May 8, 2013 After 19 hours in the dark, Syria is back online. Why it's not that hard to shut down the Internet there, but nearly impossible in the U.S.
Apr 3, 2013 Egypt needs a loan from the IMF to right its floundering economy, but the money will come with austerity strings attached.
Feb 11, 2013 It may still be too early to judge the success or failure of that revolution in Egypt, but one thing is clear: It has not led to economic prosperity.
Jan 29, 2013 During Egypt's revolution, cellular provider Vodafone shut down its mobile network in the country, prevented internet access to customers, and sent pro-Mubarak text messages under the order of the Mubarak regime.
Dec 11, 2012 Higher oil and gas production in the U.S. will change oil relationships around the world. The Middle East won't be called on to produce as much, costing it income, but Saudi Arabia will remain a key player.
Nov 26, 2012 As President Morsi works to resolve tensions over his expanded powers, confidence in Egypt's government and economy falters.
Aug 3, 2012 Maysoun Odeh Gangat, CEO of the women’s radio station NISAA in Ramallah, explains why there are fewer Palestinian women in business compared to other women in the Middle East -- and how that seems to be changing.
May 30, 2012 The newly identified spyware is the latest state-sponsored cyber threat in the Middle East. But Flame could work its way into businesses.
May 29, 2012 A new malware threat is spreading like fire across the Middle East. What problems might the cyber weapon Flame cause, where did its name come from, and how similar is it to the virus Stuxnet?
May 23, 2012 After forcing President Hosni Mubarak from office in the Arab Spring uprising last year, Egyptians are lining up today to vote for their next President. Local businesses hope the election will boost tourism to Eygpt.