Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, which have long lured foreign workers with the promise of a tax-free lifestyle, plan to impose a 5% tax next year on most goods and services to boost revenue after oil prices collapsed three years ago.
Wed, 27 Dec, 2017
When Ireland take the field against the West Indies in their first match of the 2015 ICC World Cup in New Zealand on Monday (Sunday, 10pm Irish time), they will be cheered on by more than the handful of green onesied or leprechaun-costumed travelling fans in the 5,000 crowd at the Saxton Oval, Nelson.
Sat, 14 Feb, 2015
Jordan has launched 56 airstrikes against Islamic State group weapons depots, training centres and military barracks since militants released a video of them burning a Jordanian pilot to death, Jordan’s airforce chief said yesterday.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2015