US-Iran: Pentagon has a plan to send 10,000 troops to Middle East – Vox.com

US-Iran: Pentagon has a plan to send 10,000 troops to Middle East – Vox.com

The United States might ratchet up tensions with Iran by sending thousands of troops to the Middle East — a sign that the Trump administration may be preparing for a serious fight. According to multiple reports, the Pentagon will brief Trump administration officials Thursday on a plan to increase America’s troop presence in the region. […]

Morocco committee calls on Germany to reverse anti-BDS decision – Middle East Monitor

Morocco committee calls on Germany to reverse anti-BDS decision – Middle East Monitor

The Moroccan Committee to Support National Causes yesterday called on the German to reverse a resolution that classed the boycott movement against Israel “anti-Semitic”. In a statement, the committee said the German decision disrespects the UN resolutions, which considered “the Israeli colonial settlements a war crime”, and contradicts international law, the European Union’s positions and […]

Middle East Electronic Security (Monitoring and Surveillance & Restricted Entry System) Market Outlook to 2022 – PRNewswire

Middle East Electronic Security (Monitoring and Surveillance & Restricted Entry System) Market Outlook to 2022 – PRNewswire

DUBLIN, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The “Middle East Electronic Security Market Outlook to 2022” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Electronic security industry in Middle East region is still in the growth stage and has registered positive a five year CAGR of during 2012-2017. The market size increased to almost USD 1 Billion. […]

UNRWA's financial deficit reaches $200m – Middle East Monitor – Middle East Monitor

UNRWA's financial deficit reaches $200m – Middle East Monitor – Middle East Monitor

UNRWA’s budget deficient now stands at $200 million, Commissioner-General Pierre Krahenbuhl revealed today. “The current budget deficit of the Agency’s budget is about $200 million,” Krahenbuhl said during a press conference at the agency’s regional headquarters in Gaza City. “We know that we will be subjected to many attacks and criticism, but we will continue […]

Displaced in Musrara – The Jerusalem Post

Displaced in Musrara – The Jerusalem Post

Ever wanted to be in someone else’s shoes – naturally in a figurative, rather than an actual footwear sense? Daniel González feels it might be a good idea to try putting ourselves in the other’s place, and that there are all sorts of added value benefits to be had from the exercise.   González will […]

Plans underway to renovate all Sheraton hotels in Middle East – Gulf News

Plans underway to renovate all Sheraton hotels in Middle East – Gulf News

A Sheraton hotel in Dubai. Sheraton is one of largest brands within the combined Marriott International and Starwood portfolio. Image Credit: Gulf News Archives Dubai: Since its $13.6 billion (Dh49.95 billion) acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts in 2016, Marriott International has primarily focused on two things: The introduction of its new loyalty programme, and […]