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US President Donald Trump submitted a proposal to sell off half of the US oil stockpile as a way to curb the national debt. (AFP/ File)
May 23, 2017 - 12:15 GMT
Oil prices fell on Tuesday, weighed down by US President Donald Trump's plan to sell off half the country's oil stockpile.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, inaugurates the RTA's Enterprise Command & Control Centre (EC3) on May 22, 2017. (Dubai Media Office)
May 23, 2017 - 09:23 GMT
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugurates a state-of-the-art traffic control centre in Dubai.
Last week, Reuters reported that Noon’s CEO Fodhil Benturquia and other staff had left the company. (Noon)
May 23, 2017 - 08:24 GMT
JadoPado was acquired by Mohamed Alabbar earlier this month.
Outgoing Ford CEO Mark Fields. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 15:56 GMT
Ford Motor has announced the departure of its CEO Mark Fields.
The chaotic scene at OPEC’s ordinary meeting on December 4, 2015. (AFP/ File)
May 22, 2017 - 15:06 GMT
The Opec faces three choices ahead of Thursday's meeting in Vienna.
Passengers standing at the Philippine Airlines terminal at Manila International Airport on August 11, 2015. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 14:12 GMT
Philippine Airlines is cancelling all flights between Abu Dhabi and Manila, effective July 8.
The list of goods includes flour, sugar, rice, pasta, oil, milk and many other commodities. (File photo)
May 22, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Qatar has announced new prices for some 418 consumer goods ahead of Ramadan.
Burj Khalifa is the world’s fifth most photographed location with 1,446,682 images on Instagram. (File photo)
May 22, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
The findings are part of a study of the top 30 most photographed locations in the world.
Foreign laborers working in road construction in Oman. (AFP)
May 22, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Oman has announced that procedures for obtaining work permits for expats will be facilitated.
Due for completion in 2020, the tower is a mixed-use high-rise building in the heart of Dubai. (Arabtec Holding)
May 22, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
Arabtec said it has won a $398 million contract for the construction of the 2020 Tower in Dubai.
The Commercial International Bank (CIB) received the Bank of the Year award, following a year of strong and balanced performance. (Daily News Egypt)
May 21, 2017 - 20:00 GMT
The Commercial International Bank (CIB) received the Bank of the Year award, following a year of strong performance.
Jordan is joining reconstruction efforts in war-ravaged countries in the region, a World Bank official said. (AFP/ File)
May 21, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Jordan is joining reconstruction efforts in war-ravaged countries in the region, a World Bank official said.
Paypal said it will submit a roadmap for the launch of its services in Tunisia before June. (Shutterstock)
May 21, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Paypal will soon submit a roadmap for the launch of its services in Tunisia.
Gym owners and users in Jordan will now be obliged to pay an additional tax of 16 percent, set by the government recently. (Pixabay)
May 21, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Gym owners and users in Jordan will now have to pay an additional tax.
Launched by philanthropist businessmen, the fund aims to revamp the Palestinian education system in an initiative that could ultimately be expanded across the entire Arab world. (AFP/ Mahmud Hams)
May 21, 2017 - 13:03 GMT
A $100 million fund has been launched to change the Palestinian and Arab education systems.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani taking a tour of Russian-backed Bushehr nuclear power complex on September 10, 2016. (AFP)
May 21, 2017 - 12:30 GMT
Iran has stepped up electricity exports to neighboring Iraq even as the Arab country owes Iran $800 million.