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World Bank to poorer nations: brace for a slowdown

World Bank to poorer nations: brace for a slowdown

The World Bank warned on Tuesday that developing countries should brace for a growth slowdown stemming partly from Europe's debt woes, as it sharply scaled back its estimates for expansion.

January 18, 2012 2:07
 
Is Abu Dhabi on the right track or missing a little action?

Is Abu Dhabi on the right track or missing a little action?

While a cautious move is commendable, businessman Habtoor urges Abu Dhabi not to lose its economic momentum. Precious de Leon thinks maybe all the capital needs is a little push.

November 27, 2011 3:41
 

Kuwait’s Global Investment House Q3 loss widens on market woes

Kuwait's Global Investment House saw its third-quarter net loss widen as the bank continued to battle difficult market conditions, according to a statement on Wednesday.

November 24, 2011 2:00
 

UAE to see slow down due to global impact

The UAE will see a slowdown in business because of global economic conditions, the Gulf Arab country's Central Bank Governor Sultan Nasser al-Suweidi said on Monday.

October 31, 2011 10:52
 
The world’s 99: voices fighting to be heard around the world

The world’s 99: voices fighting to be heard around the world

One underlying effect of the financial crisis is that it undermines legitimacy of authority. Rhetoric and tactics against the 1% global elite is shared around the world.

October 11, 2011 2:26
 
Auvest Capital: It ain’t over yet

Auvest Capital: It ain’t over yet

Auvest Capital, a global investment firm, has done some research and thinking on what’s next for the world economy. Kipp took a look at the findings, and is pretty freaked out.

March 8, 2011 2:15
 

Study Shows Islamic Banks Perform Best During Economic Crisis

New Research from The British University in Dubai Shows GCC-based Islamic Banks Performed Better During the Recent Recession than Conventional Banks.

July 6, 2010 3:16
 

The EU’s economic woes felt in the Middle East

EU crisis affecting trade flow between Europe and the Gulf region.

May 17, 2010 11:13
 

Etihad unlikely to break even in 2010

Yields were hit by economic crisis and swine flu, says airline’s CEO.

May 3, 2010 4:11
 
A crisis of hope

A crisis of hope

A family in Dubai allegedly committed suicide last week because of financial difficulties. Is the economic crisis actually over?

December 20, 2009 1:43
 
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