Home Page - Gulf in the Media
HomePoliticsEconomy                               Set Gulfinthemedia.com as home page
Opinions
"Postings of opinions published in the Gulf and international newspapers
 Print  Send This Page
Save Listen to this Article
Record Not Available
A day at an American university
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-14
Author : Abdulateef Al-Mulhim
A few months ago, I received an invitation to lecture at Bridgewater University, which is located in the suburbs of Boston. The visit, though brief, brought back many memories....
The dilemma of girls sports
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Turki Al-Dakheel
It is good news that the Shoura Council has approved introducing sports in government-run girls schools. It is, however, surprising that the issue was made into a case that was...
Maliki makes allies of Sunni extremists
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Abdulrahman al-Rashed
Extremists like the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), al-Qaeda's branch in Iraq, have taken it upon themselves to support Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s project of remaining premier for...
Been there, done that: Iraq's stagnant democracy
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Theodore Karasik
On April 30, 2014, Iraq will hold parliamentary elections to choose the 328 members of the Council of Representatives. These representatives, who are voted for from an open list system...
Saudi youths live out their lives online
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Badria Al-Bishr
I remember at the beginning of the 1980s, we had neighbors whose father wouldn't let them have a TV because he thought it was a heresy or prohibited, even though...
Why Israel was not established in modern-day Saudi Arabia
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Abdulrahman al-Rashed
History is made by individuals. That's how Israel was born, through a promise from former British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour on the land of Palestine, although it could have been...
Was he worth it?
Source : Asharq Al-Awsat  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
Iran's choice for its next ambassador to the United Nations in New York surprised the administration of US President Barack Obama. The nomination of Hamid Aboutalebi, a high-profile Iranian diplomat...
Thugs, shut up!
Source : Arab Times  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Ahmed Al-Jarallah
Pariahs recruit spokespersons for themselves in the name of the nation, outlaws demand for reforms and troublemakers talk about unity. This is the reality for the group, 'But for the...
Need to protect fisheries resources in the Sultanate
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Ray Petersen
Dear God, be good to me, for the sea is so wide, and my boat is so small… These are the words of a fisherman’s prayer, and so true. In...
WHO office in Kuwait
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Muna Al-Fuzai
In a surprising statement to local media, Minister of Health Ali Al-Obaid announced the opening of an office of World Health Organization (WHO) soon in Kuwait. This could be a...
Why isn't English taught properly in our schools?
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Khaled Al-Maeena
The Education Department in the Riyadh region has pointed out several deficiencies in the teaching of English language in the nation's schools....
Setting the minimum wage
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-04-13
Author : Rasheed Abou-Alsamh
The criticism of Saudi banks by Deputy Crown Prince Muqrin this week set-off a barrage of commentary on social media bashing banks, insisting that these banks should reinvest some of...
The false promise of Arab regime-led reform
Source : The Daily Star  
Date : 2014-04-11
Author : Rami G. Khouri
The humiliations and scorn that many Arab leaders heap on their populations seem to have no end. While a few Arab dictators having been toppled or challenged by their disgruntled...
Iran, Orientalism and Western illusions about Syria
Source : Aljazeera.com  
Date : 2014-04-11
Author : Seyed Mohammad Marandi
One of the many strange paradoxes promoted for decades in the Western narrative on the Islamic Republic of Iran - consistently repeated by so-called "Iran experts", government officials, and the...
How to stabilise Yemen
Source : Aljazeera.com  
Date : 2014-04-11
Author : Alastair Sloan
Recent developments in Yemen demonstrate that al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) is restive, capable and emboldened, but the militaristic approach of the United States is only worsening the situation. According...
Total 200 Results in 14 Pages
  3 
For more news, views and reports about this topic, please subscribe
to GRC website: www.grc.net
Wed Apr 16, 2014| 15-جماد ثاني-1435هـ
Poison gas use by Syria challenge to world: Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia's inflation edges down to 2.6%
Mohammed, Iran FM discuss ties
UAE healthcare investment to grow
Closed door Kuwaiti parliament session over 'tape issue'
'Qatar banking sector contract lending jumps more than 40% in 2013'
Militants kill deputy governor in central Yemen
Kuwait to award $4.3bn contract for heavy oil project
Oman extends curbs on expat workers
Tehran, Ankara say keen on expanding bilateral trade exchange
Kuwait, Spain hold official talks
Saudi Arabia, Pakistan forge closer economic ties
Iraq officer dies in helicopter crash; violence kills seven
Etihad Airways posts best first quarter results
Mohammed bin Zayed receives US Congress delegation
Oman-China meeting focuses on energy, investment opportunities
`
    Newspaper Editorials
Important tasks
Elusive peace
More>>  
    Opinions
Elections in Arab world not always a good thing
A Mixed Record
More>>  
    GCC Press Agencies
Day's main stories from the GCC Press Agencies
    Reports
The Legal Classification of the Armed Conflicts in Syria, Yemen and Libya
More>>  
    Bank Reports
Weekly Economic Briefing - Riyad Capital
Saudi Inflation Report - 3rd Quarter of 2013
More>>  
    GRC Analysis
Challenging Times for Saudi Foreign Policy
Saudi-Thai Relations
Saudi-Singapore Relations
    GRC Commentary
On Relations between Rulers and Citizens: The Need for a New Social/Political Contract in the GCC States
Key Issue Facing the Saudi Ruling House.
    GRC Book Review
Beyond Regionalism? Regional Cooperation, Regionalism and Regionalization in the Middle East
India, GCC and the Global Energy Regime: Exploring Interdependence and Outlook for Collaboration.
    GRC Press Release
Gulf Research Center press releases to the media
    GRC Publications
The EU and the GCC in Global Governance: Limitations and Future Potential
Saudi Arabia’s Legal Framework of Migration
Kuwait’s Legal Framework of Migration
    GRC Newsletters/Bulletins

Enter your email to get the Newsletter
Go
      
Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Terms & Conditions | About Us |
Weather | Qibla Directions | Hijri Date Conversion Tool
Full Page :total time:0  |   03-- 03 Middle Page :0  --   | Right : 03 - 03--en--sess-enreq-en-coming