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Posted: 08-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. Marc Faber the Swiss fund manager and Gloom Boom & Doom editor spoke today about the Standard & Poor's credit rating downgrade of US sovereign debt, and how the downgrade was long overdue as the 'junk bond' was no longer worth of an AAA rating. He views the downgrade as moderately positive for equities because it shows investors there is a risk in holding government bonds and discusses the conditions that will lead to QE3. Speaking in an interview from Chiang Mai, Thailand, with Susan Li on Bloomberg's "Asia Edge" this morning, Faber said a government b
Posted: May 20, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
Posted: May 17, 2019
LONDON. The UAE is the best-known example of business-friendly reform in the MENA region; Many Western countries' instinct to protect and turn inwards, combined with a wider stagnation in the quality of Governance globally is acting as a brake on Economic Openness.
Posted: May 17, 2019
UAE. Ecosystems and open platforms create an economy of things; First Digital Trust Forum with international experts; "We need secure, open platforms and an internet in which users have the power to decide for themselves."
Posted: May 16, 2019
UAE. New data ranking the "cybermaturity" of organisations reveals the most commonly targeted sectors are also the most prepared to deal with the ever-evolving threat landscape.
Posted: May 16, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. Ayman Abdullah Al Fallaj, CEO of THIQAH, Saudi leader of change within the business services industry tells Oxford Business Group's online channel, Global Platform.
Posted: May 16, 2019
UAE. Transformation is happening all around us and inside of each organization; IT is now a critical part of the business; every organization has become digital and the cloud is touching everything. It is time to step up and move boldly to the cloud.
Posted: May 14, 2019
UAE. Robots can enhance the factory floor, while AI can drive improved decision-making in the boardroom; The important thing is to accept that advanced technologies will help your business grow.
Posted: May 14, 2019
UAE. Bank calls upon companies to take a more proactive role in sustainability reporting; Top drivers for organisations investing in sustainability are improving reputation and sense of responsibility, study finds.
Posted: May 13, 2019
UAE. The streaming company is reaping the rewards of its expansion into the Middle East; Its original content seems to be enhancing its Buzz and Impression scores in these countries.
Posted: May 13, 2019
UAE. The Spring 2019 issue of the magazine puts technology in the spotlight with topics such as machine learning in security of oilfield service businesses.
Posted: May 13, 2019
UAE. Realizing that most large organizations today have sophisticated security defenses, bad actors are beginning to target third-party vendors, as a means to gain access to an enterprises' network.
Posted: May 12, 2019
UAE. IT Professionals still struggle with patching operating systems and managing shadow IT.
Posted: May 12, 2019
UAE. Forcepoint examines the attributes of TinyPOS and explores why retailers are still faced with POS malware and what can be done to protect them, consumers and their personal data.
Posted: May 11, 2019
UAE. "The sharp rise in output and new work in April is encouraging, as it suggests GDP growth is accelerating after a relatively soft 2018."
Posted: May 8, 2019
UAE. Hybrid cloud capabilities constitute a growing necessity in the dynamic, digital business climate, in which enterprises demand the freedom to dynamically provision and manage applications based on business needs.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 20, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
date:Posted: May 17, 2019
LONDON. The UAE is the best-known example of business-friendly reform in the MENA region; Many Western countries' instinct to protect and turn inwards, combined with a wider stagnation in the quality of Governance globally is acting as a brake on Economic Openness.
date:Posted: May 17, 2019
UAE. Ecosystems and open platforms create an economy of things; First Digital Trust Forum with international experts; "We need secure, open platforms and an internet in which users have the power to decide for themselves."
INTERNATIONAL. With "all things digital", a generous amount of ambiguity and experimentation is always to be expected. But one thing seems fairly certain: big data will demand more of people, not less, as our digital epoch unfolds.
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