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With the Kingdom's recent stability, JSF expects next year’s economic conditions to be better than this year’s. (Shutterstock)
July 28, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
A survey conducted by the JSF in April found that investors’ outlook for the coming year was positive
The UAE is well prepared to be crowned as a fun destination in the Mena region. (File photo)
July 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
With new major attractions in the pipeline, the UAE is set to bring in 90 percent of the region's leisure tourists.
Careem has brought a new fleet of specially-adapted vehicles into its network and modified its reservation system. (File photo)
July 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Careem is now the first app service in the region to offer transportation solutions to people with disabilities and mobility issues.
Etisalat reported earnings of $626 Million in the second quarter of 2016. (File photo)
July 28, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The telecommunications giant reported $626 Million in earnings in the second quarter of 2016.
Fresh grads in the UAE want to feel passionate about their job, while nearly 10 percent said they didn't know what salary to expect at their first job. (Shutterstock)
July 28, 2016 - 05:58 GMT
But finding passion for that first job is a challenge, as employers say recent grads lack necessary skills to be successful.
Failures make for better leaders, says Emaar Properties chairman Mohamed Alabbar. (File photo)
July 28, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
According to a report from news agency Bloomberg on Tuesday, Aramex founder and vice-chairman, Fadi Ghandour sold his 9.9 per cent stake in the company to Gulf investors including Alabbar.
A Saudi woman looks at her mobile as she walks through a coffee shop. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The source said a total of 15,745 establishments have successfully implemented the Saudization plan.
Tourists stand in front of the Royal Opera House in Omani capital Muscat. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Oman's National Programme for Enhancing Economic Diversification has received Royal approval and stems from His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said's interest in addressing the issue and his directives to diversify the economy.
Tunisia and Morocco are building their economic partnership. (Al Bawaba)
July 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Member from Morocco's Chamber of Commerce met with counterparts in Tunisia to discuss trade and ties.
Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad, and Qatar Airways have denied claims by US carriers that they were unfairly subsidized. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
US airlines asked the US government to freeze access to Gulf airlines over what it sees as unfair government subsidies from their home countries.
Dubai's shipping cargo has declined for third consecutive quater. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
DP World blames ‘reduction in lower-margin cargo’ for declining cargo numbers in Dubai ports.
The letter between Jordan and the IMF paves the way for the $700 million Extended Fund programme. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
A total of $700 million will be deposited at the CBJ over the years of the programme.
Dubai, UAE. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
UAE is fighting the economic downfall of decreasing oil prices by focusing on tourism, trade, and finance.
Middle East hotels saw mixed performances over the late spring and early summer. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Middle East's hotel sector saw a widespread decline in occupancy and slight increase in room price over the past quarter.
Ski Dubai, visible from the new Aspen Chalets. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates debuted family-sized ski-chalet themed rooms with views of Ski Dubai.
As inflation rises, the value of Egyptian currency decreases. (Shutterstock)
July 27, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Egypt's high inflation rate is only expected to climb in upcoming months.