Interviews

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Box clever: UPS president Jim Barber
Transport»

Box clever: UPS president Jim Barber

Jim Barber has spent 29 years with UPS. Climbing the ladder, from delivery man right up to company executive, he has spent his life driving the growth of the global logistics and delivery group. Now his focus is turning toward the GCC, where he believes the company has real growth prospects

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Promising the World: Josef Kleindienst
Property»

Promising the World: Josef Kleindienst

The Heart of Europe is destined to become the first permanent development at the all-but-abandoned...

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Let me entertain you: Pragma's Joe Tabet
Travel & Hospitality»

Let me entertain you: Pragma's Joe Tabet

Pragma Group’s deal with Italian designer Roberto Cavalli to operate branded cafes, clubs and...

Interview: Willie Walsh
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Interview: Willie Walsh

Willie Walsh has always been one of the most outspoken chief executives in the aviation industry...

Interview: General Electric's Nabil Habayeb
Energy»

Interview: General Electric's Nabil Habayeb

General Electric’s man in the region, Nabil Habayeb, discusses the giant US manufacturer’s...

UAE to become a hub for scrapping of old aircraft
Transport»

UAE to become a hub for scrapping of old aircraft

Nearly 50 airplanes have been left abandoned and will be dismantled by Ras Al Khaimah International...

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Leading by example: Tharawat interview
StartUp»

Leading by example: Tharawat interview

Farida El Agamy of Tharawat Family Business Forum explains how the business network helps companies...

A feast of photography: Lumitrix interview
StartUp»

A feast of photography: Lumitrix interview

Since launching online photography gallery Lumitrix, Cara Connell has not only helped raise...

The woman aiming to help 75% of Emiratis own their own home by 2021
Construction»

The woman aiming to help 75% of Emiratis own their own home by 2021

Zahra Al Aboodi, UAE Ministry of Public Works undersecretary on developing the country's long...

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Brick by brick: Danube's Rizwan Sajan
Property»

Brick by brick: Danube's Rizwan Sajan

Barely a property in Dubai has been developed without building supplies from Danube, now the...

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Positive change: Interview with Raja Al Gurg
StartUp»

Positive change: Interview with Raja Al Gurg

Raja Al Gurg is one of the UAE’s most successful and best known business women. She spoke to...

Tasweek: preparing to go public
Property»

Tasweek: preparing to go public

Masood Al Awar made his name as the first real estate agent to sell freehold property in Dubai...

Interview: Staywell Hospitality chief Simon Wan
Travel & Hospitality»

Interview: Staywell Hospitality chief Simon Wan

Simon Wan is planning to expand StayWell Hospitality to 100 properties worldwide. Many of those...

Facebook: One billion friends and counting...
Technology»

Facebook: One billion friends and counting...

Facebook is taking over the world, one ‘like’ at a time. The woman who oversees the tech giant...

The insider: Sameer Al Ansari
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The insider: Sameer Al Ansari

Sameer Al Ansari is one of few people to have seen the rise, fall and rebirth of Dubai from...

Behind the scenes of Msheireb Downtown
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Behind the scenes of Msheireb Downtown

Doha’s ambitious plan to completely redevelop the historical centre of the city is gathering...


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