Valeritas Signs Exclusive Middle East Distribution Agreement with Julphar

Valeritas Signs Exclusive Middle East Distribution Agreement with Julphar

– V-Go distribution deals now span 14 countries and territories – BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Valeritas Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLRX), a medical technology company, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Julphar, one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in the Middle East and Africa, for the commercialization of its V-Go Wearable […]

Libya leaders arrive in Italy for peace talks

Libya leaders arrive in Italy for peace talks

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte (L) meets with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj (R) for peace talks in Palermo (Reuters) The rulers of Libya’s rival east and west gathered at a summit for the first time in more than five months on Monday, a week after the United Nations buried plans to hold an election […]

News Analysis: Is Oman the new luxury destination in the Middle East?

News Analysis: Is Oman the new luxury destination in the Middle East?

Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara 2018 has been the year of luxury openings in Oman. The country has seen the Ritz-Carlton Al Bustan Palace reopen its doors and the debut of the luxury Kempinski brand. It will soon see the launch of the first W-branded hotel in the country on February 1, 2019 and […]

Khashoggi's fiancee calls for worldwide funeral prayers on Friday

Khashoggi's fiancee calls for worldwide funeral prayers on Friday

Cengiz had waited for Khashoggi outside the Istanbul consulate which he had entered to obtain papers necessary to marry her (Reuters) Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee Hatice Cengiz called on Sunday for Muslims across the world to say funeral prayers for the murdered journalist in all mosques this Friday. Cengiz especially called for the Janazah prayer to […]

Cartier honors its historical ties to Middle East

Cartier honors its historical ties to Middle East

Cartier hosted an exclusive evening on Thursday specially tailored for its clients who flew in from around the region to attend the Cartier Mirage, a one-of-a-kind event inspired by the maison’s long-standing relationship with the Middle East. In 1912, one of the sons of the maison’s founder, Jacques Cartier, journeyed to the Gulf, which at […]

Jamal Khashoggi could be alive, says former Dubai Police Chief

Jamal Khashoggi could be alive, says former Dubai Police Chief

Former Chief of Dubai Police Dahi Khalfan said on Friday that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi could still be alive. Khalfan wrote on Twitter: “As long as his body has not been found, his DNA has not been found and his family has not arranged a funeral, it seems that Khashoggi could be alive”. READ: Turkey […]

Book explores mobile media disruption in Middle East

Book explores mobile media disruption in Middle East

How mobile media are changing the communication landscape in the Middle East is explored in a new book published under a research grant at Northwestern University in Qatar ( NU-Q). The book, Mobile Disruptions in the Middle East, co-authored by John V Pavlik, Everette E Dennis, Rachel Davis Mersey and Justin Gengler and published by […]

Experience the Flavors of the Middle East In Franconia Nov. 10

Experience the Flavors of the Middle East In Franconia Nov. 10

Exotic middle eastern flavors will be on the menu when Neskaya Movement Arts Center in Franconia celebrates the food and dance of that culture Saturday, Nov. 10. Neskaya will offer a day of activities from which participants can pick and mix as they choose. Christina Hammarburg of Bethlehem will offer a Belly Dance workshop from […]

In Africa and Middle East, researchers examine links between environment and health

In Africa and Middle East, researchers examine links between environment and health

November 8, 2018 – Dust storms in Kuwait. Tourism in Tunisia. Air pollution in Uganda. Three different countries facing three different challenges. A common thread? Harvard T.H. Chan School researchers working in each setting to understand how environmental factors are impacting the health of the people who live and work in these regions. At a […]

History professor to give presentation on WWI and the Middle East

History professor to give presentation on WWI and the Middle East

“The Great War and the Middle East” will be presented by Joseph Stuart at 2 p.m. Sunday at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum in Bismarck. Stuart, an associate professor of history at University of Mary, will continue his conversation on the “Perspectives on the Legacy of World War I” by relating some […]