A probe into Bahrain's increasing dependence on so-called ‘free visa’ workers is set to be launched by parliament.
More than 60,000 foreign nationals are working illegally in Bahrain, according to the latest Labour
Dutch engineering and construction company Imtech has launched an investigation into the possible violation of export controls and sanctions regulations at its marine services business in the UAE, it said on Tuesday.
Investigators into the AirAsia flight which crashed into the sea off Indonesia are focusing on the timing of the crew's request to climb to a higher altitude to avoid bad weather as a possible factor behind the tragedy, a source close to the
North Korea said US accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony Pictures were "groundless slander" and that it was wanted a joint investigation into the incident with the United States.
An unnamed spokesman
US authorities are investigating London-based Standard Chartered for potential US sanctions violations connected to its banking for Iranian-controlled entities in Dubai, according to people familiar with the probe.
The latest inve
The report into the turbulent bidding process for the rights to host the next two World Cups cannot be made fully public for legal reasons, though excerpts of it may be, Fifa's ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert said.
Saudi Arabian authorities have ordered a probe into a wall collapse incident which claimed the lives of six construction workers in the Makkah region of the kingdom, said a report.
The workers, mostly Indian and Pakistani national
Issues facing expatriate Indians, such as wages and living conditions, will be the focus of a meeting next month.
Indian lawyers in GCC countries including Bahrain will meet India's External Affairs and Overseas Indian Affairs
FIFA ethics committee investigator Michael Garcia has completed his probe into the controversial bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, awarded to Russia and Qatar respectively, and handed in a 350-page report.
Egypt is investigating jailed ex-president Mohamed Mursi in connection with documents that judicial investigators say were leaked to the Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite news channel, said security sources.
Relations between Qatar