Business Life

FEATURED REPORT...
Posted: 03-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. New York is famed as "the city that never sleeps" but London, reveals a new study, sleeps even less, as do over 30 other cities worldwide. None sleepless than Cairo, the strife-torn capital of Egypt, which is today named the "world's most 24-hour" city by a study of the world's most round-the-clock metropolises. But New York ranks a humiliating 32nd, behind London (17th), Paris (18th), Rome (27th) and an embarrassingly long list of other cities. The first global ranking of the world's "most 24-hour" - or most nocturnal - cities, comes from analysing 120 million online chat
Posted: October 19, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Don't ask kids what they want to be when they grow up but what problems do they want to solve. Maybe it's time to re-pose the question to our 6-year-old selves, who (not what) do I want to be in the future?
Posted: October 13, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. 44 of the world's cities ranked according to their "magnetism" in The Mori Memorial Foundation's GPCI 2017; Dubai featured for the first time with strong ratings for corporate tax rates, ranking No.11 in that category.
Posted: October 13, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Elizabeth de Portzamparc has set up a unique architectural dialog between this ancient heritage and contemporary architecture.
Posted: October 11, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The evolution of our way of life is moving at an exponential rate with all these innovations. If this is how our needs are addressed now, imagine what it would be like in 20 years.
Posted: October 5, 2017
UAE. A solution that shows for the first time ever how disruptive technologies, including Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Data Analytics, can be harnessed to transform customer experience.
Posted: October 4, 2017
UAE. The Duke of York is currently visiting Abu Dhabi to host events related to Pitch@Palace UAE, a global initiative which helps and connects entrepreneurs and early stage business with potential supporters.
Posted: September 30, 2017
LEBANON. Titled "Witnesses of Time", Joe Ghanem's winning series of photographs documents the oldest living people in Lebanon, through unique portraits.
Posted: September 23, 2017
UAE. Award-winning Hiba Khamlichi from Morocco will showcase her works until October 5.
Posted: September 15, 2017
UAE. First of its kind study in the MENA region reveals why we are emotionally drawn to certain destinations and environments; Visible everyday human activity, greenery, artistic features and bright colours found to be the most powerful drivers of emotional engagement.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. This year's event will have more than a touch of Bollywood glitz and glamour, as it has been confirmed that actress, model and former Miss Universe, Lara Dutta, will be hosting it.
Posted: September 14, 2017
UAE. Holborn Assets has been sourcing and funding hundreds of notepads, pens, pencils, art kits, calculators, school bags and more to provide refugee children with a range of academic equipment.
Posted: September 10, 2017
LEBANON. Promoting a culture of entrepreneurship to find innovative technology solutions for refugee challenges.
Posted: September 5, 2017
JORDAN. A new fresh parenting online platform that features advice about pregnancy, child development and related topics, is getting attention from mothers.
Posted: August 21, 2017
UAE. From August 21 to October 31, fans in the UAE can experience a VR broadcast of "A Head Full of Dreams Tour" with Samsung in Dubai Mall.
Posted: August 16, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Asphalt or from analogue to digital, the simple lessons of history remain. If all else fails, start by building a road . You'll let out the first ripple of many.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: October 20, 2017
UAE. Fintech will reduce the profitability of some of the UAE. GCC banks' business lines, particularly money transfer and foreign-currency exchange.
date:Posted: October 20, 2017
UAE. Equity and equity-related issuance: US$1.2 billion; Debt issuance: US$84.1 billion; Investment banking fees: US$669.2 million.
date:Posted: October 19, 2017
Analysts discuss security trends at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Dubai; Security services will continue to be the fastest growing segment in line with global trends, especially IT outsourcing, consulting and implementation services.
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
dhgate