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Posted: 01-08-2011
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: September 6, 2018
UAE. A skilled and agile workforce that can successfully use these technologies can enable manufacturers to rise to the challenges presented by Industry 4.0.
Posted: September 5, 2018
UAE. Employers are optimizing costs by shifting from cash allowances to a focus on benefits for employees.
Posted: September 4, 2018
UAE. Emerging technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI), play a critical role in enabling companies to be ubiquitous, always available, and connected to business ecosystems to survive in the near future.
Posted: August 28, 2018
UAE. Analysts to explore latest cloud trends at the Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conferences in London and Las Vegas; Amazon was the No. 1 vendor in the IaaS market in 2017, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and IBM.
Posted: August 20, 2018
UAE. Saadi Kawkji from Aruba uncovers the pros and cons of the digital workplace and how to approach the trend while balancing risk with experience.
Posted: August 15, 2018
LONDON. The continued dependence on this interest-free loan, which is provided by the shareholders to cover any deficit in the policyholders' fund, does not provide enough incentive to operators to manage their companies in the best interest of policyholders and shareholders.
Posted: July 24, 2018
QATAR. The Middle East accounted for the highest share of wealth held in investable assets with Qatar investable wealth projected to grow at a CAGR of 7 percent by 2022, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group.
Posted: July 24, 2018
UAE. The ACCA & Thomson Reuters VAT Return Filing and Compliance survey has found many businesses still seem unsure about what is required of them in relation to certain aspects of the VAT regime and therefore require further clarification.
Posted: July 10, 2018
AMSTERDAM. 65% of organizations can’t analyze or categorize all the consumer data they store; Only 54% of companies know where all of their sensitive data is stored; 68% of IT professionals believe their organizations are failing to carry out all procedures in line with data protection laws.
Posted: July 9, 2018
UAE. IoT represents the beginning of a new era of networked systems in which highly developed applications intelligently monitor and control sensors, mobile devices, and machines in production environments and elsewhere.
Posted: July 3, 2018
UAE. Combining the methods, tools, and techniques of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence is the natural next step in managing the increasing complexity of 5G and IoT.
Posted: July 1, 2018
UAE. Working abroad loses appeal, workplace relationships remain priority, in global study by BCG and The Network; London continues to be the first-choice city for talent worldwide.
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
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
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: September 18, 2018
UAE. The Tax Dispute Resolution Committee is an administrative committee formed to decide on administrative decisions issued by an administrative body [the Federal Tax Authority].
date:Posted: September 17, 2018
UAE. Leading cloud experts chart multi-cloud's trajectory over the next five years; Report also features exclusive qualitative interview input from influential EMEA, global and Middle East-focused cloud experts.
date:Posted: September 16, 2018
UAE. Global demand for mobile data transmissions to grow by 40% Year-on-Year as 5G technology remains hot trend in the GCC.
LONDON. The impact of the competitive landscape has been more keenly felt amongst regional reinsurers that lack the scale and diversification of their foreign counterparts, coupled with "following" market practices that restrict their ability to dictate terms.
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