Monday, March 18, 2013
Oil-rich Abu Dhabi on Sunday officially opened the world's largest concentrated solar power plant, which cost US$600 million to build and will provide electricity to 20,000 homes.
Sri Lanka is turning its newest international airport opening Monday into a tax-free zone to attract aviation-related industries, a top official said.
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu signed a coalition deal Friday with rival parties to form the next government, a spokesman said, in an agreement that was stalled for weeks due to tough negotiations.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
It's 1 a.m. and the sprawling airport in this desert city is bustling. Enough languages fill the air to make a United Nations translator's head spin.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Iran is to reduce its dependence on oil income and boost non-oil exports in its budget to counter the “heavy” impact of sanctions, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said in a television interview late on Saturday.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Palestinians blocked roads and held marches across the West Bank on Monday to protest the fate of thousands of their countrymen held in Israeli jails and demand the release of four detainees on hunger strike.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Finding jobs for United Arab Emirates (UAE) citizens is one of the government's top priorities, the prime minister told hundreds of state officials on Monday during a forum to discuss his economic policies.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Iran has taken delivery of several new tankers from Chinese shipyards, giving it greater flexibility in maintaining oil exports in the face of Western sanctions.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
The European Commission has concluded China illegally subsidizes steel producers and wants EU members to back punitive tariffs, which could anger the bloc's second largest trading partner, trade sources said.