February 29, 2012
The Commerce Department of the world's leading economy showed that the durable goods orders throughout the month of January dropped significantly and gloomily by 4.0 percent.
February 28, 2012
Yahoo is threatening action unless Facebook licenses some of its technologies, as other web and technology companies are said to have done.
Swedish Ambassador Malin Kärre said: “Swedish business in Egypt is relatively stable and many companies have reported a considerable growth in their income.
To create one million jobs annually, the country faces $120 billion deficit,” Deputy Majlis speaker Mohammad-Reza Bahonar told ILNA news agency.
Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud unveiled his ministry’s plan to boost the annual number of tourists to 4 million by 2015.
The global landscape for Sovereign Financial Institutions (SFI) connected with their structure, safeguarding their sovereign tax exemptions and their compliance requirements have remained key issues for the state-owned funds.
In these challenging times, the online sector represents a giant opportunity.
February 27, 2012
You can take your pick when looking at the 24 percent surge in the Dubai Financial Market since it finally bottomed in mid-January.
Can solar thermal technology transform the economics of enhanced oil recovery (EOR), is the big question posed by a new report by Raymond James & Associates.
The total value of current UAE construction projects is $1.249 trillion with buildings accounting for $871.6 billion.
Mobile penetration has reached 85 percent globally and subscriptions now total around six billion — fast catching up with the 80 percent of people who have access to electricity, figures released show.
February 26, 2012
One question that continually gets asked is How do we measure return on investment?
The Middle East region will record 7.1 percent increase in passenger transport numbers annually until the year 2029, while it will be 6.8 percent annual growth for the freight segment.
Last week, Iran announced that the country's researchers plan to manufacture a low-altitude satellite which helps predict earthquakes from space.
Higher cash dividends from cheap stock valuations on the Muscat Securities Market (MSM) could lure investors and boost activity on the bourse, according to analysts and brokers.