The Saudi construction firm may handover shares to the government after its finances were hurt by a drop in oil prices and a temporary exclusion from new state contracts following a deadly crane accident in Mecca.
One primary reason for investors' cheer was simply relief that the country's political situation was being sorted out, almost four months after the September 24 election.
Gaza Marine has long been seen as a golden opportunity for the cash-strapped Palestinian Authority to join the Mediterranean gas bonanza, but political tensions have stymied its development.
The clampdown in South Korea, a crucial source of global demand for cryptocurrency, comes as policymakers around the world struggle to regulate an asset whose value has skyrocketed over the last year.
Rampant demand for donkeys in China, where their skins are believed to have medicinal properties, has caused prices to soar and made them unaffordable for locals.
Like Budapest and Barcelona, Amsterdam is battling large tourist numbers and excessively rowdy crowds.
The Iranian-managed oil tanker, collided with a grain-carrying freighter on Saturday and has been ablaze ever since.
Companies attending the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas say new cars on show will reduce congestion by making transportation smarter with autonomy and machine learning.
The value of the deal was not immediately made public and it came as French President Emmanuel Macron wrapped up his three-day business trip to China.
France's consumer fraud watchdog DGCCRF will lead the investigation into US tech giant Apple over alleged deception and planned obsolescence of its products.
As the search for 31 remaining crew members on the Panamanian-flagged tanker continues, rescue boats have been trying to control the blaze for 72 hours.
Police detained 17 men and seized millions of dollars in cash and a small tanker earlier on Tuesday as part of an investigation into a theft at the Pulau Bukom refinery.
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