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Putting Dubai on the global startup map
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Putting Dubai on the global startup map

Led by regional tech veteran, Ned Jaroudi, 1776 aims to bring global startups to Dubai, promote regional startups to the world and help foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in the public sector.

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Brand View: Standard Chartered continues to exceed expectations
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Brand View: Standard Chartered continues to exceed expectations

Sponsored content: Standard Chartered continues to be at the forefront of innovative financial...

How one Dubai bank, born in the eye of the storm, made it work
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How one Dubai bank, born in the eye of the storm, made it work

“We have been growing nicely over the years" and increasing profits, says CEO

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Aston Martin looking for more owners in Dubai
Cars & Boats»

Aston Martin looking for more owners in Dubai

After years of static motion, British car maker is ready to enter the luxury automotive race...

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This Asian bank is trying to tap into Dubai’s private wealth
Banking & Finance»

This Asian bank is trying to tap into Dubai’s private wealth

Area of business expected to see one of the highest growth rates in the world

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Travel & Hospitality»

"Dubai’s market has remained resilient in the face of tough conditions"

GM of the five-star Sofitel Downtown Dubai, says competition keeps him on his toes

Ten questions: Travis Kalanick
Business»

Ten questions: Travis Kalanick

Uber CEO on flying cars, managing a US$60 billion company and why car ownership is his biggest...

FIVE MINUTE INTERVIEW: Vic Bageria
Business»

FIVE MINUTE INTERVIEW: Vic Bageria

CEO & CVO at Sàvant Data System

Restaurant entrepreneur Ziad Kamel's leap into Dubai
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Restaurant entrepreneur Ziad Kamel's leap into Dubai

Two childhood friends moved from their native Beirut to Dubai in the span of a decade to carve...

Dubai's Nightlife Entrepreneur: Samer Hamadeh
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Dubai's Nightlife Entrepreneur: Samer Hamadeh

Samer Hamadeh, founder of Stereo Arcade, the preferred choice of Dubai’s arty, laid-back party...

Maritime industry in Dubai on pace to be worth $66bn
Transport»

Maritime industry in Dubai on pace to be worth $66bn

The GCC's first arbitration centre for shipping disputes is already making waves

Al Etihad Credit Bureau working to expose over-leveraged borrowers
Banking & Finance»

Al Etihad Credit Bureau working to expose over-leveraged borrowers

'We are going to change the industry going forward', says CEO Marwan Lutfi

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Yacht building in the UAE remains on course
Cars & Boats»

Yacht building in the UAE remains on course

Gulf Craft is not immune to the downturn, let alone 'disruptors': CEO

The digital domain: Future of banking in the UAE
Banking & Finance»

The digital domain: Future of banking in the UAE

Sponsored content: Shehzad Hameed, Head of Retail Banking, Standard Chartered UAE, explains...

Port of call: CEO Mark Geilenkirchen
Transport»

Port of call: CEO Mark Geilenkirchen

As food security becomes a significant concern for the GCC, Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone...

At your service: Imad Elia, CEO of Roda Hotel Group
Business»

At your service: Imad Elia, CEO of Roda Hotel Group

We sit down with Imad Elia, CEO of Roda Hotel Group, to discuss his love of Ferraris, Patek...


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