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Kuwait seeks to calm Philippines crisis over workers

01 May, 2018

Kuwaiti officials have appealed for calming of the crisis with the Philippines over treatment of migrant workers.

Building militaries in fragile states: Comparing US and Iran

30 April, 2018

Comment: In comparison to Iran's remarkably successful record of building militaries and their associated states, the US has little to show, writes Robert Springborg.

Ban on Filipino workers to Kuwait now permanent: Duterte

30 April, 2018

The row between Kuwait and the Philippines escalated further as President Duterte announced that Filipinos are now permanently banned from travelling to the Gulf state for work.

UN team heads to Bangladesh to meet Rohingya

29 April, 2018

A team from the UN Security Council will be interviewing Rohingya refugees who fled Myanmar in one of the world's worst refugee crisis.

Duterte tells Filipino workers in Kuwait to 'come home'

29 April, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to lay out his country's stance on its row with Kuwait on Sunday, after reiterating a call for Filipino workers to return home.

Two princes in a hurry shake up the Gulf

27 April, 2018

Comment: In UAE and Saudi Arabia, two princes are driving a geopolitical shake up. But do they share a common strategy? ask Anne Gadel and Mourad el-Bouanani.

UAE, Chinese firms granted oil exploration permits in Iraq

26 April, 2018

Iraq's oil ministry said Thursday it has granted licences to explore oil blocs in zones bordering Iran for the first time in half a century.

Philippines demands explanation as Kuwait expels envoy

26 April, 2018

The two nations had been working to resolve differences sparked by the murder of a Philippine maid, whose body was found stuffed in her employer's freezer in Kuwait.

Tears and trophies: This week in Middle East football

25 April, 2018

Football clubs in the Middle East are winding down after a grueling 2017-18 campaign, with some surprise teams among the familiar names lifting regional league trophies.

Philippines apologises to Kuwait for 'rescuing' distressed domestic workers

25 April, 2018

The Philippines' top diplomat apologised to Kuwait after videos emerged of embassy staff helping Filipinos flee from allegedly abusive employers in the Gulf state.

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