May 04, 2015 - 08:39 GMT
The cost of sending $500 in remittances from the United States to Lebanon reached 5.29 percent in the first quarter of 2015, increasing from 5.26 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the World Bank.
May 04, 2015 - 08:33 GMT
Egypt and Canada will join forces to build a $1.5 billion railway link through Cairo and Giza via a loan to be paid over the course of 14 years.
May 04, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Dubai welcomed a total of 13.2 million international overnight visitors in 2014, according to latest data issued ahead of Arabian Travel Market starting today.
May 04, 2015 - 07:57 GMT
Millions of dollars worth of goods remain stranded in Lebanon due to the Syria-Jordan border attack in April, putting a strain on the exports market in the region.
May 04, 2015 - 07:34 GMT
Oil prices have dropped during weekend trading in Iraq by 32 cents to $66.46 a barrel.
May 04, 2015 - 06:48 GMT
Leading Swiss hotel and resort firm Mövenpick announced the opening of a second branch in the Saudi capital of Riyadh along with Morocco's Marrakech.
May 04, 2015 - 06:10 GMT
Super developer Nakheel will partner up with Spain's RIU Hotels & Resorts to build a luxury 750-room beachfront resort at Deira Islands.
May 03, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Employee allowances and benefits have risen in the GCC, according to a report by Aon Hewitt.
May 03, 2015 - 09:46 GMT
Plans are underway for Arab Energy to purchase Egypt's first floating power plant, to help alleviate the energy shortages in the country.
May 03, 2015 - 09:44 GMT
The Jordan Valley Farmers Union wants to sue Israel for damage caused by wildfires.