UAE. The United Arab Emirates' public finances swung into a surplus of 2.9% of economic output in 2011 after two years of deficits as robust oil income offset an increase in government spending, a report by the International Monetary Fund showed.
UAE. Inbound deals rise 255% to US$3.9 billion; Total value of MENA M&A increases 76% to US$17.3 billion; Saudi Arabia and UAE lead; Telecom sector leads M&A domestic deal value, according to EY report.
OMAN. Annual HSBC Middle East Economist Roadshow in Oman saw seasoned HSBC experts, David Bloom, Global Head of Foreign Exchange Strategy, and Simon Williams, Chief Middle East Economist, discuss the most important global and regional economic trends to watch in 2014.