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    For each market we cover, OBG produces regular economic research available on our website, by email subscription and via RSS feed. Free to access, our Economic Updates are targeted at those looking for regular comment on key sector developments.

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Economic Update | Multiple entities work to promote South Africa’s tourism offerings

19 Apr 2018
South Africa tourism
Marketing efforts in South Africa’s tourism industry have picked up on several fronts in recent months as officials look to tap traditional source markets on the back of positive sector growth last...

Economic Update | Retail activity expands in line with robust economic growth in Myanmar

17 Apr 2018
Myanmar retail
The rising disposable incomes of Myanmar’s rapidly growing middle class are changing the make-up of local retail, driving demand for aspirational goods and quality floor space.

Economic Update | Expanding Latin America-Dubai trade

16 Apr 2018
Dubai trade
Dubai is making moves to strengthen and diversify trade ties with Latin America, investing in infrastructure to facilitate investment in high-potential sectors.

Economic Update | Restructure of state assets to spearhead Trinidad and Tobago’s energy rebound

13 Apr 2018
Trinidad and Tobago energy
Trinidad and Tobago has moved to strengthen its energy industry amid a recent increase in gas production, with officials outlining plans to restructure the national oil company and reform existing...

Economic Update | Abu Dhabi steps up pace of privatisations

12 Apr 2018
Abu Dhabi IPOs
Abu Dhabi’s plans to unlock the share value of some of its key economic assets are gathering steam, with initial public offerings (IPOs) of a number of public enterprises expected in 2018, in moves...

Economic Update | Foreign investment in Malaysia’s petrochemicals industry gains momentum

12 Apr 2018
Malaysia energy
Projects to expand refining capacity coupled with rising demand for downstream hydrocarbons products are attracting increased investment in Malaysia’s petrochemicals industry, while recovering oil...