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5 steps to create an innovative organisation
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5 steps to create an innovative organisation

Monday, 25 July 2016 3:50 PM

Shereen Tawfiq, advisor to His Excellency Eng. Adel M. Fakiehy the Minister of Economy and Planning in KSA, and founder of Initiativez, a GCC-based learning and development company, advises on how to create a culture of innovation.

3 business ideas with huge potential
StartUp»

3 business ideas with huge potential

Monday, 25 July 2016 3:49 PM

Want to start your own business but unsure of the start-up ideas available? Neil Petch, chairman at Virtugroup, uncovers a few opportunities entrepreneurs should embrace in the second half of 2016.

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How to create a blog for your business
StartUp»

How to create a blog for your business

Tuesday, 19 July 2016 3:06 PM

Alexander Rauser of Prototype guides you through the process of creating and managing a blog for your business

Why intellectual property fee hikes need to be redesigned
Politics & Economics»

Why intellectual property fee hikes need to be redesigned

Saturday, 16 July 2016 12:47 AM

Several Gulf states have declared their intention to create ‘knowledge economies’ but high taxes on creativity do little to inspire, says Courtney Trenwith

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10 things to know when starting a business in the UAE
StartUp»

10 things to know when starting a business in the UAE

Wednesday, 13 July 2016 1:56 PM

Tanaz Dizadji, founder and CEO of insydo, a Dubai-based digital start-up, shines a spotlight on how decision-making process evolves as a start-up grows

How big are Saudi Arabia's oil reserves really?
Energy»

How big are Saudi Arabia's oil reserves really?

Tuesday, 5 July 2016 7:45 PM

There is widespread scepticism about the official estimates of kingdom's oil reserves, says Reuters analyst John Kemp

The resilience of Palestinian entrepreneurs
StartUp»

The resilience of Palestinian entrepreneurs

Tuesday, 5 July 2016 3:18 PM

In this article, the first in a two part series, Ambar Amleh, chief operating officer at Ibtikar Fund, takes a broad look at that the Palestinian entrepreneurship ecosystem

How the Brexit aftermath affects the GCC
Politics & Economics»

How the Brexit aftermath affects the GCC

Saturday, 2 July 2016 12:55 AM

There will be winners and losers as the global economy comes to terms with the still-unknown implications of the UK’s shock decision, says Courtney Trenwith

Successful heirs sustain family businesses
Politics & Economics»

Successful heirs sustain family businesses

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 11:11 AM

Legal frameworks have holes; all generations must support the management plan

Trump and UK's Leave campaign are peas in a pod
Politics & Economics»

Trump and UK's Leave campaign are peas in a pod

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 10:40 AM

Like the ‘Brexiteers’, Trump successfully thumped his rivals in the Republican primaries by making outrageous statements, often unsubstantiated

How to launch a tech start-up
StartUp»

How to launch a tech start-up

Monday, 27 June 2016 9:32 AM

Meera Kaul, the founder of The Meera Kaul Foundation, shares some essential tips for launching a tech start-up

The case for consolidation in the UAE's banking sector
Banking & Finance»

The case for consolidation in the UAE's banking sector

Saturday, 25 June 2016 12:36 AM

If two of the UAE’s largest banks can see the benefits in merging, why are the smaller institutions so reluctant, asks Courtney Trenwith

Why Dubai businesses should use podcasts to build brands, support local culture
StartUp»

Why Dubai businesses should use podcasts to build brands, support local culture

Monday, 20 June 2016 10:23 AM

Hebah Fisher, co-founder of Dubai-based start-up Kerning Cultures, explains why local businesses should turn to podcasting to both support local culture and build their brands

Saudi Arabia’s economic balancing act
Politics & Economics»

Saudi Arabia’s economic balancing act

Saturday, 18 June 2016 3:31 PM

The kingdom needs to manage a fine line between delivering targets and not overrunning costs.

A cautionary tale from the Dubai property market
Property»

A cautionary tale from the Dubai property market

Friday, 17 June 2016 11:19 AM

While a recent episode involving an off-plan developer and unhappy investors has been resolved, it should serve as a lesson to potential buyers.

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