|Dec 19 2013||Saudi - World-class port to open at KAEC ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal will open the world-class seaport at King Abdullah Economic City on Jan. 1. Spreading on an area of 15 million square meters, the King ...|
|Dec 19 2013||Saudi - Outlook broadly stable for GCC banks ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) Fitch Ratings says the rating outlook for almost all banks in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region is stable, largely driven by the probability of sovereign ...|
|Dec 19 2013||Saudi - King Abdullah Financial District builds on green drive success ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) is the world's largest green building development with more than 1.6m square meters of gross site area.
Saudi Binladin Group disclosed ...|
|Dec 19 2013||Saudi - Industrial output amounts to SR279.5 billion ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The volume of the industrial output in the Kingdom amounted to SR279.5 billion in 2012 and realized a growth rate of 10.9 percent compared to figures of last year, local media ...|
|Dec 19 2013||Saudi - Bahri subsidiary receives new chemical tanker in South Korea ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (BAHRI) announces that its 80 percent owned subsidiary company, the National Chemical Carriers Ltd. Co. (NCC), received a new ...|
|Dec 19 2013||Saudi - TADAWUL: Agriculture sector crosses 9,000-mark ,Arab News|
|(MENAFN - Arab News) The Saudi stock market continued its positive movement, marking another gain of 0.34 percent Wednesday.
The Tadawul All-Share Index (TASI) jumped (+40 points) into the green ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Dutch retailer signs deal for Oman supermarkets ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Nine new Spar supermarkets will be opened in Oman by 2016 under an agreement between Spar International and Khimji Ramdas, Arabian Business reported.
The agreement is the latest deal for ...|
|Dec 18 2013||MAF plans more ski resorts in ME ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Dubai-based Majid Al Futtaim Group is planning for more ski resorts across the Middle East, Arabian Business reported.
MAF's Arabian city, a tourist attraction in Dubai, includes an ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Dubai increase public employees pay by up to 100 percent ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The government in Dubai decided to increase salaries for public employee by up to 100 percent, Arabian Business reported.
Government staff in 32 departments will benefit from the raise, ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Oman rebuffs imposing tax on expat remittances ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The State Council in Oman rebuffed plans to tax expatriate's remittances, Arabian Business reported.
The economic and financial committee of the Shura Council recommended imposing a two ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Alwaleed-partly owned amusement park signs worker agreement ,MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Disneyland Paris, in which Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud owns a 10 percent sake, has signed a groundbreaking worker deal to hire youths and seniors to help combat France"s growing ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - Man Who Robbed US Citizen Caught ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) police have arrested an unidentified person who had allegedly broken into the home of an American two months ago and stolen jewelry and expensive watches and his car, ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - Pesterer Stabbed By Girl Again And Again ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) A young Kuwaiti woman who is said to have stabbed an unidentified youth in the stomach, shoulder and chest, has been arrested by the police, reports Al-Watan Arabic ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwaiti footballer sues daily ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Lawyer Turki Al-Dhafiri representing professional Kuwaiti footballer Hussein Fadhel who plays for the Al-Wihada Club in the United Arab Emirates has filed a complaint ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - Teen Nabbed For Seducing 30-Yr-Old Compatriot Woman ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) 18-year old citizen tried to incite a 30-year old female compatriot to commit immoral acts via mobile. The woman told officers in Nugra police station that the suspect ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - 4+1 in flesh trade ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) The Vice Squad affiliated to the Criminal Investigation Department of the Ministry of Interior have arrested four Chinese prostitutes and referred them to the concerned ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - Four Chinese, One Spanish Woman Held For Flesh Trade ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) An 18-year-old Syrian expatriate died when a piece of iron fell on his head at a carpentry shop in Abasiya. Father of the victim notified the Operations Room that his son ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - Nepali Mother, Baby Await Their Fate Behind Bars ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) In another touching incident, a baby is behind bars in Taima Police Station with his Nepalese mother who gave birth to the baby out of wedlock three months ago, reports ...|
|Dec 18 2013||Kuwait - Govt Expected To Sign Free Trade Agreement With GCC In 2014 ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) The Ambassador of Switzerland in Kuwait, HE E. ThÃˆvoz recently hosted a business luncheon at the Swiss Residence to present on behalf of the Switzerland Global ...|
|Dec 18 2013||GCC States Continue To Post Steady Growth Of About 5% ,Qatar News Agency|
|(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Equity markets in advance economies are poised to close 2013 with an excellent performance, up over 20%, and led by the US and Japan. The Dow Jones Industrials at about ...|