A major overhaul of Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry could be on the way, to better serve businessmen. An urgent meeting of the association has been called for today (January 14) to resolve major rifts, said a report in the Gulf Da
Saudi Arabia has pledged to meet Egypt's petroleum needs with payment facilities and interest rates up to 1 percent for three months starting from February, an Egyptian Petroleum Ministry official told Reuters on Monday.
Women who experience domestic abuse in Bahrain will be supplied with emergency kits to help them escape the next time they feel under threat. The kits will contain everything from taxi fare money and a change of clothes to toiletries and a vou
Volkswagen said it would reduce its capital spending to no more than €12 billion ($12.8 billion) next year as it grapples with the multi-billion-euro costs of its emissions crisis.
It will increase spendin
Seventy women are being trained as crisis advocates to help victims of domestic and sexual abuse in Bahrain. They will receive their certification this weekend from Women Crisis Care International (WCCI) after completing 40 hours of intensive
The forecasted shortage of international teachers has emphasised the need for countries in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region to start producing high quality educators rather than only receiving them from more developed nations, ac
When Egyptian central bank governor Hesham Ramez quit, phones began ringing as bankers congratulated each other on the departure of a man they say refused to change course even as Egypt careered from currency crisis toward trade crisis.
Bahrain's three municipal councils could hold an urgent meeting after hundreds of butchers allegedly threatened to close their businesses or market stalls and lay off staff. The Muharraq Municipal Council is calling for the extraordinary m
Workers in Volkswagen's home town of Wolfsburg have been left fearing for their futures after the carmaker was plunged into crisis because of rigged US diesel emission tests.
VW has seen its long establishe
Oil prices fell more than 4 per cent to fresh 6-1/2-year lows after Chinese stock markets suffered their biggest one-day drop since the global financial crisis, intensifying worries over the outlook for global oil demand.