SAUDI ARABIA. Based on analysis provided by Deloitte Middle East Islamic Finance Knowledge Center, the total of the Saudi Arabia Islamic Finance Assets represent 26% out of total GCC Islamic Finance assets and 8.2% out of total Global Islamic Finance assets.
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.