Etisalat net profits jump 51% in Q2
UAE telecoms giant’s net profits after royalty reach 625 million in the second quarter.
Egypt has asked IMF for financial support
Panama Papers reveal Italian bribes' paid to Algerian officials
Supply glut sends oil market tumbling
Painful time for Turkey economy after attempted coup
IMF to Turkey: Democracy is crucial to economic stability
Algeria, Indonesia group to invest $4.5 billion in phosphate mining
Turkey moves to quell market concerns over political instability
Hapag-Lloyd, United Arab Shipping to merge
Oil prices fall on resurgent supply glut worries
Kuwait sets minimum wage for domestic staff
Saudi Arabia resumes US beef imports after mad cow scare
IEA sees oil stabilising on higher 2016 demand
Saudi reform plan fights unemployment
Oil prices resume fall
IMF announces $5.3 billion program for Iraq
Kuwait plans to tap international debt markets to finance deficit
Oil prices rise in Asia
Alstom-led consortium awarded $2.88 billion Dubai metro extension
Fitch downgrades Bahrain's credit rating
Saudi Arabia, UAE downplay Brexit impact on banking sector
Oman raises $2.5 billion in bonds to meet budget deficit
Oil prices rebound after six-session sell-off
Iran Air taken off EU safety blacklist
Saudi opens retail sector to greater foreign investment
Abu Dhabi seeks $6.5bn in row with Malaysia's 1MDB
Oil prices fall around one percent in Asia
Kuwait orders probe into scrapped deal with US Dow Chemical
Turkey economy grows 4.8 percent in first quarter
Bahrain's Gulf Air cuts losses by more than 60%
Saudi officially endorses economic plan away from oil
Saudi finalises economic diversification plan
Uber deal marks more aggressive Saudi investment drive
OPEC to keep oil gushing
Oil prices flat ahead of OPEC meeting
Venezuela casts doubt on 'success' of OPEC strategy
Iran seeks to amend new oil contracts
France announces $500 million upgrade for Libya oil site
Recovery in oil price eases pressure on OPEC
Kuwait earmarks $115 billion to spend on oil projects
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.
Egypt President opens Africa economic summit
Economic summit attended by African leaders and businessmen aims to boost trade and investment across continent.
Dubai sees number of visitors surge by 7.5% in 2015
Rise comes despite slowing economic growth in many markets and strong exchange rate of dirham against euro and other currencies.
Qatar records highest number of visitors in 2015
Tourism Authority says almost three million people visited Qatar in 2015, a record number for energy-rich Gulf country.
Eiffel Tower gets fewer visitors after devastating terror attacks
Iron Lady of Paris receives 6.91 million visitors in 2015 compared with 7.1 million in 2014, according to company that runs monument.