Gaza power plant shuts down over Palestinian tax dispute

The Gaza Strip's sole power plant has halted production, the Hamas-run energy authority said Thursday, following a dispute with the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority over fuel tax.
Hamas pays the PA for fuel imported to besieged Gaza, but is short of cash and had been unable to cover the additional costs in tax.

Saudi Arabia wants us to make peace with Egypt, says Turkish president

Saudi Arabia wants Turkey to make peace with Egypt, which is the only disagreement between Ankara and Riyadh, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an has said, after his official visit to the oil-rich Arab country, which coincided with a separate visit from the Egyptian president.

German tourists hold back on making reservations in Greece

Although Greece remains a top holiday destination for Germans, January’s stats show that Germans hold back on making reservations.

At the same time, according to the travel agency Germany’s holiday reservations on other competitive destinations such as Egypt increased dramatically, proving once again the Egyptian market comeback.