March 4, 2014
Saudi Arabia’s National Commercial Bank (NCB) has appointed Sarah Al-Suhaimi as chief executive of its investment banking arm.
Egypt's foreign reserves have increased for the second consecutive month, with a net amount of $17.3 billion at the end of February reported by the Central Bank of Egypt this Tuesday.
In its list this year, Forbes features a total of 1,645 billionaires with an aggregate net worth of $6.4 trillion, up from $5.4 trillion a year ago.
Abu Dhabi's Department of Transportation has begun work on its nearly $9 billion adaptive traffic control central system.
All GCC economies with the exception of Bahrain are expected to see a rise in inflation this year, according to Moody's Investor Service this week.
Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) will take up a number of top projects in 2014, including the Dh2 billion ($544 million) water canal project, which will link the Business Bay in Dubai with the Arabian Gulf.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says a final settlement to the decade-old dispute over Iran's nuclear energy program would be possible within the next five months.
Gulf stock markets slid on Monday as a heightened threat of armed conflict between Ukraine and Russia triggered widespread selling, despite the benefit of higher oil prices to Gulf energy exporters.
The figure represented a 12 percent drop compared to the same month in 2012, when the deficit stood at LE26.7 billion ($3.8 billion).
March 3, 2014
They discussed means to boost economic relations between the two countries and their private sectors, in particular.
QDB will provide 70% of the investment for each project with a maximum loan of QR100mn
There are 18 Israelis in "Forbes" 2014 Billionaires list, which was published today.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said Moscow's move to use military force was a "declaration of war" by Russia, one of the world's biggest oil producers.
Saudi Arabian contractors are calling on their Egyptian counterparts to overcome their worker shortages, according to reports this week.
Flydubai's 2013 net profit increased 47 per cent in comparison to its 2012 figures