Iran emerged from years of economic isolation Saturday after world powers lifted crippling sanctions in return for an end to its nuclear ambitions.
With resources stretched to their limits and political pressure building in the West, will Gulf countries help absorb migrants?
For this edition of Access: Middle East, CNBC gives you a look behind the scenes this November at the Dubai Airshow.
In 2013, Dubai Airshow recorded orders worth $206 billion, however, two years later, sales have practically halved. So what's changed?
Boeing International's president, Bertrand-Marc Allen explains why the Dubai Airshow isn't seeing the high level of orders that it saw in 2013.
CNBC talks to Emirates Airline President, Tim Clark about their potential orders at the Dubai Airshow.
Emirates Airline CEO and chairman, HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum tells CNBC about its "excellent" progress in the last 30 years.
Raytheon International's CEO, John Harris talks about the company's longstanding relationship with the Middle East
CNBC climbed aboard a Boeing Dreamliner with Qatar Airways chief executive, Akbar Al Baker.
Qatar Airways said it did not plan to place an order at the 2015 Dubai Air show, but promised a new luxury product after taking a 'breather'.
For this edition of "Access: Middle East," CNBC's Hadley Gamble takes you on a journey through Jordan.
Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir touted his country's economic prospects on Saturday, saying reform was key to growth and stability.
At least 717 pilgrims have died and 805 been injured in the stampede in Mina on the outskirts of Mecca, marking the worst Hajj disaster in 25 years.
For this edition of "Access: Middle East," CNBC's Hadley Gamble takes you on a journey along the Suez Canal, in Egypt.
The commencement of navigation in the Suez Canal and its achievement in this record time goes beyond political goals.
CNBC takes a journey along the Suez Canal on a Maersk ship.
Taking a journey along the Suez Canal, engineers on the Maersk ship tell CNBC what goes on during the trip.
Suez Canal: Egypt's "gift to the world." CNBC takes a look.
CNBC reports on the day the Suez Canal extension officially opened.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble takes you on a journey along the Suez Canal.