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Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Region’s politics take another twistMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Assessing the impact of a potential nuclear deal with IranMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Yemen crisis weighs on region’s equity marketsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Saudi Arabia refuses to budgeMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — What did we take away from Egypt’s investor conference?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Gulf public investment projects to take the hit from low oil pricesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Whole Economy PMIs (Feb.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Inflation pressures easing across the MENA regionMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — Gulf set for weaker growth, North Africa to outperformMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — How the fall in oil prices will benefit North Africa
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — What does the fall in oil prices mean for Dubai’s debts?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf economies take plunge in oil prices in their strideMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Banks in the Gulf well placed to weather low oil pricesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf set to resist pressure to cut oil outputMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Gulf dollar pegs under little threat from lower oil pricesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — Whole Economy PMIs (Oct.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Little reaction in the Gulf to fall in oil pricesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Non-oil sectors in the Gulf performing wellMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt's economic recovery gathers paceMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Egypt’s economic recovery continues
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Dubai's GREs slowly tackling their debt problemsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Gulf’s stock market rally loses steamMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Weaker Saudi credit growth could be here to stayMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Fall in Egypt’s PMI doesn’t signal end of recoveryMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — North Africa getting back on its feetMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Signs of recovery in North AfricaMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Dubai leads equity market reboundMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Dubai equities on the slideMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Iraq crisis raises contagion fearsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Why we’re relatively downbeat on the Saudi economy
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — PMIs highlight Egypt’s bumpy recoveryMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Dubai equities fall following upgrade to EM statusMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Growth in the Gulf divergesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — What might an al-Sisi presidency hold in store for Egypt’s economy?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — UAE PMI hits record highMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Inflation in the Gulf may be reaching a bottomMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — UAE and Qatar equities rally ahead of MSCI upgradeMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Inflation follows different paths in Saudi Arabia and the UAEMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — Outlook brightens in North Africa, but Gulf growth to slowMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — PMIs suggest Saudi domestic demand may have weakened
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Focus — Is it time to sound the all-clear on the UAE’s banks?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Regional growth picking upMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Morocco and Tunisia yet to benefit from euro-zone recoveryMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Could devaluations be on the cards in the non-oil economies?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Is Tunisia really on the path to recovery?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — PMIs highlight Egypt’s fragile recoveryMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — IMF deals and Gulf aid spare MENA’s non-oil producersMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Egyptian financial markets rally on hopes for political stabilityMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — MENA financial markets shrug off broader EM concernsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — Non-oil economies to see growth converge with the Gulf
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — PMIs suggest region ended 2013 on a strong noteMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Egyptian stocks soar to post-Arab Spring highMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egyptian inflation spikes while economy strugglesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Taking stock of Saudi Arabia’s migrant crackdownMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Dubai’s Expo to boost growth, but optimism may be overdoneMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Dubai equities hit five-year high as World Expo vote loomsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Saudi oil boom lifts growth in Q3Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Gulf’s non-oil growth fuelled by hydrocarbonsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Tentative signs that the worst may be over for EgyptMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Bond markets buoyed by delay to Fed “taper”
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Inflation set to stay subdued across most of the regionMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — Non-oil economies set for recoveryMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Gulf well insulated from a potential US defaultMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Egypt’s tourism sector bears the brunt of the unrestMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Gulf economies motoring aheadMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Should we be concerned about credit growth in the Gulf?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Equity markets rebound on back of Syria deal & Fed decisionMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf economies gathering paceMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt sinks further into crisis, Gulf’s prospects brighteningMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt in turmoil (again)
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — How sustainable is the Gulf’s fiscal splurge?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Egypt: Weak growth even before the crisisMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt back in the spotlightMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — What would the tapering of QE mean for the MENA region?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — MSCI reclassifications likely to have limited impactMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Fears of inflation and unrest to frustrate subsidy reformMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Youth unemployment likely to have risen furtherMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Too early to say Egypt’s economy has turned the cornerMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Tunisian dinar falls on back of IMF dealMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Focus — Is the worst now over for Dubai?
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf growing at a healthy paceMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — PMIs suggest growth divisions wideningMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt and the IMF: still no breakthroughMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — What does the fall in oil prices mean for the MENA region?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Resilient Gulf unlikely to boost resource-poor economiesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — A Gulf in growthMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Gulf economies outperformingMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — Bond yields spike in Egypt as IMF deal looks further awayMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Saudi economy not yet overheatingMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Egypt's economy still in the doldrums
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Markets Monitor — UAE equities up on recovery hopesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf countries cutting back oil productionMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Focus — Gulf overheating fears haven't disappearedMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Sluggish Egyptian economy reduces prospect of IMF dealMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Jan.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — All eyes on how far Egyptian pound will fallMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Constitutional crisis weighs on Egyptian economyMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Constitutional crisis keeps Egypt in the headlinesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — A region of two halvesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Gulf overheating fears fail to materialise
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Nov.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt: two steps forward, one step backMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Oct.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Inflationary pressures easing in the GulfMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — UAE HSBC/Markit PMI (Sep. 12)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Sep.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — UAE: New central bank rules positive in the long termMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf growth starts to slowMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — UAE and Saudi still growing at a healthy paceMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Aug.)
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — IMF comes to the rescueMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Price pressures have eased across the Middle EastThis article appears in multiple services — The UAE’s energy policy should help to ease supply concernsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — UAE HSBC/Markit PMI (Jun.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Focus — Oil-poor countries could still outperform in the long termMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Jun.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Banks in the Gulf are well placed to weather the stormMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — Euro crisis clouds the outlookMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — How will troubles in the euro-zone affect the Arab region?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Egypt’s elections add to vulnerabilities
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (May)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Growing risk of fiscal crises in the oil-poor Arab countriesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — UAE HSBC/Markit PMI (Apr.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Dubai bond issue will not detract from GREs’ troublesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — G7 to the rescue?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Europe’s deleveraging to increase pressure on Gulf businessesMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Markets Monitor (Apr.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — What does our new oil price forecast mean for the Gulf?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — UAE HSBC/Markit PMI (Mar.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Explaining our forecasts for the Gulf economies
Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Crunch time for EgyptMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Mar.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Significant downside risks to the UAE's non-oil economyMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Inflationary pressures mounting in Saudi Arabia and EgyptMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — North Africa’s new parliaments at risk of losing sight of economyMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — UAE HSBC/Markit PMI (Feb.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Dubai’s economy on slow recovery pathMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — High oil prices to swell Gulf coffersMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — GCC: full political union a non-starterMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Outlook — 'Arab Spring' puts the focus on near-term divergence
Global Economics > Global Economics Focus — How well will growth in emerging economies hold up?Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — The 'Arab Spring' one year onMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Middle East Markets Monitor (Feb.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Data Response — UAE HSBC/Markit PMI (Jan.)Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Taxation plans in the Gulf are good news, but will take timeMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Syria: A prolonged crisis is on the cardsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Chart Book — Gulf markets hit by Iran tensionsMiddle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Economic Updates — Iran crisis could keep most Gulf markets subdued in 2012Middle East & North Africa Economics > Middle East Watch — Oil-importers will have no room for fiscal manoeuvre in 2012