Muscat, Bank Muscat hosted an event to highlight

global economic outlook for 2019.

Organized by the bank’s Wholesale Banking and Strategic Growth

division, the high profile session held at the bank’s head office was

addressed by Michala Marcussen, Chief Economist of Society General.

In a presentation titled: ‘Global Macroeconomic Outlook for 2019,

Navigating Debt and Uncertainty, Michala covered current topics

affecting the global and regional economies with a focus on interest

rates and the energy sector. The event was attended by prominent

government and corporate clients.

Abdullah bin Zaher al Hinai, Chief Wholesale Banking and Strategic

Growth Officer, said: Bank Muscat is proud to host Michala Marcussen

as part of efforts aimed at equipping partner clients with insights into

key economic trends in global markets. The economic future for our

country depends on efforts made by us to benefit from opportunities

available to us. The world economy has opened new avenues for

cooperation between different countries and economic blocs, besides

creating strategic roles for emerging economies as evident from the

rapid increase in volume of foreign and transcontinental investments.

Source: Oman News Agency