The BI-ME Interview

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: 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: May 12, 2019
BAHRAIN. Jean-Christophe Durand, CEO, National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) gave recently a wide-ranging video interview to Oxford Business Group's online broadcasting channel, Global Platform.
Posted: April 30, 2019
SAUDI ARABIA. Husameddin Al Madani, Director-General, ADAA (2015-2018), interviewed by Oxford Business Group's Global Platform.
Posted: April 9, 2019
INTERNATIONAL. Episode 1 of new video series discusses just why it is that an industry in a period of unprecedented activity is struggling to capitalise on this demand.
Posted: January 29, 2019
UAE. Oxford Buisness Group's most recent Economic View tackles the appeal of Dubai brands and the city as a creative centre.
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."


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.