Mideast to Top Emerging Stocks on Yield Hunt, Templeton Says

Mideast to Top Emerging Stocks on Yield Hunt, Templeton Says

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Skyscrapers stand in Doha, Qatar. Shares in Qatar, the world’s richest country on a per-capita income basis, fell 4.8 percent in 2012, the first annual decline since 2008 and the second-worst showing in the Persian Gulf after Bahrain.