Financial Times Special Report: Investing in the Arab World

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« Opportunity can be found in nations that are in flux, and Saudi Arabia is offering investors untapped growth as the kingdom embarks on a period of immense change. This report also explores how Egypt, Syria, Lebanon and Tunisia are seeking ways to expand. »

Financial Times Special Report
Investing in the Arab World
https://www.ft.com/reports/investing-arab-world

 

1. Fiscal strain hangs over Saudi Arabia’s transformation
Economic realities threaten to weigh down the kingdom’s pivot away from oil
https://www.ft.com/content/f6a4c166-292e-11e8-9274-2b13fccdc744

 

2. Saudi Arabia cinema finds the limelight
A 35-year ban has lifted as social reforms open up investment in tourism and entertainment
https://www.ft.com/content/f94a47c4-292e-11e8-9274-2b13fccdc744

 

3. Syria’s young coders thrive amid a hostile backdrop
Despite the country’s civil war and brain drain, software developers make a go of it
https://www.ft.com/content/12418e3e-2931-11e8-9274-2b13fccdc744

 

4. Tough measures start to pay off for Egypt
As economic indicators improve, US multinationals are looking with interest
https://www.ft.com/content/157d3738-2931-11e8-9274-2b13fccdc744

 

5. Power-starved Lebanon urged to think greener
With outages the norm, recent wind projects show progress — but some say more can be done
https://www.ft.com/content/d985a210-2b92-11e8-97ec-4bd3494d5f14

 

6. Tunisia’s political gains have yet to bring prosperity
The democratic success story still needs to lure foreign investment and create jobs
https://www.ft.com/content/181c04ec-2931-11e8-9274-2b13fccdc744

 

7. Aramco IPO puts Saudi Arabia’s grand vision to the test
The world’s biggest listing will depend on foreign capital and stock market reforms
https://www.ft.com/content/4a1828f6-292f-11e8-9274-2b13fccdc744