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Cuba’s new foreign investment law allows 100 percent foreign ownership and offers substantial tax breaks. (Trip Advisor)
July 07, 2015 - 07:31 GMT
Lebanese businesses seek to capitalize on the relaxed US embargo and new investment laws on foreign investment in Cuba.
Egypt is trying to attract investments to repair an economy battered by years of political turmoil.  (Twitter)
July 07, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The EGX closed at its lowest in over a year on Monday.
In the UAE and Qatar, nationals constitute only 1 per cent of the workforce in the private sector. (Shutterstock)
July 06, 2015 - 17:04 GMT
Private sector employers are struggling to find suitable national staff due to high salary expectations of youth and lack of suitable skills.
The crisis in Greece spells bad news for already low oil prices. (Shutterstock)
July 06, 2015 - 16:43 GMT
The price of the global benchmark fell to $58.80 on Monday.
The State Departments comments were the first time that the administration had publicly responded to the controversial amendment. Netanyahu, Obama, and Abbas.  (AFP/File photo)
July 06, 2015 - 16:34 GMT
New US policy distinguishes between 'Israel' and 'Israeli-controlled territories' and reiterates that it does not pursue policies that would legitimize Israeli settlements beyond the 1967 lines.
The growth experienced in the GCC market was mainly due to a strong push from up-and-coming vendors. (Pixabay)
July 06, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
The GCC smartphone market grew 21 per cent year-on-year in volume terms during the first quarter, with Saudi Arabia consuming over 50 percent of volume.
The airline announced plans to start operating regular flights between Amman and Tabuk by July 15. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 13:26 GMT
The airline announced plans to start operating regular flights between Amman and Tabuk by July 15.
A partial view of west Beirut's suburbs is seen from a sniper hole in the Holiday Inn hotel in the Lebanese capital. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 12:10 GMT
Despite tourism growth, the average occupancy rate at Beirut hotels stands at the second-lowest rate in the region.
The Ministry of Agriculture has approved repeated imports of GM crops in the absence of clear regulations. (AFP/Yang Xin)
July 06, 2015 - 11:55 GMT
The Ministry of Agriculture has approved repeated imports of GM crops in the absence of clear regulations.
Dana Gas shares jumped Sunday following a court ruling in an arbitration case in London. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 09:43 GMT
Dana Gas shares jumped Sunday following a court ruling in an arbitration case in London.
A visitor walking past an installation of a connected home system at the Panasonic booth at IFA. (AFP/File)
July 05, 2015 - 21:38 GMT
Telecom operator du said the services will be offered by October.