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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: February 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Despite its starring role in business and everyday life, many economists openly question whether technology is visible in traditional economic metrics such as GDP, productivity, and corporate profits.
Posted: December 30, 2016
UAE. In 2017, cybersecurity battles favour criminals even more as vulnerable Internet of Things (IoT) devices will continue to expand the possible platforms of attack.
Posted: December 30, 2016
UAE. Digital Shadows report highlights the inherent vulnerability of basing network infrastructure around centralized DNS providers
Posted: December 29, 2016
UAE. Consumers now expect omnichannel interactions with luxury brands; Already, six out of ten luxury sales are digitally influenced, says The Boston Consulting Group
Posted: December 22, 2016
UAE. Leading professional services firm with over 4,000 people and 21 offices across the region appoints global digital transformation expert Steve Plimsoll as its Chief Digital & Data Officer
Posted: December 22, 2016
UAE. Interim CEO Jeff Goodman will return to his role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) to support Jourlait during the next few months.
Posted: December 21, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Orangina, the most agitated beverage on the soft drinks market continues to astonish us! The brand imagined a fun and novel experience to encourage consumers to shake their can for a perfectly mixed pulp.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. PwC Middle East releases report on the Middle East's shopping habits; Online retail, rise of millennial shoppers and social media are disrupting the face of Middle Eastern retail.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. With the number of connected devices more than doubling by 2020, cyberattacks will shift to "disruptive" and "destructive" attacks, especially on the hybrid cloud, mobile devices, and critical national infrastructure.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. Musab Alkateeb appointed as CEO of Siemens in Iraq; Thomas Schmidt will become CFO for Siemens' Iraq business; New appointments strengthen Siemens' operations in Iraq.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. GAAP Company total software and services revenues excluding IP increase 50% year over year; Company raises full year non-GAAP EPS outlook
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. The increase in mobile penetration and the massive growth of an unregulated app market in Android-based devices have enabled cybercriminals to introduce infected applications.
Posted: December 20, 2016
UAE. The competition will take place from March 16-18, 2017 at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.
Posted: December 20, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Fjord Trends 2017 takes a provocative look at the digital developments to watch in the year ahead, according to Fjord, design and innovation from Accenture Interactive.
Posted: December 20, 2016
UAE. 2016 saw a huge number and variety of cyberattacks, ranging from a high-profile DDoS using hijacked Internet-facing security cameras to the alleged hacking of party officials during the US election.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: February 23, 2017
UAE. Dubai strongly positioned as financial, retail, construction, and transportation services hub for the region, according to latest report from A. T. Kearney.
date:Posted: February 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Despite its starring role in business and everyday life, many economists openly question whether technology is visible in traditional economic metrics such as GDP, productivity, and corporate profits.
date:Posted: February 23, 2017
UAE. New MEED Insight report shows how lower oil prices have reshaped Middle East investment strategies in oil, gas and petrochemicals projects.
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.
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