“Iran did it, it cannot cover its tracks”

“Iran did it, it cannot cover its tracks”

$OIL, $USO The United Arab Emirates’ Top diplomat says evidence his country possesses indicates that recent attacks against Crude Oil tankers inside UAE waters were “state-sponsored.” Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan did not name the state, but said his country wants to work with other nations to prevent a further escalation of […]

Qatar Signs $12-B Deal to Buy F-15 Jets from US

Qatar Signs $12-B Deal to Buy F-15 Jets from US

Qatar Signs $12-B Deal to Buy F-15 Jets from US $BA Qatar’s Ministry of Defense said Wednesday the country signed a deal to buy F-15 fighter jets from the United States for $12-B. The deal was completed despite the Gulf country being criticized recently by US President Donald Trump for supporting terrorism. US Defense Secretary […]

Arabs Cheer Donald Trump

Arabs Cheer Donald Trump

Arabs Cheer Donald Trump Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, has said that the contents of U.S. President Donald Trump’s speech before the Arab-Islamic-American Summit included key indicators of U.S. policy toward the Middle East and the horizon of cooperation between the United States and the Arab and Islamic worlds to confront […]

US President Trump Understands the GCC Region and Iran

US President Trump Understands the GCC Region and Iran

US President Trump Understands the GCC Region and Iran Gulf monarchies say Barack Hussein Obama did not do enough to tackle perceived meddling by Iran in Bahrain Bahrain’s foreign minister said this week that US President Donald Trump understood the region and the threats posed by their common adversary Iran better than Barack Obama. Speaking […]

Barack Hussein Obama has a “genocidal hostility toward Israel.”

Barack Hussein Obama has a “genocidal hostility toward Israel.”

Barack Hussein Obama has a “genocidal hostility toward Israel.” Obama’s Middle East policy: “Praise Islam, ignore Christians, blame Jews.” —  Joan Swirsky After watching all the pomp and circumstance of the Presidential Inauguration of January 20, 2009, I remember turning to my husband Steve and saying: “The sole mission of Barack Obama and his henchmen is […]

The Boardroom is Different in the Gulf Countries

The Boardroom is Different in the Gulf Countries

The Boardroom is Different in the Gulf Countries GCC boards do not necessarily stick to international corporate governance standards There are 2 ways to look at the gap between where most corporate boardrooms (boards) are in the Gulf today and where the current international best practices for corporate governance are considered to be. One implies […]