Saudi Arabia

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Posted: 03-08-2011
SAUDI ARABIA. CB Richard Ellis released today the latest MarketView for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. OVERVIEWKing Abdullah’s recent pledge to spend 30% of the Kingdom’s annual economic output (approximately US$130 billion) on mass housing, job creation and training, unemployment benefits and a raft of other social and economic measures has been welcomed with great enthusiasm. However, as the supply and demand gap continues to widen in the housing sector, affordability remains the key deterrent for home ownership amongst Saudi nationals. Saudi Arabia has the largest re
Posted: April 25, 2018
Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) is the largest regular economic survey of accountants around the world, in terms of both the number of respondents and the range of economic variables it monitors.
Posted: April 25, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. LinkedIn launches new campaign to support Saudi women join the Kingdom's workforce; new research explores barriers and opportunities for career women in Saudi.
Posted: April 24, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. The workshops will be held in Riyadh, Jeddah and Khobar between 2-10 May.
Posted: April 23, 2018
OMAN. Money prizes exceed US$160,000 USD in cash; Final Award ceremony held in Oman, April 19, 2018.
Posted: April 23, 2018
UAE. Global markets ended higher last week as strong earnings and positive economic news boosted sentiment; Regional investors remain index biased.
Posted: April 22, 2018
UAE. As many as 492 hospitality projects worth US$39.4 billion are currently in progress - including tendering stage and under construction; The number of active hotel projects in the GCC reached 724, worth US$78 billion in March 2018.
Posted: April 19, 2018
UAE. SNC-Lavalin will construct the Arabiah Condensate Handling Facility and Sour Water Disposal Unit Project at the Wasit Gas Plant in Saudi Arabia.
Posted: April 16, 2018
UAE. Partnership aims to create a themed entertainment powerhouse in Saudi Arabia.
Posted: April 13, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Visa centres brings enhanced convenience to the Kingdom's visa applicants traveling to the Southeast Asian country.
Posted: April 13, 2018
LEBANON. 80 semi-finalists from 14 countries competing for US$160,000 in cash prizes for top nine.
Posted: April 11, 2018
GERMANY. The progression of "light weighting" aircraft components is a vital enabler in allowing airlines globally to minimize costs and reduce maintenance and refurbishment cycles.
Posted: April 9, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Top university business students competing in the finals of KPMG's International Case Competition (KICC) are extremely bullish that technology will enhance their work lives and experience.
Posted: April 9, 2018
UAE. Despite low revenue growth of 2.3 % in 2017 from about 3 percentage points in 2016, GCC banks achieved 6% profit growth due to declining LLPs and cost reductions, BCG's annual banking performance study revealed.
Posted: April 9, 2018
UAE. Most of the regional indexes ended last week on a negative note with Bahrain -2.7%, followed by -2.6% in Kuwait, -0.8% and -0.2% in Dubai and Egypt, respectively.
Posted: April 9, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. Business conditions improved at the slowest rate since the survey began, largely reflecting subdued increases in new orders and employment during March.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 22, 2018
UAE. Cyber-criminals are turning their attention to the supply chain as a new means to exploit business data.
date:Posted: May 21, 2018
UAE. A new defence is being developed that will allow companies to tackle the latest threats as soon as they appear on the network; Machine learning enables AI to detect patterns in all sorts of data sources and create behaviours based on recognized patterns.
date:Posted: May 17, 2018
UAE. The report states that 50% of SME funding applications are rejected by banks and that alternative trade finance, powered by FinTech and Blockchain, is on the rise.
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