Investor sentiment may act as drag on residential prices in the near-term.
Market saturation is driving some banks to expand into risky regions, according to Moody’s.
Al Baraka is in talks with Moroccan lenders for the new bank.
Several MENA countries fell in rankings in the 2014 Global Petroleum Survey.
Climate change will cause severe heat extremes and water shortages in MENA.
Iraq's Islamic banking sector has big potential for growth if a legislative framework is put in place, according to experts.
Several Gulf states are importing gas to meet energy needs.
Arab institutions can do more to improve education by collaborating.
Unlocking idle land plots and allowing entry to new players could solve Saudi Arabia’s affordable housing shortage.
The Saudi oil giant is investing heavily to develop its petrochemicals portfolio as global competition intensifies.