News and analysis, tenders, contracts awarded, commentary and economic data from Algeria, Gaza/ West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia and Yemen.
Jordan’s capital expected to become member of C40 group of major world cities
Sharia-compliant banking has yet to take off across most of the Levant and North Africa. But growing support from governments could soon lead to a boom in demand
The rebel group has extended its influence across the country, fearless of retribution from the state, and do not intend to withdraw any time soon
Gaza/ West Bank
In response to high levels of youth unemployment and the growing influence of radical Islam, the Palestinian Authority wants to encourage innovation among young Palestinians
Khatib & Alami (K&A) creates, designs, supervises and manages projects across urban and regional planning, transportation, water and environment, power and renewables, oil and gas and industry