January 20, 2014
Bahrain is bracing itself for huge investment in its aviation sector after a tripling of business at this weekend's Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS 2014).
January 19, 2014
Dubai is now leading the region in the hospitality industry.
Bahrain is planning to set up a space research agency in its effort to "take advantage" of out-of-this-world technology developments.
Egypt's government has approved a 50 percent increase for social security pensions in order to benefit more than 1.4 million poor families in the country.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) says it needs an additional amount of about six million euros for activities related to the implementation of a recent deal on Iran’s nuclear energy program
The EU foreign ministers will announce the move in Brussels as soon as inspectors from the UN's nuclear watchdog, the international Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), confirm that the agreement started to be carried out,
Israeli Energy Minister Silvan Shalom attended a meeting Saturday of the International Renewable Energy Agency in the United Arab Emirates, which has no diplomatic relations with the Jewish state.
January 16, 2014
Qatar’s delayed Hamad International Airport (HIA) is scheduled for a phased opening by mid-2014, a senior official confirmed.
Overall, the kingdom is ranked 13th out of 178 economies worldwide, between the US and the UK which rank 12th and 14th respectively and is the only Mena country to rank in the top 20.
Saudi Arabia refused to renew the contracts of 9,267 expatriate employees working in its public sector and rejected around 2,607 new applications last year in a bid to boost employment among its locals, according to a senior official.
A book on the president’s first-term accomplishments will soon be released – though it might take time for the book’s publishers to find such accomplishments.
Etihad is doubling its flight offerings from UAE to New York.
Many illegal expats are coming back to KSA to work regardless of previous government deportations and crackdown on undocumented workers less than three months ago.
Professional salaries in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region are expected to grow six to eight percent this year.
MENA IPO activity is expected to remain on firm footing in 2014 following a strong uptick in listings in the last quarter of 2013