May 7, 2012
Middle East airlines' demand jumped by more than a fifth in March compared with the same month last year, the largest rate of growth for any region.
May 6, 2012
By 2016, another 17 million people around the world will join the ranks of the millionaire set - including 14,000 new millionaires in the UAE... will you be in the club?
The global communications sector has made notable progress in greening their practices.
The value of awarded contracts in Saudi Arabia during the first quarter of 2012 continued unperturbed, signaling a strong start in awarded contracts for the year.
Islamic banks and windows will face the need for Sharia-compliant liquidity management instruments.
Marketers are likely to term 2012 as 'The Year of Customer Engagement'.
May 3, 2012
The Oil Exporting countries of the region are having a great time while The Oil Importers are not only paying high prices for oil but the true cost of the events of the Arab Spring.
The big question - which the prospectus does not attempt to answer - is the level of total liabilities potentially pertaining to the Government of Dubai. That level of detail, regrettably, is missing.
According to recent statistics from the ministry, about five percent of Emirati women work in the private sector.
May 2, 2012
The Gulf countries fall into the category of those doing relatively well, in fact better than expectations at the start of the year, but they could arguably do better still.
The Middle East’s aviation industry is expected to grow by 11 percent in 2012 while cargo traffic is estimated to increase six percent, according to Majdi Sabri, regional vice president for Middle East and North Africa at (IATA).
According to nuclear energy officials, financing and projected electricity costs will be among the deciding factors in the final selection.
May 1, 2012
Up until now, Islamic banks have typically emulated the conventional bank offer, but the eroding profitability trend suggests it is now time for a new approach.
The subsidies protect locals from soaring prices of commodities, but could this proposal of distributing free food to citizens until August 2014 be doing more harm than good when it comes to the inflation situation in Kuwait?
More than half the brokerages in the country have closed in the past two years, as foreign investors fled with the onset of the global financial crisis.