On first look, it seems like an incredible piece of bad timing, or bad luck, or both.
Just as Saudi Arabia is getting ready to celebrate its new-found status as an emerging market (EM), the financial world seemed to suddenly decide it didn’t like the EM thing after all.
May 08, 2018
The Euromoney Saudi Arabia 2018 conference, which begins in Riyadh on Wednesday, comes at a crucial stage in the Kingdom’s economic and financial development.
May 01, 2018
Saudi Arabia’s plan to kick-start its historic privatization program has been well received by an international investment community that is often skeptical of big announcements.
April 26, 2018
Who could possibly be against trade? It is one of the great unifying and civilizing activities of human beings, it allows for cultural interaction that surely promotes world peace, and it contributes to the material well-being of humanity. It is a no-brainer.
April 22, 2018
The UAE economy has been stuck in a rut. For most of the past couple of years, the country’s leading economic indicators have been becalmed, if not actually falling.
April 08, 2018
The Chinese move was an instant success, with trading volumes overtaking traditional Brent futures in London on the opening day.
April 05, 2018
Saudi Arabia went to New York in a bid to woo American investors to its ambitious plans to transform the Kingdom’s economy away from oil dependency, but it was London that stole the show with a shrewdly timed announcement and a flying visit by the head of the London Stock Exchange.
March 30, 2018
The tension had been building for some hours in New York City, but when the deal finally came it was well worth the wait. The provisional agreement that was announced just before midnight could well turn out to be the tipping point in the global quest for renewable energy.
March 29, 2018
With the diplomacy and the statecraft nearly at an end, it is time to get down to the sharp end of business in commercial relations between the US and Saudi Arabia.
March 26, 2018