Posted: 12-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL.First, the bad news - China's constrained rare earth supplies will be an "irreversible trend" and prices will remain at high levels, according to Zhang Zhong, general manager of Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Rare-Earth Hi-Tech Co. Zhang should know, as his concern is China's leading rare earths producer - the Baatou mine produces more than 95 percent of China's production, while Chinese mines currently account for 97 percent of global supplies. The increase in global demand for rare earth metals has sent prices soaring in world markets. According to the China Nonferrous M
Posted: November 8, 2016
UAE. Globally, frequent buyers and sellers of businesses generate substantially higher medium- and long-term returns - at lower risk - than one-time dealmakers, according to BCG's 2016 M&A report.
Posted: October 31, 2016
UAE. Industrial giant employs 434 women in United Arab Emirates and Guinea.
Posted: October 29, 2016
UAE. Konecranes are introducing a broad range of lifting and material handling technologies specifically designed for waste-to-energy (WtE) and biomass applications for the Middle East.
Posted: October 26, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. How else to find new answers, if not by involving diverse people? And if diverse people were not around, how could a company that thrived on innovation survive?
Posted: October 24, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The construction industry will need to step up its search for sustainable solutions -- both for materials and for innovative techniques.
Posted: October 21, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. While engaging with global customers at the exhibition, SABIC will underline its commitment to deliver high quality, cost effective, synthetic rubber products.
Posted: October 21, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The company will be showcasing its extensive range of products and services supplied to clients operating within Marine, Renewables and Oil & Gas sectors.
Posted: October 20, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. That was the message SABIC brought to a global audience at K 2016, the world's premier trade show for the plastics industry, held this year in Dusseldorf, Germany.
Posted: October 19, 2016
UAE. Global fire systems market for oil and gas to Reach US$8.93 billion by 2023.
Posted: October 13, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. New SABIC foam grades also help to create additional value by increasing production efficiency through higher material yield.
Posted: October 6, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. New Arthur D. Little study looks at truck industry providers in the Middle East, which will become a major growth driver in the coming years.
Posted: October 5, 2016
UAE. Decisive edge technologies recognized the world over since 1863; GEZE was appointed to provide automation solutions for the Dubai Opera House and Qatar National Museum.
Posted: October 3, 2016
UAE. GMIS, world's first global manufacturing summit, to be held on Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE, from March 27 to 30, 2017.
Posted: September 28, 2016
UAE. Leading ceramics company unveils new global brand identity at Cersaie, the international ceramics exhibitions which takes place annually in Bologna.
Posted: September 21, 2016
UAE. The three-pronged plan comprises investment in capital expenditures, market dominance strategies, and product innovation.


date:Posted: December 7, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Will this be the year when China exceeds growth expectations, Brexit turns into Bremain, the Mexican peso soars and Italian banks turn out to the best performing equity asset class?
date:Posted: December 7, 2016
UAE. Smart Grids can help lay the foundations for energy and cost-saving applications and renewable energy development in the MENA region.
date:Posted: December 6, 2016
UAE. Knowledge Summit 2016: "Over 2 billion jobs will disappear by 2030 and that is the hidden results of our rapid technology growth. But, if we understand all these hidden consequences we can create jobs at a much higher rate".
INTERNATIONAL. This is part two of a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, where I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world.