Citizens in the Middle East need access to financial services in order to unlock innovation.
The falling price of oil is beginning to have a real impact on the energy-fueled economies of the Gulf.
The Middle East and North Africa region needs to find a way to ensure a reliable electricity supply. Could this be a solution?
Low oil prices could provide the incentive for economic diversification in the Gulf States, argues Nasser Saidi.
Gordon Brown proposes a way to help refugees take advantage of opportunities for higher education.
In places like Dubai, where real estate accounts for 20% of GDP (compared to an average of 7% in most other countries), governments need to reconsider regulation of the real estate sector...
Syrian students in Lebanese public schools represent nearly half of the total number of pupils, according to UNHCR data.
By providing education and training, Yasmina Filali is helping to integrate some of society's most vulnerable people.
One in three Syrian children have been born since the conflict began five years ago, according to UNICEF.
Coordination between the private sector and the government of Afghanistan is urgently needed, writes Fahim Hashimy.
A look at why women’s participation in the workforce is so low in the Middle East and North Africa.
As world leaders attempt to stem the tide of refugees, it’s up to all of us to reflect on how we, too, can contribute to this terrible humanitarian crisis.
Saudi Arabia’s future is poised on a fine balance.
These are the key trends in social media from across the region in the past 12 months.
Saudi Arabia ruled out a deal by major producers to cut oil output and warned high-cost operators such as US shale drillers to trim costs or risk going bust.