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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates | Bahrain says embassy work in Syria continues after UAE move

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Bahrain on Friday announced that “work is continuing at its embassy” in Syria, reflecting a new push by Gulf Arab states to improve relations with President Bashar Assad as the war winds down. A day earlier, the United Arab Emirates reopened its embassy in Damascus with a flag-raising ceremony before journalists … Continue reading DUBAI, United Arab Emirates | Bahrain says embassy work in Syria continues after UAE move

WASHINGTON | San Francisco Federal Reserve names Mary Daly as president

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco on Friday announced the appointment of Mary Daly, a longtime Fed economist and a labor market specialist, as the next president of the regional bank. Daly replaces John Williams, who became president of the New York Federal Reserve Bank in April. When she begins Oct. 1, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | San Francisco Federal Reserve names Mary Daly as president