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Dr. Nasser Saidi’s views on capital controls in Lebanon, Al Joumhouria (Arabic), 10 Sep 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi's view on capital controls in Lebanon was published as an article titled "الكابيتال كونترول...
11 September, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on interest rate hikes – ECB, Fed, BoE, 9 Sep 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 9th Sep 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the 75bps hike at the latest ECB meeting and...
10 September, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 9 Sep 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Manus Cranny on 9th of September, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition, speaking...
10 September, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 22 Jul 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 22nd of July, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition, speaking...
25 July, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US inflation, Fed moves & impact on emerging markets, 14 Jul 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 14th July 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the jump in US inflation to a new 40-year...
14 July, 2022

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Radio interview with Dubai Eye’s Business Breakfast on Biden’s visit to the Middle East, 13 July 2022

  Dr Nasser Saidi spoke with Dubai Eye’s Business Breakfast team on 13th July 2022 regarding US President Biden's visit...
14 July, 2022

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Comments in The Banker article “Lebanese Financial Crisis Drags On”, Jul 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi comments on the ongoing economic and financial crisis in Lebanon appeared in the July 2022 edition of The Banker,...
5 July, 2022

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“A new global economic diversification index”, post in OECD’s Development Matters blog, 1 July 2022

The below article was published as a post in the OECD's Development Matters blog on 1st July 2022 The original post can be...
4 July, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 30 Jun 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din and Manus Cranny on 30th of June, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East...
2 July, 2022

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Comments on Lebanon’s risk of spiralling into runaway inflation in Reuters, 30 Jun 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in the Reuters article titled "Analysis: Political and banking deadlock may plunge Lebanon...
1 July, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US inflation & upcoming Fed hike, 12 Jun 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 12th June 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the jump in US inflation and predicts a...
13 June, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 3 Jun 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din and Manus Cranny on 3rd of June, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East...
6 June, 2022

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Comments on UAE’s industrial partnership with Egypt & Jordan, The National, 2 Jun 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments (posted below) on UAE's industrial partnership with Egypt & Jordan appeared in the article titled...
3 June, 2022

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Comments on IMF’s MENA economic recovery, The National, 24 May 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments (posted below) on the MENA region's economic growth prospects, discussed during the IMF panel...
25 May, 2022

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Panelist at the IMF’s MENA Conference”Divergent Recoveries in Turbulent Times in the Middle East & North Africa”, 24 May 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi participated as a panelist at the IMF's event related to the Regional Economic Outlook report for the Middle East...
25 May, 2022

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Comments on Middle East’s electric vehicle market, The National, 23 May 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments (posted below) on the Middle East's electric vehicle market, made during a panel discussion at the...
24 May, 2022

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Radio interview with Dubai Eye’s Business Breakfast on Lebanon’s elections, 17 May 2022

  Lebanon has voted in the first parliamentary election since the country’s economic collapse, with many saying they...
18 May, 2022

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Interview with Sky News Arabia on Lebanon, 16 May 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi was interviewed on Lebanon’s elections, and potential recovery subject to implementation of reforms The Sky...
17 May, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US Fed’s 50bps hike, risks and impact on MENA/GCC, 5 May 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 5th May 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the US Fed's 50bps hike, additional risks to...
5 May, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 21 Apr 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din and Manus Cranny on 21st of April, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East...
22 April, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US inflation & Fed policy, 12 Apr 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 12th April 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the latest inflation figures in the US, ...
13 April, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 18 Mar 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Manus Cranny on 18th of March, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition, discussing the...
19 March, 2022

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Radio interview with Dubai Eye’s Business Breakfast on DEWA’s upcoming IPO, 16 Mar 2022

  Aathira Prasad spoke with Dubai Eye’s Business Breakfast team on 16th March 2022, sharing her thoughts on the...
17 March, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US inflation & Fed amid war in Ukraine, 1 Mar 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 1st Mar 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses rising inflationary pressures amid the war in...
2 March, 2022

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Comments on Lebanon’s “rescue plan” in Reuters, 2 Feb 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in the Reuters article titled "Analysis: Lebanon's savers to bear burden under new rescue...
3 February, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on US Fed decisions & beyond, 27 Jan 2022

In this interview with Al Arabiya aired on 27th Jan 2022, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses the Fed's rate decision and what this means...
29 January, 2022

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Interview with Asharq Business (Bloomberg) on economic growth prospects in MENA/ GCC region, 25 Jan 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi joined Asharq Business (Bloomberg) on 25th January 2022, following the release of the Jan 2022 update of the...
26 January, 2022

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 20 Jan 2022

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din and Manus Cranny on 20th of January, 2022 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle...
21 January, 2022

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Interview with CNBC Arabia on Lebanon’s recent banking, exchange rate developments & negotiations with IMF, 17 Jan 2022

Dr Nasser Saidi was interviewed on the recent banking and exchange rate developments in Lebanon as well as the negotiations with...
18 January, 2022

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Comments on the UAE’s new regulations, The National, 16 Jan 2022

Aathira Prasad's comments (posted below) on the UAE's latest regulations governing labour relations to patent registrations...
16 January, 2022

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on risks facing financial markets in 2022, 21 Dec 2021

In this interview with Al Arabiya, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses risks facing financial markets in 2022: continuing COVID19 effects,...
22 December, 2021

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 19 Dec 2021

Aathira Prasad joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 19th of December, 2021 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition,...
20 December, 2021

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 12 Dec 2021

Dr Nasser Saidi joined Manus Cranny on 12th of December, 2021 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition, sharing his...
14 December, 2021

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Comments on the UAE’s weekend change & economic impact, The National, 8 Dec 2021

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments (posted below) on the UAE shifting its weekend to Sat-Sun appeared in the article titled "UAE’s...
9 December, 2021

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 6 Dec 2021

Aathira Prasad joined Manus Cranny on 6th of December, 2021 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition, discussing...
7 December, 2021

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Interview with Al Arabiya (Arabic) on inflation, monetary policy & latest US macroeconomic data, 25 Nov 2021

In this interview with Al Arabiya, Dr Nasser Saidi discusses global inflation, Fed and central bank policies as well as...
26 November, 2021

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Bloomberg Daybreak Middle East Interview, 14 Nov 2021

Dr Nasser Saidi joined Yousef Gamal El-Din on 14th of October, 2021 as part of the Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East edition,...
15 November, 2021

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How should GCC economies manage public finances, Opinion Piece in Gulf Business, Nov 2021

This article appeared in Gulf Business online on 1st Nov 2021, and can be accessed online   How should GCC economies...
2 November, 2021

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Comments on Lebanon’s economic & political crisis in The Telegraph, Oct 9 2021

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an article in The Telegraph titled "Lebanon on life support" on 9th October...
10 October, 2021

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Dr. Nasser Saidi’s interview with CNN on Lebanon’s economic turmoil, 15 Sep 2021

Dr Nasser Saidi's interview with CNN's on Lebanon's ongoing economic crisis (in Arabic) was published on the 15th of Sep 2021 The...
8 October, 2021

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Comments on the Expo 2020 in Arab News, Sep 29 2021

Dr Nasser Saidi's comments appeared in an Arab News article titled "How investment in Expo 2020 will pay off for UAE economy,...
30 September, 2021

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“Lebanon’s path back from the brink of collapse”, post in OECD’s Development Matters blog, 15 Sep 2021

The below article was published as a post in the OECD's Development Matters blog on 15th Sep 2021 The original post can be...
16 September, 2021
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