Sheikh Hamdan hails growing impact of Islamic economy on Dubai GDP

Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and chairman of Dubai…

Oman leading the way in foreign investment

According to the 2019 Investment Attractiveness Index published by Dhaman, the Arab Investment and Export Credit…

Halliburton inks $597m deal to explore for oil off Kuwait coast

 Halliburton Co and state-owned Kuwait Oil Co have signed a KD181.4m m($597m) contract to explore for…

Boursa Kuwait chairman hails MSCI decision as ‘game changer’

The chairman of Boursa Kuwait on June 27 described MSCI’s decision to add Kuwait to its…

Saudi Arabia becomes full member of money-laundering watchdog

Saudi Arabia was accepted as the 39th – and first Arab – member of the Financial…

EU and EBRD join forces to boost Tunisia’s Pharma industry

The EBRD and the EU are joining forces to support the growth of a dynamic privately-owned…

Abraaj founder Arif Naqvi still in jail, $20m bail not paid

Arif Naqvi, the Abraaj Group founder caught up in a US fraud probe, is still being…

Dubai Expo 2020 to deliver $33bn boost to UAE economy

Expo 2020 Dubai will boost the UAE economy by AED122.6 bn ($33.4 bn) and support 905,200…

Saudi Arabia’s PIF said to seek bridge loan of up to $8bn

Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund has started preliminary talks with banks to raise a loan expected…

Latin America is a top trading partner to the Gulf economy

  Trade flows between GCC countries and Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) reached $16.3bn in…