Japan Airlines Co.'s (JAL) first Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliner aircraft approaches the terminal after landing at Narita Airport in Narita City, Chiba Prefecture, Japan, on Tuesday, March 27, 2012. JAL's first Dreamliner landed at Narita airport today, after more than three years of delays, ready to begin flights to Boston from next month. (Bloomberg)
The small kingdom is among the most economically vulnerable of the GCC states, with high debt levels, low reserves and slow GDP growth. But it has identified jewels in its accelerating non-oil economy that will help it forge a new path for the future.