Emirati newly-weds get congratulatory cards from Sheikh Mohammed

Dubai: The wedding occasion of some Emirati newlyweds was made even more special when they received an envelope containing a congratulations card signed personally...

Chakwera has his work cut out

By Adem K. AbebeLazarus Chakwera’s victory as the new president of Malawi represents a remarkable reversal of fortunes for Peter Mutharika, who almost a...

Saudi research center designs local ventilator

RIYADH: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned the Houthi militia for launching four drones toward Saudi Arabia on Friday.The drones, which were laden...

International Nurses Day: The gran, mum and daughter on the front line

Three generations of the same family are working on the front line in the same hospital fighting coronavirus.All based at the Freeman Hospital in...

Man stabs father to death in Bududa

By YAHUDU KITUNZIPolice in Bududa District in eastern Uganda are investigating a murder case in which a 26-year-old knife-wielding man allegedly attacked his father.Samuel...

EDITORIAL: Middle-income status is an incentive to do more

According to a ‘classification by income levels’ carried out by the World Bank, Tanzania becomes a middle-income economy in the current financial year (2020/21)....

Saudi Arabia’s COVID-19 cases exceed 200,000 as virus claims another 50 lives

RIYADH: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned the Houthi militia for launching four drones toward Saudi Arabia on Friday.The drones, which were laden...

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Chakwera has his work cut out

By Adem K. AbebeLazarus Chakwera’s victory as the new president of Malawi represents a remarkable reversal of fortunes for Peter Mutharika, who almost a...

Man stabs father to death in Bududa

By YAHUDU KITUNZIPolice in Bududa District in eastern Uganda are investigating a murder case in which a 26-year-old knife-wielding man allegedly attacked his father.Samuel...

EDITORIAL: Middle-income status is an incentive to do more

According to a ‘classification by income levels’ carried out by the World Bank, Tanzania becomes a middle-income economy in the current financial year (2020/21)....

Busembatia Health Centre III gets Shs40m equipment to fight Covid-19

By PHILIP WAFULA & RONALD SEEBEBusembatia Health Centre III in Bugweri District in Eastern Uganda has received an assortment of equipment worth Shs40m from...

Lancet trashes claims its lab bungled Covid-19 testing

By ELIZABETH MERAB Pathologists Lancet Kenya has acknowledged that there is a variance between its positive coronavirus results and the negative results from the...

Liquidity driving STI towards June peak, but forecasts turning cautious, Government & Economy

Singapore A SEA of liquidity will likely keep local blue chips buoyant for the rest of the year. But few pundits expect the benchmark Straits...

Singapore Wirecard merchants scramble to jump ship, Banking & Finance

Fri, Jul 03, 2020 - 5:50 AM UPDATED Fri, Jul 03, 2020 - 9:46 AM ...

Economy, NCMP-vs-elected MP debate at front and centre on third day of campaigning, Government & Economy

Singapore TWO vastly different issues - economic concerns and elected representation - dominated the discourse on Thursday, the third day of campaigning in the lead-up...

More good jobs and better life for all Singaporeans: Heng, Government & Economy

Singapore SINGAPORE under the People's Action Party (PAP) in the next five years will see efforts stepped up to transform and grow the economy to...