Traders who were supposed to move out of the Muharraq Central Market in Bahrain last June are refusing to leave, it has emerged.
Twenty-five businesses, including a branch of Ramez, are apparently digging their heels in because th
Bahrain Petroleum Co (Bapco) has signed a rare term deal for ultra low sulphur diesel with at least one buyer for this year, joining other Middle East refiners competing to produce fuel that meets European standards, traders said.
Traders want to impose a cap on the amount it costs to display goods in supermarkets in Bahrain.
The Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) wants to lower shelf rental fees, the amount it costs to put
Many Bahraini enterprises have been hard hit by delays that have plagued trucks heading to Saudi Arabia for the last three years, said a report citing the kingdom's traders.
Speaking at an open meeting at the Bahrain Chamber o
Syrian traders who price goods in foreign currency will face up to 10 years in jail, the government announced on Sunday in a move aimed at stemming the increasing dollarisation of an economy crippled by two years of civil war.
In the bustling Baramka district in the heart of Damascus, sounds of iron hammering by mechanics busily repairing cars can be heard next to the large excavated site of an uncompleted $400 million twin skyscraper
Energy trading houses are diversifying into food commodities and metals, which makes them likely to invest in assets such as port capacity as they copy their rival Glencore Xstrata to escape excessive reliance on