Egypt’s 'three-year strategy' seeks to revive struggling economy

Minister of international cooperation says strategy will lead to return of investments, boost industrial production, create jobs.

Russia says OPEC, non-OPEC countries to meet in Vienna

Qatar to invest up to $13bn on 'mega projects' in 2017

Turkey seeks trade in local currencies to strengthen lira

OPEC output deal boosts Iran budget

Egypt raises tariffs on some imported goods

Nigeria and Morocco agree joint venture to link Africa to Europe

Erdogan urges Turks to convert currencies to lira

OPEC output cut boosts oil price

Plunging lira buffeted by fears over Turkey's economic performance

Tunisia gets strong pledges to revive ailing economy

Qatar emir pledges $1.25 bn to support Tunisia economy

Saudi king to visit Kuwait next week

OPEC seeks to boost oil prices in Vienna meeting

‘Tunisia 2020’ aims to kickstart economy

Saudi Arabia could need over $53 billion in water investment

Desert city points to Saudi economic future

Sudan students defy crackdown on protests against fuel subsidy cuts

OPEC members to hold 'informal' Doha meeting

Qatar says gas demand to grow more slowly in 2017

IMF to Kuwait: Further subsidy reform is critical

Trump pledge to boost oil, coal could worsen prices

Saudi central bank 'very comfortable' with level of foreign reserves

Saudi Arabia sees OPEC production cut as 'imperative'

Oil prices fall on Trump vote win

Iran inks gas deal with Total

Iran launches first post-sanctions bidding round

Egypt faces hard times ahead in struggling economy

OPEC chief says oil cooperation with non-members 'vital'

Egypt gets no Saudi Aramco oil shipments for second month

Egypt central bank floating pound

Saudi energy minister hails deal with Japan's SoftBank

Tourism shows little sign of recovery in Egypt

Unpaid Yemenis struggle to make ends meet

Egypt rolls out austerity programme

Iran calls for more Asian investment

Iran domestic firms can bid on major oil projects

Dubai group completes $2.4 billion purchase of Kuwait food firm

Saudi raises $17.5 billion in first international bond offering

Libya's economy heading towards collapse

 

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.

Egypt President opens Africa economic summit

Economic summit attended by African leaders and businessmen aims to boost trade and investment across continent.