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OIC condemns Paris car attack targeting soldiers

Jeddah (IINA) – The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the car attack that targeted a group of soldiers in the suburb of Paris on Wednesday.OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen expressed the…

OIC condemns Paris car attack targeting soldiers

Jeddah (IINA) – The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the car attack that targeted a group of soldiers in the suburb of Paris on Wednesday.OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen expressed the…

OIC condemns Paris car attack targeting soldiers

Jeddah (IINA) – The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the car attack that targeted a group of soldiers in the suburb of Paris on Wednesday.OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen expressed the…

KP becoming economic hub due to CPEC: Khattak

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak says the province is becoming a hub of economic activities due to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.Talking to Governor State Bank of Pakistan Tariq Bajwa in Peshawar, he said entrepreneurs are coming…

21 SUSPECTS ARRESTED IN KARACHI, PESHAWAR

Pakistan Rangers Sindh, during raids in different areas of Karachi on Monday, arrested 7 suspects including street criminals, drug peddlers and target killers. According to Rangers spokesperson, weapons and narcotics were also recovered from the arrest…

Guinea seeks IDB support in women empowerment, resources mobilization

Jeddah (IINA) � President of Guinea and Chairman of African Union (AU) Alpha Conde has sought the support of the Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Group in women empowerment, infrastructure development and resource mobilization.

This was made when Conde received a delegation led by Acting President of the IDB Group Dr Ahmet Tiktik at the Royal Guest House in Jeddah. He commended the bank support for Guinea, particularly during the Ebola epidemic crisis.

The government of Guinea is working on several initiatives such as the construction of major bridges, sanitation and agricultural production. We have a program on capacity building for women affected by the Ebola epidemic,” said President Conde.

“We are also organizing a conference on resource mobilization for Guinea in Paris, and we would like IDB to lend its support in attracting donors. he added.

For his part, Ahmet Tiktik assured the Guinean president that the IDB Group has experience in women empowerment. He pointed out that a successful program on women empowerment was done in Palestine, and a similar empowerment program can be initiated to support the women affected by the Ebola epidemic.

Tiktik stated that the IDB will continue with the Arab Coordination Group to help mobilize resources for Guinea. He confirmed the Bank’s intention to deploy more resources to support its member states.

The acting president reviewed the additional opportunities that Guinea could benefit from, such as Arab-African Foreign Trade Bridge initiative, as well as the resources provided by the IDB’s private sector institutions (ICD, ITFC and ICIEC) in favor of the private sector.

Source: International Islamic News Agency

GILGIT BALTISTAN LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY MEETS ON MONDAY

The 19th session of Gilgit Baltistan Legislative Assembly begins in Gilgit on Monday at 10.30 am. The Assembly will discuss three draft bills pertaining to education sector.The Speaker will also administer oath to Javed Hussain who won by-election on…

Forbes: Total market value of top 100 Arab companies reaches $772 billion in 2017

New York (IINA) – The total market value of the top 100 companies in the Arab world reached $772 billion in April 2017, gaining 12 percent than the previous year.Saudi Arabia still dominates the list with 36 companies, followed by Qatar and the UAE wit…