The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has downgraded its growth forecast for the Saudi economy due to ongoing oil production cuts by OPEC+. The IMF now sees 2src24 growth clocking in at just 1.7%, nearly a percentage point lower than its earlier projection of 2.6%. The effects of the cuts are expected to spill over intoContinue Reading

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Australia’s National Cyber Security Coordinator says it is aware of ‘large-scale technical outage’., Australia’s National Cyber Security Coordinator says it is aware of ‘large-scale technical outage’. A major IT outage that has disrupted businesses and institutions in multiple countries, throwing government services, banks, supermarkets, telecoms, media outlets and airlines intoContinue Reading

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East Asian country sees tourism burst past pre-pandemic levels as weak yen draws record visitors., East Asian country sees tourism burst past pre-pandemic levels as weak yen draws record visitors. Japan welcomed a record 17.78 million foreign visitors in the first half of 2024, the country’s tourism agency has said,Continue Reading

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Israel’s military says it is investigating suspected drone attack and why aerial defences failed to intercept ‘target’., Israel’s military says it is investigating suspected drone attack and why the country’s defences failed to intercept the ‘aerial target’. Yemen’s Houthi fighters have claimed responsibility following a suspected drone attack on Israel’sContinue Reading

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Since Israel began its war on Gaza, Palestinians have repeatedly been seen in videos asking “Where are the Arabs?”., Video Duration 03 minutes 22 seconds NewsFeed Since Israel began its war on Gaza, Palestinians have repeatedly been seen in videos asking “Where are the Arabs?”. Here’s why. Published On 18Continue Reading