March 5, 2015
Nationalist glory or economic revival? Why Egyptians are rushing for two-way traffic in the Suez Canal
Bulldozers push earth and dredgers spit mud round the clock at Egypt’s Suez Canal in a race to quickly expand the strategic waterway for two-way traffic.
Samsung Electronics announced Monday its entirely redefined smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge.
With Indonesia joining the list of countries that have barred their women from working as housemaids in the UAE, finding domestic help has become a major challenge in the country.
March 4, 2015
The richest five people in the UAE, with a combined net worth of $21.7 billion (Dh79 billion), have made it to this year’s Forbes World’s Billionaires List.
Fiscal deficits arising from low oil prices and funding needs for infrastructure projects are unlikely to boost sovereign sukuk issuance from the GCC region.
The report found that between August 1 and December 31, 61 per cent of handsets registered on the UAE’s networks were smartphones.
Saudi Arabia's subtle change of energy policymaker line-up since the accession of new King Salman in late January appears to give the king's inner circle a firmer hand on the kingdom's oil strategy than previous rulers have enjoyed.
March 3, 2015
Supplies are plentiful and the market may be more worried about longer term consequence
UNHCR figures indicate that 53 per cent of Syrian refugees in Jordan are below 18 years old.
March 2, 2015
Emaar Properties PJSC, the city’s largest developer, reported an 18 percent drop in revenue from property sales last year compared with 2013.
Turkey is headed toward a major economic crisis, warned former United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Turkey Director Bartu Soral.
March 1, 2015
Onshore drilling is set to decline 20 per cent this year, resulting in the smallest annual production growth for six year at just one per cent, according to a report.
The opportunities that online education tools provide in terms of student assessment, engagement and education outcomes was discussed at the recently concluded 2015 Global Education Forum in Dubai, UAE.
A push by three US airlines to curb competition from Gulf state carriers has exposed divisions over free trade with other powerful US aviation players.
In a modern financial sphere governed by the forces of innovation, diversity and progress, brokers and banking institutions can afford no room for the absence of Islamic Finance.