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Who fears the lady in the burkini?
Politics & Economics»

Who fears the lady in the burkini?

Monday, 22 August 2016 12:13 PM

Burkini is a linguistic cross between a burka and a bikini, has been banned on some beaches in France because is not compatible with its values

How local businesses in the UAE can help each other
StartUp»

How local businesses in the UAE can help each other

Monday, 22 August 2016 9:33 AM

Rooda Al Neama founder of Level 99 Lab, explains that by providing assistance to other small business local entrepreneurs can build a more supportive entrepreneurial environment for all

Will OPEC agree to freeze output in September?
Energy»

Will OPEC agree to freeze output in September?

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 3:46 PM

OPEC and non-OPEC countries are again flirting with the idea of a production freeze, says Reuters analyst John Kemp

Five sectors where UAE-based start-ups are hitting it big
StartUp»

Five sectors where UAE-based start-ups are hitting it big

Tuesday, 16 August 2016 10:56 AM

Karl Hougaard, head of sales and marketing at Virtuzone, lists five sectors that offer tremendous business opportunities for UAE-based entrepreneurs, adding that ignoring them might lead to missing out on a once-in-a-lifetime chance

For Dubai's expats, the grass is not always greener on the other side
Politics & Economics»

For Dubai's expats, the grass is not always greener on the other side

Saturday, 13 August 2016 12:26 AM

Anecdotal evidence suggests that while some workers are leaving the country, many others have decided to stay put, says Ed Attwood

How we redefined the events market in the UAE
StartUp»

How we redefined the events market in the UAE

Thursday, 11 August 2016 12:54 PM

Ramzi Nakad and Bong Guerrero, managing partners of Brag, a Dubai-based experiential events company, share their 10 principles of success for entrepreneurs and SMEs

Why CEOs must define their purpose (or suffer because of it)
Business»

Why CEOs must define their purpose (or suffer because of it)

Thursday, 11 August 2016 10:27 AM

A statement of purpose is more than a rough guide to life. It's a reassuring anchor when difficult decisions are required

How do the numbers stack up in the UAE, Saudi Arabia?
Politics & Economics»

How do the numbers stack up in the UAE, Saudi Arabia?

Friday, 5 August 2016 1:28 AM

Growth in the UAE and Saudi Arabia is slower compared to 2014 and 2015, but cuts in government spending may have gone too far

NBAD-FGB merger: Bigger is not necessarily better
Banking & Finance»

NBAD-FGB merger: Bigger is not necessarily better

Friday, 5 August 2016 1:25 AM

While analysts will be examining the financial impact of the NBAD-First Gulf Bank merger, there are some practicalities that need to be dealt with

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If you're not a general, stop leading like one
Business»

If you're not a general, stop leading like one

Tuesday, 2 August 2016 12:41 PM

Devising strategy from afar and leading with an iron fist denotes poor understanding of what it takes to be an effective leader

What went wrong at Pacific Controls?
Industries»

What went wrong at Pacific Controls?

Saturday, 30 July 2016 12:20 AM

The recent episode has highlighted that even major companies are starting to be hit hard by the slowing economy, says Ed Attwood

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5 steps to create an innovative organisation
StartUp»

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.

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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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