Jared Kushner Visiting Israel, Saudi Arabia, Egypt to Push Middle East Peace Plan

Kushner is not scheduled to meet Palestinian officials because they "made it clear they don’t want to meet the peace team," a U.S. official said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 13th, 2018

Kushner Pushes Peace Plan on Middle East Tour

The president’s son-in-law wrapped up a Middle East tour to raise support for an Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, a swing that included his first meeting with the Saudi crown prince since the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 1st, 2019

Israel, Gulf States Commend Kushner"s Peace Effort

Jared Kushner said that a show of unity among Israeli and Arab officials at a U.S.-backed conference in Warsaw made him feel optimistic about prospects for peace in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 15th, 2019

Saudi Arabia’s King Pushes for Peace in the Middle East

Saudi Arabia’s King Pushes for Peace in the Middle East Saudi Arabia has reassured Arab allies it will not endorse any Middle East peace plan that fails to address Jerusalem’s status o.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 4th, 2018

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed gets the royal treatment on tour of Middle East

Bandar Algaloud / Courtesy of Saudi Royal Court / Handout via REUTERS Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Egypt on Monday, the third leg of his first trip abroad since the murder of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 27th, 2018

Kushner"s Middle East peace plan is a disaster waiting to happen

Business Insider Kobi Gideon/Courtesy of Government Press Office/Handout via Reuter.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 30th, 2018

Project Syndicate: The politics of the Middle East aren’t just about religion any more

From Saudi Arabia to Israel to Iraq, religion is increasingly being superseded by strategic and security interests in shaping regional affairs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 21st, 2018

Jared Kushner"s Gaza Plan Rejected by Palestinians As He Travels to Middle East

Why Kushner's diplomatic efforts in the Mideast will likely fall flat......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 19th, 2018

Jared Kushner is Finalizing President Trump’s Mid-East Peace Plan

Jared Kushner is Finalizing President Trump’s Mid-East Peace Plan The Trump White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is completing the Administration’s peace plan and weighs releasing it to the public, according to reports received Sund.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 13th, 2018

Citigroup sees Saudi, UAE as top Mideast markets for deals this year: executive

Citigroup expects the majority of investment banking opportunities in the Middle East to come from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates this year, said Miguel Azevedo, Citigroup's head of investment banking, Middle East and Africa......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

Israel Re-establishes Ties With Chad in Bid to Project Clout

Israel and Chad have re-established diplomatic ties as part of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s push to project his country’s clout in the Middle East and Africa......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 21st, 2019

On Women’s Rights, Uneven Progress in the Middle East

When Saudi Arabia finally allowed women to drive in June 2018, pioneers hit the roads and celebrated the end of a notorious restriction on the freedom of half the country’s population. At the same time, rights campaigners were drawing attention t.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 11th, 2019

U.S. Envoy Meets Taliban Officials in Push for Peace

The Trump administration sought to breathe momentum into its bid to end the war in Afghanistan, as a U.S. special envoy met with representatives of the Taliban, Saudi Arabia, the U.A.E. and Pakistan on a road map for talks......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 18th, 2018

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump's response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signaled new skepticism from Capitol Hill toward the longtime Middle East ally......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 14th, 2018

Mattis Says Khashoggi Killing Could Destabilize Middle East

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said any role Saudi Arabia played in a journalist’s killing could destabilize the Persian Gulf region and beyond......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 28th, 2018

Asia stocks struggle as global woes persist, oil near two-month lows

Asian stocks edged lower on Wednesday as concerns, ranging from worries about U.S. corporate earnings to Middle East tensions, weighed on sentiment while crude oil approached two-month lows after Saudi Arabia flagged possible supply increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2018

Hurd, asked about Saudi Arabia, says "we will have a data center in Middle East"

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 23rd, 2018

Egyptian Police Arrest Author For Book On Economy Before Raiding The Publisher

Aside from Saudi Arabia, the other long forgotten about Middle East autocratic ally of the United States known for arresting journalists, authors and activists is Presiden.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 23rd, 2018

Trump, Saudis Escalate Threats Over Disappearance of Saudi Journalist

The White House and Saudi Arabia traded sharp words over the suspected killing of a dissident Saudi journalist as the case tests the Trump administration efforts to make the kingdom the linchpin of its Middle East policy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 14th, 2018

Is Saudi Arabia The Middle East"s Next Failed State?

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Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 5th, 2018

An Unlikely Victim of Saudi Arabia"s Dispute With Qatar: TV Rights

A satellite network popular in Saudi Arabia is delivering without permission sporting events from around the world, undermining a multibillion-dollar television industry in the Middle East......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 6th, 2018