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    For each market covered, OBG produces regular economic research available on the OBG website, through email subscription and via RSS feed. Free to access, our Economic News and Views are targeted at those looking for regular updates on key sector development.

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Economic Update | Dubai’s robust project pipeline boosts construction sector prospects

27 Aug 2018
Dubai construction
Construction demand in Dubai continues to be strong in the run-up to Expo 2020, supported by new tourism and hospitality projects, and public spending on infrastructure, although rising materials...

Economic Update | Dubai education market continues to expand

25 Jul 2018
Dubai education
The private education sector in Dubai showed continued signs of growth in the recent academic year, although an expanding population and rising competition and prices could influence market dynamics...

Economic Update | Technology-driven innovation picks up pace in Dubai

29 Jun 2018
Dubai innovation
Local government initiatives to enhance service provision are creating opportunities for Dubai’s ICT sector, while new federal laws to attract innovators and investment should help the emirate...

Economic Update | Expansion projects at Fujairah Port build on recent progress

19 Jun 2018
Fujairah Trade
An increase in the liquids storage, bunkering and freight-handling capacity at the Port of Fujairah is expected to further strengthen the emirate’s position as a fuelling point and trans-shipment...

Economic Update | Dubai property market expects mid-term rebound

31 May 2018
Dubai Real Estate
In mid-April the Dubai Land Department (DLD) issued its quarterly report on real estate transactions, which showed there had been 13,759 sales, mortgage agreements or other deals conducted in the...

Economic View | Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, CEO, Mashreq Bank

17 May 2018
Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair
How will activity in the emirate’s real estate sector impact bank lending?

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