July 11, 2014
Seven out of the ten highest paid officials work for companies based in Abu Dhabi, while the rest are based in Dubai.
Egypt has missed a window to avert gas shortages this year as plans to secure a floating import terminal from a Norwegian firm hit snags.
A glimpse of normalcy: how the restarting of the El-Sharara oil reignited hope for the Libyan economy
Libyas oil sector took another big step back to normality with the restarting of an oil field that could double its current meagre crude output
July 10, 2014
The shale oil revolution in the United States is not expected to present a threat to the Middle East, according to Duncan Anderson, chief executive officer at Gulf Marine Services (GMS).
London’s property market has always been a favourite for investors from the Middle East.
July 9, 2014
Saudi Arabia is the world’s top food importer, and also rated as one of the worst wasters.
Married with four children, Ismaik has been spending some of his time since he quit watching World Cup soccer, rooting for Germany; he owns part of German soccer club TSV 1860 Munchen.
This year, energy markets have been marked by geopolitical motivations and pragmatism to an extent never seen before.
Affordable places to rent can be found in Deira, Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village,
July 8, 2014
Taming the monster: UAE regulator to tighten supervision of financial markets over Arabtec's debacle
in a statement after its chief executive met with heads of the central bank, the economy ministry and the Dubai and Abu Dhabi stock exchanges.
Mall of the World, the latest addition to Dubai’s retail, hospitality and leisure offering, is expected to boost visitor numbers and further strengthen the emirate’s mall development pipeline.
In particular, GCC governments wanting to provide aid should orient it towards Aid-for- Trade enabling and facilitating reforms and investments.
Financial problems were listed among the reasons for suicide in Turkey last year, according to figures from the Turkish Statistics Institute (TurkStat) released last month.
July 7, 2014
In the context of Islamic economy contemplation, here are three thoughts for consideration during the holy month of Ramadan.
Since his inauguration a month ago, President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has adopted several economic measures that have shaped Egypt’s economic climate.