Widespread conflicts and the refugee crisis have brought the Middle East’s troubles closer to Europe. Today, the region’s various challenges, whether conflict, economic inequality, population growth, or global warming, are of concern to many European leaders.
Carnegie’s Wael Gamal talks about the middle class in the Arab world, and what its weakening means.
While New Delhi has begun to build on the synergies with the United Arab Emirates on counter-terrorism and long-term strategic economic cooperation, it has barely scratched the surface of what is possible in the domain of defense.
Where does the Arab world stand in terms of economic inequality and how has it evolved before and after the Arab spring?
Tunisia is a success story, however the economy continues to threaten the country’s progress.
Tunisia was a pioneer in digital currency, but the political will to advance further in the field has diminished.
A regular survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security.
To date, no clear consensus has been reached on whether natural wealth such as hydrocarbon’s is a blessing or a curse, and no comprehensive methodology has been established.
Opening up to private sector investment is the only way forward for Arabian Gulf countries.
The ideas of religious moderation and social modernization have been steadily pushed on the defensive in the four decades since 1979. Any effort to reverse 1979, therefore, must be welcomed in the Subcontinent.