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Mideast needs pan-Arab bank to spur development-ESCWA

Greater regional economic integration is needed to fill financing gaps.

Africa growth prospects lure Gulf investors

Gulf businesses see Africa as a key frontier investment destination.

Egypt growth outlook buoyed by reform drive

Egypt’s growth rate could more than double thanks to Gulf investments and the launch of serious reforms, according to Renaissance Capital.

Bond issue could pave way for Bahrain comeback

Bahrain is emerging from its lethargy, but political issues continue to weigh on economic ambitions.