Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs has made preparations for women to participate in the third municipal elections next year, said a report.
“Women have the right to contest the elections just like
Oil prices are expected to fall slightly over the next year as high production feeds softening demand at a time of slowing global economic growth, a Reuters poll shows.
Reuters' monthly oil price survey of 29 analysts forecast
Popular Egyptian leftist politician and former presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabahy said he is confident a coalition of leftist groups he is working to unite will be strong enough to defeat Islamists and win a parliament major
Central bank cash filtering through financial markets will nudge global stocks higher between now and year-end, showed a Reuters poll, with gains in the first half of next year likely to be more modest.
Since last year's disas
Analysts have raised their oil price forecasts for this year and 2013 due to supply concerns and to expectations for a further round of monetary policy stimulus, which could improve prospects for economic growth, a Reuters poll found.
An increasing number of analysts see oil prices averaging below $100 a barrel over the next two years as doubts about medium-term economic growth outweigh concerns about oil supplies, a Reuters poll found.
Twelve of 31 respondents in the m
Libya has postponed its landmark election for a constitutional assembly to July 7 because of technical and logistical issues, the head of the electoral commission said on Sunday.
The vote was originally scheduled for June 19.