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June 22, 2015

Qatar shares its largest gas reserve with Iran. (Shutterstock)
05:25 GMT
Qatar is the third largest producer of natural gas and top exporter of LNG in the world.
Food consumption rises by 70 percent during Ramadan. (Shutterstock)
05:08 GMT
With a heavy spend on Ramadan ads, TV dramas, and high price items, has the Holy Month become a month of overindulgence?

June 21, 2015

Disney will be working with Snowball Studios. (YouTube)
11:33 GMT
Partnership with the Walt Disney Company is part of the Jerusalem Film Fund's strategy for luring creative investments to the city.
Bill Gates tops the list with an estimated net worth of $85.7 billion. (eCell.in)
10:51 GMT
Prince Alwaleed bin Talal ranks 14th in a list dominated by Americans.
Treat everyone the way you would like to be treated. (Shutterstock)
10:38 GMT
Eight ways to become a better manager.
The Galaxy tab A is Samsung's latest mid-range tablet. (Cak Tech)
10:27 GMT
The new Galaxy tab A is available in 8-inch and two 9.7-inch models.
The FATCA disclosure may increase financial liabilities for American expats. (Shutterstock)
10:10 GMT
Under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, financial account information of US citizens and companies in the UAE will be handed over to the US Treasury.
New rules allow Yeminis to work without transferring their sponsorship. (Robin Wyatt Photoshelter)
09:58 GMT
Yemenis are taking advantage of the high demand for temporary workers in shops and restaurants.
The introduction of 4G services and adoption of smart devics will drive more data consumption. (Pixabay)
09:31 GMT
Internet penetration is now at 76 percent in Jordan.
The Ministry of Economy has deployed 100 inspectors to monitor food prices. (Shutterstock/Aleksandr Sadkov)
09:16 GMT
Surge in food prices prior to Ramadan 'artificial' due to wide availability of food previously earmarked for export, claim consumer groups.
Calculate your debt to burden ration before you apply for a loan. (Shutterstock)
08:52 GMT
A bank's eye-view of the loan application process.
The World Bank warned of a fiscal crisis due to the continuing blockade in the Gaza Strip. (AFP/FIle)
04:42 GMT
The grant will bring much-needed support to vital services and social protection.

June 18, 2015

Kassem Hejeij was charged by the US Treasury with direct links to Hezbollah. (AFP/Mladen Antonov)
13:40 GMT
Kassem Hejeij was charged by the US Treasury with direct links to Hezbollah.
The UAE launched a state-owned bank Wednesday to finance housing and other projects for UAE citizens. (AFP/File)
13:16 GMT
The UAE launched a state-owned bank Wednesday to finance housing and other projects for UAE citizens.
Total US crude oil imports for the week ending June 12 spiked more than 6 percent. (AFP/File)
13:08 GMT
Total US crude oil imports for the week ending June 12 spiked more than 6 percent.
Iranian companies are carrying out a series of water and electricity supply projects in 30 countries, an official said Thursday. (AFP/File)
12:59 GMT
Iranian companies are carrying out a series of water and electricity supply projects in 30 countries, an official said Thursday.
The Dubai-based property developer will issue up to 600 million shares of its Egypt subsidiary. (AFP/File)
12:47 GMT
The Dubai-based property developer will issue up to 600 million shares of its Egypt subsidiary.
King Abdullah said achieving sustainable growth must be the main goal of all economic plans in the country. (AFP/File)
12:32 GMT
King Abdullah said achieving sustainable growth must be the main goal of all economic plans in the country.
Three of Coop Sweden's stores in Verberg removed Israeli products from their shelves. (Wikimedia Commons)
10:41 GMT
Israel's ambassador to Sweden intervenes to reverse the boycott of Israeli goods in three of Coop's stores in Varberg.
Some Egyptians are replacing expenisve nuts with lower cost peanuts, raisins and coconut shavings. (Shutterstock)
08:30 GMT
Prices of Ramadan staples such as nuts and apricot paste have skyrocketed due to the Egyptian government's ban on some imports.
Always ask detailed questions regarding the nature of the risks involved in an investment. (Shutterstock)
07:37 GMT
Get rich quick schemes are almost always too good to be true. When it comes to investment, buyer beware!
Designers of modest Islamic fashion have set up low-cost shops online and interact directly with consumers on social media. (File photo)
07:18 GMT
A new report by Deloitte and the Dubai Islamic Economy Development Center finds that Islamic services will proliferate, but financing and technology gaps mean the market is largely untapped.
Political paralysis and regional conflict is taking its toll on the Lebanese economy. (Wikimedia Commons)
06:54 GMT
The Lebanese economic outlook remains gloomy, as the political inertia remains unresolved.