Zawya.com - Yemen Editor's Pick http://www.zawya.com/editors-pick/rss/yemen/ en-us Copyright 2016 Zawya Ltd. All rights reserved. Tue, 02 Feb 2016 06:53:00 GMT 15 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 A new global oil deal could draw lessons from 1998 http://www.zawya.com/story/A_new_global_oil_deal_could_draw_lessons_from_1998-ZAWYA20160202065342/ OPEC officials are asking whether a behind-the-scenes deal to curb oil output between OPEC and Russia could be struck. Tue, 02 Feb 2016 06:58:51 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20160202065342 Open MENA steps up energy efficiency drive http://www.zawya.com/story/MENA_steps_up_energy_efficiency_drive-ZAWYA20160201100201/ Energy demand in MENA is growing at more than three times the global average. Mon, 01 Feb 2016 10:11:38 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20160201100201 Open Mideast funds anticipate rebuilding equities positions http://www.zawya.com/story/Mideast_funds_anticipate_rebuilding_equities_positions-TR20160131nL8N15F03BX3/ Many Middle East fund managers have become less bearish towards bonds, a monthly Reuters survey shows. Sun, 31 Jan 2016 08:59:11 GMT Reuters TR20160131nL8N15F03BX3 Open Saudi-Iran dispute jeopardises Yemen peace talks http://www.zawya.com/story/SaudiIran_dispute_jeopardises_Yemen_peace_talks-TR20160121nL8N1542J6X2/ UN-brokered talks between the two opposing sides were postponed, with no clear date set to resume. Thu, 21 Jan 2016 13:53:21 GMT Reuters TR20160121nL8N1542J6X2 Open Saudi and Iran tussle won't dent Gulf bond plans http://www.zawya.com/story/Saudi_and_Iran_tussle_wont_dent_Gulf_bond_plans-TR20160104nL8N14O1CNX2/ Gulf sovereigns to place USD15bn of bonds and Saudi expected to issue lion's share. Tue, 05 Jan 2016 03:10:34 GMT Reuters TR20160104nL8N14O1CNX2 Open Islamic State's Department of 'War Spoils' http://www.zawya.com/story/Islamic_States_Department_of_War_Spoils-ZAWYA20160101060635/ Islamic State has set up departments to handle "war spoils," including slaves, and the exploitation of natural resources. Fri, 01 Jan 2016 06:22:29 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20160101060635 Open Mideast funds more bullish on stocks, bearish on bonds http://www.zawya.com/story/Mideast_funds_more_bullish_on_stocks_bearish_on_bonds-TR20151231nL8N14I1VHX5/ Middle East fund managers have become more positive on regional equities with a strong bias towards UAE. Thu, 31 Dec 2015 07:26:48 GMT Reuters TR20151231nL8N14I1VHX5 Open ME misses out on M&A boom http://www.zawya.com/story/ME_misses_out_on_MA_boom-TR20151224nL8N13J44UX2/ Big deals pushed global M&A volume to USD4.6trn, but in MENA totalled USD12.68bn in the year, says Thomson Reuters. Thu, 24 Dec 2015 10:55:58 GMT Reuters TR20151224nL8N13J44UX2 Subscription Fed's Williams wants low rates, hot economy in 2016 http://www.zawya.com/story/Feds_Williams_wants_low_rates_hot_economy_in_2016-ZAWYA20151220063615/ Fresh forecasts from the Fed suggest policymakers are looking for about four rate hikes next year. Sun, 20 Dec 2015 06:40:47 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20151220063615 Open Saudi-Iran rivalry sets scene for OPEC showdown over output http://www.zawya.com/story/SaudiIran_rivalry_sets_scene_for_OPEC_showdown_over_output-TR20151207nL8N13V0A7X2/ An intensifying battle for oil market share is worsened by deep regional differences between Saudi Arabia and Iran. Mon, 07 Dec 2015 03:36:41 GMT Reuters TR20151207nL8N13V0A7X2 Open US arms makers strain to meet demand as Mideast conflicts rage http://www.zawya.com/story/US_arms_makers_strain_to_meet_demand_as_Mideast_conflicts_rage-TR20151204nL1N13P2ZRX2/ A host of US allies are rushing to ensure a stable supply of weapons for an expected long fight against Islamic State. Sat, 05 Dec 2015 05:19:38 GMT Reuters TR20151204nL1N13P2ZRX2 Open UAE troops dig in for a long war in Yemen http://www.zawya.com/story/UAE_troops_dig_in_for_a_long_war_in_Yemen-TR20151202nL8N13P209X2/ UAE has contributed largest, most experienced contingent of ground troops in coalition; has taken prominent role. Wed, 02 Dec 2015 12:03:02 GMT Reuters TR20151202nL8N13P209X2 Open Rising dollar cost hitting banks' returns on EMEA lending http://www.zawya.com/story/Rising_dollar_cost_hitting_banks_returns_on_EMEA_lending-TR20151116nL3N13B5DQX2/ Multibillion dollar acquisition loans and demand for dollar loans in GCC are highlighting a developing dollar squeeze. Tue, 17 Nov 2015 04:42:18 GMT Reuters TR20151116nL3N13B5DQX2 Subscription Gulf Arabs focus on short-term military procurement needs http://www.zawya.com/story/Gulf_Arabs_focus_on_shortterm_military_procurement_needs-TR20151112nL8N1375UVX2/ Having rushed to war in Yemen just as oil prices sank, Gulf Arab militaries are in a thrifty mood. Fri, 13 Nov 2015 07:02:42 GMT Reuters TR20151112nL8N1375UVX2 Subscription Reduced oil cash to hit some Mideast PE fundraising http://www.zawya.com/story/Reduced_oil_cash_to_hit_some_Mideast_PE_fundraising-ZAWYA20151111055338/ Private equity fundraising in the Middle East may see a hit as private investors rein in spending. Wed, 11 Nov 2015 06:01:18 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20151111055338 Open