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  Saudi Arabia seeks to increase FDI to 5.7% of GDP in 2017
  Where would you be today without WiFi?
  Orange Business Services appoints leadership team to drive business in newly created IMEAR region
  Swicorp advises Delta Marketing Company in the divestment of its bottled water activity
  eHosting DataFort to showcase enhanced cloud infrastructure services at Cloud MENA 2017
  Cyberhawk achieves 50% cost saving for large North Sea operator
  McAfee showcases increased commitment to cyber threat research with Shamoon revelations
  Major gains for STME as IT solutions provider records second consecutive double-digit growth
  Al Maskari Holding and EF Education First partner to promote world-class education and training in the United Arab Emirates
  Over half of workers say remote working reboots concentration
  Byblos Bank releases financial results for first quarter 2017
  CFA Society Kuwait hosts Fintech conference in collaboration with the Union of Investment Companies, Ajar, StartupQ8 and Sirdab Lab
  How secure is your car cleaning firm?
The five megatrends that will impact the Middle East's travel and tourism industry
UAE. New PwC report finds an increasing need for mid-market accommodations to cater to a younger generation that does not put much emphasis on star ratings; Emerging markets will overtake developed markets as a tourism and hospitality destination but also as key provider of customers.
Saudi Arabia seeks to increase FDI to 5.7% of GDP in 2017
date:
27 April 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Increase in foreign direct investment seen as part of efforts to diversify the economy and boost investment inflows into the kingdom; National Transformation Programme updates to be revealed at Saudi Forum 2017.
Where would you be today without WiFi?
date:
27 April 2017
INTERNATIONAL. If history shows us that science has spawned so many unintended discoveries, what is around the next corner of unintended scientific breakthroughs?
Orange Business Services appoints leadership team to drive business in newly created IMEAR region
date:
27 April 2017
UAE. IMEAR region covers Indirect channels and Middle East, Africa and Russia territories.
Swicorp advises Delta Marketing Company in the divestment of its bottled water activity
date:
27 April 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Swicorp was involved throughout the entire process - from origination to due diligence, to deal structuring and negotiations of transactional documentations.
eHosting DataFort to showcase enhanced cloud infrastructure services at Cloud MENA 2017
date:
27 April 2017
UAE. Other key services highlighted at the event include Co-location, Managed Co-location, Managed Hosting and Disaster Recovery, along with its Cyber Defense Services.
Cyberhawk achieves 50% cost saving for large North Sea operator
date:
27 April 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Analysis from a leading international E&P company, which shows UAV inspection is twenty times faster and half the cost of traditional inspection methods.
McAfee showcases increased commitment to cyber threat research with Shamoon revelations
date:
26 April 2017
UAE. McAfee links series of Shamoon Malware campaigns targeting Saudi Arabia; Suggests one common actor behind attacks.
Major gains for STME as IT solutions provider records second consecutive double-digit growth
date:
26 April 2017
UAE. Big potential seen in Middle East, especially in Saudi, UAE, Qatar, and Egypt, according to STME CEO; Security division records unprecedented growth.
Al Maskari Holding and EF Education First partner to promote world-class education and training in the United Arab Emirates
date:
26 April 2017
UAE. According to research, improved English proficiency has a strong correlation with more innovation, job creation and overall economic growth.
Over half of workers say remote working reboots concentration
date:
26 April 2017
UAE. A change of scene lifts flagging productivity; 53% of global workers suffering from symptoms of cabin fever find relief by varying their work environment.
Byblos Bank releases financial results for first quarter 2017
date:
26 April 2017
LEBANON. The reported drop in net profit (14.9%) in Q1 resulted mainly from the deconsolidation of investments of the Bank's subsidiaries in both Syria and Sudan, as well as from a lower risk appetite in some overseas markets.
CFA Society Kuwait hosts Fintech conference in collaboration with the Union of Investment Companies, Ajar, StartupQ8 and Sirdab Lab
date:
26 April 2017
KUWAIT. Factors such as big data and artificial intelligence will impact current models for investment research and asset management, although the GCC has been relatively slower in its adoption of Fintech innovations.
How secure is your car cleaning firm?
date:
26 April 2017
UAE. An often ignored area of digital risk is your supply chain; companies that have access to your employee and customer information.
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