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Companies & Projects

Green Valley plans USD55.8m residential tower in Dubai

The project, which has not been named yet, will be a 30-storey residential tower, comprising 330 apartments.


Macro View

GCC budget breakeven oil price creeps up

Deutsch Bank’s report evaluates budget breakeven oil price requirements of Gulf Arab producers, especially for those governments ramping up public spending.

Iraq may need to borrow to cover USD3bn budget deficit

N. Africa shows tentative signs of recovery

Mideast SWFs look within borders for opportunities

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Sector Insight

Africa banks on mobile money accounts

Mobile technology is reducing the financial inclusion gap for underserved areas and small businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Mozambique emerges as LNG front-runner

Climate change poses risk, opportunities for Africa

Tunisia banks still vulnerable

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Investment Ideas

GCC accounts for 87% of MENA real estate investments

Non-Gulf countries account for only 10% of the massive USD 2.5 trillion in projects spending, highlighting under-investment in infrastructure and real estate across the Middle East and North Africa.

Emaar Misr considering sukuk, other finance options-senior source

Project bonds can narrow MENA's funding gap

MENA healthcare a prime pick for private equity

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Audio & Video
Gold to remain supported? - 15 Apr 2014

Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities, says gold price will remain supported due to heightened risks and discusses the outlook for platinum and palladium.
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