Category Archives: General

Pakistan Welcomes US Offer to Prevent Militant Raids from Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN   Pakistan is welcoming a U.S. military offer to take action against militants involved in cross-border raids against Pakistan from Afghan soil. Pakistani officials say the move “augurs well” for regional counterterrorism cooperation.

General John Nicholson, commander of U.S. …

President Abbas urges Spain to recognize State of Palestine

Madrid � Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas urged Spain on Monday to recognize Palestine, saying such a move would enhance peace efforts with Israel.

Speaking at a dinner banquet with his host, King Felipe VI of Spain, Abbas expressed his pride …

National Energy Services Reunited Corp. Announces a Call on November 21st to Discuss the Acquisitions of Gulf Energy SAOC and National Petroleum Services

HOUSTON, Nov. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — National Energy Services Reunited Corp. (“NESR”) (NASDAQ:NESR) announced today that it will hold a call to discuss the acquisitions of Gulf Energy SAOC (“GES”) and National Petroleum Services (“NPS”). The call is scheduled …

Education Still Eludes Many Pakistani Girls

Peering into their social studies books, Pakistani girls face images of traditional gender roles.

Girls are depicted as cooks in textbooks, while boys are teachers or engineers, observed Madiha Afzal, a non-resident fellow at the Brookings Institution in global …

China’s Top University Unleashes Innovation Vitality by Going International

HANGZHOU, China, Nov. 20, 2017 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/–

On October 21, 2017, Zhejiang University International Campus was officially open. About one year ago, Professor Philip T. Krein, a fellow of the American Academy of Engineering, came to Zhejiang University (ZJU) in China. …

Palestinian president arrives in Spain for official visit

Madrid (OIC-UNA) � Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas arrived in Madrid on Sunday for an official visit to Spain at the invitation of King Felipe VI.

Palestinian News & Info Agency WAFA reported that Abbas will meet with King Felipe VI …