In an exclusive interview, Saudi Finance Minister Ibrahim al-Assaf tells Access: Middle East what impact he anticipates the US shale boom will have on the Kingdom's economy.
In an exclusive interview, Saudi Arabia's Minister for Economy & Planning shares his hopes for job growth in the private sector, plus why entrepreneurs and SMEs are the key to the Kingdom's future.
In an exclusive interview, Access: Middle East profile's HRH Prince Turki al-Faisal, Chairman of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies in Riyadh.
In the final instalment of our exclusive interview, HRH Prince Turki al-Faisal talks about the possibility of a nuclear Iran, plus his hopes for the peace and stability of the region.
Our exclusive interview with Egypt's interim Prime Minister continues as we ask about the government's plans to put an end to subsidies and capital controls. Plus, the impact of billions of dollars in loans from the GCC.
In the conclusion of our exclusive interview, interim Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawi talks about the importance of the constitutional referendum and the future of a democratic Egypt.
On this edition of Access: Middle East, we speak exclusively to Egypt's interim Prime Minister about the country's security. Find out why he believes the Muslim Brotherhood is a terrorist organization and what the government plans to do to combat acts of terror.
Hazem Al-Beblawi, Prime Minister of Egypt, says the ousted Muslim Brotherhood is losing self-confidence and the government is in "command", as tensions escalate between supporters of the Islamist party and the security forces.
Three years after an uprising embroiled the country, Egypt's benchmark stock index is on the rise.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Group, is no stranger to political upheaval. He tells CNBC where in the region he sees the best potential, and why he is positive on Egypt.
In an exclusive interview with CNBC, veteran investor Mark Mobius discusses investing in frontier markets and explains how the global impact of a tapering by the US Federal Reserve is being exaggerated.
With over $53 billion in assets under management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Group only recently began offering investment funds based on Islamic principles. Plus, Mark Mobius reveals how he manages his own money.
Alex Thursby, CEO of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, explains how the Emirate is making progress in moving away from oil revenues and reflects on Dubai's economic recovery.
Alex Thursby became CEO of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) in 2013. He tells CNBC of the bank's plans to secure more of its home market, and more opportunities abroad.
The rise of Middle Eastern and Asian financial institutions marks the beginning of a new era, according to NBAD's chief executive Alex Thursby.
Dubai has won the bid to host the 2020 World Expo the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) announced after counting the votes in Paris.
Abu Dhabi's government is spending big on infrastructure, but its mission to become economic powerhouse isn't without its complications.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble takes a tour through Abu Dhabi's luxury goods market as high end brands open stores in the emirate.
Dubai's multi-billion dollar building projects are back, five years on from the property bust that left countless building unfinished. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports.
Join Access: Middle East in Abu Dhabi as we catch-up with US President Barack Obama's former National Security Advisor, General Jim Jones.