INTERNATIONAL. Marc Faber said Gold won't fall below US$1,000 an ounce again as central banks print money to help fund budget deficits. The yellow metal is maybe cheaper today than in 2001, given the interest rates, he said.
INTERNATIONAL. New research from PwC projects that traditional assets under management (AuM) in 12 markets across Africa will rise to around US$1,098 billion by 2020, from a 2008 total of US$293 billion.
UAE. Egis acquires 51% of Projacs, the leading project and construction management firm in the Middle East. This transaction represents a new stepping stone for the development of both Egis and Projacs.