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. Saudi Arabia will need to keep cutting oil output to sustain prices above US$100 a barrel, according to BNP Paribas and Societe Generale; "We are swimming in crude, and they know that better than anyone because they are the biggest exporter."