March monthly

Reform momentum survives COVID

A slow pace toward a new deal with Iran is encouraging for oil markets, with some forecasts now expecting a steady price recovery over 2021 to possibly hit the USD 70 range.

Sino-MENA FDI: Going green together

As global FDI has steadily waned over the past three years, China has bucked the trend by maintaining its outward investment momentum - even posting positive growth despite the pandemic.

GCC IPO market weathers the storm

External headwinds and an extended period of low oil prices have prompted potential issuers in the primary market across the MENA region to rethink timelines and delay their debuts.
Vision 2030

Saudi Arabia: A report card on Vision 2030

In the past when economic pressures have taken a toll on the GCC economies, there was a tendency to put diversification plans on the backburner.



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