16 March 2014
Ten spirited triathletes from around the Arabian Gulf conquered the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon in impressive style today. The 10 travelled from all over the GCC to represent their countries in...
15 March 2014
The death rate in road accidents in Qatar has dropped below the global average, thanks to increasing levels of traffic awareness in society, Brigadier Mohammed Saad al Kharji, Director of Traffic...
13 March 2014
Qatar equities witnessed a quick rebound despite an initial fall in response to regional political uncertainties, which may have kept regional markets quiet last week. The rebound reflects the...
13 March 2014
The international research community has been urged to focus its considerable data analysis expertise and systems on leveraging the ‘Big Data’ growth and innovation opportunities. The call has come...
12 March 2014
Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail), the company overseeing the country's much-anticipated integrated rail network, is sponsoring the 30th Annual Gulf Traffic Week with the theme "Your Safety is Our...
11 March 2014
Growth rates in the insurance markets of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries remain higher than those of developed markets and have kept pace with those of some key emerging markets according to...
10 March 2014
Middle East warns that while GDP growth in the Middle East is above the global average and expected to remain steady in the short term, oil prices are likely to drop as global supplies rise. The...
23 February 2014
The GCC banking sector grew robustly in 2013, driven by large government-led infrastructure and investment projects, with Qatar leading the pack. Most banks in the GCC have healthy funding profiles,...
18 February 2014
As Gulf economies step up efforts to diversify beyond oil, success depends on participation and buy-in from the “mega community” of stakeholders to achieve the essential task of shifting capital and...
15 February 2014
The construction sector has extreme importance in the Middle East — in the private and public spheres  — as it is the locomotive of development for other sectors of the economy, including the...
13 February 2014
The Minister of Education and Higher Education and Secretary General of the Supreme Education Council (SEC) H.E. Dr. Mohammed bin Abdul Wahid Al Hammadi has participated in the 16th Meeting of the...
08 February 2014
His Excellency Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Government Summit, underlined the importance of enhancing cooperation between...

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