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Posted: 03-12-2008
UAE. Liverpool Football Club Captain Steven Gerrard joined forces with ‘Team Azizi’ last night at a VIP launch event for the Dubai-based developer Azizi Investments at London’s Dorchester Hotel. Gerrard gave his seal of approval to his signature tower - the Azizi Crystal at The Palm Jebel Ali - at the launch, which was attended by a host of VIP investors as well as guest speakers from CNN and Bloomberg. Within minutes of launch, the developer said it had achieved sales of more than AED150 million, dramatically bucking overall market trends and indicating continued interest in the
Posted: April 19, 2015
UAE. 3rd Edition of ArabNet returns to the UAE from May 27-28; Research by McKinsey &Co goes as far as saying that those who become digital leaders can expect 50% profit boosts in their next five years.
Posted: April 19, 2015
BAHRAIN. The specialist savings, investments and pension provider creates 30 new roles in support of its growing sales and marketing initiatives.
Posted: April 18, 2015
UAE. Traditional approaches to information security are no longer adequate to protect information networks from modern threats.
Posted: April 17, 2015
UAE. Disconnect between IT and business operations means regional companiess may lack strong security policy, says Condo Protego.
Posted: April 17, 2015
UAE. Latest session of "Innovation Days" highlights role of social media in government - citizen engagement, hosted by MBRSG and SAP.
Posted: April 17, 2015
UAE. JLL's Dubai Real Estate Market Overview report assesses the latest trends in the office, residential, retail and hotel sectors.
Posted: April 17, 2015
UAE. While 80% of IT decision-makers feel their organization's perimeter security is effective at keeping out security threats, 6% of IT decision-makers in the Middle East admit their company has fallen victim to a data breach in 2015.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. Dubai designer and entrepreneur Catherine Granger has created classy yet edgy footwear label So Soulier, soon available at exclusive locations.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. Regional security expert sheds light on SSL encryption that is being commonly used by organizations.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. New "Watch Your Food" app is being developed in collaboration with Circle Café; First of its kind in the region to track delivery orders in real-time.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. MoveSouq.com, a Dubai-based comparison site for home services, has released the results of its latest survey of Dubai residents' rental costs.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. In era of lower prices but rising demand, technology helps optimize efficiency, increase profitability, and guard against price volatility.
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. "If our growth is curtailed or our investments in airlines are compromised, the real damage will be to Europe in lost jobs, lost flight connectivity, lost investment in local and national economies and lost consumer choice."
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. Global study by Aruba Networks confirms the need to identify and support high-risk, security-agnostic employees to protect sensitive data.
Posted: April 15, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. An estimated US$8 trillion to be generated through new connections over next decade; The Trend Report estimates that there will be 50 billion devices connected to the Internet by 2020 compared to 15 billion today.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: April 19, 2015
UAE. Deloitte experts consider that residential transactions have slowed to a more sustainable level; Leveling off in capital growth, in certain areas; This new characteristic suggests a market that is in fact maturing and arguably strengthening.
date:Posted: April 19, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The EIA once again capitulated on the myth that rig counts don't matter and the productivity of wells would largely offset, leaving the industry on a continuous path to higher output.
date:Posted: April 19, 2015
QATAR. The first Renminbi Clearance Centre (RCC) in the MENA region, to be located in Doha; The RCC will allow for claims denominated in RMB to be settled in Doha and exchanged for other currencies, including the Qatari Riyal (QAR).
UAE. Deloitte experts consider that residential transactions have slowed to a more sustainable level; Leveling off in capital growth, in certain areas; This new characteristic suggests a market that is in fact maturing and arguably strengthening.
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