Investors buy more Morocco bonds despite Rif unrest

North Africanís top-performing bonds in this quarter continue to lure investors even as protests against corruption, unemployment continue in northern Rif region.

Saudi's Kingdom Holding buys 7% of Careem ride app

Prolonged Gulf crisis could leave energy market vulnerable

IEA says Oil output set to outstrip demand in 2018

Abu Dhabi says Gulf air embargo only applies to Qatar firms

Turkey economy posts 5% growth first quarter

Qatar Airways transit business in jeopardy

Etihad breaks off leisure airline talks with TUI

Energy exports a lifeline for boycott-hit Qatar

Oil producers to extend output curbs at OPEC meeting

Tunisia economic growth picks up in first quarter

Russia, Saudi call for oil output deal extension

Emirates airline sees 2016-17 profit plunge

Saudi budget deficit drops significantly in first quarter

Egypt parliament adopts investment law

Saudi aims for transparency with budget report

Qatar says energy prices rebalancing after OPEC accord

420 tonnes of plastic bags seized in year in Morocco since ban

Dubai Aerospace to triple size with plan to buy AWAS

LafargeHolcim CEO stepping down over Syria probe

OPEC 'optimistic' about oil price recovery

IMF cuts Mideast growth forecast after oil output cuts

The National undergoing new 'digital transformation'

Weak Turkish economy likely to impact poll

IEA says world oil 'close to balance' despite OPEC cuts

OPEC says oil deal threatened by increased US pumping

Turkey's Vestel says in talks to buy Toshiba TV ops

US attacks on Syria send shockwaves through global markets

Oil prices rally after US strike on Syria

Kuwait inks new mega energy supply deal with Egypt

Riyadh likely to push for continued oil output restraint

April fool's advert from Ulker backfires

Turkish inflation hits highest rate in eight years

EU nations, Israel eye longest undersea gas pipeline

Emirates, Etihad to tighten screening on Australia flights

Turkey dodges recession as growth rate halved

Amazon to buy Middle East retailer

Dubai's Emaar Malls offers $800m to buy

IEA says full impact of OPEC oil cuts will take time to be felt

Haftar's forces recapture Libyan oil terminals


OPEC seeks output cuts from non-members

Talks, taking place at oil cartel's headquarters in Vienna, aim to nail down details on accord reached late last month.

Palestinian start-ups defy unique challenges

Online start-ups avoid many of frustrations for other companies run from Israel-occupied Palestinian territory.

Will more relaxed rules attract tourists to Iran resort island?

Even though Islamic rules are less strict on Kish, they are still in force -- creating major obstacle for investors.

Rabatís cable-stayed bridge to have big effect on Morocco

Mohammed VI Bridge, which connects Rabat with Sale, will be illuminated at night with lighting system able to display 16 million colours.

Open-ended strike of Kuwait oil workers slashes output

Oil workers union chief Saif al-Qahtani says production is partially halted without clarifying which sites had been affected.

Iraq PM calls for legal measures over oil bribery scandal

Abadi instructs anti-corruption commission to take legal action, calls for judiciary to pursue prosecutions connected to scandal.

Al-Jazeera sheds around 500 jobs as part of Ďoptimisation initiativeí

After management review, Ďaround 500 positions worldwide will be impacted, majority of which are in Qatar.í

Once-mighty Hariri firm struggles to survive in Saudi Arabia

Informed source says poor management Ďis one of main problemsí at Saudi Oger, but this has been compounded by economic challenges.

Egypt taxi drivers protest against Uber service

Taxi drivers complain that Uber drivers have unfair advantage because they do not have to pay same kind of taxes or fees.

Iran sentences billionaire tycoon to death over corruption

Babak Zanjani is convicted of fraud and economic crimes, as well as facing death penalty he must repay money to state.

Iran, Turkey set target of $30 billion for annual trade

Visiting Iranian capital, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu meets Iran's first vice president Eshaq Jahangiri.