One in four Middle East professionals plan to take a postgraduate degree in the next two years, a trend that has accelerated due to the slowdown in the job market following the collapse in oil prices.
Many professionals are driven by a
Saudi Arabia plans to set up a $2 trillion megafund for post-oil era, Bloomberg reported, citing Saudi deputy crown prince Mohammed bin Salman.
"Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman laid out his vision
Liquidity Management Centre (LMC) has posted a net profit of $3.56 million for last year as against $4.22 million for 2014, it was announced in a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
National Finance House (NFH), a Bahraini incorporated finance provider, is set to distribute a cash dividend of seven per cent of the paid-up share capital, amounting to BD525,000 ($1.3 million), said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN)
The number of job opportunities posted online in the UAE rose 45 per cent over the year to January, making the UAE the best performing market in the region, according to the Monster Employment Index (MEI).
Freed from nuclear-related sanctions, Iran has signalled its appetite to buy more than 100 Western planes, a prospect that would usually have the giants of the $130 billion-a-year jet industry scrambling for a piece of the action.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding has agreed to buy the Hong Kong's flagship English-language newspaper, the South China Morning Post, the company and SCMP Group announced on Friday.
Liquidity Management Centre (LMC) has announced a net profit of $3.2 million in the first nine months of this year compared to $3.37 million for the same period last year. The net profit resulted in a return on capital equivalent to 7.6 per ce
Securities and Investment Company (Sico), licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain as a conventional wholesale bank, has posted a net profit of BD2.3 million ($6 million) for the nine month ending September 30, compared to BD6.8 million during
Bahrain-based Alubaf Arab International Bank has posted a net profit of $22.2 million for the six months ended June 30, reflecting a 5.1 per cent decrease compared with the same period last year. A statement by the bank said net profit for the