Monday, February 18, 2019

Money & Business

Saudi: Expat Made SR14 Million In ‘Double Money Magic’ Scam

An expat was arrested by the Police in Riyadh who made SR14 million from a scam in which he promised to double people’s money using...

UAE Reveals Highest Skating Rink On Jebel Jais

The UAE’s highest peak Jebel Jais now features the country’s highest synthetic skating rink perched 1,300 metres above sea level. The 150-square-metre rink, which is...

Economies Of Most Gulf Countries Set To Weaken In 2019

Fiscal balances are set to weaken across much of the Gulf region in 2019, maintaining pressure on some sovereign balance sheets, according to new...

Saudi Allocates $3.1 Billion To Help Companies With Expat Fee Hikes

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has approved a scheme to reimburse some of the companies who struggled to pay steadily increasing fees for expatriate work...

GCC may miss VAT deadline

Bahrain and other Gulf countries are likely to miss a January 2018 deadline to introduce Value Added Tax (VAT) according to experts. "There is...

Which companies will win and lose in Qatar crisis?

With Qatar increasingly isolated from its Gulf neighbors in an escalating geopolitical crisis, the economic and financial implications are starting to emerge.The country — which...

Qatar buys $41 million townhouse just for maids

Qatar is expanding its footprint on Manhattan. After the nation bought two landmarked townhouses next door to each other on East 72nd Street to combine...

UAE says no special VAT rules for SMEs

Emiratis allowed to reclaim VAT when building new house, says ministryThe UAE will have no special value added tax (VAT) rules for small and...

Bahrain: no hike on toll tax on King Fahad Causeway

A Bahraini official has denied that Bahrain increased toll fees from 2.5 BHD to 3.5 BHD for small vehicles crossing through King Fahd Causeway. The...

Opinion: The Rift between Qatar and the GCC can threaten Trump’s...

The GCC crisis erupted on May 24, when the official Qatar News Agency (QNA) was hacked and quoted Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al...
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