OPEC 'optimistic' about oil price recovery

OPEC Secretary General says cartel is optimistic policy measures of oil output cuts are leading to price recovery.

IMF cuts Mideast growth forecast after oil output cuts

The National undergoing new 'digital transformation'

Weak Turkish economy likely to impact poll

IEA says world oil 'close to balance' despite OPEC cuts

OPEC says oil deal threatened by increased US pumping

Turkey's Vestel says in talks to buy Toshiba TV ops

US attacks on Syria send shockwaves through global markets

Oil prices rally after US strike on Syria

Kuwait inks new mega energy supply deal with Egypt

Riyadh likely to push for continued oil output restraint

April fool's advert from Ulker backfires

Turkish inflation hits highest rate in eight years

EU nations, Israel eye longest undersea gas pipeline

Emirates, Etihad to tighten screening on Australia flights

Turkey dodges recession as growth rate halved

Amazon to buy Middle East retailer Souq.com

Dubai's Emaar Malls offers $800m to buy Souq.com

IEA says full impact of OPEC oil cuts will take time to be felt

Haftar's forces recapture Libyan oil terminals

Saudi Arabia 'committed' to oil market stability

LafargeHolcim made deals with armed groups to keep Syria plant going

Riyadh laying groundwork for Aramco IPO

Investors wary of Egypt return despite reforms

Saudi petroleum giant SABIC's net profits fall in 2016

Russian, Libyan state oil giants sign deal

China oil giant signs $1.77 billion Abu Dhabi deal

Tech-savvy Beirut to become regional gateway

Oman expects further output cuts from non-OPEC countries

Electric car manufacturer Tesla takes on Gulf gas guzzlers

OPEC countries complying ‘almost fully’ with output cut

Air Arabia announces first quarterly loss

OPEC president says oil market 'responding positively' to output cut

Saudi Arabia ready to implement VAT

Emirates adjusts flight crews for flights to US

Starbucks responds to Trump ban with plan to hire 10,000 refugees worldwide

Kuwait’s Marzouk says rebalancing in oil markets has already started

Etihad Airways chief Hogan to step down

Asian oil firms playing important role in post-sanctions Iran

UAE minister says too early to consider prolonging oil cuts


OPEC seeks output cuts from non-members

Talks, taking place at oil cartel's headquarters in Vienna, aim to nail down details on accord reached late last month.

Palestinian start-ups defy unique challenges

Online start-ups avoid many of frustrations for other companies run from Israel-occupied Palestinian territory.

Will more relaxed rules attract tourists to Iran resort island?

Even though Islamic rules are less strict on Kish, they are still in force -- creating major obstacle for investors.

Rabat’s cable-stayed bridge to have big effect on Morocco

Mohammed VI Bridge, which connects Rabat with Sale, will be illuminated at night with lighting system able to display 16 million colours.

Open-ended strike of Kuwait oil workers slashes output

Oil workers union chief Saif al-Qahtani says production is partially halted without clarifying which sites had been affected.

Iraq PM calls for legal measures over oil bribery scandal

Abadi instructs anti-corruption commission to take legal action, calls for judiciary to pursue prosecutions connected to scandal.

Al-Jazeera sheds around 500 jobs as part of ‘optimisation initiative’

After management review, ‘around 500 positions worldwide will be impacted, majority of which are in Qatar.’

Once-mighty Hariri firm struggles to survive in Saudi Arabia

Informed source says poor management ‘is one of main problems’ at Saudi Oger, but this has been compounded by economic challenges.

Egypt taxi drivers protest against Uber service

Taxi drivers complain that Uber drivers have unfair advantage because they do not have to pay same kind of taxes or fees.

Iran sentences billionaire tycoon to death over corruption

Babak Zanjani is convicted of fraud and economic crimes, as well as facing death penalty he must repay money to state.

Iran, Turkey set target of $30 billion for annual trade

Visiting Iranian capital, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu meets Iran's first vice president Eshaq Jahangiri.