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#Dubai Business Growth Back to Pre-Covid Path as Vaccines Pay Off - Bloomberg

Dubai Business Growth Back to Pre-Covid Path as Vaccines Pay Off - Bloomberg Business activity in Dubai rose to the highest level since late 2019 after a rebound in tourism and a fast distribution of coronavirus vaccines.The private sector, excluding oil, grew for a fifth-straight month in April, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index for the Middle East’s main business hub rose to 53.5 from 51 in March, staying above the 50-mark that separates growth from contraction and sign...
Tags: Travel, Bloomberg, Middle East, Dubai, David Owen, Bloomberg Business, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit


MIDEAST STOCKS #Saudi stocks gain as Aramco Q1 profit tops estimates | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Saudi stocks gain as Aramco Q1 profit tops estimates | Reuters Major Gulf stock markets were little changed in early trade on Tuesday, with Saudi Arabia shares rising as state oil producer Saudi Aramco's (2222.SE) first-quarter profit topped analysts' estimates.Saudi Arabia's benchmark index (.TASI) was up 0.3% after falling for three straight days. Saudi Aramco rose 0.6% after it reported a 30% rise in first-quarter net profit to $21.7 billion, compared with analysts' expectati...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Gulf, Reuters, Aramco, Saudi Aramco, IHS, Tasi, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, First Abu Dhabi Bank, Emirates Telecommunications Group Etisalat, Dhabi


#Saudi non-oil business activity hits three-month high in April - PMI | Reuters

Saudi non-oil business activity hits three-month high in April - PMI | Reuters Business activity in Saudi Arabia's non-oil private sector hit a three-month high in April and employment grew for the first time in five months, a survey showed on Tuesday, as the kingdom shows signs of recovering from the coronavirus pandemic.The seasonally adjusted IHS Markit Saudi Arabia Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 55.2 in April from 53.3 in March, remaining above the 50 mark that separates expansio...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Reuters, IHS, Reuters Business, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit, COVID, David Owen Economist


#Saudi, #UAE Business Activity Slows as Virus Cases Rise - Bloomberg

Saudi, UAE Business Activity Slows as Virus Cases Rise - Bloomberg Business conditions in the Arab world’s two largest economies improved at a slower pace in February as coronavirus cases crept up and employment figures dipped.Weaker demand, faltering sentiment and job cuts weighed on non-oil private sector activity in the United Arab Emirates and neighboring Saudi Arabia according to Purchasing Managers’ Indexes compiled by IHS Markit. The overall benchmarks remained above the 50 mark that sepa...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Bloomberg, United Arab Emirates, Uae, David Owen, Bloomberg Business, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Firms


#UAE business conditions improved, but jobs declined further in December | ZAWYA MENA Edition

UAE business conditions improved, but jobs declined further in December | ZAWYA MENA Edition The UAE non-oil private sector economy saw a rise in business activity in December, supported by a faster upturn in sales and a strong increase in export demand. Nevertheless, job numbers continued to fall and at an accelerated rate, as backlogs declined, according to IHS Markit.Its Purchasing Managers’ Index – a composite indicator designed to give an overview of operating conditions in the non-oil pr...
Tags: Travel, Uae, IHS, PMI, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit Despite


#UAE News: #Dubai Business Conditions Worsen as Pandemic Weighs on Demand - Bloomberg

UAE News: Dubai Business Conditions Worsen as Pandemic Weighs on Demand - Bloomberg Business activity in Dubai dropped for a second month in November as the coronavirus pandemic continued to weigh on demand.The non-oil private sector economy in the Middle East’s business hub deteriorated last month to the lowest since May, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index dipped to 49 from 49.9 in October, falling further below the 50 mark that separates growth from contraction.Employment ...
Tags: Travel, Bloomberg, Middle East, Dubai, David Owen, Bloomberg Business, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit, Dubai Business Conditions Worsen


#UAE Business Conditions Worsen for Second Straight Month - Bloomberg

UAE Business Conditions Worsen for Second Straight Month - Bloomberg:  Business conditions in the United Arab Emirates deteriorated for a second straight month in November amid subdued demand.Non-oil private sector activity in the Gulf nation worsened last month partly due to the first decline in output since May, weak market conditions and lower customer numbers, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index was unchanged from October at 49.5, staying below the 50 mark that separates ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, United Arab Emirates, Uae, Gulf, David Owen, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit


#Dubai Business Conditions Sour, Reversing Third-Quarter Gains - Bloomberg

Dubai Business Conditions Sour, Reversing Third-Quarter Gains - Bloomberg Business conditions in Dubai dropped to the lowest levels since May amid a spike in coronavirus cases that threatens the city’s economic recovery.Non-oil private sector activity in the Middle East’s business hub slowed from levels seen during the third quarter of the year, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index dipped to 49.9 last month from 51.5 in September, falling below the 50 mark that separates contr...
Tags: Travel, Bloomberg, Middle East, Dubai, David Owen, Bloomberg Business, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit, COVID


#UAE News: #Dubai Business Conditions Improve as Coronavirus Cases Spike - Bloomberg

UAE News: Dubai Business Conditions Improve as Coronavirus Cases Spike - Bloomberg:Business conditions in Dubai improved for the third straight month in September even as a renewed spike in coronavirus cases poses a threat to the city’s recovery.Non-oil private sector activity in the Middle East’s business hub fared better amid a rise in activity and new business, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index rose to 51.5 last month from 50.9 in August, remaining above the 50 mark that...
Tags: Travel, Opec, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, David Owen, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit


Omantel Is Said to Explore a $500 Million Sale of Tower Network - Bloomberg

Omantel Is Said to Explore a $500 Million Sale of Tower Network - Bloomberg:Oman’s biggest phone company is weighing the sale of its tower network, a deal that may fetch about $500 million, according to people with knowledge of the matter.State-controlled Oman Telecommunication Co., valued at 474 million rials ($1.2 billion), is seeking to sell about 3,000 towers in the sultanate, the people said, asking not to be identified because the information is private. The transaction will probably attra...
Tags: Travel, Africa, South Africa, Middle East, Oman, State, IHS, Zain, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Saudi Telecom, Tower Network Bloomberg, Oman Telecommunication Co, Telkom SA SOC Ltd


Pentagon guards military COVID-19 numbers, visiting vets grounded, coronavirus threatens hospital capacity, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

HMAS Stuart, Royal Australian Navy, cruises Hawaii shore Aug. 22, 2020, ©2020 All Hawaii News Military COVID-19 Rates Are Public in Guam, Japan And Korea. Why Not In Hawaii?. Commanders initially released COVID-19 cases numbers on Hawaii bases until the Pentagon ordered them to stop. The state Department of Health as agreed to keep numbers secret, too. Civil Beat.Visiting vets grounded as program commemorating end of WWII is slashed due to virus. Coy Pfaff’s graceful 1943 PBY Catalina has...
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Worst May Be Over for Biggest Arab Economies as Businesses Adapt - Bloomberg

Worst May Be Over for Biggest Arab Economies as Businesses Adapt - Bloomberg:Business conditions in the Arab world’s three largest economies deteriorated at a slower pace in May as governments began to lift some lockdown restrictions while companies adjusted by slimming down staff and cutting salaries.Following a pandemic-driven plunge, non-oil private sector activity improved in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, according to Purchasing Managers’ Index surveys compiled by IHS Mar...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Bloomberg, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Uae, Saudi Arabia Egypt, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit


Behind the Numbers, Supply-Chain Chaos Masks Extent of Gulf Pain - Bloomberg

Behind the Numbers, Supply-Chain Chaos Masks Extent of Gulf Pain - Bloomberg:Supply disruptions that came with the global coronavirus pandemic are obscuring the distress among businesses in the two biggest Gulf Arab economies.Longer delivery times, usually a sign of stronger demand, pushed up the latest readings of operating conditions in the non-oil private sector economies of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index for Saudi Arabia act...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit, Gulf Pain Bloomberg, Index for Saudi Arabia


Gulf markets falls on oil slump, Saudi riyal down in forwards market - Reuters

Gulf markets falls on oil slump, Saudi riyal down in forwards market - Reuters:Gulf stock markets fell on Tuesday and the Saudi currency dropped in the forwards market, after U.S. crude oil futures collapsed below $0 on a coronavirus-induced supply glut.The Saudi stock index .TASI dropped 1.5% at the market open with oil company Aramco (2222.SE) down 1.7%.Shares in the Dubai market .DFMGI fell 1.4% while the Abu Dhabi index .ADI lost 0.5% and the Kuwaiti premier index .BKP declined 2%. The cost ...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Reuters, IHS, Tasi, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, BKP


Gulf’s Top Two Economies Dealt Setback After Virus Disruption - Bloomberg

Gulf’s Top Two Economies Dealt Setback After Virus Disruption - Bloomberg:Business conditions in the United Arab Emirates worsened and Saudi Arabia had the weakest increase in its non-oil private sector output since at least 2009 as disruptions caused by the coronavirus rippled through the Gulf’s two biggest economies.The spillovers into trade, tourism and supply chains resulted in “a sharp loss of momentum since the start of 2020” for Saudi Arabia, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Manage...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Bloomberg, United Arab Emirates, Gulf, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit, David Owen Economist


#UAE News: #Dubai’s Jobs Vanish at the Fastest Pace in a Decade - Bloomberg

UAE News: Dubai’s Jobs Vanish at the Fastest Pace in a Decade - Bloomberg:Business growth in Dubai stalled while jobs disappeared at the fastest pace in at least a decade in the latest signs of strain on the Middle East’s commercial hub.Operating conditions in Dubai’s non-oil private sector worsened in January for a third straight month to the lowest level in nearly four years, according to IHS Markit. Its Purchasing Managers’ Index dropped to 50.6, barely above the threshold that separates grow...
Tags: Travel, Bloomberg, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Emirates NBD, David Owen, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit


#UAE's non-oil private sector posts slowest growth in 8 years in December | ZAWYA MENA Edition

UAE's non-oil private sector posts slowest growth in 8 years in December | ZAWYA MENA Edition:Conditions in the UAE’s non-oil private sector have remained subdued, as businesses struggle to keep sales up and stimulate demand amid stiff competition, according to new data.The latest IHS Markit UAE Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) released on Monday showed that the non-oil private sector ended 2019 on a downbeat note, with output growth the weakest in over eight years and new work rising only margi...
Tags: Travel, Dubai, Uae, IHS, PMI, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Strongest #Saudi Non-Oil Pickup in Years Can't Break Jobless Funk - Bloomberg

Strongest Saudi Non-Oil Pickup in Years Can't Break Jobless Funk - Bloomberg:The wait for new jobs in Saudi Arabia drags on even though its non-oil economy hasn’t felt better in years.While business conditions in the kingdom’s non-oil private sector improved last month at the fastest pace since August 2015, employment gains were slower compared with September and average staff pay even showed a “marginal fall,” according to IHS Markit.By contrast, IHS Markit’s Purchasing Managers’ Index for the ...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IHS Markit


Top Gulf Economies Show What Difference Stimulus Can Make: Chart - Bloomberg

Top Gulf Economies Show What Difference Stimulus Can Make: Chart - Bloomberg:The two biggest Gulf Arab economies are increasingly out of sync. While business conditions in the United Arab Emirates slumped to the weakest in more than nine years, activity in Saudi Arabia rose at the quickest pace since 2017, according to IHS Markit. The U.A.E. has effectively tightened fiscal policy over the past two years, but “government spending in Saudi Arabia is still the primary engine for that non-oil secto...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, North Africa, Emirates NBD, IHS, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Chart Bloomberg, Khatija Haque


Google’s Chromecast shipments overtook Apple TV in US during Q1FY16: Report

Google shipped 3.2 million Chromecast devices in the U.S overtaking Apple TV shipments of 1.7 million units during the first quarter of 2016 (Q1FY16), said a report by market analysis firm IHS Inc. The report added that the rise in Chromecast shipments is expected to continue in the future. Chromecast is priced at around $35 and allows users to wirelessly stream content (videos, music, photos) from both Android and iOS phones, tablets and laptops to the television over WiFi. It also allows user...
Tags: Travel, Apple, Google, Mobile, News, Internet, Connected Devices, US, Chromecast, Devices, Netflix, IHS, IHS Inc, Mike Mozart, Chromecast Apple


Oil discoveries slump to 60-year low - FT.com

Oil discoveries slump to 60-year low - FT.com:"Discoveries of new oil reserves have dropped to their lowest level for more than 60 years, pointing to potential supply shortages in the next decade.Oil explorers found 2.8bn barrels of crude and related liquids last year, according to IHS, a consultancy. This is the lowest annual volume recorded since 1954, reflecting a slowdown in exploration activity as hard-pressed oil companies seek to conserve cash."'via Blog this' [Author: [email protected]
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