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Lebanon: Time for a regional EU strategy

Lebanon: Time for a regional EU strategy

The Mediterranean region: America’s presence is fading, while China is investing heavily in the region (Photo above: Flavius Belisarius) with at its southeastern shore Lebanon: Time for a regional EU strategy. By Shada Islam and Cleopatra Kitti from Brussels The...
Mideast most optimistic about post-COVID recovery

Mideast most optimistic about post-COVID recovery

Despite that for most, the long road to economic recovery following the Coronavirus pandemic may take a prolonged time and more effort than initially thought. Here is YouGov saying that the Mideast most optimistic about post-COVID recovery. MANAMA, 5 August 2020 The...
How Space Exploration can Benefit Small Nations

How Space Exploration can Benefit Small Nations

UAE Mars mission: extraordinary feat shows how space exploration can benefit small nations by Ine Steenmans, UCL and Neil Morisetti, UCL The United Arab Emirates (UAE) successfully launched its Mars mission dubbed “Al Amal”, or “Hope”, from the Tanegashima Space...
Where does MENA stand with digital skills?

Where does MENA stand with digital skills?

The World Bank’s question in its Starting line — Where does MENA stand with digital skills? is answered by Andreas Blom, Nicole Goldin, Mariam Nusrat as follows. July 14, 2020 The key to success in this changing landscape is a digital skills revolution. (Photo...
United Arab Emirates plans a space mission to Mars

United Arab Emirates plans a space mission to Mars

Diwan, Middle East from Carnegie informs that The United Arab Emirates plans a space mission to Mars this week, bolstering the country’s regional power status as follows. The UAE is not only the first Arab country to deliver safe, clean and peaceful nuclear energy...