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Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
January 25, 2014
Simon Williams, HSBC chief economist, Middle East & North Africa, thinks the drivers of economic performance in the region will change for the second half of the decade.
December 19, 2013
Capital Economics expects the Egyptian economy to grow by 2.5-3 per cent in 2014, but warns of political tensions.
December 5, 2013
Grayling Middle East is planning to open two new offices in Africa including one in Angola as the company seeks to expand its reach abroad.
November 21, 2013
Aid from the Arabian Gulf to countries affected by the Arab Spring must be accompanied by pressure to reform economies if new democracies in countries such as Egypt and Tunisia are to succeed in improving living standards, the EBRD has warned.
October 28, 2013
Institute of International Finance revises its initial forecast of 3.9% for 2013 after robust growth in the first three quarters.
October 26, 2013
Dominic Grieve, the UK attorney general, is leading the UK delegation to the second Arab Forum in Marrakesh. They will look at the complexities of identifying and returning the proceeds of international corruption.
October 13, 2013
Abu Dhabi-based Gulf Capital, which manages assets exceeding US$2.5 billion, said it was eyeing purchases in Egypt.
September 15, 2013
Morocco is home to an increasingly unhappy population feeling the pinch after food and fuel prices have been hiked by 6 and 27 per cent, respectively.
June 24, 2013
The British government is using its presidency of the Group of Eight to reinvigorate international efforts to support six Arab countries in their move towards democracy.
June 19, 2013
Arab Spring economies: Tunisia intends to recapitalise its banks and has vowed to carry on with subsidies and tax reform to strengthen its economy.
April 11, 2013
Global food prices rose 1 percent in March, the United Nations' food agency said on Thursday, pointing to a surge in dairy costs, while cereals prices were little changed and seen facing downward pressure in coming months.
February 7, 2013
The impact of the Arab Spring and the blacklisting of Iranian banks failed to dampen demand for the services that Swift provides.
February 6, 2013
Higher wages and labour security are among the measures governments need to take to help economies recover from the Arab Spring.
January 13, 2013
Second anniversary of revolt being observed amid grumbling over religion, constitution and unemployment.