July 2, 2014
Bahrain is mulling the implementation of a new visa policy, under which nationals from 64 countries will be provided a one-month visa on arrival.
Brent oil held steady above $112 per barrel as upbeat manufacturing data in China pointed to demand growth while conflicts in Iraq and Ukraine continued to underpin supply concerns.
July 1, 2014
Saudia had refused to respond to the requests of the domestic Haj companies for meetings to discuss the problems they had been experiencing," he said.
"If they (European airport slots) are limited further, we will stop buying European aircraft. We have 186 orders at Airbus. What impact would that have on German jobs?"
“The wages system in Egypt is closer to randomness than to being organised,” the minister said, adding that “a project for income law will be submitted to the cabinet during the coming period.”
An expansion of Qatar's gas facilities helped fuel breakneck GDP growth averaging 17 per cent a year between 2006 and 2011.
Increasing dependence of the GCC states on oil revenues poses a rising credit risk, a new survey by S&P says.
Travel operators in Riyadh will increase the prices of weekend Umrah packages from SR90 ($23) per head to SR160 ($42) from Wednesday thanks to the influx of pilgrims during Ramadan.
The resumption of car exports to Russia comes at a time of greater openness to trade with Iran in the wake of an interim nuclear deal.
June 30, 2014
The collapse marks a continuation of the builder’s downward trend on the Dubai bourse
The government views the revival of the lake as a criterion for simultaneously reviving other bodies of water in the country, he added.
Monthly analysis by the economic division of the Israel Manufacturers Association presents worrying figures showing a continued decline in Israel's industrial exports
A high commission set up to develop the regulations ensuring retailers close at 9 p.m. has completed its task.
The value of the agreement is estimated at some $30 billion.
June 29, 2014
The Qatar Public Works Authority 'Ashghal' has awarded IBM the contract to provide a smarter road and drainage infrastructure in the gas-rich country.