Gulf Times - Saudi-led-quartet
Al-Marri meets Pope, conveys the plight of blockade victims

Al-Marri meets Pope, conveys the plight of blockade victims

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee, Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri, has met Pope Francis and conveyed the complaints and sufferings of thousands of victims of the unjust blockade imposed on Qatar by the Saudi-led quartet.

Qatar has contained the effect of siege, grow faster this year: IMF

Qatar has contained the effect of siege, grow faster this year: IMF

Qatar has contained the effect of an unjust siege by the Saudi-led quartet, thus enabling it to grow faster this year and thereby helping the overall Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) to expand faster, according to the IMF (International Monetary Fund).

German union strikes spread to Daimler

German union strikes spread to Daimler

Tens of thousands of German industrial workers downed tools yesterday in support of trade union IG Metall’s demands for a 6% pay rise and a right to the first new cut in weekly working hours since the 1980s.