Emerging Markets: Middle East

Roundup   By Gordon Platt   Futuristic: Dubai’s new metro should ease traffic congestion Jordan and Iraq signed a free trade agreement in Baghdad on September 3 that will expand already fast-growing trade between the neighboring countries. Jordan’s prime minister ...

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.