News and analysis, tenders, contracts awarded, commentary and economic data from Algeria, Gaza/ West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia and Yemen.
The Algerian government launched its fourth licensing round in January, but attracting bids from international investors will be a challenge in the current security climate
Standard & Poor’s says attitude is changing toward shariah-compliant products
Hezbollah claims Israel struck its base near Lebanon’s border with Syria
Gaza/ West Bank
Padico Holding listed on the Palestine Exchange invests in real estate, telecommunications, industry and financial services
Provision of security information and event management services
The continued decline in South Sudan’s oil production could lead to Sudan taking a significant hit to its weakening economy