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Jordan Opens New Power Plant to Meet Its Energy Needs »

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05:06 pm | The Kingdom of Jordan has opened a landmark power station destined to enable the country meet its growing energy needs and reduce its reliance on imported oil in a bid to achieve a…

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Oman: Sohar multimodal logistics hub becoming a reality »

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12:01 pm | The road project linking Saudi Arabia to Oman is in its final stages in Oman. It is expected to…

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GCC: Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain to send back ambassadors to Qatar »

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11:41 am | The diplomatic spat between Qatar and some members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has come to an end…

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Oman: $649 million investment to boost ecotourism »

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02:56 pm | An eco-themed project worth around $649 million will be developed in Ras Al-Hadd, a town located in the South…

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Qatar: Oil based economies safe till 2017 as price continues falling »

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02:51 pm | Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani of Qatar has given assurances that their economy will not be affected by…

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Syria on the brink of becoming a failed state »

04:16 pm | “Syria as it was will never exist again. The economy will be smaller. The population will be smaller,” said Bassel Kaghadou, program director of the National Agenda for the Future of Syria. After more than three and a half years of war, Syria’s future is becoming a case of concern as the fight between government…

Nov 20 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Oman: Sohar multimodal logistics hub becoming a reality »

12:01 pm | The road project linking Saudi Arabia to Oman is in its final stages in Oman. It is expected to be available for use by early 2015. The Executive Commercial Manager at Sohar Port and Free zone said that the opening of the new road will reduce the almost 2,000km distance between the two countries by…

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Jordan Opens New Power Plant to Meet Its Energy Needs »

05:06 pm | The Kingdom of Jordan has opened a landmark power station destined to enable the country meet its growing energy needs and reduce its reliance on imported oil in a bid to achieve a more sustainable energy balance. Dubbed “Al Manakher”, the new plant, located 15 km east of the Jordanian capital Amman, will enhance the…

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Syria on the brink of becoming a failed state »

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Nov 20 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Kuwait : Central Bank lifts ban on trading derivatives »

11:52 am | The central bank of Kuwait (CBK) has lifted the ban on trading derivatives with foreign banks that it imposed in 2008 when the Kuwaiti banks started to be affected by the global financial crisis. The decision led to a sudden rise of the Kuwaiti dinar against the US dollar with aspirations that it will provide…

Nov 19 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Oman: Sohar multimodal logistics hub becoming a reality »

12:01 pm | The road project linking Saudi Arabia to Oman is in its final stages in Oman. It is expected to be available for use by early 2015. The Executive Commercial Manager…

Nov 19 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

GCC: Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain to send back ambassadors to Qatar »

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11:41 am | The diplomatic spat between Qatar and some members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has come to an end after a meeting…

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Oman: $649 million investment to boost ecotourism »

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02:56 pm | An eco-themed project worth around $649 million will be developed in Ras Al-Hadd, a town located in the South Al Sharqiyah Governorate,…

Nov 12 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Finance

KSA : Saudi’s biggest banks to follow Islamic banking »

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10:16 am | After Sheikh Abdullah Al Mutlaq, a member of the Council of Senior Scholars, said on state television that “Religion comes above everything,”…

Oct 23 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

IMF hails Lebanon despite regional challenges »

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10:39 am | Governor Riad Salameh of the Lebanese Central Bank has stated that the country’s financial and economic outlook is stable despite the turbulences that…

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Kuwait : Central Bank lifts ban on trading derivatives »

11:52 am | The central bank of Kuwait (CBK) has lifted the ban on trading derivatives with foreign banks that it imposed in 2008 when the Kuwaiti banks started to be affected by…

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