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Oil ministers from OPEC countries met in Doha, Qatar, to see if they could all find a way to freeze production in order to bring price stability. But those talks ended in acrimony and with no agreement on prices.
Male, capital of the Maldives, is certainly compact, with its population density ranking among the highest on Earth. This city of over 100,000, however, has become an environmental nightmare.
In Burma, one telecommunications company, Ooredoo, has partnered with various organizations to empower women by expanding access to mobile phones.
Imagine if goods and services, and of course people, could move freely from Kuwait to Muscat without the need for long truck hauls and expensive air travel.
Social media is definitely flourishing in the Middle East, particularly the Gulf region, as a recently issued infographic states.
Could it become possible to take the train from Abu Dhabi to Doha in 2018? A 1,350-mile long Gulf railway system could soon link the GCC countries.
Qatar has announced it will generate 2% of its power needs from solar energy by 2020.
Qatar Solar has recently stepped in to purchase a 29 percent stake in the now struggling German solar energy firm SolarWorld.
Msheireb, the downtown Doha development aiming to become one of the world’s largest LEED development projects, completed its first solar installation.
A recently released survey evaluated the progress of clean energy development in the Gulf Region: Qatar and the UAE are on top.
When the Sahara Forest Project started in 2009, it sounded about as fanciful as Qatar hosting the World Cup. But this desert farm experiment now thrives.
Sustainability in the Gulf? The Middle East has recently embraced sustainable design and green building materials in a big way.
Two projects edging towards completion demonstrate the commitment within Qatar to become a leading solar energy hub.
A comfortable standard of living and high incomes do not mean a country is free of social problems. Read on as we explore CSR in Qatar.
Today I announce the launch Triple Pundit’s CSR in Emerging Markets Series, starting with the booming Gulf region and the United Arab Emirates. No matter how one feels about the impact petroleum and natural gas have had on the Gulf Cooperation Council ...