A new report by the International Monetary Fund suggests that most Middle Eastern and African economies are set to grow strongly in 2018. The report says that growth in the Middle East and North African countries is expected to reach 3.5% in the coming year — faster than most developed countries.
The improvement in MENA economies is a welcome change after a couple of years of political instability and a slow down in the major economies in the region. The improved outlook means there will be some excellent opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors.
We’re all aware of China’s considerable clout in the business and technology sectors around the world. Most households across the globe contain at least one appliance or piece of equipment manufactured within Asia’s most influential country. Although much is known about China’s manufacturing, the country is also extremely active in other areas.