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Posted: 23-07-2011
EGYPT. Egypt's interim military rulers are committed to transforming the Arab world's most populous nation into a democracy, Field Marshall Mohamed Hussein Tantawi said in a televised address on Saturday. Tantawi, heading the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces that was handed power when Hosni Mubarak was forced to leave office in February, has come under increasing pressure by protesters who say the army is dragging its feet on reforms. Egyptian youth protesters vowed to remain in Cairo's Tahrir Square until their demands are met, after violence broke out in Egyptian cities between military
Posted: July 17, 2018
EGYPT. The hotel's glamorous design ethos and refurbished retro-modern interiors hark back to the glory days of the 1960s, when the resort first opened.
Posted: July 2, 2018
UAE. For the month of June, UAE markets came in as the worst performers among their peers driven by news that the private equity firm Abraaj was filing for liquidation.
Posted: June 27, 2018
UAE. Growing environmental awareness and water stress drives industries to adopt sustainable and energy-efficient solutions.
Posted: June 16, 2018
UAE. MENA region recorded 93 deals amounting to US$15.4b in Q1 2018; UAE records highest announced Q1 deal value in the region at US$5.1b; Oil & gas deal value reached US$7.2b in Q1 2018; Almost 80% of MENA boards focused on portfolio transformation.
Posted: June 14, 2018
UAE. Senior industry experts will come together to discuss game changing trends in the automotive industry and their implications for Morocco.
Posted: June 8, 2018
UAE. DMS will offer four engaging Snapchat formats to advertisers in Kuwait and Egypt.
Posted: June 4, 2018
EGYPT. ICEC is the ideal platform for global industry leaders to deliver sustainable intelligent cities for the future generations.
Posted: June 4, 2018
UAE. The coming period will be affected by the aftermath of the MSCI rebalances of last week, coupled with Ramadan and the upcoming holiday season.
Posted: May 23, 2018
UAE. The theme of the event to be held 24-27 June in Hammamet, Tunisia is: "Digital Transformation and the Insurance Industry in the Arab World."
Posted: May 9, 2018
UAE. Survey finds Arab youth overwhelmingly back Mohammed Bin Salman's move to allow Saudi women to drive and fully support his anti-graft crackdown; Majority of Arab youth say Daesh (ISIS) and its ideology are heading for total defeat.
Posted: May 5, 2018
EGYPT. Mohamed Magdi Omar will have full responsibility for the growth of Lockton Egypt, helping launch its market leading proposition and enabling the business to provide on the ground support for its clients
Posted: May 3, 2018
UAE. Saudi Arabia led the MENA IPO activity in volume and value; REITs dominate IPO listings in first quarter with five deals; IPO outlook for UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Egypt is strong.
Posted: April 30, 2018
UAE. Al Masah Capital Weekly Report's expectations for this week: A range bound trading activity, with investors monitoring the release of 1Q earnings.
Posted: April 9, 2018
UAE. Most of the regional indexes ended last week on a negative note with Bahrain -2.7%, followed by -2.6% in Kuwait, -0.8% and -0.2% in Dubai and Egypt, respectively.
Posted: April 7, 2018
EGYPT. The survey, sponsored by Emirates NBD and produced by IHS Markit, contains original data collected from a monthly survey of business conditions in the private sector.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: July 23, 2018
Survey of business leaders in 16 countries reveals reality of digital transformation initiatives; The findings also provide insights in which fields in particular AI offers benefits.
date:Posted: July 20, 2018
UAE. Burglars can't steal your property if they can't break into your house. Here are some extra precautions you should take before leaving for your holidays.
date:Posted: July 19, 2018
UAE. The technologies most valuable to national defence are those that maximise the nation's freedom to develop and use its military capability as it sees fit.
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