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The Gulf Will Always Need Migrants

Jun 14, 2016 | 09:20 GMT
The Gulf Will Always Need Migrants
A Nepalese worker washes the windows of a skyscraper near Dubai Marina. In many Gulf countries, foreign workers are subject to strict laws, yet they are essential for the region's economic growth.
(RENE SLAMA/AFP/Getty Images)

Oil is the foundation of the Persian Gulf's wealth. But the recent collapse in oil prices has made the six members of the Gulf Cooperation Council painfully aware of the risks of relying on such a volatile commodity. Now, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman and the United Arab Emirates...

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