Zawya.com - Yemen Editor's Pick http://www.zawya.com/editors-pick/rss/yemen/ en-us Copyright 2015 Zawya Ltd. All rights reserved. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:55:40 GMT 32 Zawya.com | Middle East Business News and Company Directory 144 76 http://www.zawya.com//editors-pick/rss/yemen/ http://www.zawya.com/images/newsletter_zawya_logo.gif Mideast's arch-survivor stands in way of Saudi success in Yemen http://www.zawya.com/story/Mideasts_archsurvivor_stands_in_way_of_Saudi_success_in_Yemen-TR20150415nL4N0XC3JWX2/ Former president Ali Abdullah Saleh has proven in the past that attempts to map out Yemen's future without him are doomed to failure. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 05:07:27 GMT Reuters TR20150415nL4N0XC3JWX2 Open Despite conflict, narcotic 'qat' is out the bag in Yemen http://www.zawya.com/story/Despite_conflict_narcotic_qat_is_out_the_bag_in_Yemen-TR20150414nL5N0XB2GTX2/ Combatants set aside the fight to stuff their cheeks with qat. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 05:10:07 GMT Reuters TR20150414nL5N0XB2GTX2 Subscription Gulf states facing regional threats http://www.zawya.com/story/Gulf_states_facing_regional_threats-ZAWYA20150414111404/ The Gulf states continue to demonstrate policy leadership and pragmatism to counter regional threats and political challenges. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:02:06 GMT The Gulf ZAWYA20150414111404 Open Oil's not quiet on the MENA front http://www.zawya.com/story/Oils_not_quiet_on_the_MENA_front-ZAWYA20150414110705/ MENA states are still expected to spend USD 755 billion on energy projects in the next five years. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:44:46 GMT The Gulf ZAWYA20150414110705 Open Combat in Yemen risks stirring sectarian hatred http://www.zawya.com/story/Combat_in_Yemen_risks_stirring_sectarian_hatred-TR20150413nL4N0XA3JZX2/ Fighting across Yemen pushing country where Sunnis, Shi'ites prayed in same mosques for centuries toward sectarian war. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:49:17 GMT Reuters TR20150413nL4N0XA3JZX2 Subscription Retrieving dead and wounded can be fatal in Yemen conflict http://www.zawya.com/story/Retrieving_dead_and_wounded_can_be_fatal_in_Yemen_conflict-TR20150412nL4N0X907EX2/ Snipers have paralysed movement in Aden. Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13:55:21 GMT Reuters TR20150412nL4N0X907EX2 Open Yemen's stricken Aden resists Houthi fighters' advance http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemens_stricken_Aden_resists_Houthi_fighters_advance-TR20150407nL6N0X310PX2/ Southern port is under siege by the Houthis, undeterred by Saudi-led air strikes meant to blunt their southward push from Sanaa. Tue, 07 Apr 2015 11:28:19 GMT Reuters TR20150407nL6N0X310PX2 Subscription Saudi border troops watch for Houthi movement http://www.zawya.com/story/Saudi_border_troops_watch_for_Houthi_movement-TR20150407nL6N0X417KX2/ Lieut.Col. Hamed al-Ahmari stood atop Saudi border post monitoring Yemeni mountainside held by Houthi militia. Tue, 07 Apr 2015 10:43:47 GMT Reuters TR20150407nL6N0X417KX2 Subscription No refuge but the sea - fleeing Yemen's war by boat http://www.zawya.com/story/No_refuge_but_the_sea__fleeing_Yemens_war_by_boat-TR20150405nL6N0X100KX2/ Several foreigners in Aden searched desperately for any boat to help them flee Yemen's war. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 05:04:43 GMT Reuters TR20150405nL6N0X100KX2 Open From brides to battlefield, women taking up new roles with Islamic State http://www.zawya.com/story/From_brides_to_battlefield_women_taking_up_new_roles_with_Islamic_State-TR20150402nL6N0WQ1HFX2/ Women joining Islamic State are working on the frontlines in logistics, intelligence and as medics. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 11:06:39 GMT Reuters TR20150402nL6N0WQ1HFX2 Open Aden showdown tests Saudi project to tame Yemen http://www.zawya.com/story/Aden_showdown_tests_Saudi_project_to_tame_Yemen-TR20150402nL6N0WY3FGX2/ The fall of the southern port would be more than a symbolic blow to Riyadh as it seeks to rally anti-Houthi forces. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 10:02:14 GMT Reuters TR20150402nL6N0WY3FGX2 Subscription GCC drives digital consumption http://www.zawya.com/story/GCC_drives_digital_consumption-ZAWYA20150402075547/ IoT may be the biggest revenue driver for Middle East telecom firms, according to Deloitte. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08:10:26 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20150402075547 Open Saudi's Yemen gamble may define its regional role for years http://www.zawya.com/story/Saudis_Yemen_gamble_may_define_its_regional_role_for_years-TR20150329nL6N0WT46TX2/ Success would set up Riyadh as a leader of Sunni states, and failure may hamper alliances in future ventures. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:17:18 GMT Reuters TR20150329nL6N0WT46TX2 Subscription Rising costs facing Mideast firms in fight against financial crime http://www.zawya.com/story/Rising_costs_facing_Mideast_firms_in_fight_against_financial_crime-TR20150329nL6N0WS487X2/ Companies in the Middle East and North Africa are facing rising costs to fight financial crime. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 08:35:20 GMT Reuters TR20150329nL6N0WS487X2 Subscription Shadowy role of Yemen's former president in slide to war http://www.zawya.com/story/Shadowy_role_of_Yemens_former_president_in_slide_to_war-TR20150326nL6N0WS2CQX2/ Saleh's continuing ability to deploy forces and take a seat at any negotiating table will prove pivotal to Yemen's future. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:30:06 GMT Reuters TR20150326nL6N0WS2CQX2 Subscription GCC markets, economies can cope with escalating Yemen conflict http://www.zawya.com/story/GCC_markets_economies_can_cope_with_escalating_Yemen_conflict-TR20150326nL6N0WS2IYX2/ GCC has almost zero eco exposure to Yemen, may benefit from Yemen conflict if it pushes up global oil prices, analysts said. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:52:43 GMT Reuters TR20150326nL6N0WS2IYX2 Open Arab leaders confronted with multiple crises at summit http://www.zawya.com/story/Arab_leaders_confronted_with_multiple_crises_at_summit-ZAWYA20150325144849/ Arab leaders meeting at a summit this week face rapidly deteriorating conflicts in Yemen and Libya. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:30:46 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20150325144849 Open Fighters target vital water plants across Middle East - Red Cross http://www.zawya.com/story/Fighters_target_vital_water_plants_across_Middle_East__Red_Cross-TR20150325nL6N0WR2ETX2/ Fighters are increasingly targeting water and sanitation facilities across the Middle East, exacerbating severe shortages for agriculture and households, the International Committee of the Red Cross said. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:40:45 GMT Reuters TR20150325nL6N0WR2ETX2 Subscription Iran expands regional "empire" ahead of nuclear deal http://www.zawya.com/story/Iran_expands_regional_empire_ahead_of_nuclear_deal-TR20150323nL6N0WN0LVX3/ Arab leaders are alarmed at Iran's push to tighten regional grip, as it moves closer to a deal with world powers, Tue, 24 Mar 2015 04:51:19 GMT Reuters TR20150323nL6N0WN0LVX3 Open Yemen foes square off as fears of war, Saudi-Iran rivalry grow http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemen_foes_square_off_as_fears_of_war_SaudiIran_rivalry_grow-TR20150323nL6N0WO0APX2/ Yemen's factions are squaring off for battle after months of skirmishes, turning respectively to neighboring Saudi Arabia, its regional rival Iran for help. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:11:51 GMT Reuters TR20150323nL6N0WO0APX2 Subscription Avoid career burnout by learning to love your job http://www.zawya.com/story/Avoid_career_burnout_by_learning_to_love_your_job-TR20150312nL1N0WC1TBX2/ Counting the days to retirement because you hate your job? Career expert Kerry Hannon has a message for you: "Stick with it". Thu, 12 Mar 2015 12:33:52 GMT Reuters TR20150312nL1N0WC1TBX2 Open Apple's watch hasn't impressed the fashion world http://www.zawya.com/story/Apples_watch_hasnt_impressed_the_fashion_world-TR20150309nL1N0WB1P1X2/ For all of the glitz surrounding the watch's introduction, the timepiece was met in the fashion world with a yawn. Tue, 10 Mar 2015 06:08:17 GMT Reuters TR20150309nL1N0WB1P1X2 Open Battle lines drawn for a civil war in Yemen http://www.zawya.com/story/Battle_lines_drawn_for_a_civil_war_in_Yemen-TR20150218nL5N0VR2SVX2/ A fight for land and power has spread since the Houthi rebels overran the capital Sanaa. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:37:29 GMT Reuters TR20150218nL5N0VR2SVX2 Subscription How the Houthis drove Yemen into a political vacuum http://www.zawya.com/story/How_the_Houthis_drove_Yemen_into_a_political_vacuum-TR20150211nL6N0VF2XEX2/ The actions of the Shi'ite Muslim fighters have drawn criticism from across Yemen's political spectrum. Wed, 11 Feb 2015 07:20:43 GMT Reuters TR20150211nL6N0VF2XEX2 Subscription Risk of civil war hangs over Yemen crisis talks http://www.zawya.com/story/Risk_of_civil_war_hangs_over_Yemen_crisis_talks-TR20150209nL5N0VI0L5X2/ Yemen crisis talks could pull it back from the brink or pitch it into full-scale civil war. Tue, 10 Feb 2015 04:26:30 GMT Reuters TR20150209nL5N0VI0L5X2 Subscription Yemen crisis is first big test for Saudi Arabia's King Salman http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemen_crisis_is_first_big_test_for_Saudi_Arabias_King_Salman-TR20150126nL6N0V40CKX2/ Foreign policy in Saudi Arabia is a team job for ruling princes, but the king has the ultimate say. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:22:03 GMT Reuters TR20150126nL6N0V40CKX2 Subscription Jobless Arab youths to hit 50m by 2020 http://www.zawya.com/story/Jobless_Arab_youths_to_hit_50m_by_2020-ZAWYA20150126103410/ Regional governments would need USD 70 billion per year to create jobs. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:46:34 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20150126103410 Open GCC to top Arab growth despite weaker oil-report http://www.zawya.com/story/GCC_to_top_Arab_growth_despite_weaker_oilreport-ZAWYA20150126092957/ The economic forecast for the Gulf region remains positive despite lower oil prices in 2015, according to a U.N. report. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:38:20 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20150126092957 Open Yemen risks disintegration as south rejects Shi'ite group's takeover http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemen_risks_disintegration_as_south_rejects_Shiite_groups_takeover-ZAWYA20150126051151/ The emerging fragmentation of Yemen has sparked fears of "Somalisation". Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:15:47 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20150126051151 Open Volatility on the increase as Europe joins the QE party http://www.zawya.com/story/Volatility_on_the_increase_as_Europe_joins_the_QE_party-GN_24012015_250122/ From week to week these days the Gulf is reminded of the global interdependence of markets, dominated currently by oil price forces and central bank liquidity stimulus. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 06:31:16 GMT Gulf News GN_24012015_250122 Open Al-Houthi: provincial rebel turned Yemen powerbroker http://www.zawya.com/story/AlHouthi_provincial_rebel_turned_Yemen_powerbroker-TR20150121nL6N0UZ4BBX2/ As Shi'ite fighters tightened grip on Sanaa, it cemented the role of their shrewd leader, Abdel-Malek al-Houthi. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 13:55:31 GMT Reuters TR20150121nL6N0UZ4BBX2 Open Geopolitical storm clouds barely register on partying markets http://www.zawya.com/story/Geopolitical_storm_clouds_barely_register_on_partying_markets-TR20150121nL6N0UZ3CMX2/ Geopolitical risk is back with a bang, but partying financial markets have barely registered it, yet. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 08:43:01 GMT Reuters TR20150121nL6N0UZ3CMX2 Subscription