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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: September 19, 2017
UAE. Sixty-four leading brands from the UAE were awarded Superbrands status and the 2017 Superbrands book was unveiled at the event, also dubbed the "Oscars of Branding".
Posted: September 19, 2017
UAE. Markets traded sideways last week, with the exception of the Qatari market which reached close to its 5 year lows.
Posted: September 19, 2017
UAE. Riverbed Technology is set to address the challenges Middle East enterprises face with the agility, visibility, and performance of their mission-critical business applications.
Posted: September 19, 2017
UAE. The contract for the fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park is awarded to a consortium comprising Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power and China's Shanghai Electric.
Posted: September 19, 2017
UAE. The overall student base across all university campuses is estimated at 162,000, growing at 8-10%; IPSEF Higher Education Forum takes place 4-5 October.
Posted: September 18, 2017
UAE. Sicuro has recently launched its new personal tracking app solution with intelligent safety and smart reporting features.
Posted: September 18, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. A new report by executive search firm Metin Mitchell & Co highlights the confidence that Saudi women feel about their working futures and what needs to be done to increase the number of women in the workplace.
Posted: September 17, 2017
UAE. 800 leading educators from 68 countries will convene in Abu Dhabi next month to discuss transformational, behavioural and technology trends in education.
Posted: September 16, 2017
UAE. UAE Leads the Nationality Ranking in the GCC; Henley & Partners-Kochenov Quality of Nationality Index (QNI) is the first global index to rank the Quality of Nationalities; Among the 195 nationalities listed in the index, UAE ranks (49th) place, Kuwait (72nd), Saudi Arabia (82nd), Oman (83rd), and Bahrain (84th).
Posted: September 16, 2017
THE NETHERLANDS. Sabic also announced a new investment in a state-of-the-art PP extrusion facility to be built at the same location, ui Gelen, the Netherlands.
Posted: September 16, 2017
UAE. New HPE OfficeConnect OC20 wireless solution enables set up of secure employee and guest Wi-Fi networks in minutes.
Posted: September 16, 2017
UAE. Announcement made at the Top 100 Real Estate Companies in the Arab World 2017 annual ceremony.
Posted: September 15, 2017
SINGAPORE. New product line combines low power consumption with advanced learning and mobile AI capabilities.
Posted: September 15, 2017
ZURICH. Aged just 23, Ed Broadhead will help run a Fortune 500 Company for one month with the Adecco Group CEO Alain Dehaze; Ed showed a winning combination of entrepreneurship, learning agility, and strong communication skills.
Posted: September 15, 2017
UAE. The group has so far completed projects worth AED450 million (US$122.6 million) with 359 units. Total 180 apartments have been sold out up to August 2017.

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date:Posted: September 20, 2017
UAE. The latest BNC Network report shows 543 hospitality projects are active in the UAE - reflecting the vibrancy of the leisure, tourism and the entertainment sectors.
date:Posted: September 18, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. A new report by executive search firm Metin Mitchell & Co highlights the confidence that Saudi women feel about their working futures and what needs to be done to increase the number of women in the workplace.
date:Posted: September 15, 2017
UAE. First of its kind study in the MENA region reveals why we are emotionally drawn to certain destinations and environments; Visible everyday human activity, greenery, artistic features and bright colours found to be the most powerful drivers of emotional engagement.
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.
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