Qatar: Gateway to the Gulf?

At first glance, Qatar is not the obvious choice as a gateway into Iran.  Dubai is often cited as the entry point on the Arabian side of the Gulf and indeed has long acted as a trading hub for Iran.  However, Qatar is emerging as a regional business centre in its own right. The return […]

Rejuvenation in Argentina

With confidence seeping out of China and despair deepening in Brazil, Argentina isquickly emerging as one of the brightest spots among the world’s larger emerging markets. Rejuvenation is the name of the game in Latin America’s third largest economy, as newly-elected President Mauricio Macri is quickly reversing a decade-plus of failed policies and poor economic management in one […]