Zawya.com - Yemen Editor's Pick http://www.zawya.com/editors-pick/rss/yemen/ en-us Copyright 2015 Zawya Ltd. All rights reserved. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:50:07 GMT 35 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 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 2015 - The year ahead http://www.zawya.com/story/2015__The_year_ahead-ZAWYA20150115105327/ With 2015 upon us, Mena Fund Manager looks at some of the themes and possible trends asset managers should keep an eye out for in 2015. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:54:22 GMT MENA Fund Manager ZAWYA20150115105327 Open How to avoid the high price of social media envy http://www.zawya.com/story/How_to_avoid_the_high_price_of_social_media_envy-TR20150113nL1N0UR25DX2/ Social media seems to loosen one's hold on the purse strings. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:23:36 GMT Reuters TR20150113nL1N0UR25DX2 Open World equities may see volatility http://www.zawya.com/story/World_equities_may_see_volatility-GN_04012015_050124/ Global and regional equity markets encounter more volatility in coming weeks as crude oil descends its way to the keenly-watched $50 per barrel mark, analysts said. Mon, 05 Jan 2015 05:28:09 GMT Gulf News GN_04012015_050124 Open Arab world will struggle to restore order over chaos in 2015 http://www.zawya.com/story/Arab_world_will_struggle_to_restore_order_over_chaos_in_2015-GN_28122014_291208/ The GCC will support Arab governments that can maintain stability. Mon, 29 Dec 2014 06:10:06 GMT Gulf News GN_28122014_291208 Open Online ventures target global Muslim consumer market http://www.zawya.com/story/Online_ventures_target_global_Muslim_consumer_market-TR20141216nL6N0SX06GX2/ New Internet ventures aim to capitalise on the growing "Muslim lifestyle" market. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 05:30:31 GMT Reuters TR20141216nL6N0SX06GX2 Subscription Iranian support seen crucial for Yemen's Houthis http://www.zawya.com/story/Iranian_support_seen_crucial_for_Yemens_Houthis-TR20141215nL6N0TT3SEX2/ Iran has supplied arms, money and training to the Shi'ite Houthi militia that seized Aden. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:22:03 GMT Reuters TR20141215nL6N0TT3SEX2 Subscription MENA banks 2015 outlook negative, GCC stable http://www.zawya.com/story/MENA_banks_2015_outlook_negative_GCC_stable-ZAWYA20141210070535/ Market saturation is driving some banks to expand into risky regions, according to Moody’s. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:10:32 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20141210070535 Open How Yemen's Houthis control Sanaa and alarm the West http://www.zawya.com/story/How_Yemens_Houthis_control_Sanaa_and_alarm_the_West-TR20141209nL6N0TS3O2X2/ Widely seen as a failed state, Yemen remains one of the gravest threats to stability in the Gulf. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:15:27 GMT Reuters TR20141209nL6N0TS3O2X2 Open Libya peace talks may be doomed by meddling powers -U.S. http://www.zawya.com/story/Libya_peace_talks_may_be_doomed_by_meddling_powers_US-TR20141208nL1N0TS05ZX2/ The United States has little faith in U.N.-backed peace talks in Libya because Middle Eastern countries are defying requests to end their war by proxy in the oil-rich North African nation, senior U.S. officials said. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 05:21:25 GMT Reuters TR20141208nL1N0TS05ZX2 Open Yemen's capital fall augur new risks http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemens_capital_fall_augur_new_risks-TR20141127nL6N0TD0HPX2/ Divisions, corruption prevented army from confronting Houthis, Sanaa fall shows Hadi's grip on power in question. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 06:21:28 GMT Reuters TR20141127nL6N0TD0HPX2 Open Yemen's new player http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemens_new_player-ZAWYA20141125134501/ The sudden fall of Sanaa has changed the balance of forces in Yemen. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:10:01 GMT Le Monde Diplomatique ZAWYA20141125134501 Open What next for oil prices? http://www.zawya.com/story/What_next_for_oil_prices-ZAWYA20141124111742/ Mena Fund Manager looks at what comes next for crude. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:24:27 GMT MENA Fund Manager ZAWYA20141124111742 Open Yemen's Youth Coalition wants independent south http://www.zawya.com/story/Yemens_Youth_Coalition_wants_independent_south-ZAWYA20141123145317/ The Youth Coalition grew out of the pro-secessionist Southern Movement. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:11:02 GMT Yemen Times ZAWYA20141123145317 Open Can Islamic tourism save Yemen? http://www.zawya.com/story/Can_Islamic_tourism_save_Yemen-ZAWYA20141123145754/ Yemen is well-placed to tap into Islamic tourism, a Tourism Ministry official said. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:08:50 GMT Yemen Times ZAWYA20141123145754 Open Mideast needs pan-Arab bank to spur development-ESCWA http://www.zawya.com/story/Mideast_needs_panArab_bank_to_spur_developmentESCWA-ZAWYA20141120114649/ Greater regional economic integration is needed to fill financing gaps. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:10:02 GMT Zawya ZAWYA20141120114649 Open On the brink http://www.zawya.com/story/On_the_brink-ZAWYA20141121194539/ Yemen's Houthi rebels have formed an unlikely marriage with their old enemy and former president Ali Abdullah Saleh. How long will this marriage last? Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:18:57 GMT The Gulf ZAWYA20141121194539 Open Hunger worsens strife in Yemen http://www.zawya.com/story/Hunger_worsens_strife_in_Yemen-TR20141120nL6N0T93KTX2/ More than half the population of Yemen suffers from food insecurity, 48% of the children suffer from malnutrition. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:17:07 GMT Reuters TR20141120nL6N0T93KTX2 Open Reviving Mideast private equity market draws international interest http://www.zawya.com/story/Reviving_Mideast_private_equity_market_draws_international_interest-TR20141118nL5N0SL0L7X2/ The Middle East's private equity market is trying to put its Wild West days behind it. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 05:22:59 GMT Reuters TR20141118nL5N0SL0L7X2 Subscription Iran uses China bank to transfer funds to Quds-linked companies - report http://www.zawya.com/story/Iran_uses_China_bank_to_transfer_funds_to_Qudslinked_companies__report-ZAWYA20141118052330/ The transfers help fund international operations of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps' elite Quds Force. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 05:28:10 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20141118052330 Open Lebanon's politics paralysed by regional conflict http://www.zawya.com/story/Lebanons_politics_paralysed_by_regional_conflict-TR20141113nL6N0SX2SGX2/ Attempts to isolate Lebanon from regional chaos has led to a near shutdown of political life. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:51:52 GMT Reuters TR20141113nL6N0SX2SGX2 Open SPECIAL REPORT-The fighters of Iraq who answer to Iran http://www.zawya.com/story/SPECIAL_REPORTThe_fighters_of_Iraq_who_answer_to_Iran-TR20141112nL3N0T15KEX2/ The militias, and the men who run them, are key to Iran's power and influence inside neighbouring Iraq. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:16:19 GMT Reuters TR20141112nL3N0T15KEX2 Open U.S. weighs sanctions on Libyan factions to halt proxy war http://www.zawya.com/story/US_weighs_sanctions_on_Libyan_factions_to_halt_proxy_war-ZAWYA20141109061105/ The U.S. is considering imposing sanctions on Libya's combative factions to prevent full-blown civil war. Sun, 09 Nov 2014 06:14:30 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20141109061105 Open Houthi expansion puts Yemen on edge of civil war http://www.zawya.com/story/Houthi_expansion_puts_Yemen_on_edge_of_civil_war-TR20141108nL6N0SS02VX2/ An advance into Yemen's Sunni Muslim heartland by Shi'ite Houthi fighters has galvanised support for al Qaeda among some Sunnis, deepening the religious hue of the country's many conflicts, with potential consequences well beyond its borders. Sat, 08 Nov 2014 09:32:33 GMT Reuters TR20141108nL6N0SS02VX2 Open Uncurbed sectarianism prompted village attack say Saudi Shi'ites http://www.zawya.com/story/Uncurbed_sectarianism_prompted_village_attack_say_Saudi_Shiites-TR20141106nL6N0SW33ZX2/ Saudi Arabia's Shi'a minority feels increasingly vulnerable in a country where anger is rising among the majority sect at the plight of Sunnis in other countries. Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:43:36 GMT Reuters TR20141106nL6N0SW33ZX2 Open Palestinian anger boils in the heart of East Jerusalem http://www.zawya.com/story/Palestinian_anger_boils_in_the_heart_of_East_Jerusalem-TR20141106nL6N0SV5FFX2/ Palestinians say anger in their community now probably exceeds that of 2000, when the second Palestinian uprising began. Thu, 06 Nov 2014 07:12:34 GMT Reuters TR20141106nL6N0SV5FFX2 Open Qatar pares support for Islamists but careful to preserve ties http://www.zawya.com/story/Qatar_pares_support_for_Islamists_but_careful_to_preserve_ties-TR20141102nL5N0SR0S2X2/ The breadth and resilience of Qatar's links to Islamist groups fuels suspicions in many other Gulf states. Sun, 02 Nov 2014 09:16:00 GMT Reuters TR20141102nL5N0SR0S2X2 Open Iraqi tribal leaders' pleas for help ignored before massacre http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraqi_tribal_leaders_pleas_for_help_ignored_before_massacre-ZAWYA20141101063601/ The shooting of members of the Albu Nimr tribe by Islamic State fighters in the Iraqi city of Hit appears to be their worst mass killing yet of fellow Sunnis. Sat, 01 Nov 2014 06:41:17 GMT Reuters ZAWYA20141101063601 Open Iraq's Abadi struggles to gain Sunni tribal support http://www.zawya.com/story/Iraqs_Abadi_struggles_to_gain_Sunni_tribal_support-TR20141029nL4N0SO5S2X2/ Sunni Muslims regard Iraq's prime minister with scepticism as he has yet to deliver on promises to support Anbar province. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:18:39 GMT Reuters TR20141029nL4N0SO5S2X2 Subscription