Saudi defence trade fair highlights capabilities and political pragmatism

Against the backdrop of a major reshuffle of senior defence officials, Riyadh hosted the Armed Forces Exhibition for Diversity of Requirements and Capabilities on 25 February-3 March. It was a chance for Saudi firms to showcase their ability to meet local defence requirements – which they are proving ever more adept at.Turkey was designated the guest of honour at the exhibition, which drew some comment in the kingdom, given Ankara’s key role in supporting Qatar in its diplomatic stand-off with Riyadh and its allies.  08/03/2018 Issue 1,055 Read More

Bahrain's Economic Performance

read more

Gulf boundaries and hydrocarbons infrastructure

read more

The Gulf region: economy and society

read more

Iraqi Kurdistan hydrocarbons infrastructure map

Revised in January 2015, this map provides a detailed overview of hydrocarbons infrastructure in the Kurdistan area of Iraq.

read more
Register now Buy credit to view GSN articles Search the GSN archive Sign up for GSN News Alerts Request a GSN free trial

GSN View

Political clampdown continues unabated across the monarchies

The space for political debate in Gulf countries continues to be tightened, with political opponents targeted with arrests...

read more

Sadr’s re-emergence injects populist dynamic into Iraqi politics

While the post-election narrative in Iraq has focused on Moqtada Al-Sadr’s enhanced position as political kingmaker, the...

read more

Saudi Arabia: Cautious narrowing of gender gap responds to social shift

The 29 April announcement by Saudi Aramco of the appointment of its first female board member, former Sunoco chairman and...

read more
SEE ALL POSTS

Events

26-27 September

Private Investor Middle East

The Montcalm London Marble Arch

5-7 March

Middle East Electricity

Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE

SEE ALL EVENTS
Web Design by FDC