Investment Minister Ashraf Salman met with a number of political figures and representatives of US companies out of a delegation that includes about 70 US companies for attending the conference

Flipkart raises $700M from Steadview, Qatar Investment Authority & existing investors

India’s largest e-commerce company Flipkart.com has raised $700 million in funding from a slew of investors, including UK-based investment management firm Baillie Gifford, US-based VC fund Greenoaks Capital, Steadview Capital,

Kuwait faces economic challenges

A poster of Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah and Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah hangs on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in Kuwait City, Nov. 29, 2012. (photo by REUTERS/

Dec 9 (Reuters) – Investment Dar, the Kuwaiti firm best-known for its stake in luxury carmaker Aston Martin, hopes to complete a second debt-for-assets deal with creditors by the end

AMMAN — The “investment window” will officially be launched in mid-April 2015, Jordan Investment Commission (JIC) President Montaser Okla said Thursday. At the monthly meeting with presidents and chief executive officers of companies

Salalah – Oman’s efforts to promote investment and exports are expected to get a boost with the new initiatives of the Public Authority for Investment Promotion and Export Development (Ithraa).

Minister of Industry and Trade Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour issued a decree Monday stipulating the formation of the Egyptian-Chinese Business Council, headed by Ahmed Al-Sewedy. The decree stipulates in its

Luring energy firms to bid a daunting task

  BEIRUT: Lebanon will face challenges persuading international oil compaines to bid in the upcoming offshore gas licensing round, despite the Cabinet’s determination to swiftly pass two decrees necessary for

Egypt has been making impressive progress in straightening up its balance sheet in recent months. Steep cuts in energy subsidies coupled with a drop in world oil prices have given

‘Dubai to grow faster than global economy’

Dubai’s economy is projected to grow 4.5 per cent next year which will be higher than the global growth forecast of 3.5 per cent. (Reuters) Dubai’s economy is projected to