January 22, 2015
Television has fared positively in an increasingly digital Middle East, but should be conscious of the ever-changing digital environment and the power it can provide in advancing regional television, said an industry analyst, commenting on a new report.
Rising from the sands on partly reclaimed land and jutting into the turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf, this is Abu Dhabi’s cultural masterpiece in the making.
January 21, 2015
Turkey's mutual trade volume with Israel reached over $5.6 billion in 2014, representing a nearly 50 percent rise over 2009 despite lingering diplomatic tension between the two.
The UAE ranks as the number one economy in the Middle East in attracting and retaining talent, according to the Second Global Talent Competitiveness Index released on Tuesday.
Oil prices have fallen by almost 60 per cent since June, crashing on worries over global oversupply and weak demand in a faltering world economy.
January 20, 2015
The Arab Spring's success story: what will it take for Tunisia to unlock its full economic potential?
Four years after Tunisia sparked off the Arab spring uprisings, the country is seen as a rare regional success story, but its prospects hinge on it deepening reforms and attracting foreign investment.
Tobacco consumption in the region is notoriously high. Smoking is everywhere. But who's running this powerful industry?
January 19, 2015
of talented and committed individuals. The project showcases the very best of what Dubai has to offer and we will continue to use the platform to demonstrate the progress the city makes," said Ismaeil Al Hashmi, Project Manager for Dubai 360.
United Arab Bank, UAB, has made a contribution of AED250,000 to Al Thiqah Club for the Handicapped, another milestone in the Bank’s long-standing relationship with an organisation that provides invaluable support for people with special needs in the UAE.
January 18, 2015
Stock markets in the GCC have had a rough few weeks, following the recent drop in oil prices.
Education in Egypt has been further dented by the unrest that has engulfed the country since the start of the Arab Spring in January 2011.
January 17, 2015
Saudi Arabia's housing ministry is moving to tax undeveloped land, official media quoted the housing minister as saying, in a policy that could help to end a shortage of homes and spur economic growth.
January 14, 2015
New research has found that it is cheaper to buy properties in certain areas of Dubai as compared to renting them.
Before everything gets out of control, here are 10 money-saving tips to consider for 2015, as suggested by financial advisors in the UAE.
The interviewee sees the plummeting prices a factor to force the American leadership to become diplomatically more active and negotiate with OPEC and other producers.