Exodus of 30,000 Expats From Kuwait in First Week of May

Kuwait presently has 30/70 ratio of expats and local population; it aims 50/50 ratio in next…

Saudi ‘Green Card’ to Boost Non-Oil Economy, Reduce Remittances

BE2C2 Report – Saudi businessmen and expatriates are excited  over the Shoura Council’s decision Wednesday to…

Abraaj Founder Kept in Custody in Absence of $20 Million Bail

Arif Naqvi was arrested in Britain last month and has been awaiting potential extradition to the…

Dubai Developers Offer Incentives, Freebies to Attract Property Buyers

DESPARDES News Monitor – Dubai property developers are going the extra mile to dispose off unsold…

Women Beggars Outnumber Men; Saudi Authorities Conduct Raids

SAEED HAIDER, ALBILAD Daily English Online – Come Ramadan and strategic locations in Dammam, Dhahran and…

Dog Rescued From Saudi Street Finds a New Home in US

ALBILAD Daily English Online – Talk about traveling far to become someone’s best friend. FOX 10 reported…

Sudan Military Council Wants Sharia Source of Legislation

DESPARDES News Monitor – Sudan’s Transitional Military Council (TMC) said on Tuesday it agreed on the…

Wall Street is ‘Looking for Opportunities’ in Saudi Arabia

Some of the world’s leading financiers are returning to Saudi Arabia after the oil-rich kingdom yielded…

Jeddah-Based Newspaper Saudi Gazette Goes Digital Only, Draws Mixed Emotions

DESPARDES News Monitor – Building resilience in the print media sector of Middle East’s transformative economy…