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Posted: 28-07-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Rising health care costs, coupled with the current state of the economy, have prompted many consumers across the globe to delay care, alter household spending and worry about their ability to pay for future health care costs according to the 4th annual Deloitte Center for Health Solutions “2011 Survey of Health Care Consumers.” “We have been examining consumers’ interactions with the health care system since 2008. A new trend has emerged this year suggesting that economic uncertainty has clearly altered spending habits with many consumers reporting an impact
Posted: December 17, 2014
UAE. The leading Arab Medical Online Interactive Platform serves more than 5 million unique visitors a month and oversees more than 5000 interactions a month between a network of over 1,500 verified physicians and users.
Posted: December 17, 2014
UAE. Threat actors hack email and steal sensitive data from United States and Allies, according to new Trend Micro report.
Posted: December 16, 2014
UAE. The UAE Institute of Judicial Training and Studies in conjunction with Eversheds and Microsoft hosted the seminar which saw industry leaders and experts present discussion papers underlining the increasing importance of secure data protection.
Posted: December 16, 2014
UAE. From passwords and the Internet of Everything to nation state cyber warfare and jumping mobile malware: WatchGuard reveals its annual security predictions for 2015.
Posted: December 16, 2014
UAE. Investors are seeking opportunities in new sectors and geographic locations with Dubai and the UAE a well-placed hub to drive and facilitate growth.
Posted: December 16, 2014
UAE. For decades now, the network has been perceived by the technology industry as a subsystem, or as plumbing; a perception that is now outdated and obsolete.
Posted: December 15, 2014
UAE. Juniper Networks' Global Bandwidth Index reveals differences in consumer mobile Internet usage patterns; In the Middle East education is a prime example of how communities are benefiting from the power of connectivity.
Posted: December 15, 2014
UAE. Adware top threat in the Middle East, while region posts 1.5 million malware detections in Q3 2014.
Posted: December 14, 2014
The latest figures announced by IDC show the market expanded 29.6% in volume terms during Q3 2014 to reach a total of 4.15 million units.
Posted: December 13, 2014
UAE. The market expanded 2.1% in volume terms during Q3 2014 to reach a total of 4.26 million units, according to the latest figures announced by IDC.
Posted: December 11, 2014
UAE. McAfee Labs dubs 2014 "year of shaken trust"; Predicts 2015 trends in Internet trust exploits, privacy, mobile, Internet of things, and cyber espionage.
Posted: December 11, 2014
UAE. "With increasing Smart City movements across the Middle East, this region is well positioned to be at the forehead of this transformation and seize the opportunities ahead."
Posted: December 10, 2014
UAE. Booz Allen, as it does annually, has assembled its list of likely Cyber Trends for 2015 and beyond impacting the Middle East.
Posted: December 10, 2014
UAE. Take a look back as we discover what got the world Tweeting this year - the biggest Tweets, the stand-out moments, who joined, and what trended.
Posted: December 10, 2014
UAE. Revenues from digital products will reach US$215.7 million in the next two years.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 18, 2014
UAE. The level of consumer trust in insurers is 52%, compared to 73% for supermarkets, and 71% for banks; 32% in UAE and 49% in KSA likely to switch insurers in the next 12 months.
date:Posted: December 17, 2014
INTERNATIONAL. Russians don't respond to economic pressure as Westerners do. Sanctions reflect European and American thresholds of pain. They are designed to cause pain that the West could not withstand. Applied to others, the effects may vary.
date:Posted: December 17, 2014
SAUDI ARABIA. In general, the lack of certainty regarding damages means the litigation risk is significantly higher in Saudi Arabia compared with other jurisdictions. In comparison, however, the level of damages awards remains much lower.
INTERNATIONAL. In this excerpt from Greenspan's appearance at the New Orleans Investment Conference, The Gold Report delves into the role of gold versus fiat currency, why central banks own so much gold if it is truly "a barbarous relic," and the reason China is buying so much gold today.
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