Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: EgyptQatarIndustries: All
In May, the Egyptian government approved a new free zone in Aswan as part of plans to develop cities in Upper Egypt. Apart from the domestic impact, the zone is designed to boost Egypt’s trade with Sudan and other Nile Basin countries. Industries ranging from gemstones and granite to textile manufacturing will be major beneficiaries.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesQatarIndustries: Shipping
The Chief Harbour Master of Abu Dhabi Ports has issued a Direction permitting the discharging of Qatar origin cargoes in Abu Dhabi ports, with reciprocal authorisation afforded to UAE origin cargo sought for discharge in Qatari ports, effective 12 February 2019.
Content Types: NewsletterRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesQatarIndustries: Banking & Finance
Based on its 2019 budget, how does Qatar’s debt service for this year compare to government revenues? What key budget line items take priority in the 2019 UAE federal budget and Dubai’s? How focused are the Qatari and UAE budgets’ on achieving efficiency in current expenditure vis-à-vis maintaining allocations for approved projects that contribute to the Qatar 2030 Vision and UAE Expo 2020? New Country Views － Oman: Solid growth in...
China Southern Airlines Co, the largest airline by fleet size in Asia, said earlier this week that Qatar Airways Group now holds a 5 percent stake in the company by acquiring 14,600 of its total issued shares.
Content Types: ArticleRegions & Countries: United Arab EmiratesBahrain...Industries: Minerals & ResourcesOil & Gas...
Our quarterly regional theme to be published in full on 20 December analyses trade and investment relations between the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) and Turkey. It highlights the inroads Turkey has been making into MENA economically since 2002, while also noting recent rifts between the two sides.
Days after Doha, one of Ankara's closest allies in the Gulf region, pledged $15 billion in direct investment in Turkey, Qatar's private sector has also turned to the country as five major conglomerates are looking to invest $300 million.