Dubai and Abu Dhabi hotels recorded strong occupancy rates in January, said a report.
The latest HotStats report, published by TRI Hospitality Consulting, showed that while occupancy fell marginally in Dubai’s hotels by one
Police in Bahrain are 116 times more likely to die in the line of duty than they are in the UK. That statistic is based on the per capita death rate of serving officers over the past three years, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our s
The retail sales in the GCC are projected to grow at an average annual rate of eight per cent during 2011-16 period to RO270 billion ($699.2 billion), said a report.
"Food constitutes 50 per cent of total retail spending, whi
Saudi Arabia’s illiteracy rates have dropped by 61 per cent during the past nine years, said a report.
The kingdom has achieved the goal stated in the Dakar Forum, which took place in Senegal in 2000, in which the participan
The Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region had the highest unemployment rate across the world in 2012 at 19 per cent, said a report.
"Mena had the highest unemployment rate of all regions in 2012 at 19 per cent, followed
Spain's medium-term borrowing costs spiralled to a euro-era record at an auction on Thursday, hours before an independent audit was due to reveal how big a capital hole in Spanish banks needs to be filled by a euro zone bailout.
Thomson Reuters has added leading Islamic scholars and bankers to the supervisory bodies of the Islamic Interbank Benchmark Rate (IIBR), expanding geographic and community representation on IIBR Shariah panel and Islamic benchmark commit
Seven Tides, the Dubai real estate developer and hospitality consultancy, has reported 99 per cent occupancy at its flagship Ibn Battuta Gate apartment building which boasts of stylish 156 one- and two-bedroom apartments.
The Ibn Battuta G
Du, the integrated telecom service provider in the UAE, said it has launched special mobile roaming rates for the GCC region starting at 90 fils per minute.
Explaining the powerful proposition for du customers roaming in the GCC, Fari