February 24, 2013
Russia's largest independent natural gas producer, Novatek, decided to exit the Egyptian market and end its production activities due to the country's political instability and the deteriorating security conditions, says Anatoliy Chomachka, a diplomatic representative at the Russian embassy in Cairo.
February 21, 2013
Google has revealed for the first time what view users will get through its 'Project Glass' wearable computer.
Israel has awarded its first license to drill for oil on the occupied Golan Heights to a US energy company, industry sources said on Thursday.
Yemen’s Ministry of Electricity started installing new prepaid electricity meters for residents last week, as well as government institutions, as an alternative for old meters where customers were billed later.
Trade between Qatar and India is booming, increasing by $1.2 billion between 2005 and 2012.
Jordan's Energy Minister on Wednesday unveiled plans for the country’s first private sector renewable energy projects as part of efforts to ease the Kingdom’s ongoing energy crunch.
Lebanon's Central Bank has sold $2.2 billion of sovereign Eurobonds, the Governor Riad Salemeh said yesterday.
Jordan’s sole potash producer on Wednesday denied that the company was in talks with Israeli firms on importing natural gas.
Egypt, the world largest importer of wheat, has enough supplies to last 126 days, the Cabinet announced on Wednesday.
The Dubai government has no intention to privatise the electricity and water sector, Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), told the media on Tuesday.
February 20, 2013
The Palestinian Authority announced on Tuesday that it will pay its employees part of the January salary in the next two days, according to a cabinet statement issued after its weekly meeting.
The nominal gross domestic product (GDP) of Gulf region reached a new record high of $1.56 trillion in 2012, up from $1.44 trillion the previous year on the back of resilient oil prices and record exports, said a leading economist.
Saudi Arabia’s gross domestic product at current prices increased by a massive 31 per cent, according to new statistic released yesterday.
Tech giant Apple has said its computers were attacked by the same hackers that targeted Facebook last week.
The last-minute decision by Jordan's government to cancel winter time resulted in saving the Kingdom $7 million over the course of darker months, Energy Minister Alaa Batayneh said on Tuesday.