1887

Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2007

image of Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2007
This sixth edition of the Annual Review addresses comprehensively the significant developments in globalization and regional integration in the Arab countries. It covers the progress made by Arab countries in integrating their economies into the world economy as well as their efforts in Arab regional integration. The progress made in Arab regional integration is reviewed through an analysis of set of sectors that play an important role in regional integration such as trade, investment, tourism, labor remittances and official development assistance (ODA) on the Arab intraregional level.

English

.

Arab world share of the global economy

The Arab countries in 2006 made attempts to increase their share of the global economy in various sectors. A look at the figures in table 1 shows that the Arab countries varied in the progress they made in increasing their share of the global economy; the substantial increase in their GDP in 2006 was reflected in their share of the global GDP which rose from about 2.4 per cent in 2005 to 2.64 per cent in 2006.

English

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error