February 8, 2011
Egyptian exports fell by 6 percent in January as a result of the unrest and curfews.
Achievements, innovations and excellence in the regional insurance industry were recognised at the 7th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum (MEIF 2011) award ceremony.
February 7, 2011
The Syrian government plans in conjunction with the private sector to allocate US$ 100 billion.
The value of foreign investment in Tunisia grew by 2.9% in 2010 compared with 2009.
February 6, 2011
Sufian Alao, Syria's Oil and Mineral Resources Minister said that his country's imports of gas from Egypt had ceased as of yesterday.
A report issued by Credit Agricol Bank conveyed the current Egyptian crisis costs the country at least $ 310 million per day.
February 5, 2011
A Jordanian official confirmed Saturday that the explosion which targeted a gas pipeline in the city of Arish, Egypt, led to the halt of gas supplies .
February 4, 2011
Arab Banking Corporation (ABC) has announced that its consolidated Group net profit for the year ending 2010 was US$143 million, 17% higher than last year.
February 3, 2011
Sweden's Electrolux has postponed a $480m deal to acquire a controlling stake in Cairo-based Olympic Group.
With the beginning of the political crisis in Egypt most of the financial markets in the GCC and North Africa faced a sharp decline in their indices.
February 2, 2011
The Egyptian Stock Exchange was closed also Wednesday for the fifth day in a row.
The disturbances in Egypt forced some ships and tankers to change course to avoid the traffic in Egyptian ports.
February 1, 2011
There is growing concern in Israel that Egypt may stop supply of natural gas because of the unrest in this country.
The price of an oil barrel continued to be above US$ 100 in electronic exchanges in Asia.
January 31, 2011
Moody's Investors Service has today downgraded Egypt's government bond ratings to Ba2 from Ba1 and has changed the outlook to negative from stable.