You are hereHome CountriesNews

News

FEATURED REPORT...
Posted: 09-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Classical political economists like Adam Smith or David Ricardo never used the term “economy” by itself. They always used the term “political economy.” For classical economists, it was impossible to understand politics without economics or economics without politics. The two fields are certainly different but they are also intimately linked. The use of the term “economy” by itself did not begin until the late 19th century. Smith understood that while an efficient market would emerge from individual choices, those choices were framed by the political system in whi
Posted: July 28, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. General softening of the residential market this quarter, with a marginal decline in both rentals in Riyadh and sale prices in Jeddah, according to JLL's latest report.
Posted: July 28, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The vessel based engineering work involves Bibby Offshore installing a cathodic protection system on one platform, and performing air diving services to complete routine and non-routine inspection, repair and maintenance support.
Posted: July 28, 2016
BAHRAIN. "The move will also improve investor confidence and make Bahrain an attractive place to work and live in."
Posted: July 28, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. "Move fast" and "Agility" have become the new business mantras, yet in a world where volatility is the new norm, thinking deeply enough and long enough will allow us to come up with something truly differentiated.
Posted: July 28, 2016
GSMA calls for applications for mobile-based products or Services from African and Asian startups; Fund backed by the UK Department for International Development (DFID).
Posted: July 28, 2016
UAE. Growth of the combined turnover of finalists averaged 199% from2013 - 2015, with at least seven businesses founded since 2013 seeing growth rates of 200% or more.
Posted: July 27, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. The specific technologies that will have the biggest impact on each industry will vary, but PwC analysis identifies the "Essential Eight" which will have the most cross-industry and global impact over the coming years.
Posted: July 27, 2016
UAE. Cluttons report highlights that build-to-suit facilities have increased in popularity, with Dubai South and JAFZA in focus.
Posted: July 27, 2016
UAE. The event will feature senior executives discussing the impact of current market conditions, perspectives on the global reinsurance market and A.M. Best's rating trends.
Posted: July 27, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Mobile ecosystem adds more than US$150 billion in economic value to African economy.
Posted: July 27, 2016
UAE. Apartments in Discovery Gardens yield 10.2%; Villas in the Springs 6.4%; Residential sales and rental markets relatively flat; Outlook for rental demand weak.
Posted: July 27, 2016
UAE. Closing Attackers' "Window of Opportunity" is top priority for organizations; Cisco leads industry in reducing time to detection with new 13-hour low.
Posted: July 27, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Creative and innovative design needs to underpin engineering and engineered solutions.
Posted: July 27, 2016
UAE. You can break security analytics in threat management into discovery analytics -right brain and investigative analytics -left brain - the fundamental pillars in a cyber security framework.
Posted: July 27, 2016
UAE. Acquisition builds on A10's value in making customers more agile by bridging app needs spanning data centers, public clouds, private clouds, and hybrid clouds.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 31, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Finland tops 2016 Social Progress Index; Canada, Australia and UK also perform well; The most significant underperformers relative to GDP are the Gulf States: Saudi Arabia (65th, $49,537); Kuwait (45th, $69,878) and the UAE (39th, $64,563).
date:Posted: July 29, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Iran received its first delivery of Russian-made S-300 air defense systems in May; Satellite imagery shows intensive construction underway at an air base near Tehran to accommodate the systems.
date:Posted: July 28, 2016
LIBYA. Libyan strategic projects set to soar after Libyan Local Investment & Development Fund (LLIDF) appoints PwC as its strategic advisor.
INTERNATIONAL. Finland tops 2016 Social Progress Index; Canada, Australia and UK also perform well; The most significant underperformers relative to GDP are the Gulf States: Saudi Arabia (65th, $49,537); Kuwait (45th, $69,878) and the UAE (39th, $64,563).
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
dhgate