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  • Wins by Egypt’s Islamists raise twin risks

    Wins by Egypt’s Islamists raise twin risks

    Investors were just coming to terms with the Muslim Brotherhood. But there are new forces in play as an Islamist-led government is set to replace Egypt's failed authoritarian secular government.

    December 5, 2011 1:41
  • Afghan resolution tested by its economy, Pakistan, Iran

    Afghan resolution tested by its economy, Pakistan, Iran

    Has enough been done to safeguard Afghanistan's government from sinking back civil war and then Taliban rule? A meeting in Germany scopes out economic instability and a potential political regression.

    December 5, 2011 1:08
  • Arab Spring a boon to Oman tourism

    Arab Spring a boon to Oman tourism

    Tour operators are registering a record number of visitors to Oman during the holiday season as the Sultanate becomes an alternative vacation destination.

    December 4, 2011 5:08
 
  • Egypt’s Brotherhood leads on eve of run-off vote

    Egypt’s Brotherhood leads on eve of run-off vote

    Muslim Brotherhood is set for biggest share of vote while liberal rivals scramble to avoid Islamist landslide. Two more election rounds due as the government announcement is delayed to Wednesday.

    December 4, 2011 4:54