Saturday 2 July 2016
 
»
Tag
 
»
aid

Powers fail to agree new date for Syria peace talks

Major power foreign ministers failed to agree a new date to resume Syrian peace talks at a meeting on Tuesday, and the opposition said it would not come back to Geneva negotiations unless conditions improved on the ground. A pessi

More…

Saudi Arabia signs agreement for $230m aid to Morocco

Saudi Arabia and Morocco have signed an aid agreement worth $230 million, the Moroccan finance ministry said on Wednesday, part of a five-year package of financial assistance extended by wealthy Gulf states. Four Gulf states - Qat

More…

Syria aid deliveries face growing difficulties

The United Nations has voiced concern over stalled aid deliveries to besieged areas in Syria, with convoys delayed or surgical equipment being removed, mainly by government forces.   Jan Egeland, chairman of a ta

More…

Oman Air trims losses, says in need of less govt aid

State carrier Oman Air's losses narrowed last year and it required less financial support from the government as the airline boosted its capacity, chairman Darwish Al Balushi said on Sunday. The fate of the carrier, which has

More…

Saudi suspends $3bn package to Lebanese army

Saudi Arabia has suspended a $3 billion aid package for the Lebanese army to buy French weapons, state news agency SPA reported.   The agency also quoted an official source as saying that the kingdom has also can

More…

UN, aid workers urged to leave rebel-held areas in Yemen

Saudi Arabia, which is leading air strikes against rebels in neighboring Yemen, has warned the United Nations and international aid groups to protect staff by removing them from areas held by Yemen's Houthi rebels, according to a letter th

More…

Turkey delivers aid across Syria border

Aid trucks and ambulances entered Syria from Turkey on Sunday to help tens of thousands of people who have fled an escalating government assault on Aleppo, as air strikes targeted villages on the road linking the city to the Turkish border.

More…

UK, Norway pledge extra $2.9bn for Syrians

Britain and Norway pledged on Thursday to spend an additional $2.9 billion in aid for Syrians by 2020, seeking to build momentum for a donor conference that the UN hopes will raise more than $7 billion for this year alone. With Sy

More…

UK, Norway pledge extra $2.9bn for Syrians

Britain and Norway pledged on Thursday to spend an additional $2.9 billion in aid for Syrians by 2020, seeking to build momentum for a donor conference that the UN hopes will raise more than $7 billion for this year alone. With Sy

More…

UN's humanitarian funding gap in focus

The UAE hosted a high-level United Nations delegation headed by Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon at the launch of a special report on humanitarian aid activities around the world.   Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Mak

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads