Home
About Us
Contact Us
Contribute
News
Editorials
Articles
MEMRI
MEMRI
Articles
 
 
 
Previous PagePrevious Page  E-Mail This PageE-Mail This Page  Print This PagePrint

   Displaying Editorial Comments 26-30 of 44.
This past weekend, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) held a summit meeting--the third in the history of the cartel that was established in 1960. Of the 13 heads of the member states, 11 were present at the two day-meeting in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Conspicuous...
Read Complete Editorial Comment
We are pleased to introduce to our readers the newly-designed , which incorporates many of the suggestions made by readers since the MEMRI Economic Blog was initially launched in mid-July. The blog relies heavily, but not exclusively, on economic information and analysis published in the Arab...
Read Complete Editorial Comment
The price of crude oil has been climbing to new heights almost daily. With oil producing nations receiving mounting criticism for this situation, an article entitled “Please don’t blame us for $93 oil: OPEC” appeared in the United Arab Emirates daily newspaper Khaleej Times . In...
Read Complete Editorial Comment
We publish today an article on the state of education in the Arab world, originally published in the Saudi weekly, al-Majallah. ( ). The article draws heavily on a comprehensive study conducted by the United Nations Development Programme, the findings of which were less than encouraging in several...
Read Complete Editorial Comment
The recent steady decline of the US dollar against other major currencies is having a major impact on the Saudi economy, as the oil revenues on which it so heavily relies are denominated in dollars. A decline in the value of the dollar makes imports from non-dollar zones more expensive, generating...
Read Complete Editorial Comment
Previous 5 Editorial CommentsPrevious 5 Editorial Comments | Next 5 Editorial CommentsNext 5 Editorial Comments

Page: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | View All »
    MEMRI holds copyrights on all articles. Materials may ONLY be cited with proper attribution. For Copyright Information, click here