March 19, 2017
Al Tayer believes that despite dwindling popularity in the US, the trend for large department stores is all the rage in the Gulf.
After trailing for five years, Islamic banks have become more profitable than their conventional counterparts in 2016 according to a report by Moody’s Investors Service.
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March 13, 2017
With a budget of €234.5 million (including EU funding and co-financing), the ENI CBC Med Programme aims to fund Euro-Mediterranean cooperation projects in four main sectors.
March 12, 2017
The CEO for Wing, a new mobile and web-based delivery platform, eyes GCC expansion to meet an untapped demand for next-day and same-day service in the region.
December 21, 2016
Public attacks across Europe have put a toll on travel and tourism, with the assaults in Paris alone costing the French economy about $1 billion in tourism revenue during the first half of 2016.
December 7, 2016
Demand for Saudi's HVACR (heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration) goods and services is expected to grow, fuelled by the rise in the Kingdom's construction projects.
December 6, 2016
A growing population in the GCC, coupled with stable industries and a stable currency will help attract more suppliers who may be looking to diversify their presence away from the US and Europe.
UBS has released its 'Prices and Earnings' study showing how much purchasing power workers have in cities around the world.
December 5, 2016
Looking beyond the euphoria, there will be question marks on how OPEC's first production cut deal since 2008 will be implemented.
December 4, 2016
The US, UK, and EU countries have pledged donations towards the first phase of the Red Sea-Dead Sea project, which is slated to begin in early 2018.
December 1, 2016
Tunisia's International Investments Conference 2020 assembled global leaders under the theme of 'Road to Inclusion, Sustainability and Efficiency.'
Following a planned future expansion within the next three years, the Gaza plant will eventually employ 270 people, bringing the total number of direct Palestinian jobs across the West Bank and Gaza to more than 750.
November 29, 2016
The International Monetary Fund has warned that a tax on expat income and remittances could lower the region’s attractiveness as an expatriate destination and breach double tax agreements.
November 28, 2016
Reports from BMI Research and Fitch expect Qatar’s current account will return to surplus in 2017, despite being heavily dependent on oil exports.