In the time of sanctions, and when foreign car sales are struggling in Russia, Volkswagen is boosting investment. The German car maker is opening an engine plant near Moscow which will produce motors for VW's Russian and European markets. Read more.
Hundreds of Palestinians carrying black Islamic Jihad flags gathered at Al-Mujahideen Mosque in central Gaza on Thursday to attend funeral prayers for eight members of the Abu Malhous family. Read more.