Patricia Sabga

Patricia Sabga

Patricia Sabga is the Managing Business Editor of Al Jazeera Digital.

Saudi Arabia

Khashoggi to Aramco attacks: Saudi 'Vision 2030' clouded by risks

As one form of investment risk ebbs, new ones rise over MBS's blueprint for the kingdom's economic transformation.

Khashoggi to Aramco attacks: Saudi 'Vision 2030' clouded by risks

Sustainability

Bill Joy: Battling climate change one investment at a time

The tech legend's innovations laid the foundations of the modern internet. Now, he's working to save the planet.

Bill Joy: Battling climate change one investment at a time

Business & Economy

Can Boeing weather the 737 Max storm?

Pressure on Boeing is intensifying as crisis engulfs the company and its most popular plane.

Can Boeing weather the 737 Max storm?

Business & Economy

Strong jobs growth, stocks rebound give Trump prime SOTU platform

Trump expected to use strong US labour market and rebound in stocks to pitch for bipartisan support on signature issues.

Strong jobs growth, stocks rebound give Trump prime SOTU platform

Business & Economy

What brought Venezuela's economy to ruin?

Venezuela's political crisis has laid bare competing narratives over what is to blame for the country's economic crash.

What brought Venezuela's economy to ruin?

Europe

From Brexit to yellow vests, a common thread of economic hardship

Economists say many issues currently plaguing Europe are rooted in policies that pushed citizens to the financial brink.

From Brexit to yellow vests, a common thread of economic hardship

OPEC

Qatar quits OPEC as Saudis walk tightrope on oil prices

Doha's announced withdrawal from OPEC comes at a critical juncture for the cartel and its de facto leader.

Qatar quits OPEC as Saudis walk tightrope on oil prices

Business & Economy

Breakthrough, escalation or pause? Trump, Xi set to meet at G20

Trump says he's close to a trade deal with China but cautions that he doesn't know if he wants to do it.

Breakthrough, escalation or pause? Trump, Xi set to meet at G20

US Midterms 2018

The US economy is booming. It may not matter much to voters.

Why aren't Republicans poised to take better advantage of the thriving economy during Tuesday's midterm elections?

The US economy is booming. It may not matter much to voters.

Turkey

Turkey's economic endgame and the Khashoggi crisis

Ankara may use Khashoggi crisis to extract concessions from Saudi Arabia to ease pressure on its struggling economy.

Turkey's economic endgame and the Khashoggi crisis

Business & Economy

Jamal Khashoggi killing: Is Saudi Arabia too toxic for investors?

Businesses must decide if Saudi Arabia's account of journalist's killing is enough to continue doing business with them.

Jamal Khashoggi killing: Is Saudi Arabia too toxic for investors?

Immigration

How Trump's immigration policies could cost the economy

Deporting millions of undocumented workers will be a huge blow to the US economy and have a negative impact on growth.

How Trump's immigration policies could cost the economy