Climate Smart Growth delivering Trillion USD by 2030

Climate change is a severe threat and most leaders have not hesitated to act. Adaptation strategies being implemented by countries in MENA are likely to provide some significant “win-win” opportunities for the conservation of resources, as well as offset the impacts of climate change.  An article (see below) dated September 5th, 2018, transcending the undeniability […]

Digital Transformation of all market sectors

This article by Anthony Bartolo is about the Digital Transformation of all market sectors using Platforms in the context of the Middle East. Digital Platforms were in their worldwide application been copiously covered up until now. Could this essay published by TahawulTech  be regarded as not only applicable to the Middle East but to the […]

Fruitful dialogue promoting a win-win partnership of Algeria and the EU

During various visits to both Algiers and Brussels, wishes for a fruitful dialogue promoting a win-win partnership of Algeria and the EU as well as a common determination to enhance relations to the heights of the existing Agreement’s proclaimed ambitions were reaffirmed. The picture above (Copyright The Financial Times Limited 2018. All rights reserved.) is of […]

Urgency to review the current Algerian industrial policy

There is, in view of the high number of tabled demands, an urgency to review the current Algerian industrial policy. It concerns all those car assembly plants.  The automotive sector is experiencing restructuring, mergers and relocations of large groups, with high production capacities. In the face of all these global changes, what is the profitability […]

Expatriate Businesses started up across the GCC

All the countries of the GCC have over the years employed expatriate manpower of mainly Asian origin. This working population was needed by the booming economies that have benefitted from a decades long surge and high levels of oil prices related revenues. Relatively good living standards and total absence of income tax followed on and […]