Despite unceasing pressure, governments did not let their focus slip
Abbas Al Lawati
Abbas Al Lawati is Gulf News Deputy Editor-Region. He is based in Dubai.
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Relationship between the countries has deepened over the last 3 years
Kazakhstan’s Astana and soon Dubai will realise gains can run into the future
That and Iran’s upcoming mega deals in energy sector will have a bearing on future pricing
At stake are trade volumes that now stand at $200b plus
It has struck at an opportune moment when anti-globalisation is at a peak
Governor Riad Salame is putting in serious money for a start-up culture to take root
Only sticking point is that this took the better part of a year to reach fruition
A host of global business leaders to take part in event
Only if it does will there be a realistic chance of prices nudging $60 a barrel
At full capacity, it will assume a central role in on the ‘silk road’ route