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The stadium advertisements, which will appear during the matches of the league’s quarter-finals onwards, will show Europeans promotional material of tourism sites in Jordan for the first time
March 29, 2015 - 06:55 GMT
Millions of football fans watching the UEFA Champions League will see advertisements of Jordan’s golden triangle of tourism: Aqaba, Petra and Wadi Rum, an official said on Thursday.
Al-Madaj become the second cabinet minister to quit this month after facing public criticism.
March 29, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Local media says a member of parliament had demanded to question the minister in parliament for allegedly failing to protect the rights of small shareholders.
Saudi Arabia’s main index tumbled 5.0 per cent on Wednesday amid reports that the kingdom was amassing troops and military equipment on its border with Yemen.
March 29, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Gulf stock markets fell sharply in early trade on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its allies in the region launched air strikes in Yemen, escalating the military conflict there.
The airports affected include Jizan, Abha and Wadi al- Dawaser, the General Authority of Civil Aviation said.
March 29, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Saudi Arabia has suspended international and domestic flights at seven airports in its south.
Among other precious metals, platinum was up 0.6 per cent at $1,153.25 an ounce, while palladium was up 1 per cent at $770.39 an ounce.
March 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Gold rallied to a 3-1/2 week high on Thursday and silver rose nearly 3 per cent as escalating tensions in the Middle East knocked stocks.
Brent crude oil shot up nearly 6 percent on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies began a military operation in Yemen
March 26, 2015 - 13:20 GMT
The strike against Houthi rebels, who have driven the president from Yemen's capital Sanaa, could stoke concerns about the security of Middle East oil shipments
Dubai’s rentals remain stuck on a high.
March 26, 2015 - 12:07 GMT
Dh80,000 won’t get you far when it comes to finding a two-bedroom apartment in Dubai.
Chairman of Abu Dhabi Airports, thanked Douglas in Wednesday’s statement for his “outstanding service” and “hard work” as Chief Executive
March 26, 2015 - 11:34 GMT
Chairman of Abu Dhabi Airports, thanked Douglas in Wednesday’s statement for his “outstanding service” and “hard work” as Chief Executive
The ‘Qatari Leadership and Talent’ Summit will explore how employers and the country itself can achieve this major challenge.
March 26, 2015 - 08:49 GMT
If Qatari nationals are to fill all of the strategic roles within the country, then nearly 80 per cent of Qataris need to develop leadership skills.
But after gaining 100 per cent support for the plan, Dubai World’s lawyers applied to withdraw the application during a court hearing last month.
March 26, 2015 - 08:43 GMT
After gaining 100 per cent support for the plan, Dubai World’s lawyers applied to withdraw the application during a court hearing last month.
The private sector in both countries must look for available investment opportunities in Egypt and Mexico,
March 26, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
The summit had showed how much Egypt can cooperate with Mexico and Latin American states, said the Ambassador of Mexico to Cairo Jorge Alvarez Fuentes.