August 10, 2014
The countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are a special case amongst high income economies.
After bringing down Dubai's Finanicial Market by $30 billion, what does Arabtec's downfall really tell us?
While both Arabtec and the wider DFM have recovered since, the episode sparked panic amongst investors and highlighted the lack of transparency and disclosure among local companies.
August 8, 2014
Gaza does not need merely an economic plan; it needs basic reconstruction from the beginning.
FDI tails off after the completion of major hydrocarbon projects and on the back of Middle East unrest.
August 7, 2014
Many Lebanese have started shifting to low budget cars over the past two years in view of the economic slowdown and rising fuel prices
Muscat is likely to witness two large-scale Indian weddings featuring 700 and 1,000 guests in November and early next year.
First, it’s important to distinguish between good and bad debt.
August 6, 2014
When the lawsuits first started flying Samsung and Apple were the undisputed kings of the global smartphone market and their legal wrangles were seen as a fight for supremacy.
The International Monetary Fund urged the Lebanese government to increase electricity tariffs and freeze the implementation of the salary scale to avoid further rise in the budget deficit.
August 5, 2014
These consequences have now materialised and they are likely to present implications for the Middle Eastern economy.
In 2009, only a fraction of the nearly $5 billion in funds promised at an international conference after a three-week war.
“Eid doesn’t really mean family to me,” said Fatima, a baker who specialises in traditional baked items.
August 4, 2014
Buy and sell at the right time and you could do well, but with such mixed results, anticipating the market is far from easy.
While candidates have shown tremendous confidence and experience in taking on new roles, Murphy observed that there are still many who flock to the UAE from the UK and Ireland without a career plan in mind.
“The army wants to handle the infrastructure of this project in the interest of national security,” the source said.