January 10, 2013
Turkey wants a stronger energy relationship with the Libyan government, the visiting Turkish energy minister said during talks in Tripoli.
Employees at the Central Bank of Yemen initiated a partial strike this week, calling for a restructuring of their wage package
Egypt's annual inflation in December accelerated to 4.7 per cent, a slight growth over the preceding months, data from the official statistics agency showed on Thursday.
Drivers of public transportation sector in the West Bank went on a one-day strike Wednesday to protest government failure to meet their demands paralyzing as a result life across the West Bank.
Lebanon is sinking into darkness, warned Electricite Du Liban Wednesday, reporting scores of additional failures across the country as ongoing strikes delayed repairs.
The caretaker Cabinet in Jordan has decided to leave any changes in electricity rates to the next government, energy officials said, warning that a combination of price hikes and power cuts are likely in order to avert a deeper energy crisis.
Egypt's Former prime minister Ali Lotfi urged on Wednesday the government to cut down on its expenditures instead of calling on the public to tighten the belt.
Iran will construct its first natural gas refinery which is costed at 1.6 billion U.S. dollars, Tehran Times daily reported Wednesday.
January 9, 2013
A strike in Lebanon by Electricite du Liban’s workers has further exacerbated the electricity crisis in the country as repairs on aging power plants came to a halt Tuesday.
Bahrain Petroleum (Bapco) refinery's crude run last year exceeded its annual business plan by 1.83 million barrels a year, having achieved a 262,400 barrels per day production record.
The UAEs central bank will likely not revise its new rules curbing mortgage credit to prevent speculation that could lead to a fresh real estate crisis.
Iraqi oil exports fell from a post-1990 record in November to around 2.3 million barrels per day for December, government records indicate.
Jordan is offering advice to Morocco on how to reduce spending on state subsidies, something which the Hashemite Kingdom did in November 2013.
Gasoline prices in Lebanon continued to creep up, the sixth week of consecutive growth, weekly figures show.
The local [Egyptian] stock exchange saw healthy gains on Tuesday as Egypt concluded yet another round of talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).