IMF Lifts Projections for Economic Growth for Saudi Arabia

In its World Economic Outlook, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday lifted its projections for economic growth in Saudi Arabia, the region’s biggest economy, and its oil-rich neighbors in the Gulf - while also predicting that Iran's economy will suffer due to renewed US sanctions.

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