Money can’t buy happiness, but it can get you pretty close – at least that’s what the United Nations World Happiness Report reveals. The report has been released to mark International Day of Happiness shows that the UAE to be the happiest country in the Arab world. While the Gulf member states fall shortly behind, the rest of the Arab states rank well below 50th in the world. The lowest ranking Arab state being war-torn Syria, at number 156 or 157 countries surveyed.
Path to happiness
Despite the clearly direct link between inequality and happiness, it is shocking that over the period of 2005-2015, the MENA region saw the sharpest rise in inequalityYara al-Wazir