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Deceiving unsuspecting patrons
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2014-12-17
Author : Tariq A. Al-Maeena
The local social media airwaves are buzzing about the speed and alacrity with which the city's municipality has shut down restaurants, cafes and other outlets serving prepared food and has...
Working to pacify Iran
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-12-17
Author : Mohammed Fahad Al-Harthi
Iran has historically been the most troublesome country in the region, a chronic spoiler stymieing efforts to bring about political cooperation for everyone's benefit....
GCC Summit restores unity of purpose
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-12-17
Author : Abdel Aziz Aluwaisheg
I write this week from Doha, where Qatar hosted the 35th GCC Summit, which was quite successful, whether measured by the high level of representation, the consensus it portrayed, or...
Declining oil prices: OPEC vs. (future) Shale?
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Afshin Molavi
When the late John D. Rockefeller, one of America's earliest global business barons, was asked the secret of success, he quipped: "Get up early, work late and strike oil." Of...
Megatrends of 2014: A new Cold War and ISIS crisis
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Maria Dubovikova
With two weeks left of 2014, it is time to look back and draw conclusions as we ready ourselves to step into the New Year. To plan for the future, we...
A Matter of Conscience
Source : Asharq Al-Awsat  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Hussein Shobokshi
For the past four years, the world has accepted that Syria's neighbors are primarily responsible for its refugees. Fleeing the brutality, oppression, and criminality of the bloody regime of Bashar...
The dust has settled...
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Winfred Peppinck
Well, the dust has settled on the elections and there is a new Cabinet to take over the reins of governance....
'Spread feet according to cloth'
Source : Arab Times  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Yousef Awadh
In any financial crisis, issue or economic loss, there are always problems related to difficulty in payment of debts and loans. This is natural since many people who incur...
Fighting corruption in the Gulf
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Labeed Abdal
A State Audit Bureau official recently underlined the importance of improving the auditory standards in Gulf Cooperation Council countries and elevating their competency on par with international standards....
Can GCC governments intervene in current crises?
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Lo'ai Batainah
In October 2008, I published an article headlined "Why should governments intervene” in a bid to escape the tsunami of the global financial crisis and its social and economic repercussions...
Iranian support crucial for Houthis
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Yara Bayoumy and Mohammed Ghobari
Iran has supplied weapons, money and training to the Shia Houthi militia that seized Yemen's capital in September, as Tehran steps up its regional power struggle with Saudi Arabia, Yemeni...
Mandating pre-marriage orientation courses
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Khaled M. Batarfi
Mandating pre-marriage orientation coursesMY last article "How to reduce divorce rate?" triggered some enlightening responses. Dr. Estabraq Alhachim, King Abdulaziz University, tells me about the existence of local initiatives for...
No need to panic over oil prices
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Linda S. Heard
Stock markets in the Middle East and the Gulf are being driven down by panic-selling by investors fearing budget cuts due to lower oil revenues, forcing the postponement of government...
The benefit of immigration
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2014-12-16
Author : Hiba Zuhair Qadi
What has put the West, particularly the United States, at the forefront of scientific, technological and even entertainment innovation? This question has been raised over the years by many people...
Why the oil plunge isn't bad for Iran
Source : Al Arabiya TV  
Date : 2014-12-15
Author : Camelia Entekhabi-Fard
As the price of oil falls below $63 a barrel, OPEC producers have still not agreed on cutting oil production over fears that they will lose their share of the...
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