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