Euro zone finance officials acknowledged being "in a mess" over Cyprus during a conference call on Wednesday and discussed imposing capital controls to insulate the region from a possible collapse of the Cypriot econo
France's inability to make rapid adjustments to its economy is a serious concern and should be ringing alarm bells for the euro zone, according to a study examining the health of the euro 17 countries.
The report by the Lisbon Council rank
Bahrain will go pink this month in support of breast cancer awareness and prevention, with alarming statistics showing GCC women were developing the illness as early as in their teens.
Fundraising activities and awareness drives to highlig
International alarm over Europe's debt crisis reached new heights with US President Barack Obama pressing the bloc's big countries to show leadership as talk of a Greek default escalated and markets heaped pressure on Italy.
Some iPhone users in Asia complained of malfunctioning alarms on the first working day of 2011, even after Apple reassured users that its phones' built-in clocks will work from Monday.
Bloggers, Facebook and Twitter users complai
With an estimated $100 to $200 million being spent by the UAE annually on diabetes treatment, global healthcare groups have urged collaboration in ensuring the highest level of excellence in delivery of such specialised healthcare services.
One in every four male students in Bahrain's secondary schools is a smoker, it has emerged.
This is compared to one in every five students who smoked only a few years ago, said Bahrain Anti-Smoking Society head Dr Mariam Al Jalahma.
An over-reliance on treating patients with antibiotics is severely endangering the health of children and adults in Bahrain, it has emerged.
A study has revealed that almost 25 per cent of the medications prescribed at the country's health
Saudi Arabia is showing signs of nervousness about popular discontent over inflation, as Saudis suffer sharp price rises despite an unprecedented cash windfall from high oil prices, observers say.
Saudis saw price rises hit seven per cent
Genint Group is implementing Dh3-million ($816,860) installation project for fire alarm system of Capital Plaza.
The move comes as Genint launches an intensified campaign to assist companies to comply with a new ‘checklist’ based on Nation