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The UAE gets richer, eats more

The UAE gets richer, eats more

According to EIU, food imports in the Gulf will double as residents enjoy higher income levels. Maybe this is where we should focus our sustainable efforts, says Precious de Leon.

November 9, 2011 4:47
 
Iran’s economic jihad; Women are just better than men; and check out a comparison of US states and global economies

Iran’s economic jihad; Women are just better than men; and check out a comparison of US states and global economies

The battle of the sexes continues as research now says women are definitely better than men; also, Google launches its latest ammunition against Facebook

July 1, 2011 3:02
 
China will be the GCC’s most important ally by 2020

China will be the GCC’s most important ally by 2020

Research from the Economist Intelligence Unit says GCC-Asia trade has been rising by 11 per cent annually, compared to only 5 per cent a year for trade with OECD countries.

May 9, 2011 10:58
 
Best of the Web: October 15, 2010

Best of the Web: October 15, 2010

Inside The World's First Billion-Dollar Home; Facebook Fans Vs. Twitter Followers: Which Are More Valuable?; The 13 Careers Where You’re Most Likely to Commit Suicide.

October 15, 2010 11:15
 
Best of the Web: 25 June

Best of the Web: 25 June

Legal confusion on internet privacy: The clash of data civilizations; Apple iPhone 4: Full review; Michael Jackson, A.D.: Life and money after death.

June 25, 2010 1:24
 

Saudi told: ‘focus on knowledge-based economy’

Editor of The Economist John Micklethwait offers his take on the Kingdom's economy.

May 31, 2010 3:13