As Countries Attempt to Rebuild, GCC Economy Set to Grow

Gulf Cooperation Council nations (GCC) are set to grow this year, following a tough year of economic stress as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The GCC nations, which include Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, are expected to grow at an aggregate 2.2% this year after a 4.8% contraction last year, according to the World…

Expo 2020 Set to Provide a Much-Needed Boost to the Global Economy

This week, Dubai launched its Expo 2020, a long-awaited World Expo trade convention that was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the event, which is slated to run for six months and bring in millions of visitors, the city of Dubai hopes to augment tourism and investments into the Emirate. The event is set to have large-scale positive impacts…