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Flash, Bling, Pop: consumerism in the East

Flash, Bling, Pop: consumerism in the East

When will the US learn that they don’t have to get the ‘latest’? And what is the West teaching the East about the value of a strong economy?

February 26, 2012 4:30
 
Repeat MSCI snub shows investor apathy for Gulf

Repeat MSCI snub shows investor apathy for Gulf

Liquidity and lack of short-selling were reasons for MSCI's decision to keep the UAE as a frontier market. And MSCI sees little time for the country to implement reforms before next review.

December 18, 2011 3:58
 
S&P reviews UAE, Qatar, Jordan emerging market status

S&P reviews UAE, Qatar, Jordan emerging market status

The UAE, Qatar and Jordan is under review for a potential upgrade to an emerging market status by Standard &…

July 12, 2011 12:39
 
UAE, Qatar gain momentum in the run up to emerging status verdict

UAE, Qatar gain momentum in the run up to emerging status verdict

UAE and Qatar get another chance at making the grade for the coveted ’emerging market’ status on MSCI’s index. Will they make use of the six months breathing space?

June 22, 2011 2:50
 
Treasure hunt: UAE announces Investment Map

Treasure hunt: UAE announces Investment Map

The UAE Ministry of Economy has launched an Investment Map in hopes of reclaiming lost FDI. In the midst of possible market status upgrade, will this boost investor confidence?

June 20, 2011 11:02
 
Fool me once: Report points skittish investors to ‘most analytical’ firm

Fool me once: Report points skittish investors to ‘most analytical’ firm

Deutsche Bank tops list of companies with ‘most economic intelligence’. List is hoped to appease today’s emerging market investors, who tend to quickly pull out at first signs of trouble.

June 14, 2011 3:07