Muna Al Hashemi Named Batelco’s Deputy CEO

Bahrain's leading telecom services operator Batelco Group has appointment Muna Al Hashemi as its new deputy chief executive officer. Having joined Batelco as a trainee graduate in 1994, Al Hashemi held several key roles in Batelco's various d [Read story...]

Saudi Aramco IPO on track for 2018: officials

A plan to list Saudi Aramco in 2018 is on track, senior Saudi officials said in Moscow on Thursday, as Saudi Arabia gears up to sign a string of investment agreements with Russia. FILE PHOTO: A Saudi Aramco employee sits in the area of its stand at t [Read story...]

Iran will have to take bigger share of OPEC cuts

Iran will have to take bigger share of OPEC cuts in the case of further increasing the targeted volume of oil output cuts, Tom Pugh, the economist at British economic research and consulting company Capital Economics, told Trend. “Iran is a great pro [Read story...]

Roly Poly Rolls in Sun Chariot

Persuasive, with Frankie Dettori up for trainer John Gosden, took over second with a furlong to run but could not make further progress toward the winner. earlier in the season, picked up her third win from her last four starts, all of them group 1 e [Read story...]

UAE Banks Lead GCC With $723 Billion in Assets

The total assets of the 48 banks operating in the country reached Dh2.66 trillion for 2016. The UAE banking system has been ranked the top banking sector in the Gulf region in terms of assets in the first half of 2017, while the total assets of the 4 [Read story...]

Saudi-Bahrain oil pipeline to be ready in 2018

Bahrain is in final negotiations with a preferred bidder to expand its only oil refinery and a contract is expected to be awarded before the year-end. – Reuters file picture Bahrain is in final negotiations with a preferred bidder to expand its only [Read story...]

Dispelling ignorance, the enemy of peace

In the Kingdom of Bahrain , for centuries we have grown up with neighbors of all faiths, all cultures and all ethnicities, so we are happy and comfortable living in a multicultural, multifaith society, and we recognize this diversity as a natural and [Read story...]

Dig in at Grubshack

HAVE you ever fancied to eat in a place where east meets west? We know just the right restaurant you're looking for! Its aesthetics and cuisine is inspired by old English tradition which makes the place not only Instagram-worthy but also a haven [Read story...]

OPEC crude output up by 88,000 b/d

According to secondary sources, total OPEC-14 crude oil production averaged 32.75 million barrels per day in September, an increase of 88,000 b/d over the previous month, OPEC said in its October Oil Market Report. Crude oil output increased in Libya [Read story...]