Dubai's Emaar posts huge Q1 profit

Outstanding performance by core sectors of Dubai economy, hasfurther energised Emaar Properties' growth.

Kuwait telecom giant posts 7.5% profit rise in Q1

Turkey agrees to increase shipments of natural gas from Russia

Turkey to Russia: We demand a gas price revision

Algeria finally opens its piggybank to lure back exiled youth

Libyan oil returns to export market after 8-month break

Iran taps into West anger against Russia with gas supply offer

Kuwait signs oil contracts worth $12 billion

Despite influx of cash, Egypt still needs more financial support

Etihad to outline offer to buy troubled Alitalia

Turkey outlook downgraded to 'negative'

Etihad boss meets Italian PM on Alitalia deal

Tunisia government running out of liquidity

Christine Lagarde: We need bold action to surmount serious economic dangers

Libya lifts force majeure on recovered crude export terminal

Abu Dhabi residential rentals rise as recovery gathers pace

A commercial not political deal: Kuwait to supply Egypt with energy for three years

West calls for rapid reopening of oil terminals in eastern Libya

Kuwait to invite bids for new refinery

Oil prices rebound on hazy prospects for Libya output boost

New Syrian airline to operate despite conflict

Morocco King chairs launch of 2014-2020 national industrial growth plan

Turkey to Gulf states: few investment risks, big profits

Smuggled Libya oil: A blessing for Ben Guerdane, a curse for Tunisia!

Turkish economy grew by 4% last year despite unrest

Libya wealth fund sues Societe Generale for $1.5 billion

Qatar unveils record $62 billion budget

Turkish PM's new megaprojects face discontent

Tunisia’s Ben Ali, family ‘milked economy’

Kurds seek to resolve oil impasse with Iraq

Oman plans to privatise loss-making national carrier

UN approves sanctions against illegal oil exports from Libya

Syria war damage stands at $31.3 billion dollars

Saudi Gulf, Airbus sign deal for 4 A320s

Saudi 2013 GDP grows by 3.8%

Abu Dhabi agrees to refinance $20 billion of Dubai loans

Gaza power plant shuts down again due to ‘lack of fuel’

Major European, Saudi banks stop dealings with Sudan

Oman, Iran ink deal to build submarine gas pipeline

Gulf bank governors meet in Kuwait despite diplomatic row


Malaysia world’s friendliest destination for Muslims

Malaysia tops survey of 'halal holidays' for Muslim travellers followed by UAE, while Japan has shown most improvement.

Corruption is rife! Six years to build a short road in Karbala

Karbala city officials say they don’t have enough money to complete important infrastructure projects despite city’s tourism wealth.

Gaza power station rumbles to life for first time in weeks

Power station begins operating hours after receiving delivery of fuel which has been purchased from Israel by Palestinian Authority.

Post-attack security measures deal severe blow to Iraq Kurdistan tourism

Tighter security put in place following attack affects Arab Iraqis coming to Kurdistan from other areas of the country.

Dubai property market booming again

Property sector is bouncing back in Dubai after nosediving during global financial crisis, but stirs fears of new bubble.

AGFUND introduces its experience in fight against poverty at Philippines microcredit summit

Executive Director of Arab Gulf Programme for Development says target segments are increasing as they have actually reached more than one million and three hundred thousand beneficiaries.

Algeria crackdown on smuggling cuts fuel line to Morocco eastern region

Because of reinforced border controls, and ditches that smugglers say have been dug by Algerian authorities, only viable way to haul goods across border now is by donkey.

UAE teams up with Russia in one of world’s biggest infrastructure projects

Through agreement Abu Dhabi, represented by Department of Finance, expresses intent to invest up to $5 billion (Dh18.3 billion) in Russia’s infrastructure sector.

Students of Tourism Youth Summer Camp get down to business in Abu Dhabi

Crash course in business and attributes of successful entrepreneurs is latest in series of workshops.

Abu Dhabi tour operator launches fully-certified ‘ladies only’ cruises

Belevari Marine appoints two female captains to become region’s only company to offer ‘ladies only’ cruises.

Saudi prince eyes profit in third-tier English football club

Prince Abdullah bin Mosaad says he bought stake after South Yorkshire club cleared its debt, brushing aside claims about debt burden awaiting him.