March 25, 2012
Dubai Investors will soon receive instant trade licences to conduct business in Dubai.
March 22, 2012
According to the Jordan News Agency, Petra, gasoline orders on Wednesday rose by over 35 per cent to 11,200 tonnes from the usual 8,000 tonnes per day.
UAE was ranked as number 19 in the world in terms of expected salary hikes in this year and as number 1 in the GCC list.
Life has been made harder for the thousands of UAE traders who re-export a wide variety of goods across the Gulf, due to sanction imposed on Iran.
The cable is connected to Tata's US$800 million (Dh2.93 billion) worldwide internet-cable network, which has also recently been completed.
Jordanian and Iraqi energy officials have entered advanced talks over a natural gas deal that would provide the Kingdom with an alternative energy source within five years.
March 21, 2012
Apple's new third generation iPad runs significantly hotterthan its two predecessors during intensive use, a test by the consumer magazine has revealed.
Lebanese officials and banks assured a senior U.S. official that Lebanon was fully committed to all financial sanctions on Syria and Iran.
March 20, 2012
Apple will pay its first dividend since 1995 later this year and also plans to buy back $10 billion (Dh36.7 billion) of its stock, the company’s CEO said yesterday.
The ministerial committee designated to discuss the leasing of power-generating boats failed again to reach an agreement on the companies that should win the bids.
UAE is expected to experience a continued credit squeeze although the local banks have reported a significant reduction in the non-performing loan (NPL) ratios.
Kuwait Airways, the Gulf state’s national carrier, yesterday said that it cancelled flights for a third day in a row following a strike by its employees.
March 19, 2012
South Sudan, locked in a row over oil transit fees with neighbour Sudan, said it plans to build a temporary underwater oil pipeline along the Nile to deliver crude for export.
iPad 3, third-generation tablet will hit the shelves as early as by third week of March.
The Economist Intelligence Unit’s 2012 Women’s Economic Opportunity Index ranked Lebanon in 79th place among 128 countries globally.