‘Resurrection’ of Safar al-Hawali (Al Arabiya)

Dr. Safar al-Hawali’s name is back in the spotlight following the “campaign” which accompanied the “huge” book attributed to him – Muslims and western civilization – which is over 3,000 pages.

https://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/07/20/-Resurrection-of-Safar-al-Hawali.html

Mashari Althaydi

Arabs and the Chinese experience (Al Arabiya)

These two weeks have witnessed interesting developments which began with the meeting of the China-Arab States Cooperation Forum. On the Arab Forum, the Arab League’s permanent delegates held a meeting to prepare for the eighth ministerial meeting of the forum and the league’s general secretary visited China.

https://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/07/20/Arabs-and-the-Chinese-experience.html

Radwan al-Sayed

Punish ignorant people who promote sectarianism (Al Arabiya)

It is said that once a Sunni Palestinian and a Shiite Iraqi were debating in London over Husayn ibn Ali and Muawiyah and who was better among the two. The heated debate escalated into a fight so the police intervened, arrested both and referred them to the judiciary.

https://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/07/20/Punish-ignorant-people-who-promote-sectarianism.html

Mohammed Al Shaikh

How they watched the Helsinki Summit (Al Arabiya)

A leader or an official cannot ignore the press conference convened by Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin at the end of their summit in Helsinki. The results of the summit concern all the inhabitants of this planet.

https://english.alarabiya.net/en/views/news/middle-east/2018/07/20/How-they-watched-the-Helsinki-Summit.html

Ghassan Charbel

High-flyers: China is on top of the world for skyscraper construction (World Economic Forum)

China seems determined to reach the stars by building ever-taller skyscrapers. In 2017 it saw the construction of 144 high-rises of more than 200 metres (660 feet) in height, including 15 described as “supertall” structures that tower above 300m (980 ft), according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/07/china-skyscraper-construction-cities-shenzhen

Adam Jezard

How to come up with better ideas (World Economic Forum)

A group of scientists have a new theory about how humanity came to be—and the story of how their theory came together is a lesson for the rest of us. It shows how breaking out of professional and ideological silos can lead to groundbreaking ideas.

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/07/how-to-come-up-with-better-ideas-according-to-scientists-who-developed-a-new-theory-of-human-evolution

Ephrat Livini

How to come up with better ideas (World Economic Forum)

A group of scientists have a new theory about how humanity came to be—and the story of how their theory came together is a lesson for the rest of us. It shows how breaking out of professional and ideological silos can lead to groundbreaking ideas.

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2018/07/how-to-come-up-with-better-ideas-according-to-scientists-who-developed-a-new-theory-of-human-evolution

Ephrat Livini