How MENA is diversifying away from oil dependency


MENA economies are diversifying to counter the impact of falling oil prices. Here are five economic reforms that will impact the region in years to come.

In an attempt to lower their dependency on oil revenues MENA governments are taking steps to diversify their local economies. Most recently Saudi Arabi's Vision 2030 document sets out a roadmap for reform, including the lowering of foreign investment barriers, investing in renewable power facilities and a suite of infrastructrure projects for years to come. Our infographic presents some key aims of five economic reform documents across Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Qatar, Oman and the UAE.

Download our full MENA diversification infographic here: