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Public expenditure on the Aqaba development program between is expected to cost $162.6 million. (Flickr)
August 30, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Public expenditure on the Aqaba development program between is expected to cost $162.6 million.
Credit growth is expected to remain largely unchanged for 2015, according to Standard & Poor's analysts. (File photo)
August 30, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Standard and Poor forecast slow growth for global sukuk and islamic financial services in light of declining oil revenues.
Casualties were reported to be represented by various nationalities. (Mia.mk)
August 30, 2015 - 13:44 GMT
Deadly blaze at residential complex rented by Saudi oil giant Aramco began in the basement and was first spotted around 6am.
The joint company will provide maintenance, repair and overhaul of Saudi helicopters, both commercial and military. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The new joint company will have locations in Riyadh and Jeddah.
DP World's portfolio includes 65 terminal operations worldwide. (Shutterstock)
August 30, 2015 - 12:31 GMT
The Dubai company eyes expansion into Iran, Africa and Latin America.
Jordanian authorities are preparing to supply charging stations in the country for electric cars. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Jordanian authorities are preparing to provide the infrastructure, with electric charging stations.
A report found EgyptAir had accumulated billions in losses in the past three years. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2015 - 11:32 GMT
A report found EgyptAir had accumulated billions in losses in the past three years.
Arab unemployment is due to cultural and social factors, as well as economic ones. (File photo)
August 30, 2015 - 11:23 GMT
In the face of the debate over nationalization of jobs, there are many capable, skilled Arabs, primarily Saudis, that are voluntarily choosing unemployment.
The union's stance emerged after a meeting with Palestinian trade unionists at the World Social Forum in Tunisia. (File photo)
August 30, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
The United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America have reportedly become the first nationwide union to join the boycott against Israel.
Industrialists have been forced to send Jordanian exports destined for Iraq via Kuwait, a costlier option. (File photo)
August 30, 2015 - 06:49 GMT
The Turaibil/Karameh crossing has been closed since mid-July over security concerns, adding to Jordanian exporters' woes.
Enhanced due diligence has been a feature of modern regional banking, especially in combating terrorism financing. (Saida Online)
August 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Lebanese and Arab banks are feeling the strain from high compliance costs, hampering their ability to properly finance regional economies, says union official.