Energy companies pledge billions of dollars of Egypt investment

Fragile stability lures investors

Gulf states put money on Sisi’s Egypt

Ruling families pledge investments and deposits worth $12bn

Egypt plans new administrative capital

Proposal for city of 7m people to relieve pressure on Cairo

Foreign investors return to Egypt

Bidding war starts over two food groups

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The big drop: Riyadh’s oil gamble

For years Saudi Arabia acted as a safety net in the market, but as prices fell the game changed, writes Anjli Raval

BP back working with Fridman and Browne

Oil major and LetterOne to invest $12bn in Egypt

Cash denied to charities in conflict zones

Counter-terrorism legislation causes banks to block funding, report says

Dubai to build major post-crash project

Vote of confidence in financial centre despite competition from Abu Dhabi

Oil fall may trigger Opec emergency meeting

Growing alarm over impact on members’ economies

IMF endorses Egypt’s economic reforms

Fund predicts growth will reach 3.8 per cent of GDP

Energy shortfall drains Iran’s growth push

Poor power-generating capacity holds back recovery

Gulf countries to invest in Egypt fund

Mideast allies help finance energy and infrastructure projects

New Saudi king stamps his authority

Salman overhauls security, political and economic officials

IMF urges Gulf states to reduce spending

GCC states to lose $300bn in oil revenue this year

Morocco looks south as Europe stagnates

Location helps the country to position itself as gateway to Africa

Wise bet is on happier year for economy

Optimism is more likely to prove correct than fashionable pessimism

Opec can ride out cheap oil, says head

Badri defends maintaining output at 30m barrels

Libya burns through its foreign reserves

Sliding oil price and civil war after tripling of state salaries erode holdings

Libya’s divisions pave way for oil tussle

Chaos exacerbated by dual governments and central banker rivals

Qatar replaces head of $300bn fund

Member of royal family takes helm at global investor QIA