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Israel has developed a strong high-tech industry, but Arab participation is miniscule. Tsofen, a non-profit organization, is working to bridge this divide.
Now that international sanctions have been lifted, Iran could prove to be an attractive destination for foreign investors — but its religious establishment creates a significant barrier, experts say.
Saudi Arabia, Oman and other countries in the Middle East and North Africa are seeing growth stall as oil falls below $30 a barrel. The region has one bright spot,[…]
Is China exploiting Africa for its natural resources, or is it aiding the continent’s development? Three experts from the front lines of the controversial China-Africa economic relationship weigh in.
The Israeli economy is seemingly doing well, but experts warn that some underlying issues need to be addressed soon.
The expanding Saudi Arabia-Iran dispute will likely not affect oil prices or global investment in Arab nations, experts say. But the U.S. can play a role in preventing the conflict[…]
This month, women were elected to local government offices for the first time in Saudi Arabia. It was also the first time they had the right to vote. What will[…]
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Private equity is one area where a slowing economy can also present opportunities because the purchase price of a company plays such a key role in later performance.
Mohammad Nabil Jaffar explains how he went from nearly closing his first restaurant to building up an online food-delivery service in the Middle East that he sold for $170 million.
What do you do after you invent the Pepsi Challenge and help Steve Jobs lead Apple? If you are John Sculley, you take aim at an underserved area of the[…]