November 18, 2014
India’s role as a top labor supplier means its drive cannot be totally ignored by recruiters, and it could have a big impact in some countries and industries.
Soaring costs of housing and education have offset Dubai’s tax-free benefits that traditionally lures most expats to settle down in the emirate, a new study has found.
November 17, 2014
Qatar rose up the rank from 96th place on previous list to the fourth position in the latest index.
Emirates airline, Dubai Airports and the aviation sector as a whole contributed $26.7 billion to the economy of Dubai in 2013.
The Omani government has opted to manage its crude oil reserves by limiting production, shifting its focus to diversifying its economy
The forces at work are more likely to be permanent rather than temporary and cyclical, suggesting low and/or a downward trend for oil and gas prices.
November 16, 2014
MENA non-sovereign debt capital markets make up a small part of financial markets but then again, have potential to replace private sector funding as an alternative source.
Manufacturing is becoming one of the fastest growing industries in the Kingdom, with an average growth rate of 7.5 percent, according to a recent report.
November 14, 2014
bservers say the hotel sector has never experienced conditions as tough as the ones they are going through today.
November 12, 2014
Top global construction firms will attend a major summit in Iraq to boost the country's ongoing $50 billion aviation infrastructure projects.
Oil prices have dropped to around $80 per barrel in the past few months, which will be a big test for GCC nations. Is it time to stop relying on oil to boost the economy?
With the launch of the Dubai Tram last night, will real estate firms be able to cash into the act between major commercial and residential areas or will it go off the rails?
November 11, 2014
This seemed the right moment to ask whether precious stones and jewellery can really be considered a serious investment class or just an expensive indulgence for the rich
“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.