UAE. Investors looking for the greatest return on the funds they invest in port infrastructure should look no further than the GCC region, according to research by International Built Asset Consultancy, EC Harris.
However, in the other transport sectors the lack of cross-border agreements between each member state could see investors focus their attention elsewhere.
The ‘Investment in Transport Infrastructure’ study ranked 17 locations across the globe on the relative attractiveness of their transport sector to potential investors.
The criteria used to judge each country covered a br
UAE. Inaugural NATRANS Arabia event to highlight business opportunities across the region's multi-billion dollar transportation sector; complements UKTI mandate to increase and support British exporters focusing on growth in the region.
UAE. In times of economic uncertainty, cold-hearted international investors seek more diversification of their property portfolios. As London provides opportunity for property capital appreciation, reasonable prices and growing yields in Dubai make an equally attractive income generating opportunity.
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.
UAE. "Initially, the UAE could play a similar role to that which Hong Kong plays regarding China. It has the potential to become the gateway to the Iranian market thanks to its historical trade relations with Iran, world-class infrastructure and best-in-class logistics."