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Posted: 02-08-2011
UAE. Classic brands are playing by different rules today to grow in the new markets of the East. But is the “New Look” worth it? The continued growth of emerging markets like the Middle East and China are “transforming the luxury industry”, said Claudio D’Arpizio, a Bain & Company partner and lead author of its ‘Spring 2011 Update: Luxury Goods Worldwide Market Study’ upon the report’s release in May. “Luxury has made a brilliant return to the retail stage, but the script has been re-written” to suit both the escalating demand and the new consumer. The Chalhoub Group,
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Applications to the Innovation Challenge are now open until 23 September 2019. FinTech Abu Dhabi 2019takes place from 21 - 23 October 2019.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. The new Lens Profile automatically tailors the editing capabilities of Adobe Lightroom to the Nokia 9 PureView, giving you full editorial control over your images directly on your smartphone.
Posted: June 26, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. This was the largest syndicate of banks ever assembled for an initial public offering in Saudi Arabia and the largest IPO in Saudi Arabia in the last four years.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. The event marks the first international activity undertaken by Department of Energy and International Energy Agency since the strategic partnership agreement signed in May.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Mimecast focuses on working effectively with partners to help improve customers' cyber resilience.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. If exploited, the security hole in Exim, the popular mail transfer agent (MTA) software, could allow attackers to run arbitrary commands on vulnerable mail servers.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 17 aims to provide consistency across all aspects of accounting in insurance.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Businesses within the MEA region are increasingly adopting new technologies to enable faster and more efficient operations across purchase-to-pay, order-to-cash and logistics-to-pay (TMS) processes.
Posted: June 26, 2019
BAHRAIN. The expansion under way, which will make Alba the biggest aluminium smelter in the world, explored by Tim Murray in a video interview.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. ADFG's shareholders will own 58% of the enlarged entity, with SHUAA's existing shareholders owning 42%.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. datamena is connecting its UAE-IX to global Cloud and content Hubs through an international partnership with DE-CIX, the world's leading Internet Exchange operator.
Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Positive price movement demonstrates success of UAE's diversification drive; Dubai (21), Abu Dhabi (33) and Riyadh (35) rank among the most expensive cities for expatriates in the Middle East.
Posted: June 26, 2019
QATAR. The appointments will redevelop GBI's commercial and technical operations to ensure its customers, partners and end users receive exceptional experience end-to-end.
Posted: June 25, 2019
UAE. The study found that people in Saudi Arabia and the UAE have more best friends than those in any other countries surveyed.
Posted: June 25, 2019
UAE. The fortified senior team will help government and commercial organizations build strategic roadmaps, implement innovative initiatives, drive adaptability, transformation and resiliency.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: June 26, 2019
UAE. Positive price movement demonstrates success of UAE's diversification drive; Dubai (21), Abu Dhabi (33) and Riyadh (35) rank among the most expensive cities for expatriates in the Middle East.
date:Posted: June 25, 2019
UAE. There were a number of iconic deals completed in Q1 FY19 which include: Network International IPO, acquisition of Careem by Uber, Saudi Aramco bond listing and investment into ADNOC pipeline and refinery assets by international investors.
date:Posted: June 24, 2019
UAE. The latest edition of PwC's Middle East Economy Watch looks at the recent oil price rebound and its mixed impact on regional economies.