Egypt’s economy is dependent on large private enterprises that have close ties with the Mubarak regime. After the 2011 uprising the economy suffered as the relationship between the state and the enterprises changed.
Tunisia's political transition may be the most successful among other Arab Spring countries, however it remains fragile.
The social, political, and economic grievances—above all, the demand for human dignity and justice—that gave rise to the Arab uprisings six years ago are not going away.
Lebanon has embarked on the path of developing an oil and gas sector at a time of increasingly vociferous calls for transparency in the sector worldwide.
The public needs to be included for investment to produce economic, political, and social benefits.
Iran has some of the world’s largest oil and gas fields and its oil sector is, once again, occupying centre stage in the global media
The violence sweeping across the Arab world isn't a consequence of the Arab Spring, but of decades of dictatorship.
Algiers and Beijing have improved their economic ties, but Algeria can certainly benefit more.
Lebanon has been trying hard to join the club of oil and gas producers but a combination of factors dominated by domestic political infighting have always meant that ambition falls well short of reality.
Hoshyar Zebari, no paragon, has fallen victim to his rivals’ political machinations.