Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has issued a warning to hotels in the country against attempts to increase prices exorbitantly to cash in on the increased inflow of tourist, according to a report.
Some hotels had increased prices by
Western oil workers in Saudi Arabia may be the target of militant attacks, the US embassy warned on Friday.
"The US Embassy has information stating that, as of early March, individuals associated with a terrorist organization
An early warning centre has been proposed to monitor emerging epidemics in the Gulf.
Already in the planning stages, the centre is one of a set of recommendations to come from the three-day International Collaborative Conference i
Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry on Thursday issued a warning to women not to get behind the wheel in defiance of the kingdom's men-only road rules after a renewed social media campaign to challenge the law by driving in public.
Israel resumed air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, six hours after agreeing to an Egyptian-proposed truce that failed to halt Hamas rocket attacks.
"Hamas has fired 47 rockets since we suspended our strikes in Gaza (thi
Thousands fled their homes in a Gaza town on Sunday after Israel warned them to leave ahead of threatened attacks on rocket-launching sites, on the sixth day of an offensive that Palestinian officials said has killed at least 160 people.
Kuwait vowed on Friday to take all necessary measures against "any signs of disturbance and violence" after police dispersed demonstrators the Gulf state said had thrown stones, burned car tyres and blocked roads.
French bank BNP Paribas has pleaded guilty to two criminal charges and agreed to pay almost $9 billion to resolve accusations that it had violated US sanctions against Sudan, Cuba and Iran, in a severe punishment aimed at sending a clear message
Saudi Arabia gave an apparent warning to arch enemy Iran on Wednesday by saying outside powers should not intervene in the conflict in neighbouring Iraq.
Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal also said Iraq was facing a full-scal