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Palestinians to raise taxes, cut costs to curb deficit

PM Fayyad says action needed after foreign aid shortfall; Economic problems coincide with political uncertainty

January 10, 2012 11:00
 

Oman plans $3.1B deficit in 2012 draft budget

Oman set its 2012 draft budget with a deficit of 1.2 billion rials ($3.1 billion) and expenditures of 10 billion rials, higher than planned for 2011, a finance ministry official said on Wednesday.

November 23, 2011 10:49
 
Kuwait’s money matters

Kuwait’s money matters

Analysts suggest Kuwait will see a $24 billion surplus for 2009-2010, but a $26 billion deficit is expected next year.

February 9, 2010 3:53
 
Saudi will prevail!

Saudi will prevail!

Arab News published an editorial on Saudi Arabia’s commitment to development, and why the nation’s predicted deficit for 2010 is no problem at all. It’s one of the most obvious displays of brownnosing Kipp’s seen in a long time (aside from articles published in Emirates Business 24/7, of course).

December 23, 2009 10:35