The US shale industry appears to be on an unstoppable growth path. Just in the past few months there have been a flurry of big-ticket deals in the business, mostly centered on its global hub in Texas and New Mexico, and, if the financiers are to be believed, there are more to come.
August 16, 2018
It is no longer appropriate to talk about an imminent, looming or possible trade war between China and the US.
August 06, 2018
Suddenly, the senior echelons of the Saudi Arabian economy are in love with debt.
August 01, 2018
Something is not quite right in the economy of the UAE, and policymakers in the country are increasingly looking to intervene with stimulus packages to lift it out of the rut it has fallen into over the past couple of years.
July 29, 2018
I spent the past couple of weeks in the US, north and south, and, when not on my new-found grandfatherly duties, I found myself looking for allegories that might illustrate the current economic state of the Union.
July 24, 2018
Once again the US President Donald Trump’s penchant for policy-making by Twitter has raised questions regarding clarity.
July 02, 2018
When does an “affair” become a “scandal”? Usually when the forces of law and order get involved, and that is why the four-month-old Abraaj “affair” is now veering toward “scandal” status.
June 26, 2018
The women of Saudi Arabia won’t be the only ones celebrating the lifting of the driving ban by taking the wheel in big numbers.
June 23, 2018