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Sunday, May 31, 2020

Can RegTech save the financial industry?

With FinTech taking the region by storm, can RegTech save the financial industry from complicated and expensive regulatory compliance issues?The World Arena Group, a...

“Saudi Arabia is at war with itself” -Business Insider

Forget Yemen, Syria and Lebanon, just a few of the countries in which Saudi Arabia is fighting a proxy war with Iran, its long-time...

Kuwait banks told to examine Saudi accounts after arrests: sources

Reuters reported last week that the central bank in the United Arab Emirates had asked banks to provide details of the accounts of 19...

Opinion: What the Saudi Arrests Mean for the Kingdom’s Oil Policy

We may never fully know what lies behind Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s decision to arrest more than 200 Saudi citizens, including 11 princes and...

Saudi’s anti-corruption drive is hurting Dubai

In a surprise move on Saturday, at least 49 Saudi princes, businessmen and officials were rounded up and accused of corruption. Some of the biggest...

Saudi Arabia top reformer in the GCC, says World Bank

Saudi Arabia was the top reformer among the six-member economic bloc of GCC, implementing six reforms in the past year as Opec's biggest oil...

GCC – the slow death of retail stores

With rising mall vacancy levels, drop in consumer spending, growing competition among retailers as well as the ecommerce push, decline in average rents, and...

UAE agrees to $1.6 billion deal with Lockheed Martin to upgrade...

The United Arab Emirates will pay Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) 6 billion dirhams ($1.63 billion) to upgrade 80 F-16 jet fighters, a Defense Ministry...

Kuwait warns against passport misuse

Authorities in Kuwait have warned Kuwaitis against exchanging their passports for money from loan sharks and pay off their gambling debts. Security sources told Kuwaiti...

Duped by agents, Kenyan nationals stuck in Bahrain

Nine Kenyan nationals, who were allegedly duped by a fake recruiting agent, are now stranded in the Kingdom. “These nine Kenyan men were brought into...
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