Dutch Review Government Art Collection For Possible Nazi Plunder

AMSTERDAM – For at least two decades, a painting of fishing boats under an overcast sky hung on the wall of the Dutch parliament, admired by lawmakers who gave little through to its origins. Now, experts are looking at whether the 19th century masterpiece by Hendrik Willem Mesdag, ‘Fishing Boasts off the Coast’ may be … More Dutch Review Government Art Collection For Possible Nazi Plunder

EU Agrees Rules To Tame ‘Wild West’ Crypto Market

PARIS, France – Cryptocurrency companies will need a licence and customer safeguards to issue and sell digital tokens in the European Union under groundbreaking new rules agreed by the bloc to tame a volatile ‘Wild West’ market. Globally, crypto assets are largely unregulated, with national operators in the EU only required to show controls for … More EU Agrees Rules To Tame ‘Wild West’ Crypto Market

Norway Could Allow Airline SAS To Convert Debt To Equity

PARIS, France – Norway will support a plan by airline SAS to convert debt into equity under certain conditions but does not plan to remain a long – term stakeholder, Industry Minister Jan Christian Vestre said on Tuesday. SAS owes the state about 1.5 billion Norwegian crowns ($153 million) from loans made during the COVID-19 … More Norway Could Allow Airline SAS To Convert Debt To Equity

Macron Tells Biden That UAE, Saudi Can Barely Raise Oil Output

PARIS, France – Two top OPEC oil producers, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, can barely increase oil production, French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday said he had been told by the UAE’s President. Saudi Arabia and the UAE have been perceived as the only two countries in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting … More Macron Tells Biden That UAE, Saudi Can Barely Raise Oil Output

Biden Urges G7 To Stay Together As Leaders Target Russian Gold, Oil Price

PARIS, France – U.S. President Joe Biden told allies ‘we have to stay together’ against Russian on Sunday as G7 leaders gathered for a summit dominated by war in Ukraine and its impact on food and energy supplies and the global economy. At the start of the meeting in the Bavarian Alps, four of the … More Biden Urges G7 To Stay Together As Leaders Target Russian Gold, Oil Price

Explainer: What To Know About COVID Vaccines For Young Children

PARIS, France – The United States has begun rolling out COVID-19 vaccines for children as young as six months after receiving the go – ahead from the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.. The following are some details about the two messenger RNA (mRNA) vaccines from Moderna Inc and … More Explainer: What To Know About COVID Vaccines For Young Children

‘Venice And The Arts Of Islam’ Exhibition In Sharjah Offers Enthralling Closing

PARIS, France – A unique exhibition by Sharjah Museum Authority and Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia that brings focus to the strong bonds between the Islamic Civilization and Venice, continues to attract crowds of visitors from inside and outside the country. The exhibition, which comprises three main chapters ‘Encounters, Dialogue, and Inspirations’, showcases a wide … More ‘Venice And The Arts Of Islam’ Exhibition In Sharjah Offers Enthralling Closing

Saudi Arabia To Invest $3.4 Bln In Vaccine,Biomedical Drugs Sector

PARIS, France – Saudi Arabia’s industry and Mineral Resources said on Friday the country would invest $3.4 billion in the vaccine and biomedical drugs sector, according to state news agency SPA. The Minister Bandar Alkhorayef, who heads the newly – established vaccines and biopharmaceutical industry committee, said the move is part of the kingdom’s push … More Saudi Arabia To Invest $3.4 Bln In Vaccine,Biomedical Drugs Sector

UAE – Romania Joint Committee Examines Enhancing Cooperation Between Both Countries

ABU DHABI, UAE – The United Arab Emirates hosted the second UAE – Romania Joint Committee at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Abu Dhabi. The meeting was co – chaired by Ahmed Al Sayegh, Minister of State and Bogdan Aurescu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania. A number of senior officials … More UAE – Romania Joint Committee Examines Enhancing Cooperation Between Both Countries

DP World, PCFC To Modernise Romania’s Constanta Port With New RO – RO Terminal

ABU DHABI – The Romanian government has signed an agreement with Dubai’s Ports, Customs and Free Zone Cooperation (PCFC) and DP World to develop new infrastructure at the Port of Constanta. The agreement with the Dubai entities will help modernise and turn the Port of Constanta into one of the Black Sea’s most important cargo … More DP World, PCFC To Modernise Romania’s Constanta Port With New RO – RO Terminal