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Aster DM Healthcare plans 2018 IPO as sentiment improves

Aster DM Healthcare plans 2018 IPO as sentiment improves

Aster DM Healthcare is planning an initial public offering next year as the Dubai-based medical provider seeks to take advantage of improved market sentiment for the Persian Gulf.

National oil companies in the Gulf face pivotal year

National oil companies in the Gulf face pivotal year

The fortitude of the Gulf national oil companies’ (NOCs) ongoing transformation into fully-fledged international operators may be tested this year.

Goldman warns Opec faces test as spectre of US shale looms

Goldman warns Opec faces test as spectre of US shale looms

As the oil market responds sceptically to Opec’s output-cut deal, Goldman Sachs Group says the group has some challenges to tackle.

Nuclear power

Nuclear power

Half the world seems to think the planet needs nuclear power more than ever. The other half seems just as sure that now’s the time to get rid of it forever.

Why nuclear could become the next ‘fossil’ fuel

Why nuclear could become the next ‘fossil’ fuel

A gray dinosaur statue outside south Florida’s largest power plant is meant to symbolise two decommissioned fossil fuel reactors, but it also could be seen to represent a nuclear industry crumpling under mounting costs.

GCC tech startups to benefit from $30mn seed fund

GCC tech startups to benefit from $30mn seed fund

Aspiring tech entrepreneurs and startups in the GCC states will benefit from ‘500 Falcons’, a $30mn Mena seed fund from US-based venture capital firm 500 Startups and Qatar Foundation Research & Development (QF R&D).

Europe currency brokers eye moving to Asia as red tape spurs consolidation

Europe currency brokers eye moving to Asia as red tape spurs consolidation

Cyprus is lined with adverts for foreign exchange. The low-tax island in the eastern Mediterranean is home to 130 retail forex brokers, the most in Europe.

QDB showcases nine local design companies at Index Design Series expo in Dubai

QDB showcases nine local design companies at Index Design Series expo in Dubai

To promote local companies across diverse sectors in regional and global markets, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has participated along with nine Qatari design companies at the Index Design Series held in Dubai.

Commodity prices remain subdued as downside risks prevail

Commodity prices remain subdued as downside risks prevail

The WTI and Brent had closed at $49.80/ barrel and $52.15/ barrel by end of last week and had fallen by more than 7% and 8% respectively.

Qatar International Court joins Standing International Forum of Commercial Courts

Qatar International Court joins Standing International Forum of Commercial Courts

Chief justices, heads of commercial courts and registrars attended the inaugural meeting of the Standing International Forum of Commercial Courts in London.

Western Australia may ask BHP and Rio to cash out iron ore levy

Western Australia may ask BHP and Rio to cash out iron ore levy

Western Australia may ask Rio Tinto Group and BHP Billiton to pay potentially billions of dollars to end a mining rent tax to help patch a budget decimated by lower commodity prices.

Banco Popular sells assets to ease capital pressures

Banco Popular sells assets to ease capital pressures

Banco Popular Espanol has sold a group of assets that were pressuring the struggling Spanish lender’s capital levels.

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