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Long-Term Contrarian Profits In The Middle East Market Indices (Value Walk)

Long-Term Contrarian Profits In The Middle East Market Indices Omar Khlaif Gharaibeh AL albayt University July 30, 2015 Research Journal of Finance and Accounting, Vol. 6, No. 16, 2015 Abstract: This paper examines whether there is an existence of a long-term contrarian profits at the Middle East (ME) market indices. This paper shows strong evidence for…

Colombia's Foreign Minister Starts Working Visit to Algeria (allAfrica.com)

Colombia’s Minister of External Relations Maria Angela Holguin started on Saturday a working visit to Algeria at the invitation of Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra. The Colombian minister has been welcomed at Houari Boumediene international airport by Lamamra. This visit “is is an opportunity for the two countries to…

An African Conference of Islamic Finance in Djibouti (allAfrica.com)

President Ismail Omar Guelleh opened the 4th African Conference of Islamic Finance in Djibouti on Wednesday (November 4). The Conference organized by the Central Bank of Djibouti was attended by Prime Minister Abdoulkader Kamil and other senior officials, members of the National Assembly and international experts. The two day meeting examined ways to promote economic exchanges…

Foundation of Blue Alliance Shipping; ACC and Swiss Shipping Line Announce Joint Venture Company to Strengthen US-Based RoRo Service (PR Newswire)

Swiss Shipping Line and Africa Car Carrier announce the starting up of their joint venture company under the name “Blue Alliance Shipping”. BEIRUT, Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Swiss Shipping Line and Africa Car Carrier announce the starting up of their joint venture company under the name “Blue Alliance Shipping.” Blue Alliance Shipping pools resources and…

Start-up Middle East (Al Jazeera)

Nearly five years after revolutionary zeal swept the Arab world, life in the region has normalised. Yet, it is far from normal: civil war rages in Syria, generals rather than democrats rule Egypt, and violence divides Libya. Economies throughout the region have struggled to grow. To stem the negative tide, many across the Middle East have…

Russia in the Middle East (Al-Ahram Weekly (Egypt))

Regardless of the change in its ideology and political system, Russia’s foreign policy in general, and in the Middle East in particular, is a continuation of Soviet policy, asserting Russia’s role as a major power with strategic interests in the region. When President Vladimir Putin assumed power in 2000, he was determined to rebuild the Russian…

"Middle East Christian Committee" Advocate at the UN for Yezidis and Christians Facing Genocide (PR Newswire)

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Ten leaders representing member organizations of the Middle East Christian Committee (MEHCRIC), recently met with the United Nations permanent missions of Russia, France, and the US, and with Ambassador Terje Roed-Larsen to advocate for Yezidis and Christians, many of whom are undergoing genocide in Iraq and Syria at the hands…