After being refurbished, phones are donated to educational institutions, social and charity organizations. (Twitter)
October 13, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
Dubai Municipality has launched Taheel (Refurbish), an app that links the haves with the have-nots in order to reuse unwanted digital devices.
Qatar's hotel industry is in overdrive ahead of the FIFA 2022 World Cup. (Shutterstock)
October 13, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Indian hotelier The Oberoi Group have signed a deal to manage a 250-room luxury hotel and 148-room serviced apartment in Doha.
Eni has been operational in Egypt since 1954. (Facebook)
October 13, 2015 - 10:01 GMT
Following Eni's massive gas discovery in Egypt's Mediterranean, the Italian oil and gas company has been won two more blocks for exploration.
The Jordanian anti-terrorism unit performs a special military operation display in Amman in 2010. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 09:46 GMT
The UK is providing more military equipment to the Jordanian Armed Forces Quick Reaction Force to aid the fight against terrorism.
Middle Eastern tourists have been flocking to Bosnia in recent years. (Pixabay)
October 13, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Dubai developers plan a multi-billion dollar tourist resort, in one of the biggest foreign investments in Bosnia of its kind.
Sulaibikhat cemetery. (
October 13, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
The Kuwait City Municipal Council has sparked protests with plans to convert its unused cemeteries into parks.
Beirut protests and clashes have recently deterred many tourists from visiting the city. (Al Bawaba)
October 12, 2015 - 23:03 GMT
The anti-government protests in Downtown Beirut and the sharp decline in the number of tourists are forcing the closure of Markazia hotel permanently at the end of this year.
OPEC Secretary General Abdullah el-Badri noted that the
October 12, 2015 - 21:54 GMT
Secretary general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) says the global oil market will be "more balanced" next year as non-OPEC oil output has started to contract and global demand is increasing.
A model of the new administrative capital project. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 12, 2015 - 20:47 GMT
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has set a two-year deadline to complete the first phase of Egypt's new administrative capital project, starting January 2016.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls will speak at the forum. (Al Bawaba/File)
October 12, 2015 - 19:29 GMT
A plethora of bilateral agreements between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and France worth billions of riyals will be signed in Riyadh during the 2nd Saudi-French Business Opportunities Forum, which will be held in Riyadh on Tuesday.
According to the study, 48 percent of working children have stopped their education at the preparatory stage. (Flickr)
October 12, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
The study, conducted by the University of Qassim, found that the majority of child laborers were adolescents coming from illiterate families.