Algeria

Algeria & BADEA to Develop Ties
29/05/2016 08:50 GMT

Promotion of cooperation between Algeria and the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) has been at the heart of discussions Saturday, in Algiers, between the minister of Industry and... More


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Bahrain

Bahrain to Focus on 5 Core Sectors for Growth
29/05/2016 05:35 GMT

Bahrain's Economic Development Board (EDB) has identified five core sectors where it expects both growth and investments, EDB chief executive Khalid Al Rumaihi has said. The sectors include financial... More


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Egypt

New Refinery Could Eliminate Oil Product Imports for Egypt
29/05/2016 07:56 GMT

Qalaa Holdings, an investment firm based in Egypt, has announced that its new refinery would allow for the country to eliminate its dependence on imported oil product. The US$3.7 billion Egyptian... More


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Iran

49 Iranian Firms Apply For E&P Evaluation
29/05/2016 09:57 GMT

Deputy of Consultants and Contractors Affairs at the Oil Ministry's Engineering Affairs Department, Mahboubeh Soleimani said that 49 Iranian companies active in the country's oil industry have... More


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Iraq

Iraq Shuts Down Internet Again
29/05/2016 09:47 GMT

Iraq turned off its internet again to coincide with student exams, according to a report. Authorities instructed all ISPs to shut off the internet for specific three-hour blocks, the latest happening... More


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Kuwait

Kuwait Selects Cloud Solution for Water Management
29/05/2016 09:53 GMT

EnerTech, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Technology Enterprises Company (NTEC) of Kuwait, has selected the Waterfund Insight Service to model and prioritize its strategic water technology... More


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Libya

Libya's Oil Production Hikes
24/05/2016 05:23 GMT

Libya's crude production has risen above 300,000 barrels per day (bpd) after the reopening of the Marsa al Hariga export terminal in the east of the country late last week, a spokesman for the... More


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Oman

Omani Banks Finance Iranian Investment Projects
29/05/2016 05:58 GMT

Iranian Chairman of the Iran-Oman Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture Mohsen Zarrabi said that in Soahr free trade zone in Oman special facilities has been assigned for... More


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Qatar

Qatar, KSA to Raise Number of Flights & Air Traffic Rights
29/05/2016 09:44 GMT

The aviation authorities in the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia held bilateral negotiations in Doha on the sidelines of the Third Middle East Aviation Safety Summit. Talks were... More


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Saudi Arabia

Qatar, KSA to Raise Number of Flights & Air Traffic Rights
29/05/2016 09:44 GMT

The aviation authorities in the State of Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia held bilateral negotiations in Doha on the sidelines of the Third Middle East Aviation Safety Summit. Talks were... More


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UAE

RTA Awards Dubai Water Canal Project Deal
29/05/2016 09:57 GMT

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has awarded a Dh703-million (US$191 million) contract for the construction of the fourth and fifth phase of the Dubai Water Canal Project. The Dubai Water... More


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Yemen

Omani-Yemeni Forum to Facilitate Investment Held
24/05/2016 04:41 GMT

The businessmen from Oman and Yemen discussed trade between two neighboring countries and sought to remove the roadblocks in trade and commerce to reap maximum benefits of the available resources and... More


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General News

Report on Projects in Pipeline in GCC
29/05/2016 05:35 GMT

The pipeline of projects planned in the GCC states as of May 2016 amounts to US$2 trillion, it was revealed at a summit of construction sector leaders in Dubai, UAE. Delegates attending the Meed... More


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