Foreign investment needed to revive floundering social housing construction programme.
Jordanian town provides refuge for Deraa residents fleeing crackdown by Syrian security forces.
After the eurphoria of the revolution, there’s disappointment at the pace of change, with country’s institutions proving difficult nuts to crack.
Protest coordinator speaks of indiscriminate shelling and targeted killings as Syrian security forces advance on city.
Family deny allegations that 16-year-old participated in violent protests.
Activists say source of frequency jamming coming from island kingdom.
Acute water shortages in Taiz and arrival of droves of IDPs in Aden causes concerns.
Syrian leader losing the plot with his overtures towards those he deems to be opposition leaders.
Israeli protests over soaring housing prices echo demonstrations elsewhere in region.