EGYPT: Appeal for international help to remove WW2 land mines

Although World War II ended almost 75 years ago, residents of Egypt’s coastal city of Alamein still live…

WARNING: oil price lows here to stay?

Gulf states that depend heavily on energy exports for most of their revenues should brace for…

Journalism is a job in which it is very easy to become a “gun for hire”…

Tunisia: New vote of confidence in economic future

EBRD President Suma Chakrabarti has commended Tunisia for its successful political transition and the resilience of…

Prince Alwaleed released

Alwaleed released

Prince Alwaleed: Two former Presidents voice concern

Prince Alwaleed of Saudi Arabia

$6 billon ransom to release Alwaleed

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal of Saudi Arabia has been ransomed for $6 billion

Could women drivers herald a new dawn for Saudi Arabia?

  The world’s media is buzzing with excitement following the news that women in Saudi Arabia have…

Our 50 Most Influential Arabs 2017

The events of 2011 and  the so-called Arab Spring shook the Middle East to its core.…

Smoke & Mirrors in the Gulf

  The discord in the GCC region continues. Thirteen demands have recently been issued by Saudi…