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Posted: 11-08-2011
UAE. Dubai state companies are securing bank financing as the latest tumult in global markets fails to derail the emirate's recovery from the 2009 debt crisis. Dubai Holding LLC, one of the three main state-owned holding companies, reached an accord with lenders to extend a US$1.16 billion loan to December 2016, according to a company official. Port & Free Zone World FZE, an intermediate holding company for port operator DP World Ltd. (DPW), is raising US$850 million to refinance debt, three bankers familiar with the plan said. Investment Corporation of Dubai said on August 8 it will rep
Posted: September 4, 2015
UAE. The Middle East's 16 largest centres of economic growth could have substantial risk from a series of threats over the next decade, according to research for Lloyd's.
Posted: September 4, 2015
IRAQ. Iraq benefits from massive oil reserves and exports; Projected large increases in production will support economic growth and help alleviate fiscal and external pressures.
Posted: September 4, 2015
UAE. The Association of Certified Global Business Services Professionals is the first ever formal career development programme for the Global Business Services (GBS) and Shared Services sector.
Posted: September 4, 2015
OMAN. Omani high-performing entrepreneur Qais Al-Khonji has been named Social Entrepreneur of the Year Oman by leading global publication Business Worldwide Magazine.
Posted: September 4, 2015
EGYPT. A new IFC-supported report by Wamda Research Lab finds that although support for start-ups has grown substantially, many challenges remain, hindering job creation and economic growth.
Posted: September 3, 2015
UAE. Business conditions improved at the strongest rate in six months, driven by sharper expansions in output and new orders. Marked growth of new work resulted in greater pressure on operating capacity, however, as backlogs of work rose at the quickest pace since the survey began in August 2009.
Posted: September 3, 2015
UAE. HSBC research reveal 48% of UAE parents believe children today face a tougher job market; 92% think a university education is vital to achieve life goals.
Posted: September 3, 2015
UAE. Responsible finance has grown across the developed markets but its growth in emerging markets where Islamic finance is concentrated has lagged.
Posted: September 3, 2015
UAE. UAE's GDP growth in 2015 should reach 3.9% thanks to more established diversification efforts; Despite lower oil prices, GCC must not discourage investment in alternative energy supplies.
Posted: September 2, 2015
UAE. Indian companies make up the third largest community of financial firms at the Dubai International Financial Centre; Over a quarter of the workforce is of Indian origin.
Posted: September 2, 2015
UAE. Dubai-based Fetchr offers a smartphone app that smoothly facilitates package delivery in a region where the lack of addressing systems troubles businesses and consumers.
Posted: September 2, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The key assumption is that global markets recover from recent turbulence, China doesn't move aggressively on devaluing its currency, and the Fed raises rates.
Posted: September 2, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. "Looking ahead, we understand that the government is likely to continue issuing debt on a monthly basis under this local currency program to finance its burgeoning fiscal deficit."
Posted: September 1, 2015
UAE. Through the Matchi alliance, KPMG firms across the MESA region and globally will work with financial services clients to access the benefits of fintech innovation that is taking place globally.
Posted: September 1, 2015
UAE. Online payments used mostly for remittances, utility bills and electronic goods; Asian expatriates and Emiratis top the list of online shoppers.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: September 4, 2015
UAE. The Middle East's 16 largest centres of economic growth could have substantial risk from a series of threats over the next decade, according to research for Lloyd's.
date:Posted: September 4, 2015
IRAQ. Iraq benefits from massive oil reserves and exports; Projected large increases in production will support economic growth and help alleviate fiscal and external pressures.
date:Posted: September 4, 2015
EGYPT. A new IFC-supported report by Wamda Research Lab finds that although support for start-ups has grown substantially, many challenges remain, hindering job creation and economic growth.
EGYPT. A new IFC-supported report by Wamda Research Lab finds that although support for start-ups has grown substantially, many challenges remain, hindering job creation and economic growth.
INTERNATIONAL. Suspected anchors on the gold price, such as an interest rate increase and devaluation of the yuan, could actually be a rallying cry for commodities, he says in this interview with The Gold Report.
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