The Arab world in attracting Foreign Direct Investment

WAM, the Emirates News Agency posted this article April 8th, 2018 about the UAE with the second-largest Arab economy, is leading the Arab world in attracting Foreign Direct Investment, (FDI). It is known that Dubai leads Arab start-ups but the recent Saudi Arabian reforms being engaged in the non-oil local activities may possibly alter that. […]

Climate change, like Corruption, is a matter of Life or Death

In How corruption affects climate change TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL claimed that Climate change, like Corruption, is a matter of Life or Death and it sees its role in this to help ensure that the  billions of dollars already pledged go where they’re needed. This requires transparency. Chatham House looked at the phenomenon of corruption generally, and at how to combat it. A […]

Developing Countries and their Diaspora facing up the World

How? Well, here is in The policy brief of The Brookings about how are developing countries and their diaspora facing up the world conjecture of today, Dany Bahar, David M. Rubenstein Fellow – Global Economy and Development and Ernesto Talvi, Director – Brookings Global – CERES Economic and Social Policy in Latin America Initiative take us through […]

Lebanon’s debt-to-GDP ratio could balloon to 180% by 2023

The National of the UAE reported that Lebanon’s debt-to-GDP ratio could balloon to 180% by 2023 if the government does not undertake reforms to narrow its fiscal deficit, which may reach 10 per cent of GDP amid the current geopolitical tensions, the IMF said. Lebanon needs to start implementing reforms that address its funding needs […]

A photograph of Algeria’s Economic and Financial situation

This is a summary note relating to the last report of the Bank of Algeria on the economic and financial situation of the country at the end of 2017. It is a photograph of Algeria’s economic and financial situation as it stands today. 1.- According to the Governor of the Bank of Algeria in his […]

The 7 wonders making Dubai rank above Paris and New York

AMEinfo published an article based on a recent Statista chart that shows Dubai is ahead of Paris and New York. This chart has itself introduced the latest Euromonitor data, as cited by WEF, revealing the most visited cities in the world for 2017. This article written by Dana Halawi, Senior Journalist listing the 7 wonders making Dubai rank […]