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Posted: 08-07-2011
INTERNATIONAL. State energy statistics in the Islamic Republic of Iran are closely guarded state secrets. Deputy Oil Minister Mohsen Khojasteh-Mehr has told the Iranian media that "Currently, the total value of the Iranian National Oil Company's assets is estimated to be about US$200 billion. Meanwhile, if the financial and credit resources are absorbed, the revenue of the National Iranian Oil Company will increase to US$350 billion by 21 March 2015. Khojasteh-Mehr indirectly acknowledged the damaging effect that international sanctions have had to upgrading the country‚Äôs energy infr
Posted: February 17, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. flynas flights between the Kingdom and Pakistan will utilize A320 fleet, and new B767 aircraft.
Posted: February 16, 2018
UAE. New opportunities emerge with the returning of semblance of political stability and initiation of redevelopment plans.
Posted: January 31, 2018
BEIJING. By 2022, Iran plans to increase its gas export to 40 billion cubic meters, excluding liquefied natural gas export.
Posted: January 22, 2018
LONDON. Ending absolute poverty is best done by ensuring the right institutional framework exists to enable economic growth. But instead, Oxfam is promoting a race to the bottom.
Posted: December 19, 2017
UAE. Businesses in 2018 will continue to face profound uncertainty because of the increasingly personalised and assertive style of national leaders who pursue more aggressive and more transactional diplomacy.
Posted: November 11, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The irony here is that Turkey, as a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), has violated every provision of NATO's founding treaty regarding human rights.
Posted: November 11, 2017
UAE. Gulf countries continue to invest in energy projects, as global demand for crude oil grows by 1.5 million barrels per day in 2017, according to OPEC; Hydrocarbon sector represents 30% of the GCC economy and 60% of the total exports value.
Posted: October 14, 2017
IRAQ. 3G and 2G networks to be modernized across Karbala, Najaf and Basra, with a special focus on the holy cities of Karbala and Najaf, to support increasing demand for voice and data traffic.
Posted: October 11, 2017
TURKEY. eCall vehicle aid system will reduce response times and give emergency services vital information in event of accidents, helping to save lives.
Posted: September 20, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Oil and Gas surveillance specialist Synectics has secured multiple contracts for onshore and offshore oil and gas developments, spanning Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Iran.
Posted: September 5, 2017
UAE. The leading property portal in MENA for more than a decade, bought 16.95% of Zingat, the fastest growing property and information marketing platform in Turkey.
Posted: August 25, 2017
TURKEY. Experts estimate the teacher training sector will give rise to a US$60 million-dollar industry in Turkey; GESS holds its first edition in Istanbul on 19-21 October.
Posted: August 23, 2017
UAE. New developments expected to be announced at the Building Healthcare Innovation & Design Show, now co-located with Cityscape Global in 2017; Building Healthcare's new congress format to offer 6 dedicated conferences under the theme "Starting with the End in Mind".
Posted: August 10, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The first vehicles to be produced at the plant will be new Symbol and new Duster.
Posted: July 6, 2017
UAE. The report looks to highlight key areas of consideration both for those businesses who are looking to invest in Iraq for the first time, as well as those who are more experienced in operating in Iraq.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: February 23, 2018
UAE. Offers cross-border property investments initially in Dubai, Mexico and Australia; Partners with Dubai-based Durise for cross-border sales of properties in Emirates.
date:Posted: February 22, 2018
UAE. Deloitte's report highlights the importance of greater private sector participation to improve the delivery of social services, including healthcare, education, transportation and utilities infrastructure.
date:Posted: February 22, 2018
UAE. McAfee, CSIS study finds ease of cybercrime growing as actors leverage black markets, digital currencies.
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