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Companies & Projects

Saudi firms to invest USD420m in Egypt agro sector

The farm projects are part of Egypt’s initiatives to attract around USD 2.1 billion investments in the agriculture sector.


Macro View

Kuwait, UAE have highest Arab food security

Food security in the Arab world has improved but more work is needed to improve quality and safety standards, a report said.

Lebanon political paralysis weighs on economy

Iran nuclear talks likely to be extended beyond July deadline

Restructuring Libya's SWF

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Commodities & Markets

Gold holds steady on geopolitical risk

Gold prices are being supported by geopolitical tensions around the world, but analysts are divided over where bullion is headed next.

MSCI effect raises UAE,Qatar allure

After rapid gains, Saudi bourse expected to cool down

Tunisia's long road to free market

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Investment Ideas

Strong PE returns from Africa

Private equity players are enjoying strong returns and exit opportunities in Africa.

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Analysis & Opinion

Egypt sovereign sukuk law still mired in uncertainty

The sovereign Islamic bond law has been stalled over formation of a supervisory body and lack of clarity about the government sukuk program, experts said.

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How to invest in metals - 26 May 2014

Raju Daswani, CEO of Metal Bulletin Research, says the aluminium market is still in a "fundamentally weak position" and advises taking a closer look at nickel.
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