February 10, 2013
Jordan's new terminal at Queen Alia International Airport, just outside of the capital Amman, will officially start operations on March 21
Jordan and Saudi Arabia on Thursday signed four agreements to finance development projects at a total of $299.4 million (around JD212.36 million).
February 7, 2013
The move is an attempt to boost private enterprise in the Arabian nation.
Police warn against opportunistic con men.
The Saudi-funded rail network will connect GCC countries to Europe via Jordan, Turkey.
More than 40 U.S. and European countries have bought information on the country’s offshore gas blocks.
Iraq is the second-biggest re-export market to the UAE.
February 6, 2013
Minister of planning Ashraf El-Arabi warns that Egypt's foreign currency reserves – currently at their lowest levels in decade – will only cover three months of national imports.
Youth unemployment in the Arab region is the highest in the world, according to a report by the U.N. International Labour Organization.
The government is pushing for an end to blanket subsidies as part of attempts to slash "unnecessary spending."
Gasoline prices in Lebanon leaped Wednesday another LL700, ($0.50) according to the weekly update by the Energy and Water Ministry.
A labour dispute at Egypt's Ain Sokhna seaport remains unresolved, with almost 1200 workers of Platinum Maritime Services – a subcontractor at the seaport – demanding employment contracts with Dubai-based DP World, which manages the port.
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a royal order relieving Dr. Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz al-Tuwaijri, President of Capital Market Authority (CMA), of his post on Tuesday.
According to an industry executive, there is about $38 billion (Dh139.76 billion) worth of potential returns for investors over the next 20 years in rail-related projects in Qatar.
SANAD, a German fund for small and medium enterprises in the MENA region signed Tuesday a $20 million loan facility with Bank Audi aimed at expanding lending to small businesses in Lebanon.