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Oman sovereign fund boosts local stocks
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-12-21
Oman's State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) has boosted its buying of shares in the local stock market as prices have slid to attractive levels, the fund's executive president said....
Public debt dips to 32pc of GDP
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-12-21
Qatar's public debt declined to 32 percent of GDP in 2013, as the government-issued bonds and sukuk matured. Debt issuance, however, in the form of T-bills and bonds continues apace...
Mideast, Africa ICT market to grow 9% to Dh991bn in 2015: IDC
Source : Emirates 24/7  
Date : 2014-12-21
Spending on ICT products and services in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) will cross the $270 billion (Dh991 billion) mark in 2015 and the IT market expected to grow...
Dewa hikes 2015 budget to Dh22.87bn
Source : Emirates 24/7  
Date : 2014-12-21
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) has approved a total budget of Dh22.873 billion for 2015 compared to Dh20.56 billion in 2014 - an increase of 11.2 per cent, a...
Qatar banks' loan book marginally down in Nov
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-12-21
The loan book of Qatar banks decreased by 0.1 percent month-on-month (MoM) (up 7.8 percent YTD) in November 2014, while deposits increased by 1.2 percent (up 9.3 percent YTD),...
Oil plunge, nuke uncertainty weigh on Iran rial
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2014-12-21
Iran's rial is weakening after months of stability over declining oil prices and uncertainty whether the country will clinch a nuclear deal lifting international sanctions....
Fitch maintains AA rating for Kuwait
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-12-21
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Kuwait's long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'AA,' according to a fresh report released by the internationally renowned agency....
Gulf markets sell-off fuelled by credit and lax regulation
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2014-12-21
The sudden fall of Gulf share prices as the price of oil slides has given new impetus to governments in the region to improve financial regulation to reduce the credit-fuelled...
Bahrain's outlook revised down to negative
Source : Emirates 24/7  
Date : 2014-12-21
Fitch Ratings has revised down Bahrain’s outlook from stable to negative due to decline in oil prices....
Qatar, Turkey widen ties
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-12-20
The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, on an official visit to Turkey, said in Ankara yesterday that relations between both countries were strategic and historic and...
$ 350 billion losses?
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-12-20
Gulf countries could lose at least half their oil revenues or around $ 350 billion a year as crude prices plunge, analysts say....
Tough times for Bahrain hotels
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-12-20
The hospitality sector in Bahrain is facing hard times amid plummeting revenues....
Opec to meet in Abu Dhabi on Sunday
Source : Emirates 24/7  
Date : 2014-12-20
The Council of Ministers of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) will hold its 39th meeting in Abu Dhabi on Sunday....
RTA offers 5% revenue proceeds for new ideas
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2014-12-20
Anyone who comes up with a suggestion that's implemented by the transportation body in Dubai, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), shall enjoy a financial share of 5 per cent...
Oman sovereign fund boosts buying of local stocks
Source : Emirates 24/7  
Date : 2014-12-20
Oman's State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) has boosted its buying of shares in the local stock market as prices have slid to attractive levels, the fund's executive president said....
Half of Saudi businesswomen invest in education
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-12-20
Since a high percentage of the Kingdom's residents enroll their children in private schools, Saudi businesswomen have found a unique and rewarding area of investors....
Public transport project on schedule
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2014-12-20
Almost 10 percent of the public transport project in Riyadh has been executed, said Prince Turki Bin Abdullah, emir of the region....
Saudization forces 212,000 businesses to close down
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-12-20
The government's nationalization plan has been more difficult to apply for some businesses than others, with over 212,000 going out of business this year for not employing Saudis....
JCCI to help Saudis start home businesses
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-12-20
The Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) plans to assist Saudis to start home businesses....
'Cruise business growing significantly'
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2014-12-20
“The cruise business in Abu Dhabi has been growing significantly over the past years and so the Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) is very keen on creating additional tourist sights...
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