EU adds Bahrain to new tax haven blacklist

EU adds Bahrain to new tax haven blacklist

Jerusalem crisis raises sensitive political dilemma for Bahrain’s leadership December 5 European Union adds Bahrain to new tax haven blacklist The EU has added Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates, to a new blacklist consisting of 17 jurisdictions deemed by Brussels...
Qatar praises Iran at Arab League meeting

Qatar praises Iran at Arab League meeting

Qatari emir visits Turkey, Germany, France, and the U.S., marking his first international trip since the months-old GCC crisis erupted Emir Tamim is the only GCC head-of-state to address the United Nations General Assembly Qatar signs a fighter jet deal with the...
Crown Prince Salman speaks with Emir of Qatar

Crown Prince Salman speaks with Emir of Qatar

Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia speaks with the Qatari emir for first time since the GCC crisis broke out, yet the talk quickly backfires and pushes the involved parties farther away from reconciliation Kingdom foils a terrorist attack plotted by Daesh (Islamic State)...
Oman helps secure release of Indian priest in Yemen

Oman helps secure release of Indian priest in Yemen

• Oman’s chief diplomat meets with his Iranian and Indian counterparts, as well as with Yemen’s internationally recognized president in New York • To boost tourism, Omani officials ease rules for Chinese, Indian, and Russian nationals to obtain visas September 11 Oman...