Saudi Arabia

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Posted: 03-08-2011
SAUDI ARABIA. CB Richard Ellis released today the latest MarketView for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. OVERVIEWKing Abdullah’s recent pledge to spend 30% of the Kingdom’s annual economic output (approximately US$130 billion) on mass housing, job creation and training, unemployment benefits and a raft of other social and economic measures has been welcomed with great enthusiasm. However, as the supply and demand gap continues to widen in the housing sector, affordability remains the key deterrent for home ownership amongst Saudi nationals. Saudi Arabia has the largest re
Posted: January 29, 2018
UAE. Mandatory health insurance and higher oil price expected to boost spending in the healthcare sector that will create new jobs and help GCC grow.
Posted: January 29, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. As part of the agreement, Saudi Telecom will offer competitive prices to Saudi entrepreneurs.
Posted: January 28, 2018
UAE. Bahrain, Abu Dhabi and Kuwait ended the week on a positive note, +0.6%, +0.4% and +0.2%, respectively.
Posted: January 27, 2018
DAVOS. The objectives of the platform's pre-release were to engage the global policy experts around the tool to solicit feedback.
Posted: January 27, 2018
UAE. Global deal activity remained flat year-on-year; Overall Middle East M&A activity increased in volume and value in Q4 2017 compared to Q3 2017; UAE dominated both inbound and outbound Middle East M&A by volume.
Posted: January 26, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. The acquisition is part of SABIC's long-term growth strategy to remain committed to product differentiation and creating value for its customers.
Posted: January 26, 2018
UAE. Quarterly survey of global CFOs and finance professionals, conducted by ACCA and IMA, found a challenging outlook for the region, but with opportunities for growth too.
Posted: January 24, 2018
UAE. All GCC markets except Kuwait and Muscat recorded lower RevPAR, reflecting the slowdown in performance witnessed across the wider MENA region.
Posted: January 24, 2018
THE NETHERLANDS. Brand owners look for new packaging solutions that speak to consumer expectations with distinctive designs, transparency, hygiene, and easy opening.
Posted: January 24, 2018
LEBANON. The competition includes three tracks : Ideas, Startup, Social Entrepreneurship; Money prizes exceed US$160,000.
Posted: January 24, 2018
DAVOS. The International Performance Hub (IPH) is an interactive platform designed to track over 500 Key Performance Indicators under 12 main pillars that enables comparison for over 200 countries.
Posted: January 21, 2018
UAE. Regional markets continued their upward trend with all main indices ending the week higher with the exception of Oman (-1.2%).
Posted: January 20, 2018
JORDAN. Ivy ODF contains herbal extract of the well-known plant Ivy, a natural ingredient that is used as an expectorant in productive cough.
Posted: January 20, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA. The 40th edition of the renowned award recognized the distinguished contributions of the winners towards humanity.
Posted: January 19, 2018
LEBANON. 2018 annual consumer trends report from J. Walter Thompson's Innovation Group MENA, forecasts 100 trends depicting the region's fast-paced evolution; It captures key themes accelerating the pace of change for consumers.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: February 17, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. Could an ill, dysfunctional city be "treated" through the creation of a "digital twin" as a test bed to prototype urban ideas in a low-risk environment?
date:Posted: February 17, 2018
UAE. The labour market across the GCC and globally is changing dramatically and the nature of new jobs being created does not always match the skills-set of the existing labour pool.
date:Posted: February 16, 2018
UAE. BCG and World Government Summit propose an indicative direction for governments in evaluating the requirements for talent to survive in the 21st century labor market.
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