Saturday, October 19, 2019

Money & Business

Latest updates on Middle East businesses,Growth of Financial Sectors,Implementation Of Latest Technology and Role of Consumers.

Qatar seeks ‘siege’ compensation for firms, citizens

A new Qatari committee is to receive compensation claims from major companies such as Qatar Airways, whose Riyadh branch is shown in this picture...

New Indian tax hits cargo handlers

Many cargo handlers in Bahrain have stopped accepting shipments to India after the country introduced Goods and Service Tax (GST) earlier this month. Until...

What’s a Qatari Riyal worth in this current political crisis?

As Qatar’s showdown with the Saudi-led alliance enters a second month, its currency peg is still intact — though not everyone can use it.Qatari...

How Qatar is finding ways around the blockade

When its neighbors severed diplomatic ties and cut land, sea and air links, panic rippled through the tiny Gulf state. There was a rush to...

Hiring domestic workers in the UAE will now be easier said...

The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation has announced the provision of a variety of packages for employing various types of domestic workers through...

Dependent fee creates “panic” amongst expats

The fee on dependents, which came into force on July 1, has created panic and confusion among expat workers, according to the Saudi Gazette. Computer...

Saudi Arabia imposes Dh389 fee on domestic pilgrims

The Saudi Haj Ministry has imposed a $106 fee on each domestic pilgrim to be paid by organisations and companies offering services for them,...

UK Arms sales to Saudi Arabia under threat

Britain will be forced to suspend the sale of what potentially could be billions of pounds worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia if it loses a...

Richard Branson’s bizarre to-do list he wrote in 1972 to drive...

This bizarre to-do list, pictured, was written by billionaire Virgin founder Richard Branson more than 40 years ago Richard Branson has revealed the secrets of...

PICTURES: Dubai’s $1 billion indoor theme park is the largest on...

Dubai is already home to the world's tallest building, artificial islands, and the world's first hotel with a rainforest. And now it's also home to...

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