VOL. XLV

No 38

23-September-2002

CAPITAL MARKETS

Report Puts ArabExternal Investments At $212-318Bn, EvaluatesConditions For Repatriation

A report entitled ArabExternal Investments: Relation to National Wealth, Estimation and Consequences,and Possibilities of Their Return Home by 'Ali Sadikand 'Ali Bolbol of the Arab Monetary Fund estimatesthe total capital outflows from the Arab world between 1975 and 2000 at$212-318bn and argues that to encourage the repatriation of flight capital Arabcountries...