Day: March 4, 2015

Liquefied Petroleum Gas Market is Expected to Reach $288.7 Billion by 2019, at a CAGR of 4.0% from 2014 to 2019 (PR Newswire)

March 4, 2015

FORT WORTH, Texas, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Global Liquefied Petroleum Gas Market was valued at $236.8 billion in 2014 and is estimated to grow to $288.7 billion by 2019, at a CAGR of 4.0% from 2014 to 2019. Browse through the TOC of global liquefied petroleum gas market for an in-depth analysis of […]

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A Wasted Opportunity To Lead In The Middle East (Investor's Business Daily)

March 4, 2015

Leadership: The U.S. is cutting intelligence to Israel, denying drones to Jordan, freezing military aid to Egypt and annoying Saudi Arabia. Yet these are the boots on the ground in the war against IS. What a waste. A dispassionate observer might just ask which side the U.S. is on in the global war on Islamic […]

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Saudi economic forum opens new horizons for young people (Al-Shorfa)

March 4, 2015

The Jazan economic forum highlighted the importance of young investors, who are expected to have a strong influence on the kingdom’s economic future. [Sultan al-Barei/Al-Shorfa] Young investors took center stage at a recent Saudi economic forum. The event, held February 25th and 26th in Jazan under the theme “Investment Partnerships”, gave participants a chance to […]

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Three-day visit: Nawaz heads to Saudi Arabia today (The Express Tribune (Pakistan))

March 4, 2015

vg Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will be embarking on a three-day trip today to Saudi Arabia on the invitation of King Salman bin Abulaziz al Saud.The PM will be accompanied by a high-level delegation that would include Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign […]

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Riyadh to press Nawaz for more troops to fight IS threat: report (The Express Tribune (Pakistan))

March 4, 2015

As Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif departed on Wednesday on a three-day visit to Saudi Arabia, reports suggest that Riyadh is set to press the premier to boost the number of Pakistani troops in the Kingdom to fight militants, including the Islamic State. However, as per a report published in Gulf News, Islamabad is cautious about […]

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Saudi diplomat says was treated “inhumanely” by Al-Qaeda captors (Asharq Al-Awsat)

March 4, 2015

Riyadh, Asharq Al-Awsat—The Saudi diplomat recently freed from captivity in Yemen revealed on Tuesday he was treated badly by his Al-Qaeda captors. Speaking to Asharq Al-Awsat Saudi Deputy Consul Abdullah Al-Khalidi said he was “guiltlessly” kidnapped by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in front of his residence in the Mansourah neighborhood of the southern […]

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Southwest Sees Higher Q1 Fuel Costs As Crude Rises (Investor's Business Daily)

March 4, 2015

 View Enlarged Image Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) said Wednesday that it expects fuel costs to be higher than previously expected in the first quarter as oil prices get ready for a possible rebound. The budget carrier now sees fuel costs of $2 per gallon, 10 cents higher than its January estimate. In Q4, Southwest said it paid $2.62 […]

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