The hard facts

The hard facts

Being one of the world’s Top 20 most competitive economies makes Saudi Arabia the perfect investment opportunity. But that’s not the only reason why:

  • Saudi Arabia is ranked 5th in the world for “fiscal freedom” and it’s the 3rd  most rewarding tax system in the world


  • One of the world’s 20 largest economies (19th ) and the largest economy in the MENA region


  • One of the world’s fastest growing countries: economic growth is 6.8% in 2012


  • It’s the world’s fastest reforming business climate


  • It’s the largest free market in the MENA


  • Represents 25% of total Arab GDP


  • It has 25% of world's oil reserves


  • 22nd  out of 185 countries for the overall ease of doing business globally.


  • 1st for ease of registering property and it’s the largest recipient of Foreign Direct Investment in the Arab world