Saudi Arabia is expected to see a decline in growth to 0.4 per cent in 2017, compared with a growth of 1.4 per cent in 2016, an IMF report said. The kingdom is expected to grow at 2.3 per cent in 2018.
The Middle East, North Afric
Overall sovereign creditworthiness in the Mena region has continued to deteriorate, according to a report from S&P P Global Ratings, a leading provider of independent credit ratings.
The report titled "Middle East And Nor
ArabPlast 2017, the biggest plastics, petrochemicals and rubber industry exhibition in the Middle East and North africa (Mena) region, opened today (January 8) in Dubai, UAE.
The event is being held at the Dubai International Conv
The potential of tourism in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region will be examined during the International Tourism Fair in Spain (FITUR), taking place from January 18 to 22 in Madrid.
A ministerial discussion forum joint
Saudi-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has approved $434 million funding for development projects in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, said a report.
Of this, a $170-million funding will go towards the developmen
Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding (OTMT) has executed an agreement with Network i2i, a unit of India-based Bharti Airtel, for the sale of its entire stake in its subsidiary Middle East and North Africa Submarine Cable (MENA).
Education For Employment (EFE), the leading youth employment network in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena), has this year reached a milestone with over 40,000 of its graduates linked to jobs or the world of work.
The American Chamber of Commerce Bahrain (AmCham Bahrain) is set to host the bi-annual forum of AmCham Mena regional council in Manama next year.
The forum aimed at promoting trade and investment between the US, Bahrain and the ma
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) highlighted four priorities areas in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) which must be addressed for aviation to deliver maximum economic and social benefits.
These are suffic
Daimler Commercial Vehicles and Mercedes-Benz Trucks joined hands to celebrate 20 years of successful operations of its Actros Trucks in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region.
During the celebrations, three of its UAE cus