Port Of Salalah Posts Strong Volumes Despite Stiff Rivalry In Global Transhipment Market

Port of Salalah achieved strong volume growth at both its container and general cargo terminals during the first half of 2016, despite stiff competition in the global transshipment market.

The port's container terminal handled 1.58mn TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) during …

Douma: Historical conference to shed light on village’s importance during Ottoman epoch

Written by Rima Youssef

Translated by Assaad Maalouf

When history speaks, the present listens. One who doesn't have roots has no present, as memories are THE key to the future. And history did not fail to underline beautiful words about …

INDONESIAN WOMAN ASKED TO LODGE COMPLAINT WITH MALAYSIAN CONSULATE IN MEDAN OVER ALLEGATIONS

JAKARTA, -- The Malaysian embassy here is urging an Indonesian woman, known as Sri Dewi Sulistina, to make an official complaint over alleged mistreatment by Immigration officers at KLIA2 in Sepang and prevented from entering Malaysia without any valid reason. …

2 Muslim Women Use Social Media to Empower Others in Unconventional Sports

WASHINGTON - Muslim women Kulsoom Abdullah and Mariam Shareefy both found a sense of accomplishment by being involved in sports and are now helping to empower other women.

Abdullah, 38, who comes from a very conservative area of Pakistan, became …

Muslim Woman Prevails in Changing Weightlifting Dress Code

Kulsoom Abdullah, 38, who comes from a very conservative area of Pakistan, became interested in recreational weightlifting in her early 20s.

She qualified to compete in a USA Weightlifting national competition in 2010 but chose not to because she was …

MALAYSIA: CRANE HOOK CRUSHES WOMAN TO DEATH

KUALA LUMPUR, -- A 24-year-old woman was killed when a crane hook fell on her car during a traffic jam at Jalan Raja Chulan here yesterday.

In the 7.20pm incident at a construction site near Pavilion, the lifting hook was …