Mergers and acquisitions deal activity in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region increased 17 per cent in the third quarter of the year, according to a recent report.
EY's latest Mena Capital Confidence Barometer (CC
Euro zone businesses performed much better than forecasters expected this month and China's vast factory sector grew a shade faster, but US manufacturing activity sputtered to its slowest since July, underscoring the uneven nature of the pos
Doing basic cyber hygiene right can reduce the risk of a cyber breach by as much as 80 per cent, according to an expert.
The fact that the Middle East is one of the areas that saw the highest cyber crime activity last year, should alert
Middle Eastern merger and acquisition activity recorded $5.7 billion in the first quarter, 15 per cent less than the $6.8 billion during the same period last year, according to an analysis by Thomson Reuters, a leading source of intelligent in
The global energy project activity dropped to 412 projects in the last quarter of last year, a significant 21 per cent decrease compared to the previous quarter, said a report.
It was, however, a small two per cent increase from t
The IPO activity in the Mena region is expected to remain firm in 2014, building on a strong momentum from the last quarter of 2013, which closed with a total of seven deals raising around $726.2 million, said a report.
The EY Men
Escalating terrorist activity in the region was the focus of a crucial meeting of senior GCC officials in Bahrain.
Bahrain's Interior Minister Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa highlighted the alarming sh
Europe's debt crisis slammed into the world's factories last month, with US manufacturing contracting for the first time in nearly three years and Asian countries hit hard by crumbling orders from abroad.
Some of the most grim data
Growth in business activity in Saudi Arabia's non-oil private sector fell slightly in February but remained strong, supported by new orders, according to a new survey of over 400 private companies published on Monday.
The SABB HSBC Sau