April 29, 2012
The Energy and Water Minister Gebran Bassil underscored the importance of devising an energy policy that ensures both economic and environmental sustainability for the country.
The number of Emirati tourists to Egypt increased by 15.4 percent in the first quarter of this year, following a steep decline in visitors to the country last year, figures from the Egyptian Tourist Authority show.
April 26, 2012
The fast growth of aviation in the region should not, however, obscure the fact that global aviation faces considerable challenges.
Basically there will be a sudden demand for physical gold that cannot be met and short sellers will be forced to cover and buy gold at higher prices.
There are several simple ways for consumers to reduce their energy bills, according to an energy conservation expert.
April 25, 2012
Lebanon’s vulnerability to global food price shocks may compromise its ability to make progress across a number of Millennium Development Goals, the World Bank’s “Global Monitoring Report 2012” suggests.
According to the firm's Mobile Life study, 46 percent of mobile users in the UAE, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Israel are currently using an iPhone, Android, BlackBerry or other smart devices.
he European Union has targeted Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his family member's luxury lifestyle by imposing a ban on the export of luxury goods to Damascus.
April 24, 2012
The decision comes in the wake of the Kingdom’s move to reduce the number of vehicles on the road.
It is worth considering what factors have lead to the very high commercial and residential property prices in cities such as Singapore, Central London or Mumbai.
Egypt is ready to resume gas supply to Israel but at “a new price and with new conditions,” the country’s International Cooperation Minister Fayza Abul Naga said on Monday, according to the official MENA news agency.
April 23, 2012
While it is easier to justify investments in innovation during boom times, businesses are confronted with the challenge to keep the tempo going when the going gets tough.
The latest global regulatory standards on bank capital adequacy, stress test and market liquidity risk called 'Basel III' will be introduced for Omani banks by the Central Bank of Oman (CBO) next year.
Any efforts to decrease energy expenses in buildings can increase net income for the landlord by up to 3 percent, a report said.
April 22, 2012
Gold demand should pick up this week due to the Indian religious calendar and silver prices do tend to follow gold upwards.