Digital Islamic economy is set to double to USD 30 billion by 2018, but the sector faces significant funding challenges.
Lifting a moratorium on North Field development would help Doha compete with new gas market entrants.
GCC corporate bond issuances could increase as credit growth slows.
Gulf states are placing greater emphasis on improving healthcare facilities.
The government has allocated USD 5.44 billion for hospital projects in 2015, the health minister said.
Governments are looking beyond classrooms to resolve the mismatch between young people’s skills and workplace demands.
Emerging economies have taken the lead in health innovation and expenditure.
Oil majors will continue to invest in the Middle East energy sector despite the drop in oil prices.