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The President of the United States is in good health despite “Covid”

The President of the United States is in good health despite “Covid”

The personal doctor of the US President, Joe Biden, announced Monday that the latter is still infected with the “Covid” epidemic, but he is in good health and continues to run the country’s affairs from the White House. And Kevin O'Connor said in a message released by the presidency that the 79-year-old Democratic president remains in quarantine "out of the interest of protecting" those around him. And Joe Biden’s test result was positive on July 21 with “mild symptoms,” and he was released from quarantine on Wednesday after his test result came back negative. But the result of his examination…
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Mutandis improves its consolidated revenue by 48% in H1-2022

Mutandis improves its consolidated revenue by 48% in H1-2022

The brand accelerator, Mutandis, achieved a consolidated turnover (CA) of 1.02 billion dirhams (MMDH) in the first half of 2022, up 48% compared to the same period a year earlier. At constant scope (excluding Season), sales increased by 14% to 786 million dirhams (MDH), driven mainly by volumes in almost all of Mutandis' categories, said a press release from the company. At retail, detergent sales increased by 12% to 329 MDH, while those of seafood products and food bottles increased respectively by 27% to 254 MDH and 8% to 167 MDH, specifying the same source. Similarly, Mutandis informs that in…
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In California, the largest fire of the year progresses

In California, the largest fire of the year progresses

A fire, the largest of the year in California, progressed on Sunday through the arid regions of the American western state, fanned by strong winds, destroying houses and forcing thousands of people to evacuate their homes, according to the authorities. The blaze, dubbed “McKinney,” destroyed more than 20,638 acres of the Klamath National Forest near the northern California town of Yreka, fire agency CalFire said. It is the largest wildfire since the start of the year in California, which has already been hit by several other fires this summer. State Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency on Saturday,…
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Elon Musk plans to fight back against Twitter

Elon Musk plans to fight back against Twitter

Elon Musk, who is being sued by Twitter in US courts for reneging on his commitment to acquiring the social network, counterattacked on Friday by filing a complaint against Twitter in a Delaware court, according to a legal document. This complaint filed in a 164-page document in a “confidential” manner is not yet accessible to the public, according to an opinion from the Delaware Court of Chancery, a court specializing in business law, in charge of the file. It is expected to be made public soon, however, with court rules requiring Mr Musk to submit a public version of it,…
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In Iraq, Influential leader Moqtada Sadr calls for broader protest.

In Iraq, Influential leader Moqtada Sadr calls for broader protest.

Influential Shia leader Moqtada Sadr on Sunday called for a broader protest in Iraq and support for protesters occupying parliament, offering no signs of de-escalation in a country mired in crisis. On Saturday, for the second time in less than a week, thousands of supporters of Moqtada Sadr invaded the seat of parliament in Baghdad's ultra-secure Green Zone to protest against a candidate for prime minister proposed by their opponents. On the second day of the sit-in, the demonstrators seem determined to stay in Parliament, having taken mattresses and blankets there. Volunteers distributed hot meals and swept up the piles…
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Ukraine resumes grain exports from 3 ports

Ukraine resumes grain exports from 3 ports

The Ukrainian Navy announced today, Wednesday, that the three ports dedicated to the export of grain from the country "have resumed work, although efforts remain to be made to ensure the safety of convoys." And through the “Telegram” application, the Ukrainian Navy added: “Within the framework of signing an agreement on opening the Ukrainian ports for the export of grain, the ports of Odesa, Chornomorsk and Yuzhny (Bevdny) have resumed work.”
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Algeria retracts a banking decision against Spain

Algeria retracts a banking decision against Spain

The Professional Association of Banks and Financial Institutions (ABEF), a major banking organization in Algeria, announced the “lifting of restrictions on banking operations related to foreign trade with Spain.” The Algerian banking entity said in a statement, in reference to the decision to suspend banking transactions for goods and services to and from Spain issued on June 9, 2022: “After evaluating the instructions outlined in this letter, and in consultation with the affected foreign trade agents, the mentioned precautionary measures are no longer necessary.” For its part, the Bank of Algeria issued another statement in which it clarified that “for…
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Saudi Arabia has arrested 78 people in 6 ministries.

Saudi Arabia has arrested 78 people in 6 ministries.

The Saudi Control and Anti-Corruption Authority "Nazaha" announced that it had arrested 78 people in 6 ministries, including the Ministries of Interior and Defense, for their involvement in corruption, bribery and money laundering crimes. In a statement issued by it, today, Saturday, the Supervisory Authority stated that "the supervision rounds amounted to 3,207 rounds, while the total number of investigations reached 116, while the number of detainees reached 78 people, including those who were released on bail." The watchdog pointed out that the tours included the ministries of Defense, Interior, Health, Justice, Education, Municipal and Rural Affairs, and Housing. The…
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The Canadian government warns against travelling to Morocco.

The Canadian government warns against travelling to Morocco.

The official website of the Canadian government published a warning to all Canadian citizens wishing to travel to a number of countries, including Morocco, as of July 22, 2022. The site marked the degree of warning against travel to Morocco in yellow, which indicates that there are some security concerns, while the situation can change quickly; The traveller should be very careful at all times, and obtain information from the local media, following the instructions of the local authorities. Regarding local risks, the site raises the warning to a red degree, so that the government says that it is best…
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Ukrainian cereals: according to Ankara, the first ship could leave on Monday

Ukrainian cereals: according to Ankara, the first ship could leave on Monday

Turkey's presidential spokesman said on Sunday there is "a high probability" that a first ship carrying Ukrainian grain could leave the port of Odesa, Ukraine, on Monday morning, under the terms of an agreement found July 22 with Russia. “There is a strong probability that a first boat could leave tomorrow morning if everything is settled by this evening,” said Ibrahim Kalin, during an interview with the private channel Kanal 7. Mr Kalin, however, clarified that there are still “one or two subjects to be settled in the negotiations with the Russians”. “Preparations have reached a point that would allow…
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