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Four GCC states among top 10 emerging mkts-BAML

UAE, Qatar, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia are among Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s top 10 emerging market picks for 2015.

Rebar prices fall by Dh145/t in the UAE : steel overview

The price decline aligns with the falling scrap and iron ore prices internationally over the past few months, says the industry.

Risks For MENA Economies In 2015

As the global economic conditions falter and regional tensions persist, MENA economies may face more headwinds in the New Year.

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.