Public administration workers Wednesday suspended their strike as Cabinet is set to meet for what is expected to be a final read-through of the 2019 draft state budget, the state-run National News Agency reported.
Qatar welcomed 588,000 visitors in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, a 10 percent increase over the first quarter of 2018, according to Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) Secretary-General Akbar al Baker.
Fuel and gasoline deliveries to gas stations across Lebanon resumed Tuesday morning after Customs partially suspended a strike against the government’s planned austerity budget, the state-run National News Agency reported.
The government has no choice but to implement painful fiscal reforms that involve cutting the salaries and benefits of civil servants and government retirees as well as cracking down on rampant tax evasion, an economist and a leading international institution said.
The pace of GCC debt issuance rose sharply in the first quarter of 2019 to a historic high of $32 billion, resulting in a 9 percent year-on-year increase in outstanding debt to $478 billion, National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has said in its economic update released on Tuesday.
Jobs of analysts, financial professionals and web and software developers are most in demand in the UAE this year as role of employees evolves with the advancement of technologies and companies struggle to retain top performing employees.
The UAE’s hospitality sector is all geared up for the World Expo 2020 with a significant capacity boost by adding 56,701 rooms that represent 33.6 per cent of the country’s existing supply over the next one year.
Personal data of millions of celebrities and influencers stands exposed on Instagram in a massive database that has been traced to Mumbai-based social media marketing firm Chtrbox, TechCrunch reported on Monday.