2015 figure is below the 4% forecast by the central bank in July
The United Arab Emirates is expecting gross domestic product
growth of between 3 and 3.5 percent in both 2015 and 2016, the country's
economy minister said on Tuesday.
The figure for
2015 was below the 4 percent which the UAE central bank forecast for the year
back in July.
continue to have minimum increase in the price of oil, we will have 3 to 3.5
percent growth in 2016," Sultan bin Saeed al-Mansouri told reporters on
the sidelines of an economic forum.