Richard Branson Suspends Talks on Saudi Arabian Space Investments Over Missing Journalist and Government Critic

Ariana Huffington and The New York Times are cutting ties, too. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2018

Branson suspends investment talks with Saudi Arabia

The journalist has not been seen since entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2. Turkish officials allege that Khashoggi was murdered and dismembered by agents of the Saudi government......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

Here’s everything we know about the troubling disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Reuters A Saudi Arabian journalist is missing and Turkish authorities believe he was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.  Jamal Khashoggi, 59, a Saudi reporter who's often been critical of the Saudi Arabian government, entered the co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 17th, 2018

Branson, big firms exit Saudi over missing writer

After the disappearance of a Saudi commentator, Richard Branson says he's dropped plans for Saudi investment in his space ventures, while other top global businesses are dropping plans to take part in a major conference in the country......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

Saudis face business backlash over missing journalist

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is among the firms to suspend or cancel Saudi projects following the disappearance of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

The New York Post: Richard Branson puts $1 billion Saudi investment plan on hold over missing journalist

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson has suspended a $1 billion investment project with Saudi Arabia due to the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

A Saudi Arabian journalist is missing and Turkey believes he was brutally murdered by his own government

A Saudi Arabian journalist is missing and Turkish authorities believe he was brutally murdered in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.  Jamal Khashoggi, 59, a Saudi reporter who's often been criti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 8th, 2018

Richard Branson talks small rockets with the Air Force

The U.S. military is more interested than ever before in stepping up investment in space startups, especially with the number of private companies building small rockets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 7th, 2019

Branson stepping down as Virgin Hyperloop One chairman

Richard Branson is stepping down as chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One as the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi casts doubt over the transport venture’s ambitions in Saudi Arabia. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 22nd, 2018

Scandal Over Dead Journalist Jolts Heir to Saudi Throne

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, secure for now, is scrambling to contain global backlash over the killing of government critic Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia’s Istanbul consulate......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 21st, 2018

Fight at Consulate Led to Journalist"s Death, Saudis Say

Saudi Arabia early Saturday acknowledged for the first time journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in Istanbul, capping weeks of uncertainty over the fate of the Saudi government critic......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 19th, 2018

Twitter suspends bots spreading pro-Saudi tweets about missing journalist

Twitter has suspended hundreds of accounts suspected to be bots, which had been tweeting pro-Saudi sentiments regarding the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 19th, 2018

Crude rises as mystery of missing Saudi critic strains alliance

Oil advanced amid growing international outrage over the disappearance of a prominent Saudi Arabian critics that put relations between the U.S. and kingdom on a knife edge......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 15th, 2018

Trump Today: Trump Today: President says ‘rogue killers’ could be involved in Saudi journalist case

President Donald Trump on Monday suggested “rogue killers” could be involved in the case of a missing Saudi Arabian journalist, as he denied offering $1 million over a DNA test for Sen. Elizabeth Warren and surveyed damage from Hurricane Michael......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 15th, 2018

Who Is Jamal Khashoggi? What You Should Know About the Missing Journalist

A Saudi insider turned exiled critic. Jamal Khashoggi, one of Saudi Arabia's most prominent journalists, hasn't been seen or heard from since he walked into th.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 13th, 2018

"Potentially Terrible Situation" - President Trump To Speak To Saudi King About "Missing" Journalist

As Democratic and Republican lawmakers continue to demand that something must be done to hold Saudi Arabia accountable for the disappearance of journalist and Saudi insider-turned critic Jamal Khashoggi, President Trump said Friday t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 12th, 2018

Richard Branson freezes business ties with Saudis

British billionaire Richard Branson has frozen business links with Saudi Arabia amid reports that journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2018

The New York Post: Turkish officials claim audio proves Saudis killed missing journalist

The Turkish government claims to have audio that proves journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a report said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Virgin"s Branson halts talks on $1 billion Saudi investment in space ventures

British billionaire Richar.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Saudi Arabia Consents to Consulate Search in Hunt for Missing Journalist

Turkish authorities were granted permission to search the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul where a prominent Saudi journalist went missing last week, as the two regional powers spar over an incident that has alarmed U.S. authorities......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 9th, 2018

Saudi Critic Entered a Saudi Consulate in Turkey and Hasn"t Been Seen Since

Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi journalist who criticized the government, hasn’t been heard from since entering Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, in what appears to be the latest effort by the kingdom to stifle dissent......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 3rd, 2018