Egypt's finance ministry is studying the possibility of issuing its first international bond since 2010, two officials told Reuters, as investor confidence in the country gradually returns after the turmoil which followed the 2011 revoluti
The Middle East and North African countries' confidence in the global and local economies is at a two-year high, with 61 per cent saying the global economy is improving, up from 32 per cent six months ago, said a report.
The confidence among CEOs in the UAE climbed 3.1 points to 70.6 in the last quarter of 2013, according to a sentiment index.
The YPO Global Pulse sentiment index pointed out that it was at par with Saudi Arabia (71.8), and above t
Consumers in the UAE and Saudi Arabia were among the world's most bullish in the final quarter of 2013 while Americans were slightly less willing to spend than in the previous quarter, a global survey showed.
Business leaders gathering for their annual high-profile networking forum in Davos are feeling a bit better about their companies' prospects and a lot more so about the broader economic outlook.
But they still have a long list
Confidence among business leaders in the UAE remained robust in the third quarter of this year, said a study.
The YPO Global Pulse sentiment index pointed out that CEOs in the UAE are more optimistic than the regional composite le
The private equity professionals investing within the Mena region are increasingly confident of growth in the regional investment activity, but many general partners (GPs) are now shifting focus towards asset monetization from vintage fu
The consumer confidence in the UAE has continued to build, in conjunction with the resurgence of the real estate market in tandem with the stability in financial markets, said an expert.
“Dubai’s real estate market was
US home prices rose in June, extending a multi-month rebound, though the pace of gains cooled, suggesting higher mortgage rates may end up slowing momentum as the year winds down.
Separate data released yesterday showed consumer c
The investment activity in the Mena private equity market is set to increase in the next 12 months, said a new survey reflecting the bounce back in confidence amongst regional general partners.
The exit activity is also expected t