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Saudi Contracting

February 24, 2016

The oil and gas sector accounted for USD 12.8 billion worth of projects as the facilities are being ramped up and moderniz

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KSA Asset Management

February 14, 2016

According to Marmore’s Saudi Arabia asset management report, the market is c

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Qatar Residential Real Estate

February 11, 2016

According to Marmore’s Qatar residential real estate report, the developmental activities in the country are expected t

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Kuwait Petrochemicals

February 11, 2016

PIC’s goal is to prove its efficiency and capabilities in the Petrochemical

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GCC Private Equity – Still in its infancy

December 30, 2015

In the GCC, private equity is still at a nascent stage, but had witnessed significant growth between 2002 and 2008. But th

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KSA Brokerage Industry – Challenging Times Ahead

December 30, 2015

Saudi stock market is dominated by the top 10 brokerage firms contributing approximately 90% of the value traded. Some of

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KSA Residential Real Estate - Transactions Review (Q3 2015)

November 30, 2015

During the past decade, Saudi Arabia has witnessed rapid economic development, attributable to elevated oil production and prices, vigo

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Emaar Properties - A STEEPLED Perspective

November 26, 2015

Emaar properties PJSC was established in 1997 and has been listed as a Joint st

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UAE Asset Management Industry - An Overview

November 22, 2015

According to Marmore’s UAE Asset Management report, the UAE asset management

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SABIC - Low Oil Prices Pressurizing Top Line

November 12, 2015

SABIC was established in 1976 by Royal decree, and is currently ranked amongst

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Qatar Banking - Advantage larger banks

October 28, 2015

Qatar banking sector overall accounts for 126% of the country’s nominal GDP i

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Saudi Mortgage Law: Anticipated Impact vs. Ground Realties

September 28, 2015

Until the issuance of the Mortgage Law (prior to 2012), the finance sector regu

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Solar Energy in the GCCSolar Energy in the GCC

July 23, 2015

Drawing out the renewable energies target in Kuwait. Among policy priorities, renewables - solar power assumes prominence

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Innovation using offsetsInnovation using offsets

July 21, 2015

Offsets, in defense and civil trade, are essentially compensations that a procu

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Foreign Ownership Laws in the GCC

July 12, 2015

A strategic note that delves into the foreign ownership laws in the GCC

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Potential Investment Opportunities in GCC

July 06, 2015

KEY QUESTION 1: Can you explain the market grow

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Affordable housing in the GCC-Scale of the problem

June 21, 2015

Amongst a handful of regions with bright economic indicators, the GCC is projec

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Telecom Charges in the GCC-Are they too high?

June 17, 2015

What is the structure of the telecom market in

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GCC: Sukuk - Key questions?

June 11, 2015

KEY QUESTION 1: What are Basel III norms and wh

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Japanese Interest in Islamic Banking: Key Questions

June 07, 2015

Islamic banking derives its basis from the principles laid down in Sharia and u

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The rise & rise of GCC Airlines

June 02, 2015

Here are FOUR questions that you would like to ask about the GCC airline indust

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