Tuesday, August 21, 2018

GCC Countries

Bahrain: King Pledges Aid To Flood-Hit Victims In India

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has sent a cable of condolences and sympathies over the deaths caused by the floods and...

Saudi: Air India flight returns to Jeddah from midair

An Air India plane was forced to return to the airport here on Sunday after developing a technical snag in mid-air. The indirect flight...

Saudi: Japan-inspired ‘nap pods’ being introduced for pilgrims

Saudi Arabia plans to introduce sleep pods, reminiscent of Japan’s famed capsule hotels, in the western city of Mina in the coming days, as an...

Kuwait: The Effects of Expats’ Departure On Real Estate Market

A number of real estate experts affirmed that the recent departure of a large number of expatriates from the country did not negatively impact...

Saudi: Only Women Allowed to Drive Family Taxi Cabs

The Public Transport Authority has approved granting licenses to the family taxi cabs which will be driven by Saudi women drivers only. It said passengers...

Bahrain: Public holidays announced for Eid Al Adha

Bahrain has announced holiday dates for the upcoming Eid Al Adha starting from Monday, August 20th until Thursday, August 23rd. Work will resume Sunday August...

Whose investing in Dubai real estate?

Overall property transactions in Dubai totalled Dh111 billion for the first half of 2018, says the Dubai Land Department (DLD). This was done through...

Saudi Arabia suffers capital flight

As Saudi Arabia raises the stakes in its dispute with Canada, the economic fallout could worsen an already serious issue for the kingdom: capital flight....

Saudi Prince Faces UK Jail Sentence in Loan Fight

A Saudi prince faces jail in the UK for flouting English contempt laws in the latest stage of a long-running dispute over a loan...

Senior Qatari official accused of plotting to bribe ex-Trump aide –...

A US judge has dramatically ruled that a senior Qatari government official was involved in an alleged plot to bribe Donald Trump's former adviser Steve...

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