February 20, 2014
Tourism is being ranked a top priority for Saudi tourism officials.
Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire WhatsApp.
These projects are intended to gradually raise the production of phosphate by 50 per cent until 2018
Dubai-based Mashreq has announced the launch of a limited edition FIFA World Cup Mashreq Visa card, aimed at attracting football fans ahead of the mega event this year.
According to the International Monetary Fund, about $78 billion of debt held by Dubai and its state-linked entities will come due between 2014 and 2017.
February 19, 2014
The survey evaluates countries in terms of their attentiveness to the needs of Muslim travellers
Britain has reached an agreement over the rising cost of providing Saudi Arabia with Typhoon Eurofighter jets, British defence company BAE Systems said on Wednesday.
Since its liberation from Israeli occupation more than 30 years ago, Egypt's Sinai Peninsula has suffered from serious underdevelopment and what residents describe as neglect by the government.
The Saudi Ministry of Labor recently tackled 2,034 cases of expatriates not working for their sponsors, according to a deputy labor minister.
The number of tourists who visited the Kingdom in 2013 witnessed a 14 per cent decrease compared to a year earlier.
Abu Dhabi residential rents increased by an average of 16 per cent year-on-year last year, with rates rising by as much as nine per cent in the final quarter.
Turkish President Abdullah Gul approved a new law tightening control of the Internet on Tuesday in a move bolstering embattled Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan but raising concerns about free speech.
In December, Abdel Nour announced that EGP 1.5bn will be allocated to build the infrastructure for 32 industrial zones in 22 different governorates.
February 18, 2014
Net profit in the three months to the end of December was 14 million Kuwaiti dinars ($49.7 million), compared to 8 million dinars in the same period last year, the group said in a statement.
The new entity, called Emaar Jameel, will focus on developing integrated real estate projects in the Kingdom.