Saudi Arabia's government has cut the income tax paid by national oil giant Saudi Aramco. Laura Frykberg reports.
Syria has received 50,000 tonnes of Russian wheat as humanitarian aid, Syrian and Russian government sources said.
Britain's Royal Mint launches new £1 coins with a 'hidden' security feature after one in 30 is estimated to be a counterfeit. Emily Withers reports.
The shutdown at Sharara, which had been producing about 220,000 bpd, began on Mon.
Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Tuesday.
The tax rate for investments exceeding SAR375 billion ($100 billion) will be 50 percent.
Changes in the global political climate have resulted in increasing uncertainty in trading markets and economies around the world. For investors, this could be either a great time to invest in assets or a better time to protect their net worth.
U.S. President Donald Trump provided no new details on the proposed tax reforms and spending plans in his speech to Congress on this week, and yet, stocks surged to new highs.