Asian shares slumped on Friday, while the dollar firmed after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen suggested the central bank is still on track to raise interest rates later this year.
MSCI's broadest index o
Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) has announced that it organised the annual gas supply-demand summer meeting to closely and effectively co-ordinate the projected gas consumption during the peak season.
The company said it organis
Leading ICT company Acer has launched the latest addition to its Iconia tablet family, the Iconia Talk S, It is the first tablet presented by Acer to support 4G LTE connectivity.
The new model features a seven-inch display, voice-call f
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday talks over Tehran's nuclear programme had reached an important and tough juncture, but an agreement was still possible by a July deadline.
The lack of progr
Ben Bernanke earned more in 40 minutes on Tuesday than he made all of last year as head of the US Federal Reserve.
Bernanke was paid at least $250,000 for his first public speaking engagement, in Abu Dhabi, since stepping down in
Six world powers and Iran began talks in Vienna on Tuesday in pursuit of a final settlement on Tehran's disputed nuclear programme in the coming months despite warnings from both sides that a deal may prove impossible.
World powers and Iran will "very likely" resume negotiations on the Islamic Republic's nuclear ambitions in February, shortly after an interim, six-month deal restricting its atomic work goes into effect, a diplomatic source told R
The Western-backed Syrian opposition agreed to participate in international peace talks in Geneva, the Syrian National Coalition said in a statement early on Monday.
The statement, translated from Arabic, outlined conditions that
Brent crude oil prices slipped below $108 a barrel on Wednesday as Libya resumed output and as diplomatic talks to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons started which eased worries that crude supply from the Middle East would be at risk.