February 21, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
After overseeing the opening of 41 new hotels in 2016, Oman's tourism ministry has signed agreements with 11 companies to set up hotel facilities across the country.
February 21, 2017 - 10:30 GMT
31 deals worth over $3B were signed within the first 48 hours of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi.
February 21, 2017 - 09:30 GMT
Oman's customs department has imposed an additional two percent duty on the cost, insurance and freight value of imported products for non-submission of original legalised documents.
February 21, 2017 - 08:30 GMT
The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, or SIPRI, said Monday the arms import figures for the Middle East accounted for 29 percent of global imports during the 2012-2016 period.
February 21, 2017 - 07:30 GMT
The proposed merger between Masraf Al Rayan, Barwa Bank and International Bank of Qatar is currently at due diligence stage.
February 21, 2017 - 06:38 GMT
Gazan holders of temporary Jordanian passports must now pay JD200 instead of JD25 to issue or renew a passport every two years, making it the most expensive passport in the world.
February 21, 2017 - 05:24 GMT
Rosneft said it started a new exploration well in Iraq, which according to state news agency Tass should be completed by July.
February 20, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Kuwait committee approves draft bill scrapping fuel and utility price increases, which will likely be debated in parliament in March.
February 20, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Six initiatives are outlined under the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry's new strategy, which aim to ensure that the Chamber supports the government in executing the Dubai Plan 2021.
February 20, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
While oil and gas spending globally is expected to continue to decline, Middle East producers are looking to buck the trend and maintain spending in order to meet production targets.
February 20, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Prince Sultan bin Salman, chief of Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH), kicked off the opening ceremony for “Medina Capital of Islamic Tourism 2017.”
February 20, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Analysts believe that fiscal consolidation over the coming years in the GCC will decelerate and is likely to rely more on mobilisation of additional non-oil revenue.
February 20, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Representatives of economic associations are the latest group to appeal against the Lebanese government's plan to raise taxes in the 2017 draft budget.
February 20, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Dubbed as Egypt’s administrative capital, the Capital City development is one of President Sisi’s mega-projects that aims to kick-start Egypt’s economy.
February 20, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Eligible schools in Dubai will now be allowed to increase their fees by between 2.4 -4.8 percent based on the a newly-approved fees framework.