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Key Labor Shortage Reported in Middle East Energy Sector

Energy Sector Needs More Nationals According to a study conducted by Mr. Kenneth McKellar, a partner and Middle East energy and resources expert at Deloitte in the Middle East, unless more, young, skilled and talented native individuals are trained and employed for leadership in the utilities and energy sector, these industries will soon face a… Continue Reading

Iran Protests Presence of Saudi Troops in Bahrain

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mahmanparast voiced his country’s displeasure with the arrival of 1,000 Saudi troops on the soil of the island nation of Bahrain on Monday. “The presence of foreign forces and interference in Bahrain’s internal affairs is unacceptable and will further complicate the issue,” the foreign minister stated during his weekly news… Continue Reading

Meeting To Spur Inter-GCC Investment

In order to spur investment and trade among the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries, the heads of state of Gulf oil producers have decided to end restrictions on local company operations. This is part of the development of a common market. The leaders of the six-nation GCC countries agreed upon plans to allow national companies… Continue Reading