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UAE. Nada al Qassimi was the head of media and marketing at the Dubai Health Authority when the company hired to run the campaign on diabetes botched the job. Having seen too many companies, especially foreign ones, run bad campaigns because of the lack of understanding of the local culture, she decided to open her own company, Two 12, in the midst of the recession in March 2008, to provide better marketing and advertising services to organisations in the UAE. Over in Abu Dhabi, Ziad al Khaja and Abboud al Braiki of Visual Advertising created the city’s first roadside recycling bins that g
Posted: February 18, 2019
UAE.The report found that IT groups have once again stated cybersecurity skills represents the biggest area they experience a problematic skills shortage; percentage of IT groups experiencing this problematic shortage has grown year-over year.
Posted: February 15, 2019
UAE. Digital transformation requires successful orchestration of technology across the organization and there is nobody better suited to lead this than the CIO, explains Paul Potgieter, Managing Director - UAE, Dimension Data.
Posted: February 13, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. OBG Business Barometer -KSA CEO Survey 2019: Results suggest that reforms and changing demographics are bringing new dynamism.
Posted: February 13, 2019
UAE. Presidents, Prime Ministers, business leaders, philanthropists gather in Dubai to map-out sustainable future for citizens; Africa can realize its full potential if it becomes a united continent, says Rwanda President Paul Kagame.
Posted: February 12, 2019
UAE. PwC report released in conjunction with Dubai's World Government Summit, assesses the potential impact of quantum computing, detailing expected opportunities and specific risks.
Posted: February 12, 2019
UAE. And yet 62% of respondents admitted their inability to monitor and measure the experiences users have when utilizing their organizations' digital services.
Posted: February 11, 2019
UAE. Dubai Economy Tracker improves to seven-month high of 55.8 in January; Business expectations at record high.
Posted: February 11, 2019
UAE. The report, produced in conjunction with the World Government Summit, looks into strategies, actions and policies for resolving upskilling issues, calling for governments, businesses and society to work together, to engender sustainable growth, employability and inclusion.
Posted: February 10, 2019
UAE. New PwC report calls on policymakers to engage with their youth to build the data economies of the future; Study launched in collaboration with The World Government Summit.
Posted: February 10, 2019
UAE. Maurice Gravier, CIO, Emirates NBD Group: "2019 starts with markets overshooting fundamentals. There are late cycle forces at play, slowing economic and earnings growth, but we don't forecast a recession in the US nor a hard-landing in China."
Posted: February 9, 2019
NEW YORK. Successful businesses will take advantage of new set of technologies but prioritize trust, responsibility, privacy and security.
Posted: February 8, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. By 2022, Gartner predicts that 70% of organizations using biometric authentication for workforce access will implement it via smartphone apps, regardless of the endpoint device being used.
Posted: February 7, 2019
UAE. Independent study conducted by Equinix of over 1,200 senior IT professionals across EMEA highlights contrast around cloud adoption.
Posted: February 6, 2019
UAE. The latest issue of PwC's Middle East Economy Watch unpacks the economic trends from 2018, previews the outlook for 2019, and takes a deep dive into the economic impact of the VAT roll out in the UAE and Saudi Arabia.
Posted: February 6, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. Headline PMI climbs to 56.2 supported by faster increases in output, new orders and employment.

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date:Posted: February 18, 2019
UAE.The report found that IT groups have once again stated cybersecurity skills represents the biggest area they experience a problematic skills shortage; percentage of IT groups experiencing this problematic shortage has grown year-over year.
date:Posted: February 15, 2019
UAE. Digital transformation requires successful orchestration of technology across the organization and there is nobody better suited to lead this than the CIO, explains Paul Potgieter, Managing Director - UAE, Dimension Data.
date:Posted: February 13, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. OBG Business Barometer -KSA CEO Survey 2019: Results suggest that reforms and changing demographics are bringing new dynamism.
UAE.The report found that IT groups have once again stated cybersecurity skills represents the biggest area they experience a problematic skills shortage; percentage of IT groups experiencing this problematic shortage has grown year-over year.
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