The top 10 improvers in this year's index are Saudi Arabia, Jordon, Togo, Bahrain, Tajikistan, Pakistan, Kuwait, China, India and Nigeria. Picture source: World Bank.
29 October 2019
7 October 2019
Based on an assumption of a “no-deal” Brexit in late 2019 or during 2020, GlobalData has revised downwards its growth projection to an average of 0.2% in 2019-2020.
4 October 2019
According to the World Economic Forum, worldwide investment in infrastructure is expected to be US$79 trillion by 2040. However, the actual global investment need is closer to US$97 trillion.
20 September 2019
The largest sector in the Saudi economy, the oil sector, which accounted for 44% of GDP in real terms, is forecast to grow by 1.6%, resulting in the Kingdom’s GDP...
3 September 2019
The construction market across GCC member nations is booming on the back of growing demand for leisure and hospitality facilities.
30 July 2019
The GCC is made up of the six Arabian peninsula nation-states: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
29 July 2019
The quality of infrastructure in Singapore is among the highest in the world, reflecting high levels of investment supported by years of political stability and general economic prosperity.
11 July 2019
The rapid growth of PE funds targeting the distressed housing market suggests large financial institutions believe a US economic downturn is on its way this year or next and that they...
1 July 2019
The Canadian government's Bill C-69 looks to overhaul the country’s environmental assessment practices for a wide range of construction projects.
28 June 2019
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has predicted the agreement will raise intra-African trade by 15% to 25% by 2040.