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The GCC’s population will surge by 30 per cent by 2020. (Pixabay)
July 02, 2015 - 06:15 GMT
The GCC has one of the highest rates of population growth, but the rapidly changing demographics require government policies to keep apace.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi approved the budget on Wednesday. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 06:11 GMT
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi approved the budget on Wednesday.
The opening of Credit Libanais in Bahrain. (Joseph M Torbey)
July 02, 2015 - 06:08 GMT
Arab banks must remain stringent with international compliance in the face of weakened confidence from US banks.
A Rheinmetall armored personnel carrier. (Wikimedia Commons/Department of Defense)
July 02, 2015 - 02:02 GMT
German defense company Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles is to supply a dozen armored trucks to Kuwait.
A seismic vessel is pictured off the coast of Lebanon on Sept. 24, 2012. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 01:43 GMT
Lebanon told a senior US official it would not make any concessions on the disputed maritime border zone with Israel.
Tourists walk on a platform at a station in Tehran after arriving in the Iranian capital on a luxury train from Budapest on Oct. 27, 2014. (AFP/Atta Kenare)
July 02, 2015 - 01:09 GMT
France signed an agreement Wednesday to redevelop three railway stations in Iran, marking a return of European companies.
A Gulf Petrochem storage terminal on the coast of Fujeirah emirate near the Strait of Hormuz in the UAE. (AFP/Karim Sahib)
July 02, 2015 - 00:57 GMT
Gulf Petrochem Group announced the acquisition of Essar Petroleum East Africa.
The World Food Program will halve the value of food vouchers given to refugees in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
July 02, 2015 - 00:42 GMT
The World Food Program will halve the value of food vouchers given to refugees in Lebanon.
Completion of the Riyadh Airport expansion is planned for May 2019. Interior of Riyadh's domestic terminal. (Panoramio)
July 01, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
The construction group will construct new terminal lounges, renovate existing terminals as well as install of internal systems.
US airlines have accused three Gulf carriers of receiving $43B in subsidies over a decade. (Twitter)
July 01, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Emirates President Tim Clark calls out the US carriers' methods of discrediting Emirates as 'surprising and repugnant'.
Etihad and Australia have had a commercial partnership since 2012. (Twitter)
June 30, 2015 - 15:01 GMT
The Abu Dhabi based carrier is extending its three year marketing deal to promote Australia within Europe in cooperation with its partner airlines.