Middle East
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    by Michael Lerner Exports and tourism declined last year, despite the govt's rosy GDP predictions.Middle East,Auto industry,economy,Iran,Russia,terror,Tourism,Turkey,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Feb 03, 2016, 12:54 PM EST
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    by Michael Lerner Several Western firms have announced expansion plans in the stable monarchy.Africa,aerospace,Bombardier,Daher,FDI,Latécoère,Morocco,political stability,Saudi Arabia,Stelia,Thales Group,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Jan 13, 2016, 8:37 AM EST
  • The Caspian Sea. Source: Jamie Weeraya/flickr

    by Michael Lerner After sanctions end, Iran will collect transit fees and save on internal oil distribution.Middle East,Armenia,Azerbaijan,Caspian Sea,Gazprom,Hassan Rouhani,Iran,Kazakhstan,oil swaps,Rosneft,Russia,Turkmenistan,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Dec 28, 2015, 3:16 PM EST
  • Desert outside of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Getty Images

    by Michael Lerner With oil prices low, the Kingdom is hoping to make mining a key pillar of its economy.Middle East,Ali Al-Naimi,Khalid Al-Mudaifer,Maaden,Mining,oil,Saudi Arabia,Saudi Mining and Minerals Symposium,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Oct 28, 2015, 4:23 PM EDT
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    by Michael Lerner After private sector scandals, Kuwait can only hire Indian nurses through gov't agencies.Middle East,Al Zarafa Travels and Manpower Consultants,India,Kuwait,Norka,nurses,Rani George,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Oct 27, 2015, 12:08 PM EDT