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Growth to exceed 3pc in Mena: World Bank

A favourable global economic environment, stability in the oil market at slightly higher prices and the resumption of post-conflict reconstruction will drive growth in the Mena to 3.1 per cent in 2018, up from 2 per cent last year, said the World Bank Group’s latest Mena Economic Monitor. “There are grounds for optimism,” said Hafez...

High oil prices ‘to support GCC growth’

Higher oil prices coupled with improved global economic conditions are expected to support growth mo ...

UAE free zones handle exports worth $61bn

Exports by companies registered with the UAE’s free zones amounted to Dh225.5 billion ($61.39 ...

Alba’s net income up, completes Line 6 hiring

Aluminium Baharain (Alba), the Bahrain-based aluminium smelter, has reported a net income of BD ...

Bahrain’s value of imports hit $3.4bn in Q1

Bahrain's value of imports increased by 15 per cent as it reached BD1.293 billion ($3.43 billion ...





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