Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said he would travel shortly to seek support for his push for a summit between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and non-Opec producers on lower oil prices.
Gulf oil ministers are due to meet this week in Qatar for an annual meeting, in the first gathering by the heavyweight crude producers since the latest slide in oil prices.
But while the price drop is not on th
Saudi King Salman will meet with US President Barack Obama in Washington on Friday to seek more support in countering Iran, as the Obama administration aims to use the visit to shore up relations after a period of tensions.
A marked escalation in Syria's conflict including intensified fighting near Damascus this month could be a sign the warring sides are trying to strengthen their bargaining positions in case a flurry of diplomacy leads to negotiations.
Saudi and Russian foreign ministers, Adel Al Jubeir and Sergei Lavrov, will meet in Moscow on Tuesday to discuss global energy markets and the Middle East crisis, including the war in Syria and the threat of Islamic State, Russia's foreign
Female pilots from across the Middle East and around the world will meet in Jordan this September.
The annual get-together, which was held in Bahrain last year, is being organised by the Arabian section of the 99’s Internati
Fifa will meet its leading commercial partners next month after three of them increased pressure for major reforms to soccer's governing body following a series of corruption scandals.
Fifa Secretary General Jerome Valcke said
US President Barack Obama will meet with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir at the White House today (July 17) in his first meeting with a key ally following the Iran nuclear deal, a White House official said on Thursday.
Opposition activists and politicians in Bahrain have come under fire for allegedly ignoring the rights of women during a major UN meeting in Geneva.
Several are taking part in events on the sidelines of the 29th session of
The UAE is set to host the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to Ramsar Convention on Wetlands in Dubai in 2018.
The General Secretariat of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands made the announcement during a pl