China as a strategic partner for the GCC is the focus of a research paper by Mahmood Abdul Ghafffar, researcher at DERASAT, published in the recent edition of the Asian Journal of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies
Dr. Omar Al-Ubaydli discusses why President Trump’s fight against a trade deficit maybe misguided.
Cooperation and global challenges were discussed at the first ever EU – League of Arab States Summit, Dt Ashraf Keshk analyses some of the main points….
Dr. Omar talk about how the openness of the Gulf economy boosts productivity.
Dr. Ashraf Keshk speaks about the 55th Munich Security Forum.
Dr. Ashraf Keshk highlights the Governments World Summit and a road map for the future
A new book celebrating His Majesty The King’s 20th Anniversary Rule, published by DERASAT commemorates the last two decades that have seen Bahrain confront the challenges and obstacles to building a prosperous country.
Economists typically criticise import tariffs, because they result in higher prices for consumers.The Arabian Gulf countries have generally subscribed to this view. However, as the Gulf countries look to diversify their economies, is it time to consider imposing temporary tariffs to develop domestic industries?
This latest issue of the Derasat Journal (1/2018) celebrates the 10th anniversary of the launch of His Majesty, King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa’s initiative, Bahrain’s Economic Vision 2030.
Is diversifying imports the answer to low productivity and preserving future water resources for Bahrain?