August 11, 2014
Friday served as a new marker for Alitalia as Etihad set out its “roadmap” to return the troubled carrier to profit by 2017.
August 10, 2014
The expansion in ethylene production capacity has resulted in Saudi Arabia being the third largest producer worldwide, accounting for 11 percent of global ethylene capacity.
The countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are a special case amongst high income economies.
After bringing down Dubai's Finanicial Market by $30 billion, what does Arabtec's downfall really tell us?
While both Arabtec and the wider DFM have recovered since, the episode sparked panic amongst investors and highlighted the lack of transparency and disclosure among local companies.
August 8, 2014
Gaza does not need merely an economic plan; it needs basic reconstruction from the beginning.
FDI tails off after the completion of major hydrocarbon projects and on the back of Middle East unrest.
August 7, 2014
Many Lebanese have started shifting to low budget cars over the past two years in view of the economic slowdown and rising fuel prices
Muscat is likely to witness two large-scale Indian weddings featuring 700 and 1,000 guests in November and early next year.
First, it’s important to distinguish between good and bad debt.
August 6, 2014
When the lawsuits first started flying Samsung and Apple were the undisputed kings of the global smartphone market and their legal wrangles were seen as a fight for supremacy.
The International Monetary Fund urged the Lebanese government to increase electricity tariffs and freeze the implementation of the salary scale to avoid further rise in the budget deficit.
August 5, 2014
These consequences have now materialised and they are likely to present implications for the Middle Eastern economy.
In 2009, only a fraction of the nearly $5 billion in funds promised at an international conference after a three-week war.
“Eid doesn’t really mean family to me,” said Fatima, a baker who specialises in traditional baked items.
August 4, 2014
Buy and sell at the right time and you could do well, but with such mixed results, anticipating the market is far from easy.