DED sees 17.4% rise in licenses as Dubai attracts more businesses and investors
Dubai property sector to benefit from increased budget spending
UAE Central Bank says demand for credit in downtrend during the fourth quarter
United Arab Bank reports a net loss of AED 166 million
The IMF cuts the UAE’s growth forecast for 2016
The fund expects Saudi Arabia’s economy to grow at just 1.2% in 2016
UAE to remove further subsidies on energy according to UAE’s Energy Minister
DEWA awards AED 260M contract for additional 46km water transmission network for Dubai
2015 financial reports for insurance companies must be as per new regulations
IMF slashes Saudi Arabia growth forecast to 1.2 per cent in 2016.
DEWA expected to finalise agreement for increasing capacity of Hassyan Clean Coal Plant by additional 1,200MW during ADSW.
Deloitte: Despite headwinds, opportunities exist in Dubai’s real estate market in 2016.
DMCC and DIFC’s Dispute Resolution Authority sign memorandum to pioneer Dubai Free Zone collaboration.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Qatar’s ruler shook up his Cabinet on Wednesday, shuffling some ministers into new positions while consolidating some of their jobs as low global oil and gas prices squeeze the Gulf country and the wider Middle East.
BEIRUT: One of the main Syrian opposition blocs said Wednesday that it was unlikely to attend Geneva peace talks this week unless progress is made toward lifting sieges in the country and other conditions are met, adding that it was awaiting clarifications from the UN envoy.
ANKARA, Turkey: A philosophy professor says he will stand trial next week on charges of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for suggesting in an article that the Turkish leader should go on trial over a range of claims, including alleged corruption and the violation of the constitution.
ALGIERS: Algeria has suspended flights to Tripoli, a few days after it detained hundreds of Moroccans trying to travel to Libya having arrived at the international airport in the capital Algiers.
ANKARA: Russia’s federal tourism agency has issued a warning that Daesh was planning to abduct Russian citizens in Turkey.
GAZA: Eight members from the Hamas group were missing Wednesday after the collapse of a tunnel in the Gaza Strip caused by rain and flooding, a security source said.
RIYADH: The Ministry of Health (MOH) has directed its command and control center to monitor the developments regarding the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV).