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Travel trends of Arab tourists

Around 24.4 per cent of Arab travellers book flights 2-5 days before their travel, compared to a global average of more than 30 days

January 18, 2015 10:35
Silhouette Oil Rigs And Pumps

Oil prices fall to 4-year lows as OPEC production cut looks unlikely

Brent crude falls as low as $76.28

November 27, 2014 11:26
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Expecting end-of-year salary bonus?

59 per cent of finance professionals working in the Middle East expect a bonus this year, reveals research

November 25, 2014 9:00
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Qatar, Kuwait and Bahrain beat UAE as top global expat destinations

Emirates deemed too expensive for living, survey reveals

October 23, 2014 6:22
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Top challenges and opportunities for Arab youth

Arab world’s biggest challenge also represents the region’s greatest opportunity – it’s youth, says World Economic Forum in its latest study.

October 15, 2014 11:18
Kuwait deporting low-paid workers

Economic, social pressures behind Kuwait crackdown on foreign workers

In the last few months, authorities have deported thousands of mainly low-paid Asian workers

June 13, 2013 8:46
Kuwait oil workers on strike

Kuwaiti Oil Service Workers On Strike Over Pay – Union

Around 80 per cent of workers at Kuwait’s main, state-run oil services company are on strike calling for better pay, a…

May 21, 2013 3:51
Kuwait residents to get deported

Kuwait: expats sent packing

The state plans to get tough and reduce the number of foreign residents.

May 20, 2013 5:05
Kuwait explores reform with youth

Kuwait ministers reach out to bloggers and journalists

The country has tasked three men with exploring reform among the youth...

May 9, 2013 9:47
Kuwait skyline buildings

Kuwait resists IMF tax recommendations

The IMF says Kuwait may exhaust its oil savings by 2017...

April 30, 2013 4:54