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Posted: 02-08-2011
UAE. Classic brands are playing by different rules today to grow in the new markets of the East. But is the “New Look” worth it? The continued growth of emerging markets like the Middle East and China are “transforming the luxury industry”, said Claudio D’Arpizio, a Bain & Company partner and lead author of its ‘Spring 2011 Update: Luxury Goods Worldwide Market Study’ upon the report’s release in May. “Luxury has made a brilliant return to the retail stage, but the script has been re-written” to suit both the escalating demand and the new consumer. The Chalhoub Group,
Posted: April 27, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. If history shows us that science has spawned so many unintended discoveries, what is around the next corner of unintended scientific breakthroughs?
Posted: April 27, 2017
UAE. IMEAR region covers Indirect channels and Middle East, Africa and Russia territories.
Posted: April 27, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Swicorp was involved throughout the entire process - from origination to due diligence, to deal structuring and negotiations of transactional documentations.
Posted: April 27, 2017
UAE. Other key services highlighted at the event include Co-location, Managed Co-location, Managed Hosting and Disaster Recovery, along with its Cyber Defense Services.
Posted: April 27, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Analysis from a leading international E&P company, which shows UAV inspection is twenty times faster and half the cost of traditional inspection methods.
Posted: April 27, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Increase in foreign direct investment seen as part of efforts to diversify the economy and boost investment inflows into the kingdom; National Transformation Programme updates to be revealed at Saudi Forum 2017.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. McAfee links series of Shamoon Malware campaigns targeting Saudi Arabia; Suggests one common actor behind attacks.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. Big potential seen in Middle East, especially in Saudi, UAE, Qatar, and Egypt, according to STME CEO; Security division records unprecedented growth.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. According to research, improved English proficiency has a strong correlation with more innovation, job creation and overall economic growth.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. A change of scene lifts flagging productivity; 53% of global workers suffering from symptoms of cabin fever find relief by varying their work environment.
Posted: April 26, 2017
LEBANON. The reported drop in net profit (14.9%) in Q1 resulted mainly from the deconsolidation of investments of the Bank's subsidiaries in both Syria and Sudan, as well as from a lower risk appetite in some overseas markets.
Posted: April 26, 2017
KUWAIT. Factors such as big data and artificial intelligence will impact current models for investment research and asset management, although the GCC has been relatively slower in its adoption of Fintech innovations.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. An often ignored area of digital risk is your supply chain; companies that have access to your employee and customer information.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. The asset was acquired in November 2012 with an objective of producing an average annual yield of 7.75% to investors, and an IRR of around 11% over a three-year holding period.
Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. New PwC report finds an increasing need for mid-market accommodations to cater to a younger generation that does not put much emphasis on star ratings; Emerging markets will overtake developed markets as a tourism and hospitality destination but also as key provider of customers.

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date:Posted: April 27, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. If history shows us that science has spawned so many unintended discoveries, what is around the next corner of unintended scientific breakthroughs?
date:Posted: April 27, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. Increase in foreign direct investment seen as part of efforts to diversify the economy and boost investment inflows into the kingdom; National Transformation Programme updates to be revealed at Saudi Forum 2017.
date:Posted: April 26, 2017
UAE. New PwC report finds an increasing need for mid-market accommodations to cater to a younger generation that does not put much emphasis on star ratings; Emerging markets will overtake developed markets as a tourism and hospitality destination but also as key provider of customers.
SAUDI ARABIA. Increase in foreign direct investment seen as part of efforts to diversify the economy and boost investment inflows into the kingdom; National Transformation Programme updates to be revealed at Saudi Forum 2017.
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