January 12, 2015
Saudi Arabia and UAE can last a while: why there isn't really an end in sight to the oil price plunge
A long battle is in hand and stakeholders are preparing and positioning themselves.
Big savings: the expected benefits and unexpected costs of the oil price slump on the Lebanese economy
The falling price of oil has a positive effect on the real economy, as well as a set of negative consequences, which have plagued Lebanon’s economy since early 2011.
The regional oil and gas companies are being asked by governments to reduce their heavy dependence on expatriates, yet they find themselves faced with a shortfall in qualified nationals with which to replace them.
January 11, 2015
A number of economic experts have warned about the rising number of fake Saudization cases because of loopholes in the Nitaqat program.
January 10, 2015
For a more successful job search, the key is to know which sectors are really begging for new talent.
January 8, 2015
Parallel to the savings problem, Turkey has the highest figures in Europe in terms of the ratio of credit card debt to the gross domestic product (GDP), with 53 percent.
Stock markets in the energy-rich Gulf states nosedived on Tuesday as oil prices slumped and global markets were dragged down by a gloomy outlook for crude.
January 7, 2015
At least 4.5 million Saudi tourists spend over SR80 billion ($20 billion) every year when they go abroad and six times as much as their Western counterparts.
Obsessed with breaking up conglomerates: how Israel's relationship with its natural resources is putting off investors
New regulation of Israel's natural gas and mining industries aimed at increasing competition to bring down prices is scaring off investors, putting billions of dollars at risk.
January 6, 2015
Pakistan’s high growth and economic expansion will boost its business relations with the UAE and globally during fiscal-2015.
Real estate trading last year registered a record JD7.76 billion, 22 per cent higher than the amount in 2013 when it stood at JD6.34 billion.
The Egyptian government has decided to no longer subsidise farmers planting cotton effective the upcoming growing season.
OPEC’s biggest members are counting down the months until their upstart rivals lose the one thing shielding them from crashing oil prices – hedges.
January 5, 2015
GCC countries are in an excellent position to become a global meetings hub because of their growing trade activity.
Speaking at an economic conference in Tehran, he said the Islamic republic would not give up its principles but it would be better placed to conclusively emerge from recession if it opened up