Middle East

  • SSO Ordered to Cede Excess Shares in Refah Bank

    The Majlis on Tuesday obliged the Social Security Organization to sell part of its shares in its affiliated lender, Refah Bank, so that the shares don’t exceed the ceiling set by the Central Bank of…

  • Big Oil Earnings Battered By Virus

    ig Oil emerged from first-quarter earnings battered and bruised, but things are only going to get uglier. Major oil and gas producers from Norway to the US saw profit plunge in the opening three months…

  • World Migratory Bird Day: birds connect our world

    World Migratory Bird Day was celebrated worldwide on May 9, under the theme “Birds Connect Our World”. First held in 2006, World Migratory Bird Day is celebrated on two peak days each year (the second…

  • Mouteh, Zarshouran Gold Output Hit 1,139 Kg

    Mouteh and Zarshouran gold mines produced a total of 1,139 kilograms of gold ingots in the last Iranian year that ended on March 19, 2020. According to Omid Emami, an official with the Iranian Mines…