October 22, 2014
The tablet world has a newcomer in the form of Apple’s new iPad Air 2, which includes a fingerprint sensor to provide increased personal security
The young demographic structure of the GCC region is creating a surge in demand for housing.
October 21, 2014
Warmer winter, warmer state-society relationship? Jordanians brace themselves for 'substantially' lower fuel prices
The drop in international oil prices is good news for Jordanians, if it is reflected “fairly” on domestic fuel prices.
Mehleb says the project is as important as the Suez Canal expansion
Boeing, a leading aircraft manufacturer, said today that commercial financial institutions in the Middle East are increasingly funding the region’s record number of airplane deliveries.
October 20, 2014
Trouble getting them, trouble keeping them? Middle East firms challenged in attracting, retaining talent
Organisations in the Middle East are facing greater challenges than employers elsewhere in the world with 70 per cent of the firms admitting difficulty in attracting and retaining critical skill.
Military might alone won’t defeat Islamic State and its ilk. The US needs to promote economic empowerment
One's catastrophe, another's celebration: Middle East's oil importing states benefiting lower oil prices
The decline in oil prices will provide significant boost to the oil importing countries in the Middle East.
October 19, 2014
If Saudi Arabia no longer has the same influence on the markets it once had, what can explain the slumping prices observed today, at a rate that exceeds the relative downturn in the oil markets felt usually in autumn?
The number of tourists arriving in Egypt increased by 15.8% in July compared with the same month a year ago.
“A lot of the Middle Eastern buyers are next generation. They went to university in the US and the UK....They don’t want to stay in dad’s house in Knightsbridge."
Pregnancy and motherhood bring many changes — including some major ones to your bank account.
October 17, 2014
The UAE is the biggest market for Jordanian property investors, he said, indicating that the drive behind Jordanian investments in other markets is the incentives they are offered abroad.
October 16, 2014
Wishful thinking: is Saudi Arabia slowly, but maturely, winning the global oil price war against the US?
Saudi Arabia effectively started a global oil price war this month aimed at quickly denting U.S. oil output.
Istanbul’s Crystal Tower is a 35-story symbol of diverging fortunes. Due for completion next year,