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The Report: Saudi Arabia 2023
Saudi Arabia's dynamic economy is poised for growth, driven by its Vision 2030 diversification agenda. The Kingdom aims to transform its industries, stimulate innovation and solidify its global position. The country’s commitment to modernise its energy sector, targeting 650 GW of renewable energy by 2060, signals a promising future characterised by economic diversification and prosperity.
Unlocking opportunities: How higher education drives socio-economic development in Saudi Arabia
Saudi Vision 2030 and the evolution of education in Saudi Arabia are key drivers of the country’s socio-economic transformation. With a focus on national development goals, Saudi Arabia is committed to diversifying its economy and developing a future-ready workforce. The higher education segment plays a pivotal role in this journey...
Report: Social and governance considerations in the automotive industry
The rise of connected, autonomous, shared and electric vehicle megatrends in the automotive industry are bringing social and governance considerations to the fore of ESG strategic thinking, as innovation leaders revolutionise the way that community transport networks are structured and face up to their responsibilities for how user data is stored and protected...
The Report: Bahrain 2023
Bahrain consolidated its recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic by achieving 2.2% GDP growth in 2021 before accelerating to 4.9% in 2022. To leverage the advantage of elevated oil prices, the country introduced an Economic Recovery Plan in late 2021 in an effort to stimulate sustainable and broad-based growth. This plan aims to improve public finances, catalyse investment in...
The Report: Djibouti 2023
With its strategic location at the crossroads of Africa, Asia and the Middle East, Djibouti’s stability and solid macroeconomic fundamentals make it an emerging market stand-out in 2023. Although the transport and logistics sector forms the backbone of the country’s economy, Djibouti is diversifying significantly to transform itself into a regional centre of trade and investment.