From Privilege to Competition

Unlocking Private-Led Growth in the Middle East and North Africa

This report encourages MENA countries to foster a fair competitive business environment to achieve long-term, sustained growth.


Wael Zakout

Country Manager for Yemen

Wilfried Engelke

Senior Country Economist for Yemen

Global Economy

Global Economic Prospects

In this report, the World Bank downgrades its global growth forecast for 2012 to 2.5% and warns developing countries will be impacted.