February 5, 2013
The MENA region needs to spend $.43 trillion on infrastructure, experts said at an economic conference in the UAE yesterday.
February 4, 2013
Banking institutions in the GCC are major players in acquisitions of rivals in the MENA and European regions, according the ratings agency Standard and Poors.
Revolution came to the streets of Egypt two years ago, but what hopes are there for revolutionary economics in the face of fiscal malaise ?
A two-day economic forum opened in Sharjah in the UAE yesterday and discussed the relationship between the west and the GCC.
Journalists in Jordan are eschewing freedom of information laws to gain access to official documents, preferring more traditional methods.
The healthy growth rate of business activity in Saudi Arabia's non-oil private sector eased slightly in January, a survey showed on Monday.
February 3, 2013
Fujairah Cement, Union Properties and Arkan were among the losers in the latest index trade figures.
Lebanon’s Economic Committees (ECs), which represent private sector interests and employers, have revealed their hostile attitudes to civil rights and basic freedoms.
Saudi Arabia remains the most prominent producer in the global petrochemical industry.
The tiny Gulf state's economy will continue to exhibit a slow but steady recovery after the crash of 2009, government figures suggest.
Women in the Gulf could own more than 50 percent of the region’s wealth, according to Shaikha Hessa Al Sabah, Chairperson of the Board of Arab Women Business Council.
Tehran saw oil exports rise in December, largely due to a loophole in Western sanctions which allows it to ship crude to Asian buyers."
January 31, 2013
Blackberry, formerly RIM, launched their new phone in an effort to boost the flagging company, but will users in the UAE have have access to one of the latest features on the handset?
Economists and business leaders have urged Jordan's new parliament to focus on the Kingdom's struggling economy.
Digital entrepreneurs in the Middle East must find new, innovative, ways to ensure they can still keep reaping the rewards of a weightless economy.