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Riding out the storm: the economic implications of Brexit

The UK’s decision to leave the EU is the biggest political shock of our lifetime. It has already led to considerable volatility on financial...

Britain votes to leave EU and will face the consequences

Britain has voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow to the European...

2016 Most Expensive Cities for Expats Revealed; Dubai and Abu Dhabi...

According to Mercer’s 2016 Cost of Living Survey, Hong Kong tops the list of most expensive cities for expatriates, pushing Luanda, Angola to second...

Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2B

Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD) on Monday announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire...

World Bank Cuts Global Growth Outlook

The global economy will growth 2.4% this year, the World Bank predicts, amid troubles in both emerging markets and developed nations. The World Bank marked...

Will Brexit lead to an increase in economic sovereignty

On 23 June, a decision will be made on whether the United Kingdom should remain in the European Union or not. A ‘leave vote’...

“Donald Trump, I believe, loves this country”

CNN’s Christiane Amanpour spoke to Bryan Cranston, ahead of his upcoming portrayal of President Lyndon B. Johnson, in which he weighed in on this...

IMF revises GCC countries’ GDP growth forecast to 1.8%

The International Monetary Fund revised once again its projection about the economic growth in the GCC countries. The latest estimate for 2016 has been...

UAE delegation participates in the spring meeting of IMF and the...

The UAE’s delegation, headed by HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, took part in the Spring Meeting of the...

IMF Forecasts Slow Growth in Developing Nations

The International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday about persistently slow growth in developing economies. These countries will not soon regain the high rates of...

2016 Global trade forecast revised downward

The World Trade Organization on Thursday, April 7, revised its 2016 global trade forecast downward by more than one percentage point, warning that a...

IMF warns of possible crises in the emerging markets

An exodus of cash from emerging markets in recent years is closely tied to developing economies’ slower growth rates and could end with financial...

Arab region most affected by climate change

Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Jarwan, the Speaker of the Arab Parliament, has said the parliament remains focused on the protection of the environment, which...

The Happiest People in the World in 2016?

March 20 is International Happiness Day, which means everyone will be talking about who the happiest people in the world are. Most will say...

World’s most expensive cities in 2016 revealed

The Economist Intelligence Unit has released its Worldwide Cost of Living Report 2016, ranking the world's most expensive cities. The report is based on the...

India ranks 3 rd in increase in UHNWI population over...

Mumbai and Delhi slated to move up to ranks 14 and 29 respectively by 2025 Knight Frank today released its 10th edition of the Wealth...

Dubai ranks 75th on 2016 Quality of Living Survey

Australian cities have been rated some of the safest in the world in an era of heightened global security issues and social unrest, according...

More than half people worldwide believe there is a recession

More than half (55%) of respondents around the world believed they were in recession in the fourth quarter of 2015, a modest increase from...