Search: Middle East,Economy (11 materials)

 

Presentation of the Book on Modern Economic Legislation of the Arab Countries at the SHPL

The book was presented by Igor Matveev, the author of the book, Senior Researcher at the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the RAS On May 12, 2022, there was a presentation of the book dedicated to the modern economic legislation of the Arab countries on the example of Syria. The event was held at the State Historic Public Library of Russia (SHPL). The book was presented by Igor Matveev, the author of the book, Senior Researcher at the Center for Arab and...

13.05.2022

RIAC Took Part in the Preparation of the Collective Monograph of the Institute of Oriental Studies of the RAS

... models of economic development by these countries. The articles for the monograph were prepared by the RIAC experts: Alexander Akimov, Head of Department of Economic Studies, Institute of Oriental Studies, RAS Vyacheslav Belokrenitsky, Head of Center for Middle East Studies, Institute of Oriental Studies, RAS Ivan Bocharov, Program Assistant at the RIAC Gurgen Ghukasyan, Senior Researcher at the Center for Arab and Islamic Studies, Institute of Oriental Studies, RAS Irina Deryugina, Leading Researcher ...

27.09.2021

War, the Economy and Politics in Syria: Broken Links

... development, which are vital for the majority of the people. Syria has sustained the biggest losses of all the conflicts in the Middle East. From 2011 through 2018, GDP fell by almost two thirds from $55 billion to $22 billion a year. This means that recovery ... .... The economic challenges now faced by Syria are even more serious than during the active phase of hostilities. It is in the economy that a web of old and new problems has emerged, and this is not just due to the catastrophic destruction during the war ...

17.04.2020

Deepening Russia-Turkey Relations

... Turkish experts in the field of International Relations on the relationship between the two sides with a focus on key areas for cooperation. The report provides an analysis of bilateral economic ties between the two countries, strategic challenges in the Middle East, regional issues related to the Black Sea and the Caucasus and the development of a Eurasian transport corridor. Deepening Russia-Turkey Relations , 1.7 Mb

12.12.2019

Jordan between the Hammer of Economic Hardships and the Anvil of the “Deal of the Century”

... protocol while others regard it as an urgent matter due to recent developments the country is undergoing: higher rates of unemployment and indebtedness, economic recession, mounting inflation, and taxation. Andrey Kortunov: The European Decalogue and the Middle Eastern Duodecim What reflects the urgency of the meeting, is that on the same day the king visited the Tafilah gover-norate where he met with representatives and dignitaries of the province before returning to Amman to meet the former premiers ...

04.06.2019

Russian Policy in the Middle East: Dividends and Costs of the Big Game

RIAC Working Paper No. 51/2019 RIAC Working Paper No. 51/2019 The working paper considers Russia’s geostrategic interests in the Middle East and the concept of Russia’s return to the world stage as a great power. The paper analyses Russia’s regional interests, including the development of trade ties, attracting investment, gaining access to the arms market and influencing oil ...

30.05.2019

A Roadmap for U.S.-Russia Relations

... reason: to help stabilize the relationship and buffer against conflict in the future. The analyses that follow examine prospects for Russia-U.S. cooperation in several crucial regions and fields: economics, energy, the Arctic, Euro-Atlantic security, the Middle East, strategic stability, cybersecurity, and countering terrorism and extremism. The report offer concrete, actionable recommendations in each area. Contributors : Heather A. Conley, William Courtney, R. Kim Cragin, Lynn E. Davis, Ambassador James ...

02.11.2017

A Roadmap for U.S.-Russia Relations

... for Russia-U.S. cooperation in several crucial regions and fields: economics, energy, the Arctic, Euro-Atlantic security, the Middle East, strategic stability, cybersecurity, and countering terrorism and extremism. They offer concrete, actionable recommendations ... ... dramatically due to sanctions, risks and uncertainty associated with geopolitical tensions, and the shrinking of Russia’s economy. While economic considerations have not prevented Russia from pursuing its geopolitical agenda, Russia continues to see ...

23.03.2017

Bahrain: A Small Country with Big Opportunities?

... Western Europe and the Gulf countries. Bahrain’s competitive advantages on the regional and global scale are its open economy, its liberal economic policy and promotion of private enterprise. The country allows companies to be set up with 100 per ... ... Bahrain 74,3 +0,9 153 Russia 50,6 -1,5 Source : www.heritage.org/index/Country/Bahrain Bahrain is the highest ranked of the 17 Middle East countries in terms of economic freedom ( Table 2 ). Table 2. Regional Economic Freedom Ratings in 2016 Rating Country ...

29.09.2016

Pessimism of Reason and Optimism of Will. The Arab World the Day After Tomorrow

... poetic metaphor. In reality, we can only speak with some degree of certainty about two far closer forecasting horizons. One is five or ten years away. Let us assume that very soon somebody will win and somebody will lose the civil wars raging in the Middle East. Let us further assume that the conflicts that are tearing this world apart will be settled, or at least frozen, tomorrow or in a year’s time. Then all the countries in the region would need about five years just to make up their minds ...

03.12.2015
 

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