|3/23/2017 - || Inflation fears take shine off German consumer morale, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Consumers in Germany are more confident about the economy and keen to spend money, but concerned about the impact of inflation on their incomes, a closely-watched survey showed ...|
|3/23/2017 - || Most Asia markets see recovery after big losses, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Most Asian markets edged up and the dollar saw a small recovery on Thursday as investors tracked a bounce in New York, with focus now on a crucial congressional vote on US healthcare ...|
|3/23/2017 - || China's TBEA, Orascom win offer for Egypt power plant, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) China-based TBEA and the Egyptian Orascom have won the tenders for installing transformers' substations and civil works for the 650MW power plant.|
The Chinese firm will be awarded a ...
|3/23/2017 - || Lebanon's industrial sector value drops by 16pct, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The value of Lebanon's industrial sector declined almost 16 percent between 2011 and 2015 due to the economic slowdown.|
Accordingly, the value of the sector fell to USD8.8bn in 2015 ...
|3/23/2017 - || Dubai's tourism sector posts 12pct increase in visitor numbers, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Dubai's tourism sector recorded a 12 increase in visitor numbers over the first two months of this year, with more than 3mn people visiting the country.|
Among the cited period of the ...
|3/23/2017 - || Qatar-Mannai confirms 40pct dividend, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The general assembly meeting of Maanai Corporation has confirmed the board of directors' recommendation to distribute a cash dividend of 40 percent.|
Accordingly, over the last 10 ...
|3/23/2017 - || China-backed bank approves 13 new members, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) said Thursday it has approved 13 new prospective members including Canada, in a coup for Beijing after Washington failed to ...|
|3/23/2017 - || S.Korea throws shipbuilder Daewoo new $6 bn lifeline, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) South Korea offered troubled Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Co. a new $6 billion bailout on Thursday, as the giant firm's financial crisis worsens.
Daewoo is the world's largest ...|
|3/23/2017 - || Australia moves to weaken hate speech laws, Asia Times|
|(MENAFN - Asia Times) A push by the Australian government to water down controversial hate speech laws has highlighted tensions between freedom of speech and racial harmony in one of the ...|
|3/22/2017 - || UAE strives to achieve highest standards of sustainability in natural water sources: Rashid bin Fahad, Emirates News Agency (WAM)|
|(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM))
DUBAI, 22nd March, 2017 (WAM) -- Dr. Rashid bin Ahmed bin Fahad, Minister of State and Chairman of the Board of the Emirates Authority for Standardisation and ...|