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Global Economy

2019 Investment Outlook: The End of Easy

Wells Fargo Investment Institute today releases “2019 Outlook: The End of Easy,” offering guidance to investors for the coming year. It suggests 2019 will...

Fortune Global 500 Companies Recognise Importance of Emerging Markets

Oxford Business Group continues to attract leading global firms to its subscriber list The latest edition of the Fortune Global 500 Index for 2018 confirms...

UAE Outperforms Global Counterparts in Dimensions of Income, Infrastructure

BCG’s global report on sustainable economic development progress places the UAE in the top quartile when it comes to well-being UAE performs above the majority...

World’s Biggest Economies in 2018

The United States has the largest economy in the world at $20.4 trillion, according to data from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which shows the US...

Saxo Bank Warns of Possible Global Economic Slowdown

The GCC states are likely to face economic challenges this year due to the increased risk of a global economic slowdown created by global...

FAB launches its Global Investment Outlook 2018

The bank is bullish on equities for 2018, although expects increased volatility First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank, and one of the...

Global Financial Markets See Short Term Prosperity; Long-Term Challenges

Recent economic growth and the rise of equity markets suggest optimism for the future of global finance Brexit negotiations, questions about the dollar...

Financial Crisis Amongst Top 10 Global Risks for 2018

In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, we asked ourselves one question over and over again: why didn’t we see it coming? It rocked...

Global Economy Set to Grow 3.2 Percent in 2018

The global economy will expand 3.2 percent in 2018, matching the rate of growth achieved in 2017 and marking the first time since 2011...

GCC Economic Growth Expected to Reach 2.5% in 2018

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region’s economy will grow near 2.5 percent in 2018, according to new forecasts from Moody’s Analytics, a leading provider...

Business Confidence in Middle East Continues to Fall

Global economic confidence has improved slightly this quarter, despite lagging confidence in the Middle East and the Americas. According to the latest Global Economic Conditions...

World Day for Decent Work: Pay People a Decent Wage

This year marks the 10th World Day for Decent Work on October 7. A day when working people and their unions, backed by community...

Short Term Business Confidence Falls across Middle East

Business confidence across the Middle East has fallen sharply in the last quarter and is now at its lowest level since the second quarter...

IMF Raises 2017 Outlook for Global Economic Growth

The International Monetary Fund has raised its outlook for global economic growth, citing a post election surge in confidence in the United States, better...

Global Economy to Expand at Rate of 2.8% in 2017

The global economy is expected to expand at a rate of 2.8 percent in 2017, better than the 2016 rate, but marking a sixth...

ASEAN Market Now More Accessible than European Union, United States

Increased integration into the global economy of the economies that comprise the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has made the region a more...

Stagnating global economy outlook may turn into a downturn

Last week the International Monetary Fund issued an “urgent” call for the world’s largest economies to roll out more policies to boost growth, painting...

6 Key Risks to Impact Travel Prices, Global Economy in 2017

2017 Global Travel Price Outlook Identifies Key Risks for Global Market Travel Prices Set to Marginally Increase or Remain Flat for 2017; Geopolitical...