Traders at Muscat Securities Market (MSM), the only stock exchange in Oman. (Photo courtesy of TBY)
August 01, 2017 - 12:05 GMT
Shares on the Muscat Securities Market (MSM) declined on weak investor sentiment.
Dollar climbs, rebounding from last week's sharp loss. (File photo)
July 03, 2017 - 12:47 GMT
Dollar climbs, rebounding from last week's sharp loss.
Saudi men chat outside the Saudi Stock Exchange in Riyadh. (AFP/ File)
June 25, 2017 - 18:25 GMT
What is the MSCI and why should investors in Saudi Arabia care about it?
Qatar Stock Exchange dropped 6.38 percent in Monday’s early trades amid growing tensions with neighboring Gulf states. (Karim Sahib/ AFP)
June 05, 2017 - 12:51 GMT
Qatar Stock Exchange dropped in Monday’s early trades.
Goldman Sachs is trying to expand its business in Saudi Arabia by applying for a license to trade shares on the Saudi stock market. (AFP)
June 04, 2017 - 10:14 GMT
Goldman Sachs has applied for a license to trade shares on the Saudi stock market.
The inability to impose a cohesive monetary policy is normal given that the country is currently being ripped apart by an armed coup led by Houthi militia. (File photo)
February 26, 2017 - 08:00 GMT
Yemen's national currency is selling at different prices in Sana’a than rates in Aden, in addition to flagrant fluctuations on the black market exchange.
A member of Egypt's richest family, Sawiris is chairman of Orascom Development Holding, which operates tourist resorts and real estate projects in Egypt and Europe. (Wikimedia Commons)
February 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Egyptian billionaire Samih Sawiris says that the country's currency flotation has increased the appetite for investments in Egypt, but economic recovery will take time.
After introducing the new levy, exchange houses were passing on the burden to customers. (Shutterstock)
February 19, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
Oman's new customs duty on imported bank notes, which raised the value of foreign currencies against the Omani rial, has been withdrawn after four days of implementation.