Carole Nakhle appeared on Marketplace Middle East on CNN to discuss the importance of private investment. Commenting on the UAE, Nakhle stressed that opening up the economy to private investment could improve the efficiency of operations, pricing, and the quality of services. Nakhle then questioned how ready other Arabian gulf countries are to open up to investment. She warned that it would not be easy, but it is definitely the way forward.

This interview originally appeared on CNN Marketplace Middle East.