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Regional Economic Outlook for the Middle East and North Africa; October 2016

  • October 19, 2016

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  • 01:51

The slump in oil prices and ongoing conflicts continue to weigh on MENA’s economic outlook. MENA growth will be modest at 3.5 percent this year, with little improvement expected in 2017

  • Masood Ahmed, Director of the IMF’s Middle East and Central Asia Department