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Mohammed Bin Essa Al-Khalifa, the CEO of Bahrain Economic Development Board, gauges the impact of Dubai's problems.
Mohammed Bin Essa Al-Khalifa, the CEO of Bahrain Economic Development Board, gauges the impact of Dubai's problems.
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • MME heads to Kuwait to evaluate the impact of Dubai's debt problems
  • Amid tumbling stock markets, we examine whether there will be a regional contagion
  • Plus, Mohammed Bin Essa Al-Khalifa, CEO of Bahrain Economic Development Board

(CNN) -- In focus -- A regional contagion?

As the region's stock markets stumble again over questions surrounding Dubai's debt restructuring, MME heads to Kuwait.

Kuwait, like many other countries, is sizing up the impact of Dubai's debt problems. This week we take a look at whether there will be a regional contagion.

Facetime with Mohammed Bin Essa Al-Khalifa, CEO of Bahrain Economic Development Board

Dubai's rapid expansion over the last two decades intensified competition within the region, especially in financial services.

This week MME sits down with the CEO of Bahrain Economic Development Board, Mohammed Bin Essa Al-Khalifa, to assess the impact of Dubai's debt challenges on Bahrain and the region.

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Friday: 0915,1745
Saturday: 0445
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