Tensions in the Gulf have escalated in recent months amid a deepening standoff between Iran and United States over Tehran's nuclear programme, with a string of incidents involving tankers and drones.
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A United Arab Emirates businessman linked to a probe of illegal donations to Donald Trump's political campaign was paid by his country's intelligence agency to spy on the US president's administration, The Intercept reported Monday.
Pope Francis said Monday he wants to visit Iraq as early as next year in spite of the security conditions.
Filipino household service workers have more promising employment prospects in China than in Middle East, the ACTS-OFW party-list said.
Five Rafale fighter jets arrived in Qatar on Wednesday, a diplomatic source in Doha told AFP, a symbolic delivery as Doha marked two years under a Saudi-led embargo.
US senators across the political spectrum on Wednesday moved to block President Donald Trump's plan to sell $8.1 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia and other Arab allies as lawmakers' frustration with the kingdom soars.
Former Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) governor Nur Misuari has asked the Sandiganbayan 3rd Division to let him travel to the Middle East Saudi Arabia from May to June.
President Rodrigo Duterte has issued Administrative Order 17, constituting the Philippine Organizing Committee (POC) for the Expo 2020 Dubai.
The United Arab Emirates on Tuesday unveiled a new branch of government, a Ministry of Possibilities, three years after launching a department in charge of happiness.
President Rodrigo Duterte felt vindicated after Pope Francis himself publicly admitted that priests and bishops have been sexually abusing nuns for decades.
Former Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) governor Nur Misuari on Tuesday (Feb. 26) refused to enter pleas over charges he is facing concerning concerning the alleged ghost purchases of text books worth P77.2 million.
President Rodrigo Duterte met with Moro National Liberation Front founder Nur Misuari for a "short talk" on Monday evening.
Pope Francis and a top Muslim cleric Monday issued a joint call for freedom of belief during the first visit by the head of the Catholic church
Pope Francis is set for a historic trip to the UAE, the first ever papal visit to the Arabian Peninsula, as he seeks to boost the Vatican's outreach to Islam.
The conditions for a possible visit to Iraq by Pope Francis have not yet been met, the Vatican number two said on Wednesday, citing concerns about the possibility of a terrorist attack targeting the pontiff.
Ibinahagi ni Pangulong Duterte ang hirap na pinagdaraanan ng mga Pinay domestic helper sa ilang Arab Tribes sa mga Arabong bansa
World crude prices have been on a downward trend in recent weeks, fueling expectations that prices would not breach the $80 per barrel in the remaining months of the year, the country’s top energy official said.
President Rodrigo Duterte said he had threatened to enforce a ban on Filipinos heading to United Arab Emirates (UAE) if the UAE government imposed the death penalty on overseas Filipino worker Jennifer Dalquez.
Qatar's emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani said in Berlin Friday his country would invest some 10 billion euros ($11.6 billion) in Germany, as he battles a policy of isolation by neighbouring states.
Spain said Tuesday it has cancelled a 2015 deal to sell 400 laser-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia, which is leading a coalition fighting rebels in Yemen.
A Saudi official hinted Friday the kingdom was moving forward with a plan to dig a canal that would turn the neighbouring Qatari peninsula into an island, amid a diplomatic feud between the Gulf nations.
India on Wednesday rejected an offer by the United Arab Emirates government to give $100 million to a special fund for Kerala state after its floods which killed more than 400 people.