Beyond Austerity

Beyond Austerity

Despite a year of increasing pressure and concerns, the Saudi financial sector remains resilient.

Arabtec Faces Uncertainty

Arabtec may struggle to meet the end of November deadline set by shareholders to formally submit liquidation plans to a court. 

Egypt Looks South

Egypt Looks South

While the global economy slows, Egyptian banks aim to expand their foothold in Africa and boost intraregional trade.

Destination Egypt

Destination Egypt

While the Covid-19 pandemic has postponed a spate of deals, regional institutions want a piece of the Egyptian banking sector.

Historic Israel-UAE Deal Promises To Boost Commerce

Historic Israel-UAE Deal Promises To Boost Commerce

Israel’s Economy Ministry calculates that the normalization of ties could increase exports to the UAE to US$300 million to $500 million annually while according to Moody’s Investors Services, UAE investments in Israel could reach US$350 million a year.