Saudi Arabia is working on a new investment policy that will see bidders who supply for government projects being encouraged to set up manufacturing facilities across the country, said a senior economic official.
The kingdom is spending
Economies and markets in the wealthy Gulf oil exporters barely blinked when Islamist militants overran parts of neighbouring Iraq last year, and they look likely to ride out escalating conflict in Yemen with similar ease.
Qatar's stock exchange will treat investors from Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries as local citizens from Thursday when calculating whether foreign ownership in listed companies has reached permissible limits, the bourse said on Wedne
Investors enjoying near-record levels for major stock indexes will scrutinise housing data and other economic indicators in the coming week for hints about the timing of US interest rate hikes to see if the rally will continue.
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, has completed a Korean finance lease for its second new Airbus A380 aircraft.
The funding was provided by way of a private placement by a group of major Korean institutional investo
Investors from the Gulf region have pumped a record $4.5 billion into the global property market in the last quarter of 2014, of which over $3.08 billion had been invested in the UK alone, said a report from top real estate firm JLL ahead of a k
London remains an attractive destination for Middle East investors looking to expand their property portfolio, according to a new report from property investment firm IP Global.
A number of outer London locations are showing parti
Iran is sweetening the terms it offers on oil development contracts to draw the interest of foreign investors deterred by sanctions and low crude prices, as its pragmatic president seeks to deliver on his promise of economic recovery.
With the cooling of the real estate market since the middle of last year and the rapid fall in oil prices over the last few weeks, it could be interesting times ahead for Dubai's investors, said JLL chief executive officer Alan Robertson.
Global investors are more likely to invest in individuals with integrity, willpower, commitment and passion than those with a good business plan alone, according to a report.
The joint research conducted by Melodena Stephens Balak