Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum

Over 1,000 people attend Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum, making it a major sustainability event in the region as the UAE prepares for COP28.

Turkish Influence in Central Asia

Registan, an old public square in the heart of the ancient city of Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Credit: Shutterstock / monticello

Turkey’s sphere of influence has been expanding into Central Asia, thanks to the country’s soft power and a vacuum created by the gradual waning of Russian power in the region.