Saudi Arabia’s non-oil private sector remains confident in 2020 outlook: PMI

Tuesday, 04 February 2020

Data for Saudi Arabia’s non-oil private sector in January indicated that firms remain ......

Saudi Arabia raises over three bln with debut euro bond

Wednesday, 03 July 2019

Saudi Arabia has raised three billion euros from over 14.5 billion worth of orders for its first ......

Saudi, Dubai lead Gulf market gains after holiday break

Sunday, 09 June 2019

Gulf markets rose early on Sunday, resuming trade after holidays most of last week to celebrate the ......

Saudi market jumps 4 percent to make up for yesterday’s losses

Monday, 15 October 2018

Saudi’s stock market closed higher by 4.14 percent at the end of Monday’s exchanges, in ......

How Saudi Arabia’s Al-Qaisariya Souk has survived since the 19th century

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Al-Qaisariya Souk located in Al-Ahsaa, eats of Saudi Arabia, has thrived for hundreds of years, ......

Aromas unlimited: What we know about Asia’s largest spice market in India

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Asia’s biggest spice market in the heart of old Delhi offers more than just aroma and taste. ......

Bitcoin slides 14 percent on crackdown fears, hits 4-week low

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Bitcoin slid as much as 14 percent on Tuesday to hit a four-week low below $12,000, as fears grew of ......

Brexit and the unthinkable – ‘Frexit’ next?

Thursday, 09 March 2017

Dr. Mohamed A. Ramady is Senior Advisor with Partner Energy, and former Visiting Associate Professor, Finance and Economics, at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals , Saudi Arabia. He specializes on middle east energy policy, the Saudi Economy, OPEC, GCC regional geo -political risk assessment and has authored many books such as “The Saudi Arabian Economy: Policies, Achievements and Challenges”, “GCC Economies: Stepping up to Future Challenges”, “Economic, Political and Financial Country Risk: An analysis of the GCC countries” . In 2015 he completed several books on “OPEC in a shale oil world : where to next ?”; “The Rentier Theory Revisited”; and “The Political Economy of Social Capital” .

Dr Ramady has held senior level positions for more than 28 years in banking, finance and investment, as a Vice President with Citibank where he was posted in Europe and the Middle East and seconded to the Saudi American Bank as well as with First City Texas Bank, Qatar National Bank, and Qatar International Islamic Bank. Dr Ramady obtained his BA and PhD in Economics, at the University of Leicester, UK, a Postgraduate Masters Degree in Economic Development, University of Glasgow, UK. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, UK .


It’s a hoax, says Nigeria minister about report on ‘plastic rice’

Saturday, 24 December 2016

Nigeria’s health minister has gone on record to repudiate a report the Nigerian market was ......

Saudi labor ministry to appoint attachés abroad

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

The Saudi Ministry of Labor and Social Development is planning to appoint labor attachés in ......

Morocco signs $770 million in investment deals

Tuesday, 05 July 2016

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI has presided over the signing of new international investment ......

Russia says its warplanes did not hit Syrian market in east

Monday, 06 June 2016

Russian warplanes did not hit the Syrian town of Ashara in the eastern province of Deir al-Zor on ......

Dubai real estate prices fell ‘up to $6,800’ over past year

Saturday, 28 May 2016

Property prices in several areas in Dubai - a real estate hotspot and regional safe-haven - have ......

IMF: War, oil rout erode Mideast growth prospects

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Wars and depressed crude oil prices have diminished growth prospects for the Middle East and central ......

Survey: German consumer confidence unfazed by Paris attacks

Tuesday, 22 December 2015

Consumer confidence in Germany is rising, apparently unaffected for the time being by the November ......