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  • Hundreds of jailed Emirati debtors freed

    Hundreds of jailed Emirati debtors freed

    The UAE central bank told commercial banks in August to extend maturities on certain personal loans held by UAE citizens by more than four years.

    November 11, 2012 8:35
  • Mobinil hopes for profit in 2013

    Mobinil hopes for profit in 2013

    Egypt's financial regulator earlier this year approved a tender offer by France Telecom that would cement its control over Mobinil.

    November 9, 2012 9:54
  • Saudi’s Sedco sees assets doubling by 2017

    Saudi’s Sedco sees assets doubling by 2017

    With markets still dynamic but volatile and short-term in nature, Sedco plans to launch at least one new fund, the Sedco Capital Sentiment Fund before the year end.

    November 8, 2012 12:49
 
 
  • Obama victory opens negotiation window with Iran

    Obama victory opens negotiation window with Iran

    Last month the White House said the option of bilateral talks with Iran, with whom Washington has not had diplomatic relations for three decades, was under consideration.

    November 8, 2012 8:54
  • Dubai sovereign bonds are attractive

    Dubai sovereign bonds are attractive

    Bonds issued by unrated Dubai, still recovering from a crippling debt crisis in 2009, have rallied strongly this year.

    November 7, 2012 5:46
  • Exxon wants to quit

    Exxon wants to quit

    Exxon's decision to quit the $50 billion project will exacerbate tensions between Baghdad and the autonomous Iraqi Kurdistan.

    November 7, 2012 3:13