Microsoft unveils plan to buy LinkedIn for $26.2b

onday it signed a deal to acquire the professional social network LinkedIn for $26.2 billion in cash. “This deal brings together the world’s leading...

Ex-UN General Assembly chief arrested over $1.3mn bribery scheme

A former UN General Assembly president has been charged in a $1.3 million bribery scheme involving a Chinese millionaire and four others. A total...

Oil consumption

Arabspring: Jordan Petroleum Refinery production of petroleum products rose by 32% Ntjah high imported and refined quantities of crude oil at the refinery, and lower...

Electricity tariff in Saudi Arabia, at least in the world

Arabspring: Regulatory Authority of Electricity and Cogeneration in Saudi Arabia in its annual report for 2013, it is aimed at achieving the true costs of...

‘Bubbles are all over the place’: Ron Paul speaks to RT...

The US 2016 presidential race is mass entertainment orchestrated by the media, three-time presidential candidate and former congressman Ron Paul told RT, as he...

EU’s Tusk warns Canada trade deal ‘could be our last’

BRUSSELS — European Union President Donald Tusk warned the bloc would be incapable of negotiating new trade deals if Belgium failed to approve the...

Kuwait invests 17 ​​billion dollars to develop oil refineries

Arabspring: Kuwait plans to invest about 17 billion dollars, equivalent to 4.6 billion Kuwaiti dinars in the development of oil refineries under the umbrella of...

70% of petrol stations to foreigners as “subcontractors” in Saudi Arabia

Arabspring:  the National Committee for the companies gas stations said that share of national companies from the market does not exceed 10%, as opposed to foreign...

Banks investigated for metals market rigging

Switzerland’s competition regulator (COMCO) has begun a probe into seven banks suspected of price fixing in the trade of precious metals. “The Competition Commission has...

Da’ash trucks between Jordan and Iraq

Arabspring:  Captain Truck, Mohammad Khair Daoud stressed the negative impact of exporting trades between Jordan and Iraq. 30 truckloads cross the borders everyday Non- Jordanian...