Politics & Economics

FEATURED REPORT...
Posted: 19-07-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Something extraordinary, albeit not unexpected, is happening in the Persian Gulf region. The United States, lacking a coherent strategy to deal with Iran and too distracted to develop one, is struggling to navigate Iraq’s fractious political landscape in search of a deal that would allow Washington to keep a meaningful military presence in the country beyond the end-of-2011 deadline stipulated by the current Status of Forces Agreement. At the same time, Saudi Arabia, dubious of U.S. capabilities and intentions toward Iran, appears to be inching reluctantly toward an accommod
Posted: July 19, 2018
UAE. Emaar also announces move to launch three dedicated pavilions in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, all three cities connected to Dubai by Emirates Airline.
Posted: July 19, 2018
UAE. The technologies most valuable to national defence are those that maximise the nation's freedom to develop and use its military capability as it sees fit.
Posted: July 15, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. AI is bigger than any one company, industry or country can address on its own. It will take the whole of our technology ecosystem and the world's governments to realize the full promise of AI; Priorities should include education and research.
Posted: July 10, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. KPMG said that the Government's focus on reforms in a number of areas including laws and regulations would contribute to the acceleration of M&A activities in 2018
Posted: July 9, 2018
UAE. A potential leader in emerging markets, Iraq offers unlimited investment opportunities and requires over US$30 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) per annum.
Posted: July 4, 2018
UAE. Leading specialist for government documentation to assist investors in facilitating requirements, including visa and other documentation services.
Posted: July 2, 2018
UAE. Working abroad loses appeal, workplace relationships remain priority, in global study by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and The Network; London continues to be the first-choice city for talent worldwide.
Posted: June 22, 2018
BAHRAIN. The fastest growth rate in the GCC. The rapid growth came in spite of a drop in global FDI of 23%; Bahrain's reforms were recently recognised as the best place to invest in the MEA region.
Posted: June 18, 2018
UAE. Five-day roadshow to meet public & private organizations focused on technologies, healthcare, agriculture, aerospace, transportation & infrastructure.
Posted: June 12, 2018
UAE. Blockchain's system for record-keeping, transparency and verification could replace the role of trust in our society; It can bring new efficiencies to commerce and profoundly change how the world conducts business and interacts with governments.
Posted: June 7, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. The findings were indicative of a moderate improvement in business conditions, with the latest expansion being the strongest registered in three months.
Posted: June 6, 2018
UAE. Sharper growth in both output and new orders were the key drivers behind the latest expansion; New export business reached a 30-month high.
Posted: June 6, 2018
LONDON. UAE ranks 44th amongst 163 countries, positioned 12 spots higher than the previous year; 92 countries deteriorated whilst 71 countries improved between 2016 and 2017 - the worst result in the last four years.
Posted: June 5, 2018
AMSTERDAM. Gemalto technology enables Belgian itsme app to hit one million transactions a month.
Posted: June 5, 2018
SINGAPORE. As Singapore develops its digital economy, a trusted ecosystem is key, where industries can benefit from innovations in technology while consumer confidence and understanding can be assured.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 15, 2018
UAE. The attack, called "Thermanator", could use your body heat against you in order to steal your credentials or any other short string of text that you have typed on a computer keyboard.
date:Posted: July 15, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. AI is bigger than any one company, industry or country can address on its own. It will take the whole of our technology ecosystem and the world's governments to realize the full promise of AI; Priorities should include education and research.
date:Posted: July 14, 2018
UAE. When trade-off decisions have to be made, better visibility should be the number one priority, not greater control. It is better to be able to see everything in the cloud, than to attempt to control an incomplete portion of it.
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