Middle East real estate remains a preferred asset class for UHNWIs

The recently released 12th edition of the Knight Frank Wealth Report, The Wealth Report 2018, includes price performance data for 100 global luxury property markets, wealth distribution data, Knight Frank’s Global Cities Index, as well as the result


Financial crunch time for Lebanon?

The country has not fully recovered from the civil war of 1975-1990 or the military onslaught from Israel after its conflict with Hezbollah in 2006.


Bahrain Wakes Up to Bond Reality

The Gulf’s smallest economy and a close Saudi ally, Bahrain has been borrowing regularly from the international debt market.


HSBC Bank Oman celebrates 70 years in Oman

The nationwide programme will showcase the succession of achievements that have been marked by both HSBC Bank Oman and by the sultanate in the seven decades since the bank opened its first branch in Muscat in 1948 to help finance a dynamic emerging econom