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The US bird flu outbreak is believed to have begun on March 1. (Pixabay)
March 27, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia has banned the import of poultry from the US state of Tennessee and Malaysia over concerns of bird flu.
Muscat, the capital of Oman. (Shutterstock)
March 27, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Oman’s central bank has signed a memorandum of understanding with its Iranian counterpart, sources reported.
A drone. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 12:57 GMT
Saudi Arabia has granted permission for a Chinese firm to set up the Middle East's first drone factory.
Jordanian investments in Saudi Arabia amount to $2 billion. (AFP/File)
March 27, 2017 - 12:03 GMT
Amman will witness on Monday the establishment of a Saudi-Jordanian fund to support the business sector in both countries.
The Central Bank of UAE. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 10:03 GMT
The UAE federal budget surplus rose during the first nine months of 2016 by 130 percent to AED8 billion ($2.2 billion).
You can't say that we haven't warned you. (Pixabay)
March 27, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
In the new rules, Oman authorities list the types of violations and fines for establishments and individuals.
A free trade agreement between the UK and the GCC states is on the agenda. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 08:18 GMT
The UK is set to host the largest ever business delegation from Qatar as it seeks new investment deals ahead of Brexit.
Port of Beirut. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 08:02 GMT
Lebanon said that it is free of any contaminated Brazilian meat from the institutions involved in the meat scandal.
Only residents with alcohol licenses are allowed to make purchases at the shop, with each given a monthly allowance calculated based on their wages. (File photo)
March 27, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Qatar and other GCC countries plan to introduce a selective tax this year affecting items including alcohol, tobacco and fizzy drinks.
Major terror attacks have had variable degrees of impact on stock markets worldwide. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Analysts expect that global markets will continue in their fluctuating performance with a tendency to decline, after the British parliament attack.
Real estate remains a major pillar of Lebanon’s economy. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
A study said the demand for real estate in Lebanon showed some improvement in 2016 compared to 2015.
The UAE has taken precautionary measures on imported food products from Brazil. (Shutterstock)
March 26, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
New restrictions on the import of Brazilian meat will have major impact on the UAE food industry.
Quriyat, Oman. (Shutterstock)
March 26, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Oman will soon have a multimillion-dollar integrated tourism complex along the eastern coast of Quriyat.
Al-Abdali area in Amman. (Shutterstock)
March 26, 2017 - 14:59 GMT
Amman ranked most expensive Arab city to live in, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Report 2017.
Doha, Qatar. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 14:08 GMT
The introduction of a 5 percent value-added tax (VAT) in GCC countries will have a marginal effect on inflation, according to a new report.
Emaar Malls is the shopping center unit of Dubai’s biggest publicly traded property developer. (File photo)
March 26, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Dubai's Emaar Malls made a bid for online retailer Souq.com seeking to challenge an existing offer from Amazon.