Day: December 19, 2020

النيجيريون يتطلعون إلى برامج الحصول على الجنسية الثانية عن طريق الاستثمار لتوسيع الوصول إلى الأعمال

December 19, 2020

لندن, 19 ديسمبر / كانون أول 2020 /PRNewswire/ — على مدار العام الماضي، كانت هناك زيادة حادة في عدد النيجيريين الأثرياء الذين حصلوا على جنسية مزدوجة من دول منطقة البحر الكاريبي لممارسة الأعمال التجارية بشكل أكثر فعالية على نطاق عالمي.  في حين أن برامج الجنسية عن طريق الاستثمار ظلت لعقود خيارًا قابلاً للتطبيق بالنسبة إلى الأفارقة، […]

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Erdogan speaks with Croat member of Bosnian Presidency

December 19, 2020

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday spoke over the phone with Zeljko Komsic, the Croat member of the tripartite presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.   The two leaders discussed ways to boost bilateral relations and regional issues, according to a statement from Turkey’s Communications Directorate.   Turkey will provide all necessary support for the […]

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Turkish, German leaders hold video talk

December 19, 2020

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a video conference on Friday discussed bilateral ties and Turkey-EU relations.   “Turkey wants to open a new page in relations with the EU,” Erdogan said, according to a statement from Turkey’s Communications Directorate.   He thanked Merkel for her constructive contribution and efforts […]

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Poorer nations to get vaccines in 1st half of 2021: UN

December 19, 2020

While some wealthy nations have already started COVID-19 vaccination jabs, poorer countries will only get theirs in the first half of next year, the World Health Organization’s chief said Friday.   WHO Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus spoke at an online global gathering to promote an initiative to deliver 1.3 billion doses of approved vaccines next year […]

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Israeli settler opens fire on Palestinians

December 19, 2020

A Jewish settler on Friday opened fire on Palestinians protesting against illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, footage shot by Anadolu Agency shows.   Clashes erupted Friday between Palestinians and Jewish settlers during a demonstration in al-Mughayyir village in Ramallah.   Anadolu Agency cameraman Hisham Abu Shakra recorded footage of a settler who […]

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US: Biden to get Pfizer’s COVID vaccine on Monday

December 19, 2020

US President-elect Joe Biden and first lady-elect Jill Biden will publicly receive Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine next week, the transition team announced Friday.   Speaking on a conference call with reporters, Spokeswoman Jen Psaki reportedly said Vice President-elect Kamala Harris and her husband, Doug Emhoff, would receive the vaccine the following week.   The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine […]

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UK: COVID-19 deaths, cases on rise before Christmas

December 19, 2020

The death toll in the UK from COVID-19 has risen by 4.4% in the past week, according to data released by health authorities Friday.   The number of those who died within 28 days of positive tests was recorded as 489 to bring the toll to over 3,000 in a week.   The number of […]

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Turkish football body caught in broadcasting rights row

December 19, 2020

Turkish Super Lig broadcaster Digiturk has not paid its mandatory dues for the 2020-2021 football season, the Turkish Football Federation said on Friday.   The football body’s statement came after Digiturk earlier in the day said it has paid the broadcasting rights fee for this season.   “Digiturk beIN MEDIA GROUP did not make the […]

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