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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: April 16, 2015
UAE. Regional security expert sheds light on SSL encryption that is being commonly used by organizations.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. New "Watch Your Food" app is being developed in collaboration with Circle Café; First of its kind in the region to track delivery orders in real-time.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. MoveSouq.com, a Dubai-based comparison site for home services, has released the results of its latest survey of Dubai residents' rental costs.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. In era of lower prices but rising demand, technology helps optimize efficiency, increase profitability, and guard against price volatility.
Posted: April 16, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Up 800,000 b/d from February to highest level since November 2012; Saudi Arabia boosted production by 280,000 b/d to 10 million b/d.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. The UAE is a typical example of how the growth of talents and skills is key to improving competitiveness; Algeria, Libya and Yemen rank in the bottom quartile globally, while most of the GCC countries rank among the top quartile globally.
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. Study reveals the digital divide between Internet haves and have-nots is widening, with a number of emerging markets failing to implement the basic reforms that could boost economic development.
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. "If our growth is curtailed or our investments in airlines are compromised, the real damage will be to Europe in lost jobs, lost flight connectivity, lost investment in local and national economies and lost consumer choice."
Posted: April 15, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. One solution to Greece's debt problem is to abandon the euro and resurrect the drachma. Peter Schiff explains why this would be ideal for Greek politicians, but a disaster for Greek citizens and creditors. He also reveals why the U.S. faces the same debt dilemma, with one major difference - the US already has a currency it can devalue.
Posted: April 15, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. "The Commission's preliminary view is that such conduct infringes EU anti-trust rules because it stifles competition and harms consumers."
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. Global study by Aruba Networks confirms the need to identify and support high-risk, security-agnostic employees to protect sensitive data.
Posted: April 15, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. An estimated US$8 trillion to be generated through new connections over next decade; The Trend Report estimates that there will be 50 billion devices connected to the Internet by 2020 compared to 15 billion today.
Posted: April 15, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Iran said on Wednesday it would only accept a deal over its contested nuclear program if world powers simultaneously lifted all sanctions imposed on it.
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. "Attackers don't need to break down the door to a company's network when the keys are readily available."
Posted: April 15, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The current balancing act in the Middle East represents a fundamental rebalancing of American strategy. It is still clumsy and poorly thought out, but it is happening. And for the rest of the world, the idea that the Americans are coming will become more and more rare.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: April 18, 2015
UAE. "Women's Careers in the GCC - The CEO Agenda" is culmination of in-depth survey of over 600 businesswomen across the GCC Region; Research makes five key recommendations to boost the number of women in the workplace.
date:Posted: April 17, 2015
QATAR. Northwestern University study reveals changing views on political speech, social media use, news credibility; places attitudes and behaviors of Arab countries in global context.
date:Posted: April 17, 2015
LEBANON. "The persisting high level of political uncertainties in the country and wide spillovers from the Syrian crisis, represented the main factors that negatively affected the confidence of Lebanese consumers during the third quarter of 2014."
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