Global stock markets are experiencing a bumpy ride. Investor confidence is shaken. Analysts largely blame falling oil prices - which have hit five-year lows at $62 a barrel due to a glut in the market combined with reduced demand from countries undergoing a reduction in growth. This market slide is based on wrong thinking. The time to be cautious is when oil prices go sky high, as they have in the past, triggering inflation.
Investors in the Gulf shouldn’t listen to negative sentiment. This area is one of the world’s wealthiestKhalaf Ahmad al-Habtoor