Global Silk Road forum begins in Astana


ASTANA: Astana the capital city of Kazakhstan will host the forum “Global Silk Road’ from today. This forum is devoted to the 5th anniversary of One Belt, One Way initiative and the 20th anniversary of Astana as the capital city said Director of the International Secretariat G-Global Serik Nugerbekov. Serik added that the round table […]

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Addiction: A Family Disease


By: Dr. Premkumar Shanmugam CEO & Clinical Director of Solace Sabah MA Research (Psychology, Singapore) – Bachelor (Psychology, USA)   Addiction is often called a “family disease”. Although it initially only affects and changes the addicted individual, as it progresses it also starts affecting those around said individual, who are most commonly the family. Addiction changes one’s […]

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Bahrain’s biggest oil find since 1932 may change the country’s fortunes


  DUBAI – “ASWAQ” Bahrain announced in April that it has struck upon its biggest oil in nearly 90 years, the country’s official news agency (Bahrain News Agency) reported the discovery of “highly significant quantities of oil and gas” located in Khaleej al-Bahrain basin, off the country’s west coast. Bahraini Oil Minister Shaikh Mohamed bin […]

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Four UAE universities in Top 15 Arab World University Rankings


DUBAI – “ASWAQ” Four universities in the UAE have been named among the top 31 institutions of higher learning in the Arab region, according to the Times Higher Education’s(THE) Arab World University Rankings 2018. Khalifa University of Science and Technology (KU) was ranked 2nd after King Abdulaziz University in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates University […]

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  KUALA LUMPUR – “ASWAQ” Malaysia will be hosting the World Halal Week (WHW) 2018 in Kuala Lumpur this April, that will bring together more than 1,000 delegates from more than 50 countries to discuss and deliberate on the extensive prospects of the Halal industry becoming a key contributor to Global Economy. WHW 2018 is […]

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IDB will finance 12 new projects in Kazakh


Kuala Lumpur – ASWAQ The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) will finance the realization of 12 new projects worth nearly US$1 billion in Kazakhstan. Islamic finance has become one of the rapidly growing industries of the world system with an annual turnover exceeding US$2 trillion. Kazakhstan is the only country in the CIS that uses the […]

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OIC members meet on Rohingya Muslims safety … Urge Govt of Myanmar to take concrete steps towards their earliest implementation of Rakhine Advisory Commissio


Kuala Lumpur – ASWAQ Islamic Cooperation (OIC) held a meeting to discuss the current developments of the situation of the Muslim Rohingya community in Myanmar, on the sidelines of the 1st OIC Summit of Science and Technology in Astana, under the chairmanship of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of Turkey. The Meeting condemned and expressed deep […]

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OIC urged to work for development of Science, Technology &Innovation Muslim Ummah Uzbekistan will host 2nd OIC Summit


Kuala Lumpur – ASWAQ Astana: The heads of state and government and the official delegation of the Members States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) gathered in Astana at the First OIC Summit on Science and Technology in Astana to emphasize the commitment to make science and technology cherished goal in the century. Delegation […]

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Astana to host 1st OIC Summit on Science and Technology


ASWAQ – Kuala Lumpur Astana will host first Summit on Science and Technologies of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in September for the future formulation of the agenda for innovation and scientific research over the next decade. The first Islamic Summit will be held on September 10-11 in the Kazakh capital of Astana, in the […]

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Medical Tourism in the GCC , IMTEC Oman 2017 to start April 4th


“ASWAQ” , Muscat: In the recent years Oman is in the limelight as it outsources billions of healthcare services overseas annually. International players in the medical and healthcare industry are focusing their efforts to exploit the lucrative Omani healthcare market. The Oman healthcare and medical market is showing signs of rapid development with the massive […]

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