Arab countries embraced a political revolution during the Arab Spring. Now they are poised to embrace a technological revolution. The transition to the Fourth Industrial Revolution holds ...
Amid the devastation of nearly six years of war in Syria, some small sparks of hope are appearing – at least among officials from neighbouring countries.
“It is huge, audacious, ambitious, and the word ‘transform’ does not do it justice,” Khalid Al-Falih said of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 plan.
Deeper engagement with the United States and a positive impact from China’s growing role in the world are leading expectations for the near future for the Middle East, said Adel bin Ahmed...
Hundreds of mosques are going green in Morocco as part of a wider push towards renewable energy.
While all sectors of society are affected by the developments of the Arab world, it is its young people, comprising two thirds of the region’s population, who are most impacted.
Addressing Europe’s attempt to deal with migrants and why it has failed.
Jesus Gonzalez-Garcia and Montfort Mlachila explore sub-Saharan Africa's migration trends.
For decades synonymous with oil and gas, the MENA region is transforming itself into a haven for inexpensive, clean energy.
From robot jockeys to the world’s busiest international airport, here are some remarkable facts about Dubai.
Almost two years of conflict have left 80% of Yemenis in need of humanitarian aid.
On September 10 2001 my wife and I arrived in New York as I was to receive the Candlelight award from then-UN-Secretary-General Kofi Annan. That night we had a very inspiring conversation...
A bold and innovative approach could help to address the problem of inadequate access to high-quality schooling in the Arab world.
It’s not just in war-torn Syria and Yemen where youth are neglected; shortcomings abound in relatively stable countries such as Egypt and Jordan.
Mohamed A. El-Erian thinks that the Kingdom's new Vision 2030 agenda could be an inspiration for other countries.