Covering a range of topics across the world of finance, MEA Markets hosts a collection of articles discussing micro finance, business finance, and the economy.
The UAE will end 2019 on a better note than in previous years, with the economy forecast to hit a 2 per cent real growth, according to a new report by the Ministry of Economy. Read more
Dubai has risen up the ranks of the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) to number eight position, for its role in contributing to the development of the regional economy and identifying new pathways to boost the financial technology sector. Read more
The strategic partnership ' the first of its kind in Africa and the Middle East - brings together two leading players in their respective fields providing customers with powerful turnkey solutions Read more
2018 was an eventful year for Turkey. The lira dropped significantly due to a combination of both international and national political and economic factors. In response, the country worked to bounce back from this downturn, revitalise the financial climate and encourage investment in Turkey by amending tax, foreign currency and citizenship regulations. Read more
Canon Saudi Arabia, the leader in imaging and printing solutions, today announced a strategic partnership with Copatra Graphics, a leading provider of printing and media solutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. With this collaboration, existing and prospective graphic art customers across the Kingdom will have access to Canon's innovative, technology-led solutions, designed to deliver high quality and efficiency. Read more
ADCB Emirati is available in two variations, Emirati for the ambitious young generation and Emirati Excellency that offers sophisticated and exclusive wealth management solutions Read more
Dubai branch to serve as strategic hub for bank's Middle East private banking arm
Announces new senior-level appointment and plans to double headcount and triple revenue for private banking operations Read more
Global Finance evaluates the ratings and total assets of the key players in each region Read more
Nexign and Bubbletone have announced an exclusive partnership to develop an industry-first blockchain-based Business Support Systems (BSS) solution for the telecom sector. The two companies aim to create a global marketplace for telecom operators, giving them the ability to collaborate with each other and consequently offer individually determined volumes and qualities of services to end users'an option that has not previously existed. Read more
With globalisation a key topic among today's top Business Leaders, companies that are exploring developing markets are increasingly turning towards Africa. However, with misinformation and stereotypes abounding, many are at a loss as to whether or not they should move onto the continent. Pushing aside these and trying to offer an unbiased, educated guide to investing in Africa is Mark Byron's Africa Arrives. To explore the points made in the book, MEA Markets' Staff Writer Hannah Stevenson reviews it and gives her thoughts on its place on your bookshelf. Read more
While Turkey has faced many challenging times over recent years, a wide range of efforts have and continue to be made by the Turkish government to further improve the country's investment environment. Several changes have been made to regulations governing Property Law, Law on Municipal Revenues, Customs Law, etc. including those that are outlined below. These changes came into effect on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette unless otherwise stated below. The following article provides guidance to investors on the procedural amendments in relation to company's being established Read more
While the first quarter of 2018 has recorded a slowing rate of capital value declines across the UAE, developers of high end homes in Abu Dhabi appear to be sensing a bottoming of the market and are pressing ahead with new schemes, according to international real estate consultancy, Cluttons.
Faisal Durrani, Head of Research at Cluttons said: £2018 looks set to be a better year for the UAE economy as a whole, with GDP expected to expand by 2.6%, from a seven year low growth rate of 1.7% last year. This is, in turn, expected to help support more stable rates of job creation and increased gover Read more