UAE. Enormous oil revenues and a far-sighted government have powered Abu Dhabi's economy for 40 years. But as the UAE heads into its fifth decade, it is time for private enterprise to lead the way. But is private industry ready to take up the offer?
INTERNATIONAL. Syria will miss a major deadline next week in the program to destroy its chemical weapons production facilities, sources at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said.
INTERNATIONAL. A catastrophic disaster can - and will - happen again if the lessons of Macondo and other similar incidents are not learned and shared routinely; Change required to prevent future disasters, industry warned.