Bahrain is to cut red tape as part of attempts to open up its healthcare sector and encourage private investment.
New laws will be introduced and existing rules and regulations updated to bring them more into line with international trends
Private investment money pouring into emerging markets could reach $1.041 trillion in 2011, up from a previous estimate of $960 billion, a global bank group said on Wednesday.
"Most of the $81 billion upward revision of
Iraq expects private investment in its economy to triple to $30 billion this year as energy, agriculture and housing projects accelerate now that the country has formed a new government, a senior government official said on Tuesday.
Africa investor (Ai), a leading investment research and communications group, said it will host top investors at a major summit in Durban, South Africa, to discuss ways to boost private sector investment in African agricultural sector.