2021

Kuwait Roundtable: Looking to Recovery

Kuwait Roundtable: Looking to Recovery

Kuwaiti banks provided crucial support through the Covid-19 crisis and will play just as important a role in nursing the nation back to full economic health. Top executives from seven of the nation’s leading financial institutions discuss the past year and look ahead to the future.

Household Saving Rates 2021

Household Saving Rates 2021

Household saving is defined as the difference between a household’s disposable income and its expenditures on goods and services. During the pandemic it rose to historical highs everywhere.

2020

Unemployment Rates Around the World 2020

Unemployment Rates Around the World 2020

Unemployment is simple enough to understand: it is an economic condition in which individuals seeking jobs remain un-hired. Yet measuring how many people are unemployed at any given moment in any given country is rather complex.

The Most Peaceful Countries In The World 2020

The Most Peaceful Countries In The World 2020

Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) reveals the most peaceful countries in the world. Despite living in the most peaceful century in human history, the world has become less peaceful over the last decade. 

Countries with Lowest GDP Growth 2020

Countries with Lowest GDP Growth 2020

The global economy is projected to contract by 3% in 2020 with slow-growing economies like Venezuela, Yemen, and Sudan taking the biggest hit.

2019

2018