Emerging Markets: Middle East

Roundup   By Gordon Platt   While the world's attention was focused on the post-election violence in Iran last month, political developments in neighboring Iraq took a happier turn. Iraqi Kurds and the Iraqi central government worked out an agreement ...

The United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates

Country Report 2017 - Browse a full set of economic indicators, selected by Global Finance editors, including real GDP growth rate, with latest forecasts and historical data, GDP per capita, GDP composition by sector, inflation and unemployment rates, public debt statistics and more. Financial and trade information, plus best banks and safest banks rankings are also included.

Emerging Markets : Middle East

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah. King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia shook up his cabinet in February, appointing a new central bank governor, as well as new education, justice, information and health ministers and naming a woman as a ...

Emerging Markets Investor: Dr News

BYBLOS BANK LISTS IN LONDON; FIRST LEBANESE FIRM IN 12 YEARS Byblos Bank, one of the leading banks in Lebanon, listed its global depositary receipts on the London Stock Exchange, which now trades 37 companies based in the Middle East. ...

Emerging Markets : Middle East

MIDDLE EAST       All change: GCC countries hope to adopt a single currency   At the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit in Oman in December, Gulf Arab leaders approved a monetary union to be implemented by the end ...