Bahrain is ranked the 44th most competitive nation globally, according to the World Economic Forum's 2014-15 Global Competitiveness Report.
Switzerland has topped the Global Competitiveness Index again this year, keeping its f
The real estate market in Qatar continues to soar with average prices for land, commercial and residential properties in June standing at 20 per cent above their peak in September 2008.
The data provided by the Real Estate Price I
Daman Investments, a UAE-based regional investment management company, has paid a record high dividend for the second quarter of the year.
Daman Funds have upheld their longstanding reputation as the leading dividend-yielding fund
Bahrain has one of the highest rates of diabetes prevalence in the world, said its Health Ministry.
According to new figures released by the ministry yesterday (August 17), 15.4 per cent of Bahrainis aged over 20 suffer from diabetes, s
Bahrain’s Ministry of Works has revealed that the number of users for its 11 electronic services reached more than 10,000 during the first half of the year.
The services can be accessed through both the m
Dubai-based Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) is set to award 20 scholarships to outstanding senior high school students.
The scholarships from Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown
Gulf countries, including Bahrain, should be on high alert amid increasing fears of an extremist insurgency gaining access into the region, according to experts.
They say GCC forces should also be prepared to t
High oil prices fuelled by the escalating crisis in Iraq could help drive down Bahrain's national debt.
Crude oil prices have been on the increase in recent weeks, with concerns over disruption in supply dr
Brent crude hit a nine-month high near $115 a barrel on Thursday on concerns heavy fighting in Iraq could limit oil supply from Opec's second-biggest producer.
Government forces battled Sunni militants for
Oman’s Ministry of Health is set to introduce measures to reduce the prices of drugs for consumers in the Sultanate, which has recorded the highest pharmaceutical drug prices in the GCC region, said a report.