U.S. vows to help Libya tackle "rising violent extremism"
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns on Thursday promised Libya more U.S. help against extremist violence, saying the country could not achieve political or economic stability without tackling its security challenges.
100,000 contractors forced to quit business in Saudi Arabia
Chairman of the National Committee for Contractors at the Council of Saudi Chambers Fahd Al-Hammadi said that more than 100,000 contractors quit the business in the past one year.
New law to lure investors to Egypt could feed corruption, critics say
A new Egyptian law that prevents third parties from challenging contracts made with the government may encourage foreign investors but critics say it will increase scope for corruption.