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GCC Countries

Stay updated with the Latest news in GCC Countries: Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Oman on Business, Technology and Life Style.

Watch out: Traffic snarls on UAE roads

A truck filled with goods unexpectedly delayed motorists on Wednesday morning – further burdening the already heavily-congested roads in Dubai. Dubai Police reported an accident...

Expats to pay KD1,700 annually to keep parents in Kuwait

Foreigners in Kuwait will have to pay up to 1,700 Kuwaiti Dinars annually to keep their parents in the country.Under the new regulations, a...

US State Dept. “Mystified” over Qatar blockade

The U.S. State Department bluntly questioned on Tuesday the motives of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for their boycott of Doha, saying...

Bahrain to Revoke Passports of Nationals Who Visit Qatar

Bahrain''s Interior Ministry has issued an order according to which the passport of any Bahraini citizen who travels to Qatar, resides there, or even...

Saudi Arabia to tax Expats from next month

The basic problem with taxation is that you do indeed have to gouge the revenue out of the population somehow but then said population...

With 3 more days to go for Ramadan, Umrah prices soar

During the penultimate week of Ramadan, Umrah travel operators in the capital have increased their Umrah package from SR250 ($66.67) to SR300 from its...

Saudi Arabia Deports Qatari Camels

After Saudi Arabia broke off relations with Qatar on June 5, Riyadh made clear it wanted nothing to do with its tiny Arab neighbor. Trade is...

Dubai/Abu Dhabi Residential Property Price Indices: May 2017 Results

Dubai Residential Property Price Indices: Sales Price IndicesThe Dubai Residential Property Sales Price Index for all residential increased by 0.6 points, from 258.4 to...

Saudi Arabia house price index rises

The overall Housing Price Index (HPI) for Saudi Arabia has risen to 83 from the previous quarter index of 74, the Saudi Credit Bureau...

Oil price hits record lows

On Tuesday, oil slid into its first bear market in 10 months, falling 21 percent from its high for the year. The swoon dragged...

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