By Gianmario Pisanu In 2015, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia launched Vision 2030, an ambitious reform plan aimed at diversifying the economy by moving away from oil and encouraging the development of stronger private and public sectors. The plan streamlined and centralized decision-making to ensure better coordination between ministries and implemented a distributed program-management model…

The introduction of financial technology (fintech) could play an important role in achieving the goals of the Saudi Vision 2030 but will require strong cybersecurity protection, according to experts set to speak at The Euromoney Saudi Arabia Conference in May 2017. Saudi Arabia has prioritized technological development as one of the key pillars of the…