The BI-ME Interview

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Posted: 02-03-2008
INTERNATIONAL. A new business book by Aamir A Rehman shatters many myths about the Middle East. He offers an easy-to-read guide at a strategic level for firms seeking to do business in the six nations of the GCC. He explains why Dubai has become a major hub for the region as it experiences an unprecedented expansion in energy, financial services, consumer goods, hospitality, retail, real estate and countless other industries. Here he speaks with BI-ME about his inspirations and insights for tapping into Gulf capital and opportunities. If you read just one book this year, we recommend that you
Posted: December 18, 2018
UAE. Anthony Chalhoub, co-CEO of Chalhoub Group, died on 17 December in Paris following a long battle with cancer.
Posted: September 7, 2018
UAE. Location and facilities enable emirate to carve niche as regional shipping hub.
Posted: April 10, 2018
UAE received 29% of the FDI received by the Arab countries; Interview with HE Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy
Posted: April 9, 2018
The European Union is the largest trading partner of the GCC, when counted as a single economy; UAE's total trade with the European Union reached EUR52 billion.
Posted: March 2, 2018
UAE. Complementary roles for hydrocarbons and renewables, Majid Jafar, CEO Crescent Petroleum, tells Oxford Business Group in an interview.
Posted: January 7, 2018
UAE. Block Gemini's COO Anthony Lauriola presents the company's biggest accomplishments, shares plans and gives the ultimate advice to all the beginners on their path to business success.
Posted: June 29, 2017
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
Posted: April 4, 2017
KUWAIT. Speaking ahead of MEHOC, Badria Ali Abdul Rahman offers insight into Kuwait's strategy to boost heavy oil production.
Posted: November 24, 2016
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.
Posted: November 18, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. "In a recent conversation I had with students, faculty, and alumni at New York University, I had the opportunity to answer some questions concerning the turmoil in the Middle East and America's role in the world."
Posted: November 17, 2016
UAE. Daniel Whyte, Aurecon's BIM Leader for the Built Environment (Middle East) speaks about the digital technologies that were used on the project - Drone videos, 3D modelling and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure - as well as the current challenges and future trends inherent in digital engineering.
Posted: September 15, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Jost Thöne, Stradivari expert and co-owner of VIOLIN ASSETS, offers input on this subject. The company makes high-quality historical and modern string instruments accessible as investments.
Posted: July 6, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. As smart devices are becoming autonomous, chief information security officers are being required to adopt new mechanisms and approaches to trust.
Posted: June 2, 2016
UAE. Speculators are being replaced by end users; Cooling prices are not a concern; Brits are the third largest group of investors outside the Middle East.
Posted: January 23, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. "It's going to come to a point where there is just going to be no real economical benefit to any kind of production staying at any kind of level in those countries. And once they come off, that's going to obviously support oil prices."

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: January 15, 2019
UAE. While organizations will relook at their structure and job roles to enable successful digital transformation across 2019, other key activity areas will be automation of customer experiences and the supply chain, Dimension Data says.
date:Posted: January 14, 2019
UAE. Cyber attacks rated as the highest risk in the UAE; MENA business leaders worried about energy price shock and unemployment.
date:Posted: January 14, 2019
UAE. 2019 starts well after the capitulation of December 2018; Hopes on the "patience" of the Fed and on trade discussions between US and China.
UAE. While organizations will relook at their structure and job roles to enable successful digital transformation across 2019, other key activity areas will be automation of customer experiences and the supply chain, Dimension Data says.
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