April 23, 2013
UAE Central Bank Governor Sultan Bin Nasser Al Suwaidi said oil-exporting nations in the region must adjust their policies in response to lower global demand and an anticipated decline in commodity prices.
The six nations in the GCC are expected to becoming the hub for global air travel, according to a new report.
April 22, 2013
Following Jordan's crackdown on migrant workers in the country, farm workers are demanding better wages.
The GCC petrochemicals and chemicals capacity is forecast to soar 50 per cent by 2020, latest figures suggest.
According to new poll, 82 percent of Egyptian consumers believe recent spate of inflation will affect their lifestyles and spending habits.
Oman was targeted by Moroccan hackers on Sunday, according to the head of Google's MENA enterprise partner.
Consumers are very optimistic about the performance of the Dubai economy in 2013 with an overwhelming majority expecting better job prospects, the Dubai Department of Economic Development announced on Sunday.
The International Monetary Fund is predicting Oman's economy to grow by 4.2 per cent this year.
April 21, 2013
Despite efforts by organizers and local NGOs to focus on reversing Lebanon’s ongoing brain drain, international companies remain the top attraction for job seekers at this year’s Forum for Orientation and Recruitment (FORWARD).
As protests flare up across Bahrain and fears grow for human rights abuses, top officials are trying to regain the upper-hand to discuss the economic benefits.
The real estate sector in Bahrain has ‘bottomed out’ in terms of rental rates and sale prices during the first quarter, according to new research.
Central Bank of Egypt Governor Hesham Ramez said Egypt has not yet received a Qatari deposit of US$3 billion intended for buying bonds.
UAE, a major oil-producing country, is spearheading a number of renewable energy project in the Middle East, Africa and Europe.
April 18, 2013
With Egypt's economy struggling and the cost of living increasing, Alexandria's fishermen are feeling the strain.
Just days after the ILO revealed that the MENA region is the world's hotspot for human trafficking the UAE has announced new laws to deal with the crime and safeguard victims.