March 18, 2013
Lebanon's health minister Ali Hassan Khalil said that a deal could be approved by the next cabinet meeting.
March 17, 2013
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation arrived in Cairo late on Saturday to resume talks on a $4.8 billion loan to Egypt, reports state-owned news agency MENA.
Firms could challenge the interpretation of Bahrain's Labour Law that currently gives employees 30 working days of annual leave.
Hundreds of Jordanians demonstrated across the country on Friday to call for widespread economic and political reforms, and to protest against the reappointment of Abdullah Ensour as prime minister.
Part-time workers in the UAE have been told to sign contracts and obtain work permits to prevent exploitation by dodgy companies.
Kuwaiti authorities are said to have reached a provisional agreement under which its Government will buy out billions of dollars of bank loans and reschedule them interest free.
America is committed to establishing economic partnership and to help in creating the necessary conditions that make Libya an attractive destination for foreign investment, US Secretary of State, John Kerry, said last week.
Farmers in north and south Lebanon woke up Saturday to swarms of locusts invading their gardens and crops as the Agriculture Ministry said it would investigate the phenomena brought on by the sudden rise in temperatures.
The Bank of Sharjah approves 10% cash dividend to shareholders
Staff at Beirut international airport will man the barricades with other civil servants if the government doesn't refer the wage scale to Parliament this week.
Egypt’s criminal court acquitted former ministers of tourism and housing Zuhair Garana and Ahmed El-Maghrabi of corruption charges on Saturday
March 14, 2013
The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has announced an initiative to boost investment in Egypt's battered tourism sector.
Civil servants in Lebanon's long running pay increase dispute have protested outside Beirut's port.
A number of measures aimed at resolving the recent diesel shortage crisis are in the pipeline, said Hossam Qassem, the official in charge of the fuel dossier for Egypt’s presidency, to state-owned news agency MENA on Wednesday.
Qatar has begun talks with the UK government to invest up to £10 billion ($14.92 billion) into key infrastructure projects in Britain.