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Austria's OMV signs $1.5B deal for stakes in Abu Dhabi oil

Apr 29, 2018

Austria's OMV has signed a deal worth $1.5 billion for a 20 percent stake in two offshore concessions in the United Arab Emirates' capital

Cypriots link arms to protest planned Russian nuclear plant

Apr 26, 2018

Protesters are urging ethnically-split Cyprus' government and breakaway Turkish Cypriot authorities to step up their protests against a nuclear power plant that Russia is building for Turkey

Iraq awards UAE, China rights to develop oil in northeast

Apr 26, 2018

United Arab Emirates energy company, Chinese firms emerge as only winners in Iraq's rushed oil bidding round

Iraq's move to rush oil bidding could deter some firms

Apr 25, 2018

Iraq speeds up oil and gas bidding process ahead of national elections, in a move that could deter some firms

Italian energy firm Eni to drill more off Cyprus coast

Apr 25, 2018

Eni's chief executive says the Italian company will proceed with more exploratory drilling south of Cyprus over the next 20 months, affirming a "strong engagement and commitment" in a hydrocarbons search off the east Mediterranean island nation

Mysterious mummy found in Iran could be father of last shah

Apr 24, 2018

Discovery of mummified body in Tehran raises speculation it could be missing remains of former monarch Reza Shah Pahlavi

Archeologists open burial chambers in Sudanese pyramid

Apr 24, 2018

Sudan's official news agency says archeologists have reopened burial chambers in an ancient pyramid north of the capital, Khartoum

Correction: Egypt-Nile story

Apr 24, 2018

Correction: Egypt-Nile story

Twitter blocks Israeli lawmaker for wishing Palestinian shot

Apr 24, 2018

Hard-line Israeli lawmaker mocks Twitter, says it highlighted his stance on teen Palestinian protester as 'terrorist'

Mideast ride-sharing app Careem says it was hacked

Apr 23, 2018

Mideast ride-sharing app Careem says it was hacked, with customers' names, emails and phone numbers compromised

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