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Dubai to target 4.5 percent growth in 2012

Dubai to target 4.5 percent growth in 2012

Dubai will aim for economic growth of 4.5 percent this year, up from an estimated expansion of more than 3 percent in 2011, a senior economic official said on Wednesday.

February 15, 2012 2:18
 
Saudi ex-envoy to IMF: No Honey. No Money.

Saudi ex-envoy to IMF: No Honey. No Money.

Saudi Arabia's request is pretty clear cut. More financial contribution should mean more influence. But will the ego of the 'super power' countries get in the way?

January 24, 2012 4:52
 
Mood swings: the economic world this week

Mood swings: the economic world this week

Goldman Sachs chairman Jim O'Neill sees a perkier global economic outlook at the start of 2012. Will it last throughout the year?

January 23, 2012 5:16
 

Growth hopes for UAE, Qatar, and Saudi are down

New poll suggests growth prospects for Gulf economies have worsened this year.

June 18, 2010 7:54