The New York Stock Exchange is viewed on July 31, 2013 in New York City. The Federal Reserve concluded a two-day meeting Wednesday and announced no major changes following the meeting of its policy-making committee. Stocks improved modestly after the afternoon announcement. (Getty Images)
Vicious competition and a saturated marketplace have made life tough for Saudi Arabia’s third mobile operator, Zain KSA. But the appointment last year of one of the kingdom’s top telecoms figures, Sheikh Farhan Al Faisal Al Jarbaa, has helped the firm turn its fortunes around.