July 13, 2014
Dues owed to foreign oil companies reached a total of $6.3bn this July, compared to $6bn at the end of April.
July 11, 2014
Breakthrough in the long-running crisis over public workers’ salaries is expected next week, a ministerial source revealed to The Daily Star Thursday.
Rising housing costs has pushed Dubai up the rankings in an annual survey of the most expensive cities in the world for expatriates to live in.
Egypt purchased 3.7 million tonnes of local wheat and also bought 5.46 million tonnes of wheat from abroad during the 2013-2014.
Boeing’s annual forecast, released in conjunction with the airshow, said single-aisle airplanes such as the 737 and A320 will garner the most orders.
July 10, 2014
Security officers in Saudi Arabia have arrested nearly 2,200 foreign workers in Madinah and Hail and Baha this month for allegedly violating the country’s residency and labor regulations.
Brent crude oil traded at a one-month low below $109 a barrel on Wednesday after a Libyan oilfield restarted and supply worries faded
Dubai’s Damac Properties has announced that it will be offering luxury cars to select property buyers as part of its Ramadan promotion.
Djibouti said it had started legal action against DP World, seeking to rescind the Dubai-owned port operator’s concession in Africa’s largest container terminal in a row over how the contract was awarded.
July 9, 2014
Boeing said the 777X will introduce the latest technologies including "the most advanced commercial engine ever".
The recruitment application of any Saudi who has a history of maltreating Filipino housemaids would never be accepted.
By the way: Dubai is still recovering from its 2009 debt crisis.
Iran transacted non-oil goods with 177 countries in the past Iranian calendar year.
July 8, 2014
The shekel has weakened against the dollar this morning, as the security situation in the south of Israel escalated overnight.
According to the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism, travel advisories issued for the Sinai Peninsula led tourism revenues to decrease in the first quarter of 2014 to $1.3bn.