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UAE: Expanding sour gas production in Abu Dhabi
Energy
UAE Expanding sour gas production in Abu Dhabi

Looking to reduce its imports and at the same time meet growing energy demands, Abu Dhabi is seeking to develop its sour gas reserves, both on and off-shore.

 
GCC-British Economic Forum: The Private Sector - Challenges & Opportunities
Economics
GCC-British Economic Forum - The Private Sector - Challenges  Opportunities

In continuing efforts to strengthen cooperation between the United Kingdom and the Arab world, the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) is organising the GCC-British Economic Forum - The Private Sector: Challenges & Opportunities, Global Arab Network reports according to a press release.

 
€45m investments bolster Morocco’s aeronautics sector
Economics
New investments bolster Moroccos aeronautics sector

Two new investment deals in Morocco, totalling nearly €45m, offer the most recent sign of high investor interest in the North African kingdom’s aeronautics industry.

 
Kuwait investing in education - New schools to meet growing demand
Economics
Kuwait investing in education - New schools to meet growing demand

A growing population and crowded public school system have led Kuwait to move forward on a host of investments in education.

 
Arab Countries Import Half of their Food
Economics
Morocco عالم غني يموت جوعا

The 2014 annual report of the Arab Forum for Environment and Development (AFED) on Food Security in Arab countries,

 
Qatari-British Economic Forum to take place in London
Economics
Qatari-British Economic Forum

In continuing efforts to strengthen cooperation between the United Kingdom and the Arab world, the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce has organised the Qatari-British Economic Forum.

 
Syria: What Went Wrong in Kobani?
Opinion
Syria What Went Wrong in Kobani

I have been of the opinion that directing airstrikes on Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) positions in Syria has been a mistake since the international campaign against the group began.

 
EU launches project to foster cooperation in Southern Mediterranean cultural and creative industrie
Culture
EU launches project to foster competitiveness and entrepreneurial cooperation in Southern Mediterranean cultural and creative industries

The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean has officially launched the UfM-labelled project “Establishment of a Regional Platform for the Development of Cultural and Creative Industries and Clusters in the Southern Mediterranean”.

 
Syria: Investigate Possible Unlawful US Strikes
Syria Politics
Syria Investigate Possible Unlawful US Strikes

Apparent US missile strikes on Idlib in Syria that killed at least seven civilians should be investigated for possible violations of the laws of war.

 
Qatar: Real estate sector growing for the foreseeable future
Economics
Qatar Real estate sector growing for the foreseeable future

Real estate prices in Qatar hit record highs in June after rising 28.9% year-on-year (y-o-y) according to the Real Estate Price Index (REPI) published by the Qatar Central Bank (QCB),

 
New opportunities open for Islamic banking in Bahrain
Finance
New opportunities open for Islamic banking in Bahrain
With a strong and well established financial services sector, Bahrain’s role in expanding the global reach of sharia-compliant financing looks set to broaden further through three developments firmed up recently.
 
Industrial sector - A significant contributor to Jordan’s GDP
Economics
Jordans industrial sector shows resilience

Despite facing a challenging economic climate marked by regional unrest and high energy prices, Jordan’s industrial sector held its ground in the first four months of 2014, posting modest year-on-year (y-o-y) growth.

 
Egypt expanding Suez Canal - Raising revenue in the longer term
Economics
Looking to Suez expansion for economic growth in Egypt

Hopes are rising that a $4bn project to widen the Suez Canal will provide Egypt with a boost in construction activity,

 
Report: Scenarios for a Peace Mission for Syria
Syria Politics
The report Scenarios for a Peace Mission for Syria

 

This report analyses scenarios for a possible peacekeeping mission in Syria, making recommendations for the attention of the UN and the European Union.

 
Iran in Syria: From an Ally of the Regime to an Occupying Force
Syria Politics
Bashar Alassad Syria Iran  بشار الاسد ينحني لاسياده في ايران

The campaign group Naame Shaam has published an in-depth report examining various aspects of the Iranian regime’s role in the ongoing war in Syria.

 
Iran’s Dangerous Game in Yemen
Yemen Politics
Irans Dangerous Game in Yemen

“Yemen is simple,” says a European diplomat working on a report for NATO on the war-torn nation. “The Saudis feed the Yemenis and the Iranians arm them. So, what is left for Yemenis to do, except chew qat and fight each other?”

 
EU: Building relations with Jordan - a look back on priorities and achievement
Jordan Politics
EU relations with Jordan flags

Between 2007 and 2013, major progress was made in the education, energy and public finance sectors of Jordan, with support from the EU, according to the DG EuropeAid report “European Neighbourhood Instrument 2007-2013 – Overview of Activities and Results”, recently released.

 
Libya aid push constrained by insecurity
Libya Politics
Libya aid push constrained by insecurity

A wave of violence between militia groups vying for power is sweeping across parts of Libya, prompting international organizations to put forth an ambitious plan to provide humanitarian aid to 85,000 people by the end of this year.

 
Egypt: Release Arrested University Students
Egypt Politics
Egypt Release Arrested University Students

Egyptian authorities should release more than 110 university students arrested since the start of the school year on October 11, 2014.

 
New bridge to boost Bahrain trade links with Saudi Arabia
Economics
New bridge to boost Bahrain Strade links with Saudi Arabia King Fahd causeway

As part of plans to tackle delays on the King Fahd causeway, Bahrain is taking steps to reduce waiting times and ease congestion on its road link with Saudi Arabia while larger measures are under consideration,

 

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