Bitcoin could break the internet, Central Bank overseer says
Bloomberg's Christine Harvey takes a look at some of the big stories of the day on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East."
Lebanon Central Bank governor on elections, reforms, gold
Lebanon Central Bank Governor Riad Salame discusses the Lebanese elections, structural reforms, financial engineering, protection of the peg and his outlook for gold.
Japanese inflation picks up
Japanese inflation unexpectedly picked up in November but prices are still rising at less than half the rate targeted by the central bank.
Iraq plans $2B Eurobond sale
Iraq's Central Bank governor Ali Al-Allaq discusses Iraq's return to the global bond market and the challenges they face.
Nigeria economic outlook
Nigeria's central bank on Tuesday sold 25 million US dollars at the newly introduced FX window for investors & exporters. Meanwhile, Godwin Emefiele says the present economic recession in the country would be over by the third quarter.
Egypt’s external finances improve after float decision
Egypt’s external finances improved following the Nov. 3 decision to float the pound, the central bank said, as inflows from investments, remittances and exports picked up.
Profit taking pushes Nigeria's equities to marginal decline
The Nigerian All Share Index closed down in yesterday's session. The negative performance was broadly driven by profit taking as expectations of the Central Bank's announcement on a flexible exchange rate policy stifled momentum.