Quest for a ‘Smart’ City

Quest for a ‘Smart’ City

How do we keep air clean, our carbon footprint low, the population healthy and the environment ‘green’?  Queried E&T in their Quest for a ‘Smart’ City definition has exposed the damning evidence of energy and environmental dangers . . . A rapidly growing global...
GCC’s Expatriates Remittances Tax

GCC’s Expatriates Remittances Tax

Representatives to discuss tax on expat remittances . . . Arab News 2016  reported that the Consultative (Shoura) Council of Saudi Arabia was expected to have a discussion last Sunday on a proposed tax on expatriate remittances.  The proposal from the Council’s...
Kuwait’s future beyond oil.

Kuwait’s future beyond oil.

Achieving a diversified economy by investing in non-oil sectors is today a strategic imperative for Kuwait. The oil and gas sectors accounting for about 60% of the country’s GDP and 95% of the export revenues, the country is estimated to close its fiscal year ending...