UAE. "As world economies experience a season of unprecedented change, businesses must stop and listen to what their customers are saying. Listening is key if organisations want to be equipped to make better decisions and reduce risks," according to Finn Raben, Director General of ESOMAR.
SAUDI ARABIA. The slowdown is due to demand-supply mismatch and the country's overall macroeconomic scenario, according to JLL's latest report; The existing mismatch is expected to widen as more retail and office supply is expected to enter the market with the easing of backlog projects.