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Economic Update | Covid-19 and augmented reality: is Indonesia poised for a boom?

8 Oct 2020
Some industries are seeing notable growth despite the disruption of the coronavirus pandemic, with this trajectory expected to steepen as Covid-19 wanes. Among these is augmented reality (AR), with...

Economic Update | Covid-19 and Egyptian insurance: why are insurers cautiously optimistic about the future?

7 Oct 2020
While the coronavirus pandemic has had a negative impact on Egypt’s insurance sector, the continued rollout of universal health coverage, alongside targeted expansion in particular segments, could...

Economic View | Sheikh Khalifa bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, CEO, Bahrain Bourse

6 Oct 2020
Sheikh Khalifa bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa
Bahrain Bourse recently established the Murabaha service based on sukuk (Islamic bonds), in collaboration with the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB). To what extent will this collaboration facilitate...

Economic Update | Despite Covid-19, South-east Asian investors prepare for a flurry of IPOs

1 Oct 2020
The pandemic and its related economic effects prompted a slowdown in initial public offerings (IPOs) in South-east Asia, as it did globally. However, there are indications that the region is set to...

Economic Update | How has Covid-19 changed media consumption?

30 Sep 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has given rise to an ongoing surge in media consumption, as people around the world seek to remain updated on the rapidly changing crisis. This is altering the landscape for...

Economic View | Zouera Youssoufou, Managing Director and CEO, Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF); and Administrator, Private Sector Coalition Against Covid-19 (CACOVID)

30 Sep 2020
Zouera Youssoufou
In what ways did Nigeria’s private sector mobilise to address the Covid-19 crisis?

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