Middle East
  • Those in government believe this shows a desire to bring some fresh air into the negotiations with the IMF, though many outsiders don’t expect any significant changes.Middle East,Egypt,Fayyad Abdel Moneim,International Monetary Fund,Libya,Muslim Brotherhood,Qatar,Alex Erquicia
    Published Date : May 09, 2013, 7:17 PM EDT
  • The Anglo-Turkish company is successful in the first of five test wells it plans to drill this year confirming, even more, its strategic position in the controversial semi-autonomous region. Middle East,Baghdad,Genel Energy,Iraq,Iraq's government,Kurdistan,oil and gas,oil industry,Tony Hayward,Alex Erquicia

    Published Date : Apr 11, 2013, 11:43 AM EDT
  • Dubai’s airport has overtaken Paris’s Charles de Gaulle as the second busiest worldwide for international passenger traffic. Don’t expect the growth in the numbers to slow down any time soon as Dubai World Central, a second airport, is expected to embark passenger traffic soon. Middle East,Aviation industry,Charles de Gaulle,Dubai,Dubai International Airport,Dubai World Central,Emirates Airways,Heathrow,London Heathrow Airport,United Arab Emirates,Alex Erquicia

    Published Date : Apr 02, 2013, 12:09 PM EDT
  • President Mohammed Morsi has hiked customs rates on dozens of "unnecessary" imports as part of the government's efforts to increase revenues.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 25, 2013, 6:30 AM EDT