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Thoughts and Insights on the Yellow slice of the pie

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Next Frontier: OBG Editors' Blog
Thoughts and Insights on the Yellow slice of the pie
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What do Mexico’s CEOs believe will shape the next 12 months?
Roundtable on critical issues for the Peruvian mining sector in 2019
Podcast: What does Africa’s business community think of the AfCFTA?
Roundtable on how to address infrastructure gaps in emerging Asia
How do CEOs in Côte d’Ivoire perceive moves to boost regional cooperation?
Colombia’s efforts to harness the prospects of its emerging Orange Economy

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Billy FitzHerbert
11 September 2019
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International institutions expect 2019 to be a somewhat difficult year for Oman’s economy – back in April the World Bank said it anticipated GDP expansion of 1.2% for the sultanate in 2019, while in July the IMF revised its 2019 growth forecast to 0.3%, down from the 1.1% it had originally forecast. These sluggish outlooks have their origins in the crash in oil prices from mid-2014, from which the country – and indeed the region – has still not fully recovered. 

Oliver Cornock
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