February 10, 2013
Trade unions in Lebanon are preparing for an open-ended strike that will see public sector workers taking action over pay increases as the private sector reiterates its opposition to the move.
Despite persistent growth in the total number of air passengers, transit activity at the Beirut airport has seen a significant decline, statistics released Friday by Rafik Hariri International showed.
The International Monetary Fund offered to provide assistance to Syrian refugees in Lebanon during Finance Minister Mohammad Safadi’s visit to Washington last week.
February 7, 2013
Over 70% of respondents in a study said they were likely to take-up the products.
Metals suppliers worry over fate of sector as the Syrian conflict takes its toll.
February 6, 2013
2,000 job applications submitted on opening day of recruitment drive.
Iran’s spiral into hyperinflation has subsided.
Non-oil trade in the hydrocarbon heavy UAE is surging, with new figures showing an increase by 12 per cent in the first eight months on 2012.
Despite being one of the richest country's on earth, 60,000 Saudis are still afflicted by debt, with around 3,000 thought to be in prison for non-payment of dues.
The International Labour Organization said that Lebanon's economic model needs to change course to improve the lives of people in the Cedar nation.
February 5, 2013
Lebanon's Central Bank is aiming to boost the country's embattled real estate market as it works to improve credit facilities to potential homeowners in the Cedar nation.
Kuwait's trade surplus increased to $23.4 billion in the third quarter of 2012, but remained lower than the record high recorded in the first quarter of the fiscal year.
Days of street battles between protesters and security forces are starting to take their toll of the local businesses near the Egyptian Presidential Palace in Cairo.
Libya is looking eastwards to gain more Gulfi investment in the post-Gaddafi country, according to the country's oil minister , Abdelbari al-Aarusi.
Experts at the MENA economic conference in the UAE said yesterday that the region and the European Union needs greater cooperation for a sustainable future.