An Emirati man looks at the solar power platform at Masdar City, on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi. (AFP)
August 22, 2017 - 14:54 GMT
The UAE’s real GDP growth is set to slow in 2017.
About 99 percent of 'tasattur' in Saudi Arabia is in small and medium-sized enterprises. (AFP/ File)
August 22, 2017 - 13:42 GMT
About 99 percent of 'tasattur' is in SMEs, according to the governor of the General Authority for SMEs in Saudi Arabia.
Saudi Arabia is expected to face a recession in 2017, according to Bank of America. (Shutterstock)
August 22, 2017 - 13:19 GMT
Saudi Arabia is expected to get a $21.3 billion boost next year from new taxes and expat fee.
Austerity is paying off for Oman. (File photo)
August 22, 2017 - 12:37 GMT
This is the first time that the nominal GDP is showing a growth, within the last two years.
Lebanese protesters wave the national flag in front of a barbed wire fence as large crowds rally in Beirut on August 23, 2015. (Anwar Amro/ AFP)
August 22, 2017 - 11:54 GMT
The new laws include a 1 percentage point rise in the value added tax.
Students line up as they enter their classroom on the first day of the academic year for public schools in Dubai on September 27, 2009. (Karim Sahib/ AFP)
August 22, 2017 - 11:08 GMT
The new law will detail how the tax will impact schools and other educational institutions across the UAE.
Bloom Towers. (Courtesy of Bloom Holding)
August 21, 2017 - 13:04 GMT
Bloom Holding is working on plans to expand overseas.
The Al Thumama Stadium is set for completion in 2020 and will seat 40,000 spectators. (Photo supplied)
August 21, 2017 - 11:20 GMT
Qatar has revealed the design of Al Thumama Stadium, the sixth 2022 FIFA World Cup venue.
All contractors working on public sector projects will be exempt from expatriate workers’ tax. (File photo)
August 21, 2017 - 10:22 GMT
All contractors working on public sector projects that began before the decision was issued in December 2016 will be exempt from expatriate workers’ tax.
Saudi riyals. (File photo)
August 20, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
Well, it all depends on the exchanged currency.
More than half of UAE employees said they have worked during their vacations. (File photo)
August 20, 2017 - 15:09 GMT
More than half of UAE employees take work home and their reasons are not what you think.
The training will be based on Disney's best practices in customer service. (File photo)
August 20, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Dubai is organizing the trip to 'happiness' for various government entities.
The company now owns and manages a fleet of approximately 400 aircraft with a value of over US$14 billion. (Pixabay)
August 20, 2017 - 13:31 GMT
Dubai Aerospace Enterprise, DAE, has today completed its acquisition of the AWAS group of companies.
Pilgrims walk near the construction crane which crashed in Mecca's Grand Mosque on September 11, 2015, killing more than 100 and injuring over 200 others. (AFP)
August 20, 2017 - 11:07 GMT
The construction work is set to resume after the annual Haj season.
No instructions to stop dealing in Qatari Riyal, says Saudi Arabia. (Reuters)
August 20, 2017 - 10:32 GMT
Saudi Arabia denies ban on Qatari riyal dealings.
Indians now account for 22 percent of prime property sales in the UK capital, compared to just 5 percent of sales two years ago. (File photo)
August 17, 2017 - 11:47 GMT
Gulf investors’ appetite remains hampered by falling oil prices, regional economic uncertainty and credit rating cuts.