U.S.-based AMC, one of the world’s biggest movie theater operators, only two weeks earlier signed a deal with Prince Mohammed to operate the first cinema in the kingdom. AMC and its local partner hurriedly transformed a concert hall in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, into a cinema complex for Wednesday’s screening. … [Read more...] about First Saudi cinema opens with popcorn and ‘Black Panther”
According to The Star, Uber South Asia communications lead, Karun Aya, explained that his company is aware that Malaysians favour cash payments over cashless ones. “It’s definitely a possibility. It’s one of the 50 other things we’re looking at strongly for Malaysia,” said Karun. … [Read more...] about Uber to accept cash payments in Malaysia soon?
Protesters disrupted last night’s Tower Hamlets Council meeting in a failed attempt to add Israel as “a racist state” to the international definition of antisemitism adopted unanimously by the local authority in September. The meeting had to be stopped for several minutes as banner-waving Palestinian supporters shouted at councillors after their deputation presented a petition to add a caveat to the adopted definition. … [Read more...] about Campaigners lose fight to add ‘Israel racism’ to Tower Hamlets Council’s adopted definition on antisemitism