UAE. Globally, HNWIs hold on average 10% of their total net worth in treasure assets, compared to 18% in the UAE, 17% in Saudi Arabia and 2% in Qatar; 41% of global respondents feel that there is a duty to share their treasure assets for the good of society.
INTERNATIONAL. Both countries posted freedom scores of 8.1, according to the annual Economic Freedom of the Arab World report published by the Fraser Institute. Bahrain dropped from first place last year to third place and a score of 8.0 in this year's report, which is based on 2012 data, the most recent available.