Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News
  • Syrians see hoarding, price rises after import ban

    Syrians see hoarding, price rises after import ban

    Consumer goods prices skyrocket as sweeping import ban is imposed last week, adding to woes of Syrians amid violent government crackdown.

    October 1, 2011 1:05
  • Beware the wrath of the celebrity athlete

    Beware the wrath of the celebrity athlete

    Overzealous folks at the US Open learned the hard way to never forget who brings value to the sport. Andreas Keller shows how the region can learn from this PR debacle.

    September 30, 2011 4:36
  • The app that dares you to care

    The app that dares you to care

    In a time when economic uncertainty is the only thing that’s certain, it’s hard to focus on anything but your own survival. But with CareZone, Ritesh Tilani hopes you’ll still continue to care.

    September 28, 2011 5:28
 
 
  • Project Islamic bond market seen growing in Saudi Arabia

    Project Islamic bond market seen growing in Saudi Arabia

    Project Islamic bonds are expected to pick up steam in Saudi Arabia with the launch of the first project sukuk this month.

    September 27, 2011 2:52
  • A big ‘small step’ in Saudi

    A big ‘small step’ in Saudi

    Women's issues are in vogue in Saudi Arabia now. But while allowing women to vote heralds further changes, don't expect conservative cleric influence in governances to give way just yet.

    September 27, 2011 2:33
  • Iran to seek compensation over Turkey gas line

    Iran to seek compensation over Turkey gas line

    Gas pipeline closed last week; Iran blamed Kurd rebels; Tehran to seek compensation over slow repairs -news agency; Ties with Ankara under strain over missile shield and Syria

    September 27, 2011 2:29
 
  • Regional conflict boosts Dubai properties

    Regional conflict boosts Dubai properties

    Hotel, retail, residential sectors boosted by unrest; Global economic woes to hit demand for offices; Residential prices seeing recovery in some areas

    September 27, 2011 2:26