UAE. "As these countries have implemented new tax regimes and expanded their commercial laws relating to inward investment in recent years, businesses will be taking a closer look at where they can capitalize on these changes."
INTERNATIONAL. The prospect of revitalized oil production in Iraq and Iran may add to tensions between those two countries and Saudi Arabia over export quotas; Ultimately, however, emerging markets in Asia will set global demand, and their energy thirst will determine the scale of the problem OPEC faces.
UAE. Annual Conference (FIKR12) concludes in Dubai; Vocational training, public private partnerships, investing in R&D and promoting quality of education proposed as key pillars for job creation strategies.