April 27, 2015
Egypt's foreign reserves are expected to rise to over $20 billion after the recent Gulf deposits.
Not so targeted consequences? The risk of targeted sanctions for GCC firms, individuals, and charities
Sanctions can have devastating effects, which, of course, is the intention of those imposing them.
Middle East airlines are playing a major role in providing connectivity to non-traditional destinations from Brazil as an increasing number of Brazilians now seeking newer travel options.
The closure severed its most important trade route to the outside
The Islamic banking industry in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is set to achieve $683 billion of Shariah-compliant assets by 2019.
The Dubai index may consolidate in a range with a tough resistance at the keenly-watched 4,200 level.
April 26, 2015
Saudi Arabia’s hospitality market can expect to witness high levels of new supply over the next three years.
In order to have a great talent pool for a certain job it is important to include both passive and active candidates.
In many societies being rich is admirable, but saying that you want to be rich is somehow frowned upon.
Policymakers need to urgently address Lebanon’s longstanding and worsening structural bottlenecks
Turkey, having invested in ambitious Asian and African initiatives to expand market penetration and build political capital, has missed a golden opportunity to make its case.
The move holds significant potential for the market’s growth and importance over the coming years, Deloitte said in a study.
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.