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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: December 22, 2016
UAE. The announcement of such a high number of projects, demonstrates the confidence that the developer has in Dubai's property and real estate market.
Posted: December 22, 2016
UAE. "The Academy's programs do not only focus on future planning, but also combine them with design and modeling tools in order to enable participants to identify future trends and challenges."
Posted: December 22, 2016
UAE. Interim CEO Jeff Goodman will return to his role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) to support Jourlait during the next few months.
Posted: December 22, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Deloitte holds annual seminar in Saudi Arabia on income tax and zakat along with other updates relating to the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting concept currently being discussed by the OECD for development of country-by-country reporting frameworks.
Posted: December 21, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Orangina, the most agitated beverage on the soft drinks market continues to astonish us! The brand imagined a fun and novel experience to encourage consumers to shake their can for a perfectly mixed pulp.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. PwC Middle East releases report on the Middle East's shopping habits; Online retail, rise of millennial shoppers and social media are disrupting the face of Middle Eastern retail.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. Global Investor, the leading international publication specialising in asset management, announced the award during the 2016 Global Investor/ISF MENA Awards ceremony in Dubai.
Posted: December 21, 2016
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Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. With the number of connected devices more than doubling by 2020, cyberattacks will shift to "disruptive" and "destructive" attacks, especially on the hybrid cloud, mobile devices, and critical national infrastructure.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. Musab Alkateeb appointed as CEO of Siemens in Iraq; Thomas Schmidt will become CFO for Siemens' Iraq business; New appointments strengthen Siemens' operations in Iraq.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. The airline is working on detailed contingency plans to ensure it is able to operate its normal flight programme from all its airports despite proposed industrial action by Unite trade union.
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. GAAP Company total software and services revenues excluding IP increase 50% year over year; Company raises full year non-GAAP EPS outlook
Posted: December 21, 2016
UAE. The increase in mobile penetration and the massive growth of an unregulated app market in Android-based devices have enabled cybercriminals to introduce infected applications.
Posted: December 20, 2016
UAE. The cost of financial crime compliance is high - the consequences of failure even greater.
Posted: December 20, 2016
UAE. The competition will take place from March 16-18, 2017 at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: February 23, 2017
UAE. Dubai strongly positioned as financial, retail, construction, and transportation services hub for the region, according to latest report from A. T. Kearney.
date:Posted: February 23, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Despite its starring role in business and everyday life, many economists openly question whether technology is visible in traditional economic metrics such as GDP, productivity, and corporate profits.
date:Posted: February 23, 2017
UAE. New MEED Insight report shows how lower oil prices have reshaped Middle East investment strategies in oil, gas and petrochemicals projects.
INTERNATIONAL. This is part two of a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, where I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world.
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