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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: May 4, 2015
UAE. The launch of the Apple Watch heralds the transformation of BYOD into BYOX. How can businesses accommodate #GenMobile's adoption of wearables, while still staying in control?
Posted: May 4, 2015
UAE. Now has more apps than Apple's iTunes or Google's Play App Market.
Posted: May 2, 2015
UAE. Agreement to support the development of a smart city center of excellence and innovation within Dubai Technology Entrepreneurship center.
Posted: May 1, 2015
UAE. The technology consulting firm demonstrates why financial institutions need to embark on a new era in information technology.
Posted: April 30, 2015
UAE. The acquisition is valued at approximately US$3.5 billion, with Riverbed stockholders receiving US$21.00 per share in cash.
Posted: April 30, 2015
UAE. 90% of top Indian business owners and founders reside in the UAE; Banking & Finance emerges as the top sector for C-level executives; Retail dominates owners and founders category.
Posted: April 29, 2015
UAE. Given cybersecurity has no boundaries, organizations everywhere require a new set of security solutions to match the increasing number and sophistication of attacks.
Posted: April 29, 2015
UAE. United Nations, Non-Governmental, Government and private sector organisations convene in Dubai for Humanitarian ICT Week.
Posted: April 29, 2015
UAE. EY launches Diversification Tracker, which benchmarks the GCC countries both globally and against each other; Study identifies transport, financial services, tourism, telecoms and R&D as the "sweet spot" where regional strengths, economic impact and nationals' employment preferences converge.
Posted: April 28, 2015
UAE. Only nine per cent of UAE-based companies host their online content locally.
Posted: April 28, 2015
UAE. C3 - Consult and Coach for a Cause is hosting a workshop on Marketing strategies for entrepreneurs on 16th of May at the incubator in5 Innovation Centre, in Dubai's Knowledge Village.
Posted: April 27, 2015
UAE. Industry must focus on cyber security, integration and analytics to reduce extraction costs and plug systemic skills crisis; Strategy firm releases white paper on data driven oil fields.
Posted: April 27, 2015
UAE. 80% of senior managers use personal mobile devices at work but only 10% adopt appropriate security measures to protect their data.
Posted: April 27, 2015
UAE. With the UAE ranked 20th happiest country in the world, Triptta Neb stresses the need for Dubai's Smart City Agenda project to focus upon the wellbeing of the workforce above all.
Posted: April 27, 2015
UAE. Smartphone shipments to the Middle East and Africa saw unprecedented year-on-year growth of 83% in 2014, according to Q4 2014 Handsets Tracker released by IDC.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 4, 2015
UAE. Continued volatility seems to be the only certainty at the moment. Although it's hard to predict with any degree of certainty which way the charts will swing, the election polls remaining close does point towards investor sentiment weighing on the GBP.
date:Posted: May 3, 2015
UAE. According to a new The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) study, the world's ocean is worth US$24 trillion - over 15 times the asset size of The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) and the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA) combined.
date:Posted: May 1, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Saudi Arabia's government and external balance sheets currently remain strong and provide a buffer to withstand external shocks, including a drop in oil prices; The outlook remains negative, reflecting S&P's view that Saudi Arabia's general government fiscal position is weakening.
UAE. Continued volatility seems to be the only certainty at the moment. Although it's hard to predict with any degree of certainty which way the charts will swing, the election polls remaining close does point towards investor sentiment weighing on the GBP.
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