A workshop showing developers how to generate income from their applications on Windows 8.1 was organised by Microsoft Bahrain.
Held under the theme 'Building your first App on Windows 8.1', the two-day workshop introduced
Waha Capital, an Abu Dhabi-based investment firm, posted a near fourfold increase in its third-quarter profit as income from its portfolio companies increased sharply.
Waha posted a quarterly profit of 107.1 million dirhams ($29.2
Bahrain-based Al Baraka Banking Group (ABG) has reported an eight per cent increase in net income at $197 million for the first nine months of the year, when compared with the same period last year.
Total assets increased by 4 per
Citigroup posted weaker-than-expected third-quarter earnings on Tuesday as bond market trading volume dropped, hurting revenue at the No 3 US bank and across Wall Street.
The bank's bond trading revenue dropped 26 per cent, or
Oman’s tourism receipts touched $1.09 billion in 2012 putting the sultanate’s share in the Middle East international tourism income at 2.3 per cent, said a report.
The sultanate's income in 2011 was $996 million, s
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has posted a net income BD20.7 million ($55 million) for the second quarter of the year, a drop of 42 per cent from BD35.6 million of Q2 2012, driven by unrealised derivative gains as well as lower metal prices.
Bahrain-based Naseej, a fully-integrated real estate and infrastructure company, has reported total income of BD4.47 million ($11.85 million) for last year as against BD4.15 million in 2011.
The company's total expenses decrea
Dubai aims to treble its annual income from tourism to 300 billion dirhams ($82 billion) by 2020, which would involve doubling the number of its hotel rooms, a senior official said.
Tourism is crucial to Dubai's economy, which
Riyadh-based Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) has posted a net income of SR110.1 million ($29.3 million) for the first quarter of the year, marking an increase of more than 9.2 per cent over last year’s first quarter results.
Kuwait had a budget surplus of 17.2 billion dinars ($60.5 billion) in the first ten months of its fiscal year, preliminary budget data showed on Wednesday, thanks to robust oil income and lower-than-expected public spending.