The Asian giant and the oil-producing region are expanding bilateral business ties beyond energy commodities.
Despite recent setbacks, the region still holds promise, writes Swatick Majumdar of Digital Entertainment Ventures.
Lack of transportation infrastructure between rural and urban Egypt has taken its toll on the domestic labor market.
Political divisions threaten to dissolve plans to create one of the world's strongest economic unions, experts say.
Economic liberty has a huge potential to increase human prosperity in crisis-hit countries across the region.
Food security in the Arab world has improved but more work is needed to improve quality and safety standards, a report said.
The inability of Lebanese political parties' to agree on a suitable candidate for president underscores the political paralysis in the country.
Iran could secure a deal with the West on its nuclear program by September, analysts say.
Libya’s sovereign wealth fund could be leveraged to bring about stability and meaningful economic development, according to the African Development Bank.
Tunisia’s economy remains stuck in first gear. Can new trade deals fire up the economy?