Middle East
  • by Michael Lerner Some 250,000 young Saudis enter the job market every year, and they can't all work for the gov't.Middle East,foreigners,Jobs,oil,Riyadh,Saudi Arabia,Saudization,Unemployment,Michael Lerner
    Published Date : Mar 09, 2016, 5:12 PM EST
  • Dubai wants to get a big piece of the $4.3 trillion global wholesale market.Middle East,Dubai,Dubai Wholesale City,oil,Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,UAE,Michael Lerner
    Published Date : Mar 03, 2016, 11:37 AM EST
  • Source: AaronP65/flickr

    by Michael Lerner Exports and tourism declined last year, despite the govt's rosy GDP predictions.Middle East,Auto industry,economy,Iran,Russia,terror,Tourism,Turkey,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Feb 03, 2016, 12:54 PM EST
  • The Caspian Sea. Source: Jamie Weeraya/flickr

    by Michael Lerner After sanctions end, Iran will collect transit fees and save on internal oil distribution.Middle East,Armenia,Azerbaijan,Caspian Sea,Gazprom,Hassan Rouhani,Iran,Kazakhstan,oil swaps,Rosneft,Russia,Turkmenistan,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Dec 28, 2015, 3:16 PM EST