January 22, 2014
In this report, Egypt Business Directory brings you Egypt’s 16 Richest Men and tells you a little more about them.
Turkey was once hailed as an economic success story, clambering out of a financial abyss with reforms over the past decade to near double-digit growth, a construction boom and improved prosperity. Today the picture is bleak.
January 21, 2014
Could lower government spending projections for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia result in a regional economic downturn?
Egypt’s economy began to stabilise in late 2013, helped by billions of dollars in aid that Gulf countries began to extend once the Islamist President Mohamed Morsi was ousted last July.
Now that the referendum has flopped its way into the history books, the question remaining is the titular one: what reason is there to be bullish on Egypt’s future?
The US is the only country to have recorded a loss of economic freedom in each of the past seven years,” the editors write.
January 20, 2014
Close to 76 per cent of current newsprint readers in the Mena region — who have excellent digital connectivity — are expected to either decrease or stop their newsprint readership within a couple of years.
The largest-ever World Future Energy Conference commences Jan. 20 in Abu Dhabi. Global leaders will discuss renewable energy and sustainable development for the world's future energy and economic futures.
Middle Eastern countries are projected to invest more than $50 billion in solar power by 2020.
Lebanese companies are increasingly becoming the victims of cyber attacks. Here is why...
January 19, 2014
Repeated but false assertions about Iran's nuclear program and its recent deal may end up being more dangerous than the program itself. These wrong statements support each other, circulate in the media, and may fuel a march to military action.
North Africa has been one of the Gulf’s favourite investing grounds for decades, but its allure has dimmed as political uncertainty has swept the region.
Corruption, high costs, poor infrastructure, among other related factors have critically undermined Lebanon's IT development.
The Gulf countries are increasingly investing in green energy as the region's entire sector shifts towards a more diverse energy profile.
January 16, 2014
Harsh criticism has been levied against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, following yesterday's revelation by "Globes" that he held a bank account in a foreign tax haven over a decade ago.