Economics and Policy
Brent crude eased toward $110 a barrel on Wednesday after reports that some Libyan oil exports might soon resume.
Egypt's interim prime minister Dr Hazem Al Beblawi has met in Cairo with a UAE delegation led by Minister of State Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber.
A leading Syrian opposition figure said on Wednesday 1,300 people had been killed in attacks using chemical weapons by President Bashar al-Assad's forces around Damascus.
Companies and Business
Bahraini carrier Gulf Air said that it has not been awarded a licence to operate domestic air services in Saudi Arabia, contrary to an announcement made by the kingdom’s aviation regulator more than six months ago.
A group of Lebanese franchise operators have joined other private sector bodies in sounding the alarm over slowing business activity due to political and security turmoil