Faisal Al Haimus, CEO of Trade Bank of Iraq, talks about his country’s prospects for economic growth—and potential to leap ahead with new technology—as it emerges from hard years.
Abdulla Mubarak Al-Khalifa, Acting Group CEO Qatar National Bank (QNB), talks about the bank’s performance, compliance and expansion plans.
Freddie Baz, general manager and board vice chair of Bank Audi, talks about his bank’s robust performance despite difficult conditions, and government efforts to restore trust.
Nations compete for foreign direct investment.
Saudi Arabia has had mixed results in attracting foreign capital.
Saudi Arabia is determined to replace foreign workers with natives.
Fintech meets Islamic finance.
OPEC is trying to bolster oil prices but Gulf economies will take a hit from a production cut.