CATEGORY: OBG Business Barometer

Oliver Cornock
16 January 2019
OBG Business Barometer

As 2018 draws to a close and I look to the results of the most recent Oxford Business Group Business Barometer surveys, it makes for interesting reading against a backdrop of increased global economic and political uncertainty. 

Oliver Cornock
16 January 2019
OBG Business Barometer

Despite dropping prices in the real estate market, a key sector helping the UAE steer away from its dependence on the oil industry, Oxford Business Group’s Business Barometer: UAE CEO Survey found that the sentiment among 110 business leaders is largely positive – over 60% of respondents anticipate that they will make a significant capital investment in the coming 12 months. In particular, tech investments are set to grow, with 80% indicating that they will increase spending on smart tech and research and development.
 

Souhir Mzali
10 January 2019
OBG Business Barometer

With the scheduled exit from an IMF credit deal by year-end, ongoing fiscal and monetary reforms, and an historic consolidation agenda for the banking sector, 2018 was a trying year for the Ghanaian economy.