Monday, July 21, 2014
People are paying more for less electricity in Pakistan.
Monday, July 7, 2014
The shopping-loving city that is home to one of the world's largest shopping malls wants to build one even bigger.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Under the compulsory veil and despite hard times, Iranian women are unrestrained in showing off one feature on which they feel a need to spend money. Their faces.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Pakistan on Tuesday announced an 11 percent increase in its military budget as it grapples with an ongoing Taliban insurgency, and forecast economic growth of 5.1 percent in the next financial year.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Egypt's stock market witnessed a sharp plunge Sunday that forced a temporary suspension of trading after reports of a newly proposed government tax on capital gains that experts said was hardly explained to investors.
Monday, May 19, 2014
Pakistani mango growers are hoping to take a slice out of rival India's export market thanks to tough new European regulations.
Monday, April 21, 2014
For years Pakistanis have sweated and cursed through summer power cuts, but now the government plans to harness the sun's ferocious heat to help tackle the country's chronic energy crisis.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
The United Arab Emirates finance minister said Sunday that officials are finalizing a new law to boost entrepreneurship with broad incentives, part of a wider push to create jobs for a burgeoning young population.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Gas-rich Qatar, pushing ahead with a massive infrastructure drive in preparation for hosting the 2022 soccer World Cup, unveiled a record budget Sunday of almost US$62 billion.
Monday, March 31, 2014
In a cloud of dust and diesel fumes, a souped-up 4x4 roars through the silence of Pakistan's Cholistan desert, cheered on by tens of thousands of spectators.