A British man forced to sell all his belongings and live rough for a year under a travel ban says he is facing a much brighter New Year after landing a new job.
The former marketing manager, 50, is prohibited from leaving Bahrain
Gold reversed earlier losses on Thursday as investors pulled bearish bets ahead of a Comex option expiry and awaited US jobs data later in the day to help gauge the outlook for the Federal Reserve's stimulus measures.
The Dubai Executive Council has approved a part-time work system, which will be adopted by all departments of the government of Dubai, said a news report.
The new work system, a voluntary choice for individuals, is aimed at improving the s
Offenders in Bahrain are to be put to work as an alternative to jail or fines. Judges can now impose community service orders on offenders sentenced to three months or less in jail, or instead of fines.
They will work for BD5 an hour - but