US, Gulf states slap sanctions on top terror figures in Yemen – Politics & Economics,GCC,Americas,Middle East

The United States and six Gulf states announced sanctions on top ISIL and Al-Qaeda figures.

Oil price still key to Gulf economic revival in 2018 – PwC – Politics & Economics,Banking & Finance,GCC,Middle East

Stronger economic growth could return to the Gulf region in 2018, as long as oil.

Middle East aircraft fleet to more than double by 2036 – Transport,GCC,Middle East

The fleet size of carriers in the Middle East is forecast to more than double.

Top US diplomat returns to deal with Gulf crisis – Politics & Economics,GCC,Middle East,Americas

The United States will again try to resolve a Gulf crisis that Washington has alternatively.

OPEC chief welcomes rebalancing of global oil market – Energy,GCC,Middle East

OPEC secretary general Mohammed Barkindo welcomed Thursday the rebalancing of the world oil market, hinting.

Further squeezes expected on GCC household income in 2018 – Politics & Economics,Banking & Finance,GCC,Middle East

The economic outlook in the Gulf region is expected to remain tough, with several further.

French giant says 100 MidEast hotels now in operation – Travel & Hospitality,GCC,Middle East,Europe

AccorHotels has revealed that it has surpassed 100 hotels in operation across its Middle East.

GCC telcos forecast to be among earliest adopters of 5G – Technology,GCC,Middle East

The GSMA, a trade body that represents the interests of mobile network operators worldwide, has.

Secrecy surrounds $3.8bn Arab new media, entertainment venture – Media,GCC,Middle East

Talks expected to start soon in Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain with investors.

GCC’s VAT launch to create 5,000 finance, accounting jobs – Banking & Finance,Jobs,GCC,Middle East

About 5,000 finance and accounting jobs will be created within the Gulf region with the.