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Marriage or Broke

Since the January 25 revolution in 2011, getting married in Egypt has become a very expensive proposition due to economic …

Speed Up and Sell

Two models of car, the Pride and the Samand, are a familiar sight on Iranian streets. Long the country’s two …

Politics, not Profit

For all the hype, Russian arms sales to Syria are not a vital issue weighing in the Kremlin’s support for …

Shifting Sands under Qatari Gas

Among the array of financial suits European utilities have brought against major gas exporters in the courts, the pricing dispute …

Banking On Beirut

Bankers are not exactly popular these days. Rightly or wrongly blamed for myriad economic woes, from the recent financial crisis …

As Venezuela, so Iran?

The recent election upset by Hassan Rouhani, who will shortly become Iran’s president, as well as a period diplomatic repositioning …