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Michael Glackin

Michael Glackin is an award winning UK-based journalist who specializes in UK, European, and US finance and economics, and Middle East politics and economics.

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Tech ecosystem: Challenge to turn Saudi Arabia into region’s Silicon Valley

Is Saudi Arabia really going to become the Silicon Valley of the Middle East? It is clear that developing the Kingdom’s digital economy is central to the National Transformation Program, aimed at diversifying the country away from its dependence on crude oil.

January 27, 2022

Mining — the unlikely champion of climate change?

The global mining industry, for years treated as pariah by environmentally minded investors, is suddenly about to save the planet.

January 06, 2022