November 11, 2014
“There are several places like Dubai, but perhaps Dubai has a better location than others, plus the fact that the weather during at least 8 or 9 months of the year is perfect for sports.
A decline in oil prices would benefit Lebanon in the short term, but the positive impact of a reduced energy bill would gradually fade.
Therefore, the recent drop in hydrocarbon prices, if sustained, could have a significant impact on the region's economic and financial indicators.
November 10, 2014
Targeted cyber attacks will become rampant in the Middle East, as hackers from the usual suspects have found success targeting victims around the world
The other side of the economic 'miracle': 65% of Dubai residents forced to relocated due to exploding rents
Around 65 per cent of Dubai residents said that they plan to relocate to a new home upon their next lease renewal owing to large rental hikes.
November 9, 2014
The Persian state is desperate to liberate its economy from Western sanctions that have cut oil revenues in half and restricted business dealings with the outside world.
November 6, 2014
It would be possible for GCC countries to review policies on energy conservation, especially with regard to energy and water prices
Innovation or desperation? Saudi Arabia seeks tighter grip on oil market through new monumental refineries
"You can't be the king of crude if you're not the number one exporter."
November 5, 2014
A French start-up is hoping to take a slice of the multi-billion Halal food market with a device allowing diners to find out within minutes whether a dish contains pork.
Lebanon does not figure on Emaar’s agenda in the short term at least.
November 4, 2014
The Norwegian report rates sanctity of contract in Israel worse than in Indonesia, Angola, and Mozambique.
Kurdistan, a semi-autonomous region of northern Iraq, needs money to meet a growing security bill, to pay public-sector employees and to fund much-needed infrastructure development.
While some predict the death of SMS, its reach still makes it a widely used tool.
November 3, 2014
The scope of Britain’s Islamic finance market is widening with several initiatives from the government and private sector.
November 2, 2014
"It's a tricky one this month," said a trader with a Western firm.