GCC RIFT: Cui bono? Who benefits?

  The chief beneficiaries of the ongoing rift between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states are…

100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration is nothing to celebrate.

 British involvement in Palestine is, for the most part, a stain on the UK’s history which…

From the BBC: A fascinating report on Arab women cartoonists

Female Arab cartoonists challenge authority By Severine Dieudonne & Naomi Scherbel-Ball BBC News In some Arab countries…

EXCLUSIVE TO THE MIDDLE EAST ONLINE . . .Canamara – a unique investment opportunity

Investing in innovation Pat Lancaster talks to Karl Rollke, President and CEO of Canamara, the Canadian…

From Calligraphy to Calligraffiti: 50 artists in your living room

Signs of Our Times: From Calligraphy to Calligraffiti is a beautifully produced coffee table book which…

QABOOS: Peace prize material?

Sultan Qaboos for Nobel peace prize

Multi-million dollar Saudi companies pledge to pay impoverished workers soon

The Saudi Arabian Binladin Construction Group has started repaying pending salaries to its workers, the kingdom’s…

TUNISIA: Bourguiba Returns

Thirteen years after his death, Habib Bourguiba has returned to the avenue that bears the late…

Egyptian activists turn to social media to secure release of jailed Street Art Group

  Egyptian activists are using social media to demand the release of five detained members of…

New EU dynamics could unsettle the world

Within the UK debate over whether Britain is better of in Europe or out of the…