after reporting that R3.4bn of its cash may remain trapped in Iran for at least ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN earmarks sale of its stake in Botswana’s largest wireless carrier: report - BusinessTech
MTN earmarks sale of its stake in Botswana’s largest wireless carrier: report  BusinessTech

MTN Group Ltd is considering the sale of its stake in Botswana's largest wireless carrier, according to people familiar with the matter, as chief executive officer ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria slaps $2bn bill on phone giant MTN - BBC News
Nigeria slaps $2bn bill on phone giant MTN  BBC News

The tax request is the latest dispute between Nigeria and Africa's largest mobile phone operator.


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, ZTE extend a lifeline to survivors of gender-based violence - ITWeb
MTN, ZTE extend a lifeline to survivors of gender-based violence  ITWeb

These companies partnered to build a 20-seater multimedia centre at the Saartjie Baartman Centre for Women and Children, in Athlone.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why MTN sold one of its most profitable divisions - Financial Mail
Why MTN sold one of its most profitable divisions  Financial Mail

Sale of healthy Cypriot business will generate R4bn, which MTN will use to reduce its debt.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fireworks, the crunch of bones: remembering D-Day - Reuters UK
Fireworks, the crunch of bones: remembering D-Day  Reuters UK

It is the sounds and smell of war that are indelibly imprinted in the memory of Yves Faucon, who was 12 when allied troops landed in Normandy and set about ...


Tue, 28 May 2019 13:49:38 GMT
The Middle Eastern Mobile Infrastructure & Mobile Broadband Market, 2019 - 5G Mobile Infrastructure is a Key Focus in Parts of the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
The Middle Eastern Mobile Infrastructure & Mobile Broadband Market, 2019 - 5G Mobile Infrastructure is a Key Focus in Parts of the Middle East - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Debt, Iran worries send MTN shares tumbling - TechCentral
Debt, Iran worries send MTN shares tumbling  TechCentral

MTN Group has warned that renewed US-led economic sanctions against Iran had once again tied up funds in its second biggest market, scuppering plans to ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ISIS Fast Facts - KBZK Bozeman News
ISIS Fast Facts  KBZK Bozeman News

Here's a look at Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Facts: Started as an al Qaeda splinter group. Also known as Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Russia and Syrian forces launch heaviest attacks on rebel-held northwestern Syria - Business Day
Russia and Syrian forces launch heaviest attacks on rebel-held northwestern Syria  Business Day

Amman/Geneva — Russian and Syrian forces intensified air strikes and shelling in rebel-held northwestern Syria overnight, the heaviest assault since the area ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage - Reuters UK
Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage  Reuters UK

Taiwan became the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage on Friday, as thousands of demonstrators outside parliament cheered and waved rainbow ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 08:27:00 GMT
SA, Syria and Sudan are MTN's worst performers - ITWeb Africa
SA, Syria and Sudan are MTN's worst performers  ITWeb Africa

Uganda, Ivory Coast and Cameroon have proven to be MTN's star performers for the quarter ending 31 March 2014 while South Africa, Syria and Sudan have ...


Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
New Zealand shooting victims remembered for the lives they lived - KPAX-TV
New Zealand shooting victims remembered for the lives they lived  KPAX-TV

A Syrian refugee and his teenage sons, a Pakistani academic and a goalkeeper on the national futsal team are among the victims of Friday's terror attacks in ...


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - africanews
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  africanews

MTN Uganda (www.MTN.co.ug) the first telecom company in Uganda and in the MTN Group (www.MTN.com) to grant access to third-parties to its Mobile Money ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN CEO says Africa is not ready for 5G - africanews
MTN CEO says Africa is not ready for 5G  africanews

The chief executive of one of Africa's largest telecommunications providers said on Tuesday that Africa is not ready for next-generation 5G network. MTN's CEO ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Silence surrounds SA doc in Syria | News | World - Mail and Guardian
Silence surrounds SA doc in Syria | News | World  Mail and Guardian

Lost: People evacuated from Syria's last Isis-held holdout of Baghouz are transported to the Al Hol refugee camp. South African Safiya Ganchi and her children ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Syria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets - Business Wire
Syria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017 - Research and Markets  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Syria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering ...


Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Man accused of lying to FBI in Bozeman about alleged ties to Islamic terrorists - KPAX-TV
Man accused of lying to FBI in Bozeman about alleged ties to Islamic terrorists  KPAX-TV

Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video.


Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Man arrested in Bozeman denies making false statements in terrorism investigation - KPAX-TV
Man arrested in Bozeman denies making false statements in terrorism investigation  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA- A New York man accused of making false statements to the FBI in a terrorism investigation denied those charges in Missoula federal court Monday.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
On brink of Syria defeat, Islamic State unleashes car bombs - Business Day
On brink of Syria defeat, Islamic State unleashes car bombs  Business Day

Baghouz — Islamic State launched suicide car bombs against the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) assaulting Baghouz, in a last-ditch effort to stave off defeat in ...


Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN: What next for Africa’s $17bn telecoms group? - Financial Times
MTN: What next for Africa’s $17bn telecoms group?  Financial Times

As TV screens in Abuja flickered with footage of xenophobic mobs in South Africa attacking Nigerian-owned businesses, a group of angry young men sought ...


Tue, 14 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Syria bombarding Idlib is not an all-out offensive, say analysts - Business Day
Syria bombarding Idlib is not an all-out offensive, say analysts  Business Day

Beirut — Syria's regime has increased its deadly bombardment of Idlib in recent weeks, but analysts say it is unlikely to signal an all-out offensive on the jihadist ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN loses market share in key markets - ITWeb
MTN loses market share in key markets  ITWeb

Over the past five years, the telco giant has lost market share in SA and Nigeria as well as several other markets.


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports MTN chief - Independent
Uganda deports MTN chief  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | MTN CEO Wim Vanhelleputte was Thursday night deported, weeks after three of the company's expatriate staff were ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Islamic State loses ground in last Syria enclave - Business Day
Islamic State loses ground in last Syria enclave  Business Day

Militants of the group that in 2014 redrew the map of the Middle East surrender by the hundreds.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth - ITWeb
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth  ITWeb

Today, thousands of MTN employees in 21 markets across Africa and the Middle East launched the company's annual employee volunteerism programme, ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa - VentureBeat
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa  VentureBeat

Closing out the heavily 5G-focused 2018 Mobile World Congress, ZTE today announced partnerships with major carriers MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G wireless ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda - PR Newswire
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda  PR Newswire

KAMPALA, Uganda, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Partnership kicks off in Uganda with three key activities Launch Press Conference on Wednesday 22nd ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN confident of resolving its Nigeria dispute as it heads to court - Business Day
MTN confident of resolving its Nigeria dispute as it heads to court  Business Day

SA telecoms firm MTN Group said on Monday it is confident a multibillion-dollar dispute with the Nigerian government will be resolved even as it applied for a ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN talks 5G future in South Africa - BusinessTech
MTN talks 5G future in South Africa  BusinessTech

MTN South Africa CTIO Giovanni Chiarelli says that the operator is investing in 5G technology.


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ralph Mupita of MTN named CFO of the Year 2019 at Deloitte-sponsored gala - Consultancy.co.za
Ralph Mupita of MTN named CFO of the Year 2019 at Deloitte-sponsored gala  Consultancy.co.za

The CFO of the Year award at this year's CFO Awards in South Africa has been awarded to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of telecommunications giant Ralph ...


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Northern Rural Homs “Out of Coverage” - Enab Baladi
Northern Rural Homs “Out of Coverage”  Enab Baladi

Satellite dishes to connect to the Turkish internet network, northern rural Aleppo – September 15, 2017 (Enab Baladi). Enab Baladi. 25/10/2018; 9:22 pm.


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Casts Eye Over Empire as Carrier Mulls Where to Chop - Bloomberg
MTN Casts Eye Over Empire as Carrier Mulls Where to Chop  Bloomberg

Africa's biggest mobile-phone company is doing a spring clean of its empire.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
South Africa arrests former envoy over MTN scandal - The Daily Star
South Africa arrests former envoy over MTN scandal  The Daily Star

South African police arrested a former ambassador to Iran on corruption charges related to the award of a mobile-phone license to MTN Group Ltd. after it was ...


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Network Operator Partnership Forged to Deliver Globally Connected IoT Cloud Solution - africanews
Mobile Network Operator Partnership Forged to Deliver Globally Connected IoT Cloud Solution  africanews

Eseye (www.Eseye.com), a global provider of IoT services, is today delighted to announce a partnership with MTN, the leading Africa Mobile Network Operator ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Sweden keeps Syrian telecoms firms off EU sanctions list - Reuters
Sweden keeps Syrian telecoms firms off EU sanctions list  Reuters

Sweden blocked an effort by other EU states to add two telecoms firms in Syria with commercial links to Swedish firm Ericsson to an EU sanctions list this week, ...


Fri, 02 Dec 2011 08:00:00 GMT
'Day of Rage' Protest Fails to Materialize in Syria - New York Times
'Day of Rage' Protest Fails to Materialize in Syria  New York Times

A heavy security presence in the capital, Damascus, appeared to be enough to keep protesters from gathering.


Fri, 04 Feb 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Doing Business in Nigeria's Northeast, the Land of Boko Haram - Council on Foreign Relations
Doing Business in Nigeria's Northeast, the Land of Boko Haram  Council on Foreign Relations

On December 10, the Financial Times published a fascinating article by Neil Munshi, dateline Maiduguri, on how businesses have adapted to operating in areas ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Sells Cyprus Unit to Monaco Telecom as Pruning Starts - Bloomberg
MTN Sells Cyprus Unit to Monaco Telecom as Pruning Starts  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. agreed to sell its Cyprus unit to Monaco Telecom SA for about 260 million euros ($304 million) as Africa's biggest wireless carrier by subscribers ...


Sun, 15 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN's world-leading anti-rhino poaching solution saves rangers' lives - ITWeb
MTN's world-leading anti-rhino poaching solution saves rangers' lives  ITWeb

The MTN Business Internet of things anti-poaching solution has been piloted in the Welgevonden Nature Reserve, in Limpopo.


Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
eSwatini king appoints MTN executive as prime minister: local media - Reuters
eSwatini king appoints MTN executive as prime minister: local media  Reuters

MBABANE (Reuters) - eSwatini's King Mswati has appointed Ambrose Dlamini, chief executive of the local unit of telecoms group MTN, as new prime minister of ...


Sun, 28 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Israeli fighter pilots who got rich off Angola's civil war and their link to a massive cyberattack - Haaretz
The Israeli fighter pilots who got rich off Angola's civil war and their link to a massive cyberattack  Haaretz

Three Israeli ex-fighter pilots operating in Africa have a surprising tie to a sophisticated attack that caused a global scare.


Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN drives growth of women in ICT sector - ITWeb
MTN drives growth of women in ICT sector  ITWeb

The 2018 MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards aims to help close the gender gap and recognises top achievers.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa - africanews
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa  africanews

Two of Africa's largest mobile operators and mobile money providers, Orange Group (www.Orange.com) and MTN Group (www.MTN.com), today announced a ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards: call for entries open - ITWeb
2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards: call for entries open  ITWeb

App developers stand to win a trip to Silicon Valley to the value of R200 000 in the 2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards.


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Shiraaz Mohamed release will not be easy says analyst - Mail and Guardian
Shiraaz Mohamed release will not be easy says analyst  Mail and Guardian

After a video of abducted photographer Shiraaz Mohamed surfaced on social media on Sunday, a researcher from the Afro-Middle East Centre (AMEC) informed ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Colin Thubron returns to Damascus after 50 years - BBC News
Colin Thubron returns to Damascus after 50 years  BBC News

It is 50 years since writer Colin Thubron published his portrait of Damascus, in which he recounted his travels around the Syrian capital and explored the history ...


Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Irancell CEO to retire, new boss appointed - Reuters
MTN Irancell CEO to retire, new boss appointed  Reuters

The CEO of MTN Irancell, who has headed the Iranian associate of Africa's largest mobile operator since its 2005 inception, is to retire, MTN said in a statement ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN drives launch of award-winning literacy app - RNews
MTN drives launch of award-winning literacy app  RNews

With calls growing louder for government, corporates and all citizens to step up to help solve a growing literacy crisis, the MTN SA Foundation has partnered with ...


Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Budweiser's Parent Company Invests In Blockchain For Farmers - Forbes
Budweiser's Parent Company Invests In Blockchain For Farmers  Forbes

Budweiser parent company Anheuser-Busch InBev doubles down on its investment in blockchain startup BanQu.


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FBI has seen significant rise in white supremacist domestic terrorism in recent months - KBZK Bozeman News
FBI has seen significant rise in white supremacist domestic terrorism in recent months  KBZK Bozeman News

The FBI has seen a significant rise in the number of white supremacist domestic terrorism cases in recent months, a senior FBI counterterrorism official said ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Access welcomes MTN Human Rights Policy - Access
Access welcomes MTN Human Rights Policy  Access

The South Africa-based telco MTN, which operates in 21 countries across the Middle East and Africa, recently released its first Group Human Rights Policy.


Tue, 20 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
US and Russian warships nearly collide in the Pacific - KPAX-TV
US and Russian warships nearly collide in the Pacific  KPAX-TV

The United States and Russian navies are at odds over an apparent near collision in the Pacific Friday with each side blaming the other. The US and Russian ...


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Christchurch shooting survivor: 'This could have been us' - Reuters UK
Christchurch shooting survivor: 'This could have been us'  Reuters UK

New Zealander Ashir Rizvi was inside the Linwood mosque when a lone gunman approached and started shooting. Rizvi talks about the emotional rollercoaster ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
P3 Communications names MTN as the best network in South Africa - Consultancy.co.za
P3 Communications names MTN as the best network in South Africa  Consultancy.co.za

According to new research from German communications consultancy P3 Communications, South African mobile *service* provider MTN is currently the best ...


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Syrian Refugee Camps Battered By Floods - The Inquisitr
Syrian Refugee Camps Battered By Floods  The Inquisitr

Over 40,000 displaced persons, across 14 refugee camps, were battered by the recent flooding in northern Syria's Idlib province, resulting in destroyed shelters, ...


Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: CBN, MTN and 4 Banks - What Lessons? - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: CBN, MTN and 4 Banks - What Lessons?  AllAfrica.com

The furore generated so far on the $8.1billion and N5.87billion sanction by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on MTN Nigeria and four banks has been one of ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Italian man set free after almost three years captivity in Syria - Reuters Africa
Italian man set free after almost three years captivity in Syria  Reuters Africa

An Italian man held hostage in Syria for almost three years has been freed, the Italian prime minister's office said in a statement on Wednesday.


Wed, 22 May 2019 16:28:00 GMT
Iran's supreme leader lauds Syria's "resistance" against U.S. - The New Times
Iran's supreme leader lauds Syria's "resistance" against U.S.  The New Times

Al-Assad visited Iran on Monday and met Khamenei and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on his first trip to Iran since the start of Syrian civil war.


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Group Making Progress, But Not Fast Enough To Shift Sentiment - Seeking Alpha
MTN Group Making Progress, But Not Fast Enough To Shift Sentiment  Seeking Alpha

MTN Group's revenue and EBITDA growth are improving, with strong double-digit growth in Nigeria, Ghana, and Iran, but Cote d'Ivoire and South Africa aren't ...


Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
OPINION: MTN now cheap, but still not going anywhere - Independent Online
OPINION: MTN now cheap, but still not going anywhere  Independent Online

It has been two and a half years since MTN hit the wall and halved to below R120 a share writes Amelia Morgenrood.


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'We have a very strong suspicion of who it is, but I cannot mention it now' - 702
'We have a very strong suspicion of who it is, but I cannot mention it now'  702

Gift of the Givers' Dr Imtiaz Sooliman says it knows who is responsible for kidnapping SA journalist Shiraz Mohamed in Syria.


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

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