News and analysis, tenders, contracts awarded, commentary and economic data from Algeria, Gaza/ West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia and Yemen.
Prime Minister says commercial shale gas extraction won’t begin before 2022
The country’s plans for solar and wind plans make renewables attractive for investors
The political vacuum in Yemen since President Abdrabbu Mansour al-Hadi’s resignation has provided yet more uncertainty for the country’s future
Gaza/ West Bank
Israel has stopped transfer of tax revenues in response to Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court
Air strikes in the Golan Heights have killed six members of Hezbollah as tensions with Israel on the Syrian border continue