January 8, 2014
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan needs $750 million during the next three years to meet its rising demand for water resources.
Bahrain MPs approved a bill this week that ensures all Bahrainis receive at least a minimum wage of $792 a month in the private sector
There's one reason why consumers have pushed up average daily sales volumes to 200 to 225 kilos in the Emirate.
Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE continue to witness strong growth this year with further sukuk issuances amounting to $1.5 billion.
Saudi Arabia's healthcare IT market is expected to rise by 11 percent annually, representing one of the fastest growing markets in the world.
January 7, 2014
Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan sought to play down the impact of the crisis on the once fast-growing emerging economy as only "temporary", although analysts warned that investors had taken fright.
Janet Yellen has been the vice chair of the Fed’s Board of Governors since 2010 and will take over from Ben Bernanke when his second four-year term as Chairman of the Federal Reserve ends on 31 January 2014.
Gegenheimer, who took on the role of group CEO in December 2012, said that 2013 was a year of transformation and resilience for the company.
Saudi Arabia announced a new welfare program for its citizens this week for "deserving" citizen applicants able to receive unemployment insurance and housing loans.
Passenger numbers surge 16% as nearly 12 million people flew with the airline.
The winner of the bidding process will be announced by mid-2014
“We believe it is our right to try to increase our exports,” Zanganeh said.
January 6, 2014
“2013 was a very good year for the housing sector,” Awamleh said, adding that prices of residential properties remained stable during the year.
According to QTA, there are currently 81 hotels in Qatar with 110 under construction. Upon completion, they are expected to add around 18,931 rooms to the hospitality sector, which is expected to boost job creation.
Emirates took a bold and risky move when ordering the world’s largest ever commercial airplane, the airline’s president Tim Clark has said.