April 1, 2014
The GCC needs to diversify its economies in order to survive the post-oil era. The UAE economic experience may provide a critical model for the rest of the Gulf region in this regard.
Unemployment is a familiar anecdote to Jordan's deteriorating economic situation, but can investment in job creation, particularly in the manufacturing sector, mitigate the Kingdom's unemployment woes?
Tunisian entrepreneurs face a series of critical challenges including access to funding, information sharing and mentoring.
A Dh2.2 billion project has been launched to develop road, infrastructure and park projects in Khalifa City.
The core of the Dubai 2020 Urban Master Plan lies the vision for integrated land use with the provision of housing and community facilities for all sectors.
Heavy spending by Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries through the economic crisis and the Arab Spring managed to preserve the region’s economic stability.
March 31, 2014
The United States continues to remain the top destination for Emirati students to pursue their higher education studies.
While India-Saudi Arabian trade remains relatively low when compared to KSA's trade with other nations, India may just be the next critical investment frontier-particularly in terms of property sales-for Saudis.
Jordan's move to lower interest rate on its dinar will have a negative impact on depositors, but will encourage economic growth and business expansion--something that is much needed in the economically dire conditions of the Kingdom.
The Lebanese financial authorities lifted banking secrecy rules on 17 bank accounts suspected of involvement in money laundering, embezzlement and terrorist funding in 2013.
March 30, 2014
Demand for natural gas expected to grow by an average 1.9 per cent per year for the next 21 years.
Real estate data for February show sales totaling KWD 266 million, up 22 per cent y/y.
Letter from his majesty: Jordan's king calls for 10-year economic development plan to mitigate nationwide crisis
Jordan's King Abdullah has ordered the government to create a 10-year blueprint for economic development to deal with growing economic woes throughout the Kingdom.
Dubai residential space is increasing, forcing tenants to explore secondary markets for economical rents.
Brazil will host the World Cup in June and July but it faces a mad rush to get everything ready in time.