March 23, 2015
Across the Gulf, companies that have traditionally used conventional finance are considering whether to "go Islamic",
The popular attractions in Dubai are still attracting hundreds of visitors each month, but there aren’t as much tourists checking into hotel rooms.
With a number of hospitals and clinics starting up in the GCC, the war for medical talent has begun.
March 22, 2015
In Britain, the mix of politics, the upcoming elections, the budget deficit and public pressure has provoked a whirlwind of controversy around the issue of tax avoidance and tax evasion
If all goes to plan, Oman will transform into a major industrial and logistics centre with much of the country’s imports and exports passing through Sohar.
Maybe try some human rights? Saudi Arabia, Gulf countries announce initiative to address housemaid shortage
The private sector of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf countries signed an alliance to tackle the problems faced in the recruitment of housemaids.
This success places a heavy responsibility on the government, and all of Egypt, to turn the programs, agreements, and pledges made during the conference into facts on the ground.
March 19, 2015
Gulf stock markets fell in panic sell-offs Wednesday after U.S.crude futures dropped to a fresh six-year low and Brent oil also retreated.
Given the recent negative oil price shock, GCC governments need to chalk out a plan to enhance their revenue base.
March 18, 2015
U.S. natural gas production could decline in 2016 for the first time in 10 years, driven by low oil prices after a decade of gangbusters growth from shale plays.
Following the announcement of Forbes Billionaires List for 2015, Global property platform Lamudi takes a look at some of the top real estate tycoons in the Middle East region.
On March 9, 2015, a plane took off from Abu Dhabi early in the morning and landed in Muscat, Oman, early in the evening.
March 17, 2015
Smart devices will be used during inspection of workers’ accommodation which will give precise information about the number of workers housed in a particular facility.
In order to make such infrastructure investment really take-off then the state needs to act as a seed financer only and secure the support of private investors to multiply that investment many times.
March 16, 2015
Food security has long been a burning issue in the GCC given the region’s over-dependence on food imports.