April 26, 2015
The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association expects a decrease in tax proceeds of EGP 2bn ($262 million) in the current fiscal year’s national budget.
Dubai skyscrapers have emerged as among the cheapest per square foot in the world for prime office rents.
The anti-BDS law cannot stifle international boycotts, which continue to gather momentum
The total included legitimate trade deals in the course of lobbying in the run up to the 2010 vote for the tournament.
In the face of strong competition from China, the traditional, locally produced Palestinian headscarf has put up a show of resistance
A study is being carried out to assess the feasibility of legalising the status of tens of thousands of foreign nationals working illegally in Bahrain.
The world's biggest oil exporter, having abandoned last year its role of keeping global markets in balance.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the country’s dependence on oil revenues will drop to its lowest level ever in the current Iranian year (which began on March 21).
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April 24, 2015
You thought you did pretty well at impressing but find that coveted offer letter still evades you.
April 23, 2015
Companies in Egypt are racing to meet the rising demand for mineral water in Upper Egypt in the wake of a barge, carrying 500 tonnes of phosphate.
The hundreds of billions of dollars that would flow into investments in Saudi Arabia once its $530 billion capital market opens up is likely to give a major boost.
U.S. authorities are deeply concerned about the financial capabilities of ISIS.
Özince's remarks came on the heels of existing uncertainty in financial markets that have sparked the exit of foreign lenders from the country.
A Continental Free Trade agreement between 26 African countries is to be launched from Egypt in June.
Apple’s first smartwatch will be available in the UAE on Saturday, but from the grey market, for a hefty premium.
What is more likely to happen instead is that rents will generally remain stable.
Jordanian universities can now offer online bachelor’s programmes under a decision announced by the Higher Education Council on Tuesday.
Saudi Arabia has reduced contractual crude supplies to some customers in Japan and South Korea since March by trimming the volumes of oil loaded.
The business world is now exploring how it can take advantage of the new possibilities provided by wearable technology.
April 22, 2015
Emirates Islamic, a leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, has announced a net profit of Dh194 million ($52.8 million) for the first quarter of the year.
But they will still need to hold up against sudden bouts of volatility
The UAE remains the top country that most Arab youth would like to live in, the 7th annual Arab Youth survey found for the fourth year running.
This type of person can also cross the line from being assertive and self-assured to exhibiting intimidatory and bullying behaviour.
The exhibition is recognised as the world's most important market place for exhibitors and it attracted around 1,000 participants from 45 countries
Facebook said Tuesday it was reconfiguring its News Feed, in a move aimed at giving people more information about what is happening to "the friends you care about.
Shaikh Mohammed invites businessmen to invest in mega event to be held in Dubai
Qatar Airways plans to increase the frequency of weekly flights to 10 of its most popular destinations throughout the Middle East and Europe
Microsoft’s move to get rid of passwords and introduce biometric verification in its upcoming Windows 10 OS upgrade will greatly improve security.
Real estate agents are expecting a slowdown in the Abu Dhabi market due to the continued impact of low oil prices.
OPEC has said that the demand for its oil will rise in the course of the year because it is winning its price war against US shale producers by driving them out of business
The Ministry of Labor clarified on Sunday that it has not issued any new regulations with regard to limiting expatriates’ stay in the Kingdom.
April 21, 2015
There are 189,000 Holocaust survivors still alive in Israel today.
Blackberry will set up a development center in Israel based on the acquisition of WatchDox.
It's good, but all good things come at a cost.
Morocco is said to be well in front to be a regional leader in developing renewable energy sources.
Oil production from the fastest-growing US shale plays is set to fall some 45,000 barrels per day to 4.98 million bpd (mbpd) in May from April.
The process of opening up the stock market should also be accompanied by increased transparency from administrative bodies.