Middle East

The Vision 2030 plan aims to use profits from privatization of Saudi Aramco to build a diversified, private-sector-driven economy.
Working in media in the Middle East helped Aristeia Capital’s Berner to land a job in hedge fund marketing.
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts are No. 1 in more than half the survey’s 21 categories.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch lays claim to the highest number of previously unranked analysts, with ten.
China and the Gulf region have been trading for centuries. It’s time to revive those ancient ties with modern infrastructure.
The veteran NBC News correspondent reflects on two decades of reporting on bloodshed in the region — and sees more violence and volatility ahead.
Countries from Norway to Russia to Saudi Arabia have begun drawing down their reserve funds to plug budget gaps and defend currencies.
The $11 billion sovereign wealth fund has an outsize role to play in promoting stability and economic development in this fragile island nation.
U.S.-China relations are likely to deteriorate while Middle East outlook can hardly get worse, says Eurasia Group’s Ian Bremmer.