A forthcoming report by The World Bank shows that investment in infrastructure contributes significantly to job creation in Middle East & North African region.
According to the report, estimated infrastructure needs for the region are US$106 billion per year for a decade. The region could generate 2 million direct jobs and 2.5 million infrastructure-related jobs by meeting these needs. However, the potential varies greatly across countries and sectors.
Read the report summary: Infrastructure and Employment Creation in the Middle East & Africa >>