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Qatar in transition

Tensions: Qatar’s support for the Brotherhood has put it at odds with its GCC neighbours

Doha makes a gesture of unity Subscription Required

25 September 2014 | By Wil Crisp

The departure of several prominent Brotherhood figures in September shows Qatar is keen for a united front in the face of Isis’ advance. But the diplomatic rift is far from healed

Succession in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

Focus falls on Saudi Arabia's deputy crown prince Subscription Required

6 May 2015 | By Kevin Baxter

Prince Mohammed bin Salman is taking on a more powerful role in the kingdom

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Egypt after Mubarak

Maintaining peace: Security in Cairo has been increased, with tanks in the streets

Egypt tense ahead of elections Subscription Required

25 September 2014 | By Wil Crisp

An uneasy atmosphere prevails across the country ahead of parliamentary polls set to take place before the end of the year.

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Qatar World Cup

Qatar will keep 2022 World Cup

World Cup sponsors urged to pressure Qatar Subscription Required

19 May 2015 | By Hossam Abougabal

Qatar faces renewed pressure over working conditions on construction sites


Qatar Projects 2015 Subscription Required

1 April 2015

World Cup projects gather pace

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Dubai power generation

Dubai becomes Gulf’s solar champion Subscription Required

20 April 2015 | By Andrew Roscoe

The emirate is making renewables plans and acting on them, becoming the regional leader in the alternative energy race. Other GCC states’ once promising schemes are falling behind

Governments must take the initiative

Sustainable business: Governments must take the initiative Subscription Required

22 December 2014

It is the responsibility of the authorities to encourage the private sector to venture further into the green building sector

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