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King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. (AFP/ File)
September 20, 2017 - 10:38 GMT
King Salman has ordered the payment of $15 million aid for the Rohingya refugees fleeing from Myanmar.
The US stance toward the Middle East is negatively impacting business and regional growth, according to experts. (AFP/ File)
September 19, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The US stance toward the Middle East is negatively impacting business and regional growth, according to experts.
Read this interview with the Indian ambassador to Egypt, Sanjay Bhattacharyya. (Courtesy of the Embassy of India)
September 19, 2017 - 14:51 GMT
Read this interview with the Indian ambassador to Egypt, Sanjay Bhattacharyya.
The project will cost $57 million and is expected to improve the health sector in Jordan. (Courtesy of JU)
September 19, 2017 - 14:37 GMT
The project will cost $57 million and is expected to improve the health sector in Jordan.
The profitability of Gulf Islamic banks will deteriorate this year and in 2018 with several factors coming into play. (File photo)
September 19, 2017 - 14:28 GMT
The profitability of Gulf Islamic banks will deteriorate this year and in 2018 with several factors coming into play.
The funding round has boosted the company’s valuation to $5.1 billion. (Photo courtesy of Slack)
September 19, 2017 - 12:24 GMT
The funding round has boosted the company’s valuation to $5.1 billion.
The new rail project links the Red Sea port of Jeddah with Riyadh and the Arabian Gulf. (Shutterstock)
September 19, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
Saudi Arabia is planning to issue tenders for its long-delayed Land Bridge rail project.
The forum will focus on the fourth industrial revolution as its central topic. (Photo courtesy of WAM)
September 19, 2017 - 11:49 GMT
More than 30 economists are expected to speak at the event.
Mashreq Bank will cut 10 percent of its workforce as a direct result of artificial intelligence technology. (Courtesy of Mashreq Bank)
September 19, 2017 - 09:01 GMT
Mashreq Bank will cut 10 per cent of its workforce of over 4,000 in the next year as a direct result of artificial intelligence technology.
Two new shipping routes will link Qatar with vital ports in China, Turkey and Greece. (File photo)
September 18, 2017 - 15:24 GMT
Two new shipping routes will link Qatar with vital ports in China, Turkey and Greece.
The global halal economy is estimated to reach $6.4 trillion by 2018, compared to $3.2 trillion in 2012. (AFP)
September 18, 2017 - 14:35 GMT
The global halal economy is estimated to reach $6.4 trillion by 2018, compared to $3.2 trillion in 2012.
The price hike would see gas prices increase by around 80 percent. (AFP/ File)
September 18, 2017 - 11:59 GMT
Saudi Arabia is planning to raise prices for petrol and jet fuel in November at the latest, according to reports.
The credit line will be used to finance Iran's infrastructure projects. (File photo)
September 17, 2017 - 16:12 GMT
China has signed an agreement with Iran to provide a credit line of $10 billion for its infrastructure projects.
The new project will be built at a total cost of Dh14.2 billion ($3.8 billion). (Photo: First Solar)
September 17, 2017 - 12:12 GMT
The new project will be built at a total cost of Dh14.2 billion ($3.8 billion).
Lebanon is working with Cyprus to increase its internet speeds by drastically improving the cabling running from France to Lebanon via Cyprus. (File photo)
September 14, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Lebanon and Cyprus will work together to increase internet speeds across Lebanon.
Saudi Arabia in June led a coalition of Middle East countries in severing ties with Qatar. Pictured here: Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of Qatar. (AFP)
September 14, 2017 - 11:41 GMT
The ongoing row between Qatar and its Gulf neighbors, many of which are OPEC members, is credit negative, Moody's said.