Oil fall may trigger Opec emergency meeting

Growing alarm over impact on members’ economies

Developing economies: Taking a load off

Morocco shows way to cut subsidies on fuel and other products, as pressure grows on states to make savings

IMF endorses Egypt’s economic reforms

Fund predicts growth will reach 3.8 per cent of GDP

Egypt’s Sisi sells delusions of stability

The nation needs a political opening not a resurgence of autocracy

BG Egypt November 2007 Idku Gas Hub, Rashpetco

Egypt tries to mend economic credentials

Cairo seeks to phase out energy subsidy and cut budget deficit

IMF cuts forecasts for global growth

Cheap oil not enough to dispel gloom over economic prospects

Saudi Arabia set to cut state spending

Riyadh’s real expenditure will be $241bn, says Citi

Saudi growth set to slow as oil falls

Brent price decline predicted to produce fiscal deficit

Public finances: A world of debt

The global crisis left many economies heavily indebted. But there are ways policy makers can repair the damage

The Isis economy: Meet the new boss

Signs of discontent are evident across the ‘caliphate’ as people tire of its taxes, price caps and shoddy services

West loses intellectual self-confidence

Faith in three props of post-cold war world - markets, democracy and US power - has faltered

Wise bet is on happier year for economy

Optimism is more likely to prove correct than fashionable pessimism

Morocco’s economy on track for growth

Cost of war put at $35bn for Middle East

Cross-border trade laid waste by Syrian conflict and rise of Isis

The Big Read: Oil’s winners and losers

Inflation and strong dollar could curb global economic impact

Opec can ride out cheap oil, says head

Badri defends maintaining output at 30m barrels

Syrian refugees fear never leaving Turkey

Alarm in Ankara at the growing costs of refugee burden

Opec share of US oil imports at 30-year low

Domestic production at 9m b/d, its highest since the 1980s

West cannot afford Iran to turn to Russia

It is vital a comprehensive deal on Iran’s nuclear programme is reached

Q&A: How likely is a nuclear deal with Iran?

Negotiators may be moving forward but the danger is that their political masters retreat