January 26, 2016
The new fund will shift burden of domestic asset management away the Kuwait Investment Authority, which will focus more on global investments.
With so many people looking for work, you need a game plan for edging out the competition. Here's how to get started.
Banking cards have evolved so that we now stand to gain 'something extra' every time we use them.
Russian trade officials will be meeting in Cairo next week to sign a number of MoUs, including a deal to build a Russian industrial zone within Egypt's Suez Gulf.
Australia's tourism minister is visiting Kuwait, Qatar, the UAE and Saudi Arabia to boost interest in the country's health, education and tourism sectors.
Check out some of the brilliant ideas from Arab innovators that wowed us last year.
Short-lived optimism fades as oil resumes its downhill course.
January 25, 2016
A Russian MP has fueled speculation that flights between Egypt and Russia could resume soon.
CNN's new high-tech digital broadcast studio allows any CNN control room around the world to assume control and operate it remotely.
The undisclosed deal is rumored to be the Bahraini company's biggest investment in the Middle East.
As Saudi Arabia mulls ways of increasing revenue, the national oil company chairman has confirmed that a potential IPO would not include oil reserves.
The Microsoft-owned chat service launched the measure to prevent online harassment, particularly in the gaming community.
Israeli firms behind the Leviathan gas reserve are eager to finalize a $30B BG export deal to Egypt before the expected BG takeover by Shell.
The Dubai-based airline is the first airline to reach one million followers on Instagram, and is celebrating with giveaways.
Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation has awarded the National Development & Investment Company a license to establish the country's first low-cost carrier.
As snow hits the region, the government is torn between safety and economic considerations when declaring public holidays.
The Labor Ministry is hoping to create 200,000 remote-work opportunities in various fields over five years, in a move that should benefit women and those with special needs.
Part of the Airport Modernisation Programme (AMP), the agreements include construction of a new terminal, upgrades of baggage handling and security systems.
The online professional network has revealed the most commonly-used buzzwords on their site.
There are myriad approaches for clients to manage their banker relationship optimally, and the partnership certainly needs to be managed.
The bourses of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia registered modest gains over the weekend, as regional energy ministers remain confident that oil prices will rise and stabilise by 2017.
Lebanese lobbyists successfully pressed for amendments to a proposed law against Hezbollah finances.
Seized assets include schools, hospitals, arable lands, bank accounts credits and cash.
January 24, 2016
Among the deals over the three-day event included a $3.4B Gulf Air order for 29 Airbus planes.
Banks from the UAE, Oman, Qatar and Kuwait are gearing up for potential links to Iranian financial institutions, following last week's lifting of economic sanctions.
In a bizarre official communication, the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage has banned organizers from organizing tourist trips to military zones and border posts.
The lack of recharging infrastructure in the Middle East is a key reason why the EV market has not seen the level of interest as in Europe and the US.
Despite a drive for Saudization, over one and a half million expats were hired in 2015, an increase of sixty percent over last year.
Everyone is eager to see what the Samsung S7 would look like, and now, we have a possible date for when it will hit the shelves.
Dubai's ‘1/JBR’ signature development is taking shape among the cluster of high-end towers in JBR and Dubai Marina.
Cruise companies have canceled stops to İstanbul, İzmir and Kuşadası in Turkey, after a suicide bombing in Sultanahmet Square killed 23 people earlier this month.
A tax on supermarket plastic bags would boost government revenues, encourage recycling and be beneficial for the environment.
The massive drone-filming projects took place at 18 Emirates' destinations in Dubai, Seattle, Japan, Ireland, Sri Lanka and the Seychelles.
The availability of high-tech printers is facilitating currency forgery, another blow for Gaza's crippled economy.
The time may not be right for a promotion just now, but working your way up there are several things you can do to help your rise to the top.
The two national space agencies signed a framework for cooperation on space exploration at the Bahrain International Airshow.
With all the promises that the New Year holds, spending less and saving seems to take a back seat. Here's how to get back on track.
As the deadly winter storm slams into the Eastern US, over 10,000 flights have been canceled, including Middle East services to Washington DC and New York.
Following this agreement, the amount of loans received by the National Bank of Egypt (NBE) from China Development Bank (CDB) totals $1 billion since 2013.
The five-year assistance plan will focus on youth unemployment and infrastructure.