Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on the impact of UAE being removed from the FATF grey list in The National, 24 Feb 2024

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "UAE’s removal from Financial Action Task Force’s...
25 February, 2024

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on the impact of the war in Gaza on Lebanon in The National, 14 Feb 2024

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "Lebanon’s economy reels as cost of damages from Gaza...
16 February, 2024

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on the World Governments Summit & opportunities in Arab News, 11 Feb 2024

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an Arab News article titled "World Governments Summit provides ‘exceptional...
12 February, 2024

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“Markets face bumpy ride rather than soft landing”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 29 Jan 2024

The opinion piece titled "Markets face bumpy ride rather than soft landing" appeared in the Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI)...
30 January, 2024

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on the US Fed, interest rates & beyond, 9 Jan 2024

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 9th January 2024, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the Fed and interest rate moves this year,...
13 January, 2024

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“GCC can emerge as ‘Middle Powers’ in second Cold War”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 9 Jan 2024

The opinion piece titled "GCC can emerge as ‘Middle Powers’ in second Cold War" appeared in the Arabian Gulf Business Insight...
10 January, 2024

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Comments on Saudi Arabia’s gold discovery in The National, Jan 7 2024

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "Will Saudi Arabia's recent gold discovery provide a...
8 January, 2024

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on renewable energy investments & COP28, 3 Dec 2023

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 3rd December 2023, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the topic of rising renewable energy...
4 December, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“The Middle East needs a bank for climate adaptation”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 22 Nov 2023

The opinion piece titled "The Middle East needs a bank for climate adaptation" appeared in the Arabian Gulf Business Insight...
23 November, 2023

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Comments on the war in Gaza in Arab News, Nov 19 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an Arab News article titled "Gaza war a threat to fragile world economy, analysts warn"...
20 November, 2023

TV & Radio

Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East & Africa Interview, 6 Nov 2023

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 6th of November, 2023 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East & Africa...
13 November, 2023

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Dr. Saidi’s comments on Economic Diversification @ Korea-Middle East Cooperation Forum in Zawya, 9 Nov 2023

The article titled "Qatar, Gulf states shifting towards ‘Economic Diversification 20’" covers Dr Saidi's presentation &...
10 November, 2023

TV & Radio

Radio interview with Oryx Radio (in French) on the Korea-Middle East Forum and its importance, 6 Nov 2023

  Dr Nasser Saidi gave an interview to Oryx Radio (in French) on the Korea-Middle East Forum and its importance given the...
10 November, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on the US Fed, fiscal deficits & debt, 2 Nov 2023

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 2nd November 2023, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the topic of growing fiscal deficit...
3 November, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“Arab world needs a regional development bank as it continues to tally the cost of war”, Op-ed in The National, 26 Oct 2023

The article titled "Arab world needs a regional development bank as it continues to tally the cost of war" appeared in the print...
27 October, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on Lebanon & potential spillover from the Israel–Gaza war in The National, Oct 18 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "Lebanon's economy could collapse completely if...
19 October, 2023

TV & Radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 18 Oct 2023

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 18th of October, 2023 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition The...
19 October, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“The Gulf is on track to lead global climate tech”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 3 Oct 2023

The opinion piece titled "The Gulf is on track to lead global climate tech" appeared in theArabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI)...
4 October, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on avoiding a temporary US shutdown, 1 Oct 2023

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 1st October 2023, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the topic of avoiding a "temporary"...
2 October, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview on CNN’s Connect The World with Becky Anderson on Huawei, US-China tensions & Middle East linkages, 25 Sep 2023

What Huawei's latest fall line means for the tech giant Dr Nasser Saidi was interviewed on CNN's Connect the World with Becky...
26 September, 2023

TV & Radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 14 Sep 2023

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 14th of September, 2023 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition...
15 September, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on the proposed India-Middle East-Europe trade corridor in The National, Sep 11 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "Why new trade link between India, Middle East and...
12 September, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“A Mercantile Middle East”, article in the IMF’s Finance & Development magazine, 1 Sep 2023

The GCC must take leadership at a time of global fragmentation and successfully lead the MENA region into becoming an...
1 September, 2023

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Comments on Saudi Arabia’s economic diversification in Arab News, Aug 26 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an Arab News article titled "Saudi Arabia’s economic diversification thrives amid global...
27 August, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on Lebanon’s potential oil and gas finds in The National, Aug 25 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "Lebanon 'years away' from realising benefits of...
26 August, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on Saudi Arabia’s & UAE’s invitation to join the BRICS in AGBI & The National, Aug 24 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in AGBI titled "New Middle East members expand Brics reach" published on 24th...
25 August, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“With Saudi on side, the Brics can change the world”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 22 Aug 2023

The opinion piece titled "With Saudi on side, the Brics can change the world" appeared in theArabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI)...
23 August, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“To restore the Lebanon central bank’s credibility, independence is key”, Op-ed in The National, 15 Aug 2023

The article titled "To restore the Lebanon central bank's credibility, independence is key" appeared in the print edition of The...
16 August, 2023

TV & Radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 10 Aug 2023

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East show on the 10th of August 2023 Covered during...
11 August, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on the delays in Lebanon’s reforms in The National, Aug 4 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The National titled "Reform delays threaten to plunge Lebanon's...
5 August, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US credit rating downgrade by Fitch, 2 Aug 2023

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 2nd August 2023, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the timing of Fitch's move to downgrade US...
4 August, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with BBC on the departure of Lebanon’s discredited central bank governor, 31 Jul 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi appeared on BBC World Business report on 31st Aug 2023 to discuss the departure of the discredited central bank...
1 August, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with CNBC on the potential reform path for Lebanon’s Banque du Liban, 31 Jul 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi, Lebanon’s Former Minister for Economy, speaks to CNBC's Dan Murphy about the state of Lebanon's central bank...
1 August, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“GCC can take centre stage in global energy transition”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 26 Jul 2023

The opinion piece titled "GCC can take centre stage in global energy transition" appeared in theArabian Gulf Business Insight...
27 July, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on prospects for the US dollar, 18 Jul 2023

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 18th July 2023, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the future prospects of the US dollar,...
19 July, 2023

TV & Radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 12 Jul 2023

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din and Manus Cranny on 12th of July, 2023 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East...
13 July, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“The GCC should leverage its power to trade as a bloc”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 28 Jun 2023

The opinion piece titled "The GCC should leverage its power to trade as a bloc" appeared in theArabian Gulf Business Insight...
29 June, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on the landmark power project of GCC Interconnection Authority and Iraq in Arab News, Jun 24 2023

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an Arab News article titled "Electrical transmission line connecting Afar in Saudi Arabia...
25 June, 2023

TV & Radio

Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on the US debt ceiling bill, 31 May 2023

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 31st May 2023, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the US debt ceiling deal and next steps US...
1 June, 2023

TV & Radio

Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 31 May 2023

Aathira Prasad joined Manus Cranny  on 31st of May, 2023 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East show, discussing the...
1 June, 2023

Media Comments & Quotes

Comments on UAE-Turkey CEPA in Zawya, 30 May 2023

Aathira Prasad's comments (posted below) on the prospects for UAE-Turkey CEPA in the backdrop of President Erdogan's election...
31 May, 2023

Articles Posts & Op-eds

“China-GCC FTA will be a game changer”, Op-ed in Arabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI), 25 May 2023

The article titled "China-GCC FTA will be a game changer" appeared in theArabian Gulf Business Insight (AGBI) on 25th May 2023...
26 May, 2023
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