September 9, 2013
A Saudi official said the municipality has a futuristic outlook and new ideas to raise the level of hygiene and cleanliness in Jeddah neighborhoods.
Supply outages from Libya and concerns the escalating situation in Syria could spill into other Middle East countries has pushed up prices for international benchmark Brent by nearly $8 this month to over $115 a barrel.
Analysts in Dubai said the nervousness over an imminent US attack on Syria seemed to have subsided following a statement on Sunday by Kerry.
However, Saudi citizens dominated top-ranking managerial and clerical posts, with 85.7 percent (92,000 jobs), and 97.8 percent, equivalent to 311,000 jobs, being occupied by Saudi citizens respectively, a local daily reported.
The agreement with the Sharjah-based bank — who recently posted record half-year profits of Dh260 million, representing a 35 per cent year-on-year increase — follows similar Barcelona Middle East tie-ups with telecommunications firm Etisalat and Qatar Airways.
The cost of a sheep for sacrifice has multiplied more than tenfold, and opened up doors for fraudulent activities.
Qatar and UAE remain in the top 20 most expensive locations to build, and with inflation running at around five per cent per annum, KSA has continued to move up the cost curve.
September 8, 2013
The offer us valid on new personal loans as well as on transfer or top-up of existing loans.
Financial markets will be unsure which way to jump this week but uncertainty is not usually something that markets like or choose to ignore. Frayed nerves generally take stocks lower and boost bonds.
The ongoing conflict in and outside of the country has hit the tourism industry very hard that most tourist destinations in this enchanting place reminds of a ghost city.
The World Bank is looking into establishing a Multi Donor Trust Fund to support Lebanon after its government requested a swift assessment of the social and economic impact of the Syrian conflict on the country.
For AUD students, who worked hard to bid for hosting the conference in Dubai, the conference was a landmark event.
The increase in the average transaction size was partially caused by some y/y increase in the average size of homes purchased in July, but was mostly due to an increase in the average price per meter-square of both homes and plots.
September 5, 2013
The Libyan government said strikes at its oil fields and export terminals were pushing production levels back toward lows witnessed during the civil war.
“Lebanon is almost the only country in the world where employers take the decision [to strike] when faced by economic risks,” Sleiman said at the news conference.