September 29, 2016 - 11:03 GMT
Abu Dhabi civil servants will benefit from three days' paternity leave and three months' paid maternity leave under a new law that also covers wider recruitment directives.
September 29, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
From October 30, British Airways and Qatar Airways will codeshare on all non-stop flights between the UK and Doha.
September 29, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Qatar and Saudi Arabia slipped four positions each this year in the global ranking, but still managed to make the global top 30, whilst UAE retains its position as the most competitive Arab country.
September 29, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The decision to cut perks and salaries of Saudi public sector employees has unveiled previously-unknown benefits such as 'Honesty allowances', allowances to typists for typing and provisions for 'appearance'.
September 29, 2016 - 07:24 GMT
A Kuwait administrative court has asked the government to reverse the decision to raise petrol prices, with a ruling that can be still challenged by the government at appeals and supreme courts.
September 29, 2016 - 07:13 GMT
The Iranian oil minister has announced that the informal talks in Algeria have reached an agreement over cutting output, but details are yet to be hammered out.
September 29, 2016 - 05:35 GMT
The economic slowdown is forcing companies to offer six-month contracts, affecting both skilled and unskilled workers, expats and Omanis alike.
September 28, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The World Bank concessionary loan will support trade facilitation and investment promotion, as well as foster Jordanian and Syrian entrepreneurship activities.
September 28, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Saudi Oger, which is already struggling to pay thousands of workers in its construction business, has announced 1300 job cuts at its Medina printing complex.
September 28, 2016 - 10:33 GMT
Organized by the Arab League and Arab Corporation for Broadcasting, the conference called for regional cooperation to ensure that the media upholds its role in promoting security and stability.
September 28, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Prospects fade for a resolution on cutting oil production, with Saudi and Iranian oil ministers stressing that it is 'not the time for decision making'.
September 28, 2016 - 09:20 GMT
Millennials' preference for digital media will mean that print newspapers will be obsolete by 2037, predicts Dr Al Ruwaini of Pyramedia Consultancy & Production.
September 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The grant from the Kuwaiti Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) will be allocated to projects in the health sector, for municipal services and for a project in cooperation with UNHCR.
September 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
After being fined for anti-competitive conduct, Ooredoo Qatar has accused the communications regulator of conflict of interest and modifying agreements without Ooredoo's knowledge.
September 28, 2016 - 05:28 GMT
Egypt's traders argue that having government quarantine inspectors sign off on wheat before it set sail reduces the risk that cargoes might be rejected on arrival in Egypt.