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Electricity sector challenges to be probed at Bahrain forum

The challenges facing the electricity sector will be reviewed at a key conference next month in Bahrain. The Gulf Electricity Conference and Exhibition 2014 will be held between November 10 and 12 at the Gulf Hotel under the patro

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Gulf states must cut spending amid oil price slump

Gulf oil exporters face inevitable spending cuts as weak oil prices cloud their economic outlook, Kuwaiti Finance Minister Anas al-Saleh said on Saturday. "We must undertake comprehensive economic reforms including the reform

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Gulf operators discuss religious tourism in Dubai

International corporate buyers and travel agencies from across the Gulf region are meeting in Dubai with suppliers to strengthen relations and open new opportunities in tourism for religious goals with potential tourists, particularly local Emir

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New Gulf projects to hit $180bn, despite oil price slump

About $180 billion of contracts for new construction projects will be awarded in wealthy Gulf states this year, the largest amount for six years, despite falling oil prices, according to a recent study. Brent crude oil sank to a f

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Mideast markets stabilise after panic sell-off

Stock markets in the Middle East appeared to be stabilising in early trade on Monday after falling sharply in the previous session in a broad sell-off. Bourses in the region posted their biggest losses in years on Sunday as global

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Gulf Marcom to take part in key advertising event

Bahrain-based Gulf Marcom will represent the kingdom at a key regional meeting of advertising and marketing communication agencies that starts today (October 9). The company's chairman Khamis Al Muqla is attending the three-da

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Some in Opec worried by oil drop, but no plan yet

Some Opec countries are calling for supply cuts after a drop in oil prices, but core Gulf members are betting winter demand will revive the market, suggesting the group is no closer to any collective steps. The differing views wit

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Gulf countries warned over IS attack threat

A top Saudi journalist has warned about potential terrorist attacks in Gulf countries by extremists who support radical Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq and Syria. Editor-in-chief of the Bahrain-based Al Arab News cha

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Iran urges Opec to stop oil slide, Gulf members relaxed

Iran has urged Opec members to make joint efforts to keep oil prices from falling further, highlighting a split with other members such as Saudi Arabia who face lower budget pressures despite a slide in prices towards $95 a barrel.

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Gulf airlines sidestep PIA purchase reports

Gulf airlines have evaded commenting on reports that they are looking to purchase ailing Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), according to a report. Pakistan’s Minister of State for Privatisation, Mohammad Zubair, recently

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