Category Archives: Business News

OCI condemns terrorist attack in Mali

Jeddah (OIC-UNA) - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the recent terrorist attack in the Timbuktu region, Mali, causing the death of six people.OIC Secretary General Dr. Youssef Al-Othaimeen reaffirmed his unequivocal con...

100 world renowned artists denounce US decision on Jerusalem

Ramallah (OIC-UNA) - One hundred famous actors, musicians, writers and filmmakers from around the world denounced on Monday U.S. President Donald Trump's decision recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.In a letter sent to The Guardian newspaper...

After Jerusalem outcry, Trump dangles Mideast peace plan

Washington - When President Donald Trump told the Palestinian president of his intention to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, he assured him a peace plan being put together would please the Palestinians, officials said, an apparent effort to li...

Islamic coalition agrees to boost military capabilities against threats

Top defense officials from the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) on Sunday agreed to boost its military capabilities to dismantle terrorist organizations.At a high-profile conference in Riyadh, the defense ministers also agreed to st...

Islamic coalition agrees to boost military capabilities against threats

Top defense officials from the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) on Sunday agreed to boost its military capabilities to dismantle terrorist organizations.At a high-profile conference in Riyadh, the defense ministers also agreed to st...

Commemoration of ECO Day 2017

A diplomatic reception and photo and cultural exhibition of ECO Member Countries was held at the Foreign Ministry today to celebrate ECO Day 2017. ECO Day is celebrated on the date of the adoption of the "Protocol amending the

Riyadh to host first meeting of IMCTC defense ministers tomorrow

The Saudi capital Riyadh will host Sunday the first meeting of defense ministers of the 41-nation Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) to discuss ways to confront terrorism and terrorist organizations on various military, intellectual, ...

ISF participates in board meeting of Islamic University of Uganda

Jeddah - The OIC Islamic Solidarity Fund (ISF) participated in the 29th Session of the Board of Trustees of the Islamic University of Uganda (IUIU) held on November 9-11, chaired by Dr. Abdul Aziz Al-Sibail.Board members like Ambassador Mohammad Naim

OIC-IPHRC to hold session on ‘Importance of Cultural Diversity in promotion and protection of human rights’

Jeddah The OIC's Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) will hold its 12th Regular Session and Thematic Debate on 'Importance of Cultural Diversity in the promotion and protection of human rights' at its headquarters from November 19 to ...

Turkish police in Ankara arrest 101 Daesh suspects

A total of 101 Daesh terror suspects were arrested in Ankara on Thursday, according to police sources.Ankara Police Department's anti-terrorism branch launched an operation with the participation of 1,500 officers after arrest warrants were issued for ...