April 15, 2013
Private sector employees in Bahrain could actually lose holiday days, despite changes to the law that increased people's annual leave to 30 days, a report said.
There are no further plans regarding an oil pipeline to Egypt from Iraq, despite agreements between the two to increase the pipeline, according to the Iraqi embassy in Egypt.
Trade between the six GCC states and Germany more than doubled in the last decade, according to a leading banking chief.
Energy efficient methods for water desalination are increasingly being adopted in Oman, which authorities hope is reducing energy bills for the Sultanate.
April 14, 2013
Following a meeting with an IMF delegation, Egypt's left-wing have denounced the proposed $4.8 billion loan, saying it shouldn't harm the poor and not interfere in domestic politics.
Qatar’s travel market is expected to grow steadily from $5.4 billion in 2012 to $7.7 billion in 2014, signifying a healthy economy backed by government spending on tourism development.
Unemployment, especially amongst the youth of the MENA region, is a problem facing almost every government, but what lays behind it and what can be done to fix it?
A Dubai-based company has started manufacturing large trailers and oil tankers that will help reduce the UAE’s dependence on imported trailers and tankers.
Schools in Saudi Arabia that break regulations are being threatened with power and water being cut off.
Qatar's government spending for the coming financial year is expected to be $ 66 billion, leaving the oil-rich state a budget surplus of $8 billion.
April 11, 2013
Iranian tourism flights to Egypt were recently suspended after protests by Egyptian religious conservatives concerned about spread of Shiism, by the north African country's PM is looking positively on the situation.
Following Saudi Arabia's decision to deport migrant workers without correct documentation, migrant workers are returning to the streets.
HORECA, the pride of the food industry's calendar, currently being held in Lebanon, is showing string signs of resilience despite regional turmoil.
The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is witnessing the fastest growth in the aviation sector, higher than the global average growth rate.
While oil may be the main source of income for many nations, the tourism industry is poised to overtake it very soon, a minister from South America said in Abu Dhabi.