Tag: Economy

NRW

NRW: The Key to Securing Jordan’s Water Future

An exclusive interview with Stuart Hamilton, MIYA Director of International Business Development and Head of Non-Revenue Water Projects, on how can NRW (Non-Revenue Water) project secure Jordan’s precarious water future. By Adam Robertson Stuart Hamilton of European water operator and…

Real Value of the United States dollar

‘Real value’ of one U.S. dollar decreases by 86% in the last 50 years The value of the United States dollar has fallen considerably in recent years, raising questions over the dollar’s long-term viability as a safe-haven currency. According to…

Water Supply

Together, For a Healthy, Abundant Water Supply

Leadership. Excellence. Innovation. These words are easily claimed as part of a company’s vision for itself and words that most organizations strive to turn into reality but that few actually do. At the European water operator MIYA, these words are…

Arab Bank Group first half 2021 net profits grow by 20%

Arab Bank Group reported net income after tax of $182.4 million as compared to $152.1 million for the same period last year, recording a growth of 20%. During the first quarter of 2021, Arab Bank consolidated the financial statements of…

covid

Opportunity in Crisis

The pre-Covid global economy evolved over centuries. Economic prosperity initially was based on natural wealth in the form of raw materials, fertile lands, water and population. This is referred to as economic comparative advantage. National wealth was created through trading…

New World Order

The Rise of Platforms and the New World Order

Fascism is a political system in which governments are directed and driven by economic interests. As such, the political entities which are governments, serve the narrow interests of a national ruling economic class, not the interests of their citizens, whom…

The Country

The Country Has A Task Ahead To Lure Global Investors

Jordanian Prime Minister Dr. Omar Al Razzaz, during his visit to the Ministry of Planning and international Cooperation in the first week of July, claimed that the financial support “represented in the direct loans and financial aid my country is…

US Largest Decline

US Personal Spending to Record Largest Decline since 1959

The entire Coronavirus crisis has severely hit economies all over the world. The United States is not an exception. Pandemic pushes US personal spending to record largest decline since 1959. Research by Finbold.com shows that the United States’ personal spending has significantly dropped…